Americana : Musicians / Groups

Bert Scholl & Friends
Bert Scholl & Friends is a fiercely passionate, bluegrass-infused, Outlaw Country string band, consisting of upright bass, fiddle, acoustic guitar, mandolin, banjo & electric guitar.
Bittersweet
Drawing from a wide range of musical influences, Bittersweet plays an eclectic mix of songs from country, folk, old-time, blues, and rock -- Americana.
Blue Sky Mission Club
With a deep understanding of Roots, Rhythm and Americana; Blue Sky Mission Club creates a sound all their own with jumping Soulgrass beats and lively social commentary!
Bob & Dee
Dee’s lovely voice and imaginative violin solos meet Bob’s airy and exuberant finger style guitar rhythms and vocal harmonies.
Burns & Kristy
Acoustic pop, country, Folk....variety show
Cats Elbow
Cats Elbow is an alternative roots rock band based in Ithaca, NY.
Cielle
Original acoustic bluesy folk
Cubbage
Folk/Pop with a taste of Jazz
The Darts
The Darts are developing a niche all their own— one with a rock n’ roll foundation and just the right amount of pop and alt country polish to make it all sound like a memory from the summer of your youth.
DnT
Drew 'n' Tracey play and sing acoustic original Americana
El Caminos
A soundtrack for the truck stop in anywhere USA. Scorching guitars, broken hearts, crooning vocals, & stories of small town life turned upside down all come together to create an atmosphere that can only be described as all-American Bar-Room Music
The Fly Rods
Taking sonic inspiration from generally "basic" rock and roll bands like Crazy Horse, CCR, Ramones, Velvet Underground and a bunch of others, the Fly Rods play what could be called organic Americana rock and roll.
Gas Food Lodging
Get off life's hectic highway for a while and listen to Gas Food Lodging play original and classic outlaw country, roots, and Americana!
The Hilltoppers Bluegrass Band
The Hilltoppers play neo-traditional bluegrass with an edgy hard driving style that plows a new furrow in hallowed ground and turns up hidden gems that are unknown, yet familiar.
The Horse Flies
"The Horse Flies churn out swirling, addictive songs, blending tradition with invention." -- Rolling Stone
The Immortal Jellyfish
With beautiful 3 part harmonies we cover the best of the American popular music song book- Billy Joel to Norah Jones, Clapton to Mary Chapin Carpenter. All musical genres-Motown, Blues, Swing, Rock and Country covers are presented in an authentic fashion in the way only the Immortal Jellyfish can do.
The Ithaca Bottom Boys
Spirited Americana
Jim Hull
Singer / Acoustic guitar - plays covers from many musical genres (oldies, rock, country, folk, standards), from Zac Brown, Adele, Johnny Cash to James Taylor, Billy Joel, Beatles, Eagles and more. Also has several original songs.
Joe Crookston
Stomping Loud in Minor Keys and Story Songs and Jubilee
Jordan Morton
A double-bass player who creates "a melting pot of voice, harmonics, low grit, groove, poetry, prayer – not quite pop music, not quite Lieder, not quite folk"
Katherine Aelias Band
A folk-rock duo (sometimes a full band) that spends warmer months playing in the Ithaca area, and touring the states, and the rest of the year in Costa Rica.
Lady D & The Shadow Spirits
Lady D & The Shadow Spirits capture an ethereal, indie folk vibe. Intimate, and expansive, these songs speak stark truths and poetic tales of the soul.
The Local Farmers Union
Farmer-Folk Jam Funkgrass
Mary Bentley and Rosie
Ithaca
Acoustic folk pop, lots of heart and long notes. Originals and some bent covers with a unique and yet familiar feel. Guitar, stand up Bass and big vocals.
The Mockingbeards
The Mockingbeards are an acoustic folk quartet out of Ithaca, New York featuring guitars, mandolin, bass, violin and vocal harmony. They play a wide range of traditional, original and contemporary folk music, drawing upon rock, soul, and bluegrass influences.
Not From Wisconsin
Chamber Folk, Indie Rock, Americana, Folk, Roots, Chamber Pop, Alt Country
The Notorious String Busters
String Bustin Hip Breakin Bluegrass!
The Purple Valley
Blues swing, rock and roll, country, Americana
Regina O'Brien
Songwriter and recording artist. Regina performs as part of a duo. She plays guitar and keys alongside her longtime lead guitarist, Charles d'Orban. Regina is always happy to get her hands on a venue's piano too!
Sum Dude
Acoustic and electric rock 'n' roll
Sundown Sally
Sundown Sally is a 4 piece Alt-Indie Americana band from Ithaca, NY with soulful, heartfelt lyrics and influences of classic country, folk, rock, and pop.
Sunny Weather
Americana, Zydeco, Acoustic Music, Studio Beats, Song maker, Producer, & Neighbor.
Technicolor Trailer Park
Lisa Gould and Jerry Tanner are coming forward with their own approach to the folk scene. From silly to serious, from love songs to foot stompers, they deliver it all. Ya just gotta stop by and check out T.T.P. PEACE LOVE and BUNNIES!
Tino Navarra
Tino Navarra plays acoustic Americana: rock, blues, folk, ragtime. Tino is currently working on a full length album, after a brief sabbatical from the local music scene, and plans to tour and continue to play music professionally. Contact via e-mail or phone: 607.227.1799
Train Shot
Acoustic originals and covers
Travis Knapp
Hopeful soul-lifting acoustic music rooted in folk, soul, jazz, pop, gospel piano/banjo/guitar/vocals from the forests and fields of the Finger Lakes, NY
Tru Bleu
Three musicians who are dedicated to writing, playing, and singing music with heart, soul, and meaning.
Unreal City / Unreal Village
Unreal City promulgates raucous acoustic chicanery and bedevilment. Original songs by Ted Walsh are quirky and ironic; covers are from any genre, rendered in an Unreal style. It's jacked-up Americana.
The Zen Rites
alternative, indie, conscious, folk