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The Wood Brothers
Calgary Folk Fest

The Wood Brothers

from Nashville, TN

Multi-instrumentalists Chris and Oliver Wood’s music reveals the power of sibling musical attraction after spending 15 years pursuing separate careers. Brother Chris gained legions of fans as the co-founding-bass player of the legendary jazz funk hip-hop fusion trio Medeski, Martin and Wood. Oliver followed the R&B roots-rock route first as a member of Tinsley Ellis’ blues band before forming his own band, King Johnson. Sitting in on Oliver’s gig led to the fusing of fraternal forces. The Wood Brothers added a non-brother, Jano Rix, on drums, and released their first of a dozen albums in 2006. They generate a multidimensional melting pot of North American roots music – country folk melded with bluesy gospel soul that Paste Magazine dubbed “masters of soulful folk.” Poets who narrate everyday American life, one song describes a woman escaping abuse in a small southern town and another tackles the irony of alienation. The Wood Brothers are best experienced live, like on their Live at the Barn LP recorded at a sweaty sold out show at Levon Helm’s famous concert venue/studio for a night of eclectic musical pyrotechnics. Fans already know the musical heat they give off, now you know what to expect too.

Biography by Eric Rosenbaum

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