Artist info

Genre

Roots


Sounds like

no one else in the world


band members

Steve Foster- songwriter, vocals, guitar,mandolin, harmonica;Ron Williams-banjo & bass harmonies; John Hyland-dobro, guitar & tenor harmonies; James Sked-double bass.


Influences

Dixie Chicks, Dylan, Cream


Bio

Australia's own award winning songwriter, Steve Foster, is back in Adelaide, with his band Blackwood County Bluegrass Ensemble. Catchy original songs, with a country, bluegrass, folk, rock, blues, roots, mixture. NEWSFLASH!!!!!! Steve's upbeat song: "I GUESS I'M GONNA NEED SOMEBODY ELSE" (featured here on triple J Unearthed) has just been awarded the APRA/SACCM 2006 SA Country Song Of the Year (Traditional) NEW CD: Steve Foster & Blackwood County Bluegrass Ensemble, Limited Edition,Outback Fringe Festival Tour 2006, (includes the award winning track) available on the website, as are Steve's other CD's including a re-release on CD of the original vinyl LP hit,"Coming Home In A Jar". Also available the Steve Foster-A Life In Music black T shirt in all sizes

Review

Mr Penny

30 Jul 2007

40

Oh man it's like old slim hit the Rodeo, and picked upa few damsels, Reminds me a bit of Peter Paul and Mary with the layered harmonies

Oh man it's like old slim hit the Rodeo, and picked upa few damsels, Reminds me a bit of Peter Paul and Mary with the layered harmonies