Hard hitting and heartfelt old time and early bluegrass stringband music.

With roots in Portland, Oregon and Liverpool, England The Horsenecks play a dynamic mix of American roots music that they bring to life with the high-energy performance of a group of people who love the music they play.  Top-shelf musicianship and a love of the lost art of Old Time music are swiftly making them a well-loved and highly respected staple in the traditional music scenes in the US and the UK.


Gabrielle Macrae; Fiddle, banjo, guitar  

Barry Southern;  Banjo, fiddle, guitar  

Chris Marshal; Bass

Dave Searson; Guitar


"...on every track their talent is self evident...
...Gabrielle’s fiddle playing has a real energy and a complexity
that is stunning...
...Barry’s banjo style is jaw dropping whether
he is playing the open back banjo and clawhammer style to
produce melodic and mellow tones or the bluegrass picking
"    -Sue Rooke, OLD TIME NEWS No. 84 Winter 2015-16


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