Bluegrass 43 has been playing together since 1977 and is currently the oldest French bluegrass band still touring. They toured the american summer festivals six times and played all around Europe (Switzerland, Germany, Belgium, Italy, Spain, Netherlands, …) but it will be the first time they come to Ireland!
Their 40th anniversary has been celebrated on stage in 2017, opening for Emmylou Harris at Country Rendez-Vous Festival in Craponne and was a blast ! They play a mix of traditional and contemporary bluegrass. The band's member are:
Jean-Paul Delon on guitar and vocals
Jean-Marc Delon on banjo and vocals
Alain Audras on bass and vocals
Philippe Ochin on mandolin and vocals