Locally Grown’s “Funk Up the Grass” project is featured in The Washington City Paper

Locally Grown’s “Funk Up the Grass”  project is featured in The Washington City  Paper.

http://www.washingtoncitypaper.com/arts/music/blog/20833396/funk-up-the-grass-on-chip-pys-locally-grown-music-series

 

Funk Up the Grass 2 (32 of 32)

 

 

Funk Up The Grass Behind The Scenes

For the season finale of Locally Grown I invited seven talented musicians from different backgrounds to The Yarden and asked them to make some Bluegrass Songs Funky .

High on the mountain (1 of 1)

This is the behind the scenes footage.

Funk Up the Grass Behind the Scenes, “We Want the Funk”

Funk Up the Grass Behind the Scenes, “You’ll Never Leave Harlen Alive”

Funk Up the Grass Behind the Scenes “Never Let Your Deal Go Down”

Funk Up the Grass Behind the Scenes “In the Pines”

Locally Grown Season 2 Episode 9 “Funk Up the Grass”

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For the final episode of Season Two of Locally Grown I invited DC’s (which means the country’s) best Funk Musicians to meet DC’s best Bluegrass Musicians and “Funk Up the Grass”.

Funk Up the Grass Musicians
Vocals                    Dari Jay
Guitar &Vocals    Dede Wyland
Trombone            Greg Boyer
Bass                       Geff King
Fiddle                   Patrick McAvinue
Horn                     Jasen “O” Holland
Banjo                    Ira Gitlin

Here are some behind the scenes video as they met and warmed up special thanks to Neil Rubino for shooting these