Pedal-Powered Americana

Posted on Aug 9, 2012

Come check out Steel Wheels at Zoo Music this Friday.

The Steel Wheels are an Americana band, rooted in musical styles that explore blues and bluegrass. During their 2011 tour, they traveled by bicycle (one member even towing an upright bass).

When

Aug 10, 2012
06:00 PM – 09:00 PM

Where

ABQ BioPark Zoo
903 Tenth Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87104

Description

Part of the Zoo Music Concert Series.

Based in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, The Steel WheelsLeaving www.cabq.gov, click for disclaimerexplore the territories between blues and bluegrass, old-time sing-alongs and foot-stompin’ fiddle tunes.

The band shines exceptionally in their live shows, and they have played at Americana festivals such as the Bristol Rhythm & Roots Festival, Kerrville Folk Festival, Floydfest, Albino Skunk Music Festival, Smoky Hill River Festival, and many more.

Listen to their music here. Leaving www.cabq.gov, click for disclaimer

“Imagine a blend of the passion of the Avett Brothers, the instrumentals of Old Crow Medicine Show, and then sprinkle in the backwoods feel of The Legendary Shack Shakers.”
~John Walker, Americana Roots

Event Information

Doors open at 6 p.m. Concert begins at 7:30 p.m.

Price

$10 adults; $5 seniors 65+; $3 children 3-12
No charge for children two and younger.
NM BioPark Society members half-price.