The Shrine Main Room

The Shrine NYC (Main Room)

08 Sep 2017 NYC, NY (USA)


Time : 10pm
Venue : The Shrine NYC
Address : 2271 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd
State : NY
Zip : 10030
Phone : (212) 690-7807
Contact Website :
The Shrine is an amazing venue to see a show!
2271 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd, New York, NY 10030
(212) 690-7807
NYC based Banjo Nickaru & Western Scooches is explosive! Perhaps the only band fusing world music with country, bluegrass, folk, roots, music of New Orleans, 1920s and originals.
Band members have played with the likes of Paul McCartney, George Benson, Jimmy McGriff as well as performed on ABC’s Good Morning America, WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour, Kansas City Folk Festival main stage via Folk Alliance International, upcoming 2017 NERFA Semi-Formal, Blue Plate Special, Extended Play Sessions (The Alt. Root), Relix featured videos (I’m Gettin’ Married and Misfits’ Halloween), NPR Tiny Desk 2017 contest submission site, Horses Sing None Of It TV show, John Platt’s WFUV FM, On Your Radar (Rockwood Music Hall) and appeared in movies such as Mona Lisa Smile (with Julia Roberts), Away We Go, Disney’s Enchanted and PBS Masterpiece The Chaperone.
#5 Artist, #6 Album, #7 Song on International Folk DJ Chart Sept. 2016
“They go back to basics with songs that bask in a genuine roots regimen and a sense of timeless tradition.”
Elmore Magazine
“Americana music at its purest and most impressive.” No Depression
“Unfailingly high-spirited.” LONDON TIMES
“…Banjo Nickaru & Western Scooches are ridiculously fun.” Rambles.
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