The Spinney Brothers
In 2012, The Spinney Brothers appeared in
The musical identity of this multi-award winning, crowd pleasing group is traditional, southern-flavoured bluegrass music. The first generation of bluegrass legends left an indelible mark, but the Spinney Brothers have been equally shaped by their life experiences and Nova Scotia heritage. Incorporating original material and traditional standards, they seamlessly intertwine the past and present with fresh, exciting, foot-stomping sounds. With brother duet singing, backed by tight and accomplished instrumentation, the Spinney Brothers’ show is entertaining and lively, and leaves you shouting for more. The Spinney Brothers are Allan Spinney (guitar/vocals), Rick Spinney (banjo/vocals), Gary Dalrymple (mandolin) and Darryl Hebb (upright bass).
ARTIST WEBSITE: www.spinneybrothers.com
From the Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia, the Spinney Brothers are comprised of Allan Spinney, Rick Spinney, Gary Dalrymple, and Darryl Hebb .
Brothers Allan and Rick debuted their band in 1992, showcasing a tight brother duet vocal style that was immediately recognized for it's energetic and distinctive sound.
The cornerstone of the Spinney Brothers musical identity is the sound of traditional, southern-flavoured bluegrass music. The first generation bluegrass legends have been an important musical influence, yet their music is equally shaped by their personal lives and local heritage. By incorporating original material, which draws from various sources, the Spinney Brothers effortlessly intertwine the past with the present.
The Spinney Brothers believe in freshness and excitement of traditional bluegrass music. Brother duet singing, backed by supportive and complimentary instrumentation, is the foundation of their tasteful and recognizable sound. Give a listen, and you are sure to be entertained.