Travis Wetzel Trio kicks off bluegrass season

By on September 28, 2016

Farm Country Shindig will kick off its 2016-2017 season with the Travis Wetzel Trio on Oct. 1. Doors open at 5 p.m. and the concert starts at 6. The event will be held in the Reinholds Fire Company banquet hall, 138 W. Main St., Reinholds.

Wetzel’s repertoire includes Celtic, Native American, gospel, and country, along with bluegrass music. He is a lead fiddler, but you will find him playing the mandolin, guitar and doing vocals.

Wetzel has worked on countless recording projects and has performed and recorded with artists such as Bill Monroe, Jesse McReynolds, Del McCoury, Doyle Lawson, and Mac Wiseman. He now resides in the Nashville, Tenn., area and plays with Jesse McReynolds, performing at bluegrass festivals and on the Grand Ole Opry.

Also appearing will be Ideltymes Bluegrass Band, who offer a unique blend of hard driving, straight forward bluegrass music with tight, high harmonies. The band has been performing throughout the eastern U.S. since 1985.

There is a requested donation of $15 per adult; and $10 for teens 13 to 17. Children 12 and under are admitted free. Food will be sold.

For more information, call Scott at 610-573-0797.

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