String stummin' candy for your ears.

What's a good event without some live music? For 2020 we dug into the local Oregon music scene of Oakridge, Eugene and Portland to bring you some foot tapping, head bopping and finger snapping tunes.

 

Here's The Bus Fair 2020 music lineup which kicks off at 4PM and winds down at 9PM:

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Kelly Thibodeaux and The Etouffee Band 

Kelly Thibodeaux and The Etouffee Band

Led by the fiddler Mr. Kelly Thibodeaux of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Etouffee combines red hot fiddle, shufflin' rhythm and blues, and kickin' Southern rock to create an exciting new sound known as Swamp Rock.

Learn more about Kelly Thibodeaux and The Etouffee Band here.


 

Gabe Schliffer and the Sugar Pine Band  

Eugene, Oregon is a place of comprised of both windy ridges and misty hollows. The music of Sugar Pine is similarly diverse, ranging from dark, haunting harmonies to soaring, electrically charged instrumental jams. An eclectic mix of original songs and unique takes on roots and bluegrass tunes create a high-energy force that will make you want to get up and dance.

Sugar Pine came together out of the local jam scene in Eugene and has morphed into one of the most popular live bands in the Willamette Valley. The band is comprised of Gabe Schliffer – fiddle and cello, Jack Wheeler – dobro, Cory Briar – mandolin, Gordon DiQuattro – banjo, Bonnie Doran – bass, and Kyle McGonegle – guitar.

Learn more about Gabe Schliffer and the Sugar Pine Band here.


 

Ashleigh Flynn and The Riveters

“What you get when you mix an LA rocker with Keith Richards chops; a thumping rhythm section; soaring fiddle, keyboards and backing vocals; all fronted by a singer-songwriter once described as a cross between the Indigo Girls and Johnny Cash.”

Learn more about Ashleigh Flynn and The Riveters here.