With a handful of acoustic instruments and the clear harmonies of bluegrass song, Cahalen and Eli have created an entirely new strain of roots music. Their sound crosses the warmth of Cahalen's clawhammer banjo with the blistering runs of Eli's bluegrass guitar and percussive mandolin, and adds high lonesome harmonies that would fit into any evening at the Opry. Together, they've taken time-tested musical traditions and bent them into new shapes to fit a new world.
Cahalen Morrison is a genuinely old-time musician, who blends his love of American roots music with the dusty lands of his childhood in New Mexico. Building on influences like Norman Blake, Greg Brown, and Doc Watson, his music twists and turns in familiar, yet unexpected ways ... READ MORE