|NBS The MEMBERS
|Four bands (Kentucky Ho-Bo, Blue Grace, Out Of Bounds and Mako Unit) exist
now in Nagano-shi. Each is active originally, but holds a joint concert
(Nagano Bluegrass Special) every year in October. A bluegrass band began
activity in Nagano-shi and reached the 41th anniversary in this year. We
perform the commemorative concert on Nobember 11 (sat. night).
We would like the support of all of you.
KENTUCKY HO-BO (2007 - )
BLUE GRACE (2011 - )
OUT OF BOUNDS (2012 - )
MAKO UNIT (2016 - )
- OLD TIME BANDS -
SUNUP Mt. BOYS (2001-2011)
SUNTORY GENTLEMEN (1981-2007)
BLUEGRASS SWALLOWS (1992-1993)
BLUE RIDGE Mt. BOYS (1980-1981)
FRIENDSHIP ALLIANCE (1978-1980)
MILKEY WAY (1977-1978)
CITY GRASS RIVIVAL (1976-1980)
BLUEGRASS TRAD. BAND (1976-1992)
- FRIENDS -
MOUNTAIN SHACKS (tokyo)
AMBER YELL (chino/ina/hokuto)
|The Mountain Shacks which is modelled after Lonesome Pine Fiddlers and
Lilly Brothers. The hillbilly music bluegrass-style pleases us without
PEACH BOYS (suwa)
|Bluegrass at its best!
Hope you enjoy te ride on our runaway train!
|It is a sworn friend band of is long, associating with us.They sometimes
perform a live in Tokyo.The ability is widely known widely, and Nagano
has many fans.
YATSUGATAKE Mt. BOYS (hokuto yamanashi pref.)
|The splendid band which we love and respect. They are proud of outstanding ensemble and are proud of traditions more than 50 years.
BLUEGRASS SETTLERS (sanjo niigata-pref.)
|They develop a splendid stage performance with one only microphone.We were
taken care of by the Paul Rush Festival of 2014 very much.
J-PROJECT BAND (shonan kanagawa-pref.)
|They develop a stage performance mainly on an original song. The vocalist
of Miss Katano makes a listening person come near fantastically.
COUNTRY RABBITSS(maebashi gunma-pref.)
|The person hearing their performance for the first time will be shocked.
The stage performance that mixed bluegrass and drama and rakugo pleases
us really interestingly.
WEST FLASH (myoukou niigata-pref.)
|They are ability bands proud of a long career. They work on a live widely
in various quarters and get much support. I came to Nagano several times.
|It is the group which there is very close of us. Takahashi-san playing
a banjo is a master hand of the Shamisen, and Rawhide which he plays is
reached by much applause. They came to Nagano many times.