Bluegrass and new old-time from Portland, OR
2nd place winners of the 2012 Telluride Bluegrass Festival Band Contest, Wayward Vessel plays original acoustic music born from the traditions of American old-time music, and our bluegrass pioneers. With ear-catching arrangements, rich vocal harmonies, and instrumental prowess, Wayward Vessel makes their own unique flavor of bluegrass. Click here to view press on Wayward Vessel.
Wayward Vessel "Before The Grey"
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Although young, this ensemble is clearly accomplished and their talents shine through”
This group is unbelievable”
Wayward Vessel, the quartet from Portland Oregon is moving bluegrass music in the right direction.”
Conor Smith, National Bluegrass (Jul 23. 2012)
I checked out their music and I was immediately hooked. They present energetic and uplifting bluegrass. Each player in the group is extremely well-versed and comfortable with their instrument.”
Stirling Myles, Christmas Horse (May 1. 2012)
Wayward Vessel is a popular bluegrass/Americana group based in Portland, OR.”
John Lawless, Bluegrass Today (Jul 5. 2012)
Wayward Vessel performed at The Columbia Gorge Bluegrass Festival... They not only entertained the crowd but were asked for an encore. Fine band full of heart and superb musicianship.”
Fred Coates, Emcee Columbia Gorge Bluegrass Festival
Wayward Vessel...a fresh new voice on the NW bluegrass scene. Full of memorable melodies, varied instrumental colors and good picking.”
Billy Oskay, Owner Big Red Studio
Wayward Vessel has been a joy to work with. They are quick to respond to booking inquires and their performances put people on their feet.”
Meg Murray, Director of Flight Operations Raptor Ridge Winery
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