AJ and Molly are excited to be performing this weekend at the California Bluegrass Association's 40th Annual Father's Day Festival! AJ will be part of OMGG band and Molly will perform with Molly Tuttle & Friends. Jack and Molly are at the festival camp now, teaching. Come on out!
We're excited to be playing The Woodshed in San Jose, Saturday night, May 23. This intimate venue will probably sell out before the concert date, so buy tickets ahead if you'd like to come. The Woodshed Website has tickets for sale. Hope to see you there!
"The popular family act The Tuttles With A. J. Lee returned to the winner’s circle, claiming another title as best bluegrass band in the Northern California Bluegrass Awards held in Redwood City on January 24, 2015. Jack Tuttle won for best fiddle player, Michael Tuttle for best mandolin player, and A. J. Lee as best female vocalist. The Tuttle family is from Palo Alto and Lee is from Tracy. The 8th annual awards were presented by the Northern California Bluegrass Society as part of the weekend-long Bluegrass On Broadway Festival." - Northern California Bluegrass Society website news (www.NCBS.org)
We're excited to return to the Redwood Bluegrass Associates Concert Series on Saturday, January 17th. Hope you can join us there for a fun evening of music plus delicious desserts! This show may sell out so advance ticket purchases are advised: RBA.org (Redwood Bluegrass Associates website) or through Gryphon Stringed Instruments store in Palo Alto, CA.
We'll be playing at private events this fall, then Molly returns to Boston for festivals there. We all reunite at one of our favorite venues on Jan. 17 -- the Redwood Bluegrass Associates Concert Series in Mountain View, California. We've been playing there for so many years that the audience is like family. Lots of band news -- AJ will come out with her own awesome EP this fall! See http://www.aissalee.com/ for details. Molly's EP with The Goodbye Girls is high in the charts & she is a finalist in the FreshGrass Festival's Duet Contest, MA! See http://www.mollytuttle.net/ for more. Sullivan is about to go off to start college at UCSC! Stay tuned for more exciting developments from the band.
We're so happy to return to the wonderful Dead on the Creek festival in Willits, CA this year! We'll play a long set on Monday, August 11. This very friendly community/festival provides unlimited & delicious meals, wine, beer, non-alcoholic drinks, fun activities for families, a swimming pond, places to camp and great music. Tickets are sold in 3 or 4 day sets, but if you'd like to ask about attending just one or two days, or look into work/trade ticket discounts, contact Uncle John Phillips at John@DeadOnTheCreek.com.
Thank you to the venerable music magazine Bluegrass Unlimited for writing such a positive review of our newest CD! We are thrilled that you like it and wrote, "With singing and picking like this, these young players are a welcome wave of the future." To read Bluegrass Unlimited's Review of our new CD click HERE.