Sunday, August 2nd – 4:30-6:30 pm
Montara Mountain Boys
which way west?
Twang from the Mountaintop!
Toe-tapping good times delivered by Paul H. Taylor, the group’s founder, lead songwriter, vocals; Nick Evanson, songwriter, vocals, guitar & mandolin; Kenneth M. Sailors, songwriter, guitar, dobro, national steel & ukelele; Phil Hartman, vocals & bass.
They’ll regale you with two sets of classic and alt-country, Americana originals and some off-the-wall tunes likely to catch you off-guard and keep a smile on your face.
Nick Evanson calls the band’s music “hard to label,” saying “We do some old country like Johnny Cash and Merle Haggard. We do some Elvis and some Emerson, Lake and Palmer. We do some Buffalo Springfield as well as some Crosby, Stills and Nash. Paul’s tunes cover a wide range, sometimes Irish, sometimes Country Western, and a lot in between. We don’t do heavy rock or metal.”
Read more on Nick Evanson in this story from the July 28th San Jose Mercury News!
Our events are put on under the umbrella of the nonprofit Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project (the "BBCLP"). That's how we fund our ambitious schedule of 300 or so concerts and literary events every year.
The BBCLP is a 501(c)(3) non-profit...
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Gigging musicians! You have nothing to lose but your lack of a collective voice to achieve fair wages for your work!
The IMA can be a conduit for you, if you join in to make it work.
Read more here - Andy Gilbert's Feb 25 article about the IMA from KQED's site