Concerts at the Rock: Carolina Blue & Malpass Brothers
Old Rock School
|When||Mar 6 2021 7:30 p.m. - Mar 6 2021 9 p.m.|
|Where||Old Rock School|
|Address||400 Main Street West, Valdese, NC, 28690|
The Old Rock School in Valdese, North Carolina has become well-known throughout the nation for its outstanding bluegrass concerts. The 500 seat auditorium is the perfect place to hear all of your favorites. All of us at the Old Rock School are very excited about the 2020-2021 season and are happy to bring it to you. The handicap entrance is located at the side of the building (elevator).
About the band:
What a show this will be! The Malpass Brothers join Carolina Blue for a night you're sure not to forget! March 6, 2021 at 7:30pm will close out the season.
The Malpass Brothers: As young boys, Christopher and Taylor Malpass soaked up the music of their granddad’s phonograph records. Christopher earned his first talent show trophy at age 7, and Taylor was playing mandolin by the time he was 10. Today, they promote the work and music of classic country artists they treasure while creating new music and making their own mark in the lineage of a rich American cultural heritage.
Carolina Blue: The band was formed in 2007 after the release of the album Nothing So Blue by Bobby Powell and Tim Jones. Carolina Blue won the South Carolina state bluegrass championship at RenoFest in 2011. They also received their first Vocal Group of The Year Nomination at the 2018 SPBGMA Awards Show. They have appeared on the hit TV show “Song Of The Mountains” as well as “The Bluegrass Trail” series on RFDTV. The band's repertoire consists of original songs, many bluegrass favorites, and gospel, too, all done in the traditional style. Band members are Bobby Powell on guitar and vocals, Timmy Jones on mandolin and vocals, Reese Combs on upright bass and vocals, James McDowell on banjo and vocals, as well as American and Canadian Grand Master Fiddle Champion, Aynsley Porchak on fiddle, a recipient of the 2018 International Bluegrass Music Association’s Momentum Instrumentalist Award.
Tickets $30 in advance & $35 at the door. Tickets available for purchase on August 1st, 2020. Season tickets with reserved seating available now.Learn More
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Husband and wife duo Darin & Brooke Aldridge draw on the traditions of their native North Carolina, the savvy of a young, gifted band and their own dedication to ingenuity to create the most adventurous album of their career with their latest critically acclaimed release, Faster & Farther.