The Giving Tree Band has had many unique opportunities to connect with all kinds of music lovers and grow a community of “Giving Treehuggers.” Going back to 2010, their third studio album (The Joke, The Threat And The Obvious) climbed into the Top 40 of the Americana Airplay Chart and other roots radio. This helped establish the band as a promising folk rock act to many in the country world who could appreciate the crossover stylings of some influences like Kris Kristofferson, The Band, The Byrds, Gram Parsons/Flying Burrito Brothers or The Eagles. Read more at thegivingtreeband.com.
Old Salt Union find influence in the bluegrass roots of The Del McCoury Band and Sam Bush, but also draw inspiration from Bill Evans, Danny Elfman, Punch Brothers, and many more talented musicians. What makes Old Salt Union so special is their ability to stretch the boundaries of traditional bluegrass music by incorporating in-depth musical arrangements, a catchy hook, and an uncanny pop sensibility. They truly are a new generation of bluegrass in the industry. Read more at oldsaltunion.com.