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Crying Uncle & Friends (Nov. & Dec. Performances)

Posted by on Oct 26, 2017

Crying Uncle & Friends (Nov. & Dec. Performances)

Crying Uncle is a bluegrass duo band from Northern California, consisting of brothers Miles and Teo Quale, in collaboration with guest musicians. Miles, age 13 and primarily on fiddle, and Teo, age 11 and primarily on mandolin, are multi-instrumentalists who are state and national champions in fiddle and mandolin. The Quale brothers, as part of Rambling Minors and Crying Uncle, have performed at events such as California Bluegrass Association’s Father’s Day Bluegrass Festival and Freight and Salvage’s Berkeley Bluegrass Festival. Past performances include playing live on radio stations KVMR, KPFA and KKUP and opening for fiddler extraordinaire Michael Cleveland. Their band, Rambling Minors, was featured on NPR’s The California Report. In 2017 and 2016, the brothers were chosen to represent CBA’s Youth Program at the annual IBMA World of Bluegrass in Raleigh, North Carolina. Crying Uncle is based in the California Bay Area. Here are some November and December dates for Crying Uncle & Friends: Nov 12: Crying Uncle with Walker Sisters opening for Hawktail (Berkeley) Nov. 19: Crying Uncle with Andrew Osborn at Marin Farmers Market Nov. 26 (@5 pm): Crying Uncle with Andrew Osborn & Keenan Hammock opening for The Del McCoury Band Nov. 26 (@7:30 pm): Crying Uncle with Andrew Osborn & Keenan Hammock opening for The Del McCoury Band Dec. 2: Crying Uncle & Friends – Orinda House Concert Keep on picking, guys. We’ll try to keep...

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