Music from the Gate 10 Band and the Friday Night Dance Band will be performed at New River Community College’s Fiddle, Banjo and Dance Club Jamboree on March 12, 2022. Music will begin at 6 p.m. at 117 Edwards Hall at the NRCC in Dublin. The NRCC requires all individuals to wear masks indoors and social distancing protocols will be adhered to.
Gate 10 members Addie Levy, Gabe Scott and Jared Houseman are joined by Jacob Wright and Raistlin Brabson. Individually, this band has years of experience in the bluegrass world traveling the entire east coast playing traditional Appalachian music. This group is sure to bring great energy to any stage and ensure a good time for everyone.
The Friday Night Dance Band is an old band from Callaway, Virginia. Over the years the band has played many different venues, including jam sessions at Cannaday’s Store in Boones Mill and the Floyd Country Store and regular fundraising shows at the Floyd Fire. Department. The band also received a commendation from the Virginia General Assembly for their contributions to the community of Redwood and the town of Rocky Mount, where they performed for charity dances.
Doors open at 5 p.m. for the show. Free entry; however, donations will be accepted to help offset musicians’ travel expenses. Jamborees are usually held on the second Saturday of each month until April at NRCC, a venue affiliated with Crooked Road.
For more information on events, please contact Tim Jones at (540) 674-3625 or visit www.nr.edu/fiddle.