X
Read our response to COVID-19 and sign up for updates | View our current Customer Support status
  View site in English, Español, or Français
The fair-trade ticketing company.
Sign Me Up!  |  Log In
 
Find An Event Create Your Event Help
 
Pluck & Rail at the Howland
Howland Cultural Center
Beacon, NY
Share this event:
Get Tickets
There are no active dates for this event.


Event

Pluck & Rail at the Howland
The Howland Cultural Center, Beacon's premier Arts and Entertainment venue, is pleased to present Pluck and Rail with George Gierer (guitar, banjo, lead vocals), Andrew Sussman (cello, mandolin, vocals), Zach Swanson (bass) and Nicholas Lieto (trumpet, flugelhorn, percussion.) Drawing from the deep well of American music, Pluck and Rail blend together gritty songwriting, tight vocal melodies and soaring cello runs to craft their unique sound. Pluck and Rail is the acoustic intersection of Andrew Sussman of the prog-rck heavyweights, Frogg Cafe and George Gierer of the folkabilly band, South County. George bought his first guitar at age 17 and moved to Austin, Texas, where he soaked up the sounds of the South and was forever changed. After hearing Eddie Van Halen at the age of 15, the classically trained cellist Sussman started spinning Bach into the blues and Beethoven into Zappa. Pluck and Rail's original compositions are equal parts: Ralph Stanley, The Decemberists, Morphine, Robert Earl Keen, Gillian Welch, Wilco, The Avett Brothers, Roscoe Holcomb, Mumford and Sons and Led Zeppelin, and their live performances blister with a passion and energy not often seen in acoustic music. Susan Reid is a Connecticut-based banjoist, guitarist, and contralto singer known for her innovative interpretations of American and  world-music traditions, and original compositions.

Location

Howland Cultural Center (View)
477 Main Street
Beacon, NY 12508
United States

Categories

Music > Country

Kid Friendly: No
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!

Contact


Contact us
Email
support@brownpapertickets.com
Phone
1-800-838-3006 US, Canada, Puerto Rico
Resources
Careers
Developers
Help
Ticket Buyers
Track Your Order
Browse Events
Locations
Event Producers
Create an Event
Pricing
Services
Buy Pre-Printed Tickets
The Venue List
Find out about local events
Get daily or weekly email notifications of new and discounted events in your neighborhood.
Sign up for local events
Connect with us
Follow us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Follow us on Instagram
Watch us on YouTube
Read our blog
Get to know us
Use of this service is subject to the Terms of Usage, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy of Brown Paper Tickets. All rights reserved. © 2000-2020 Mobile EN ES FR