The Ragbirds music is diverse and foreign, yet somehow familiar. With a brand new album in 2012 (Travelin’ Machine), this up-and-coming Michigan band has been traveling the country with their “infectious global groove” gathering a passionate grassroots fan base of all ages.Named Homegrown Music Network’s #1 selling album for their 2007 release, The Ragbirds have gone on to top the charts in Osaka (#1 for the single Book of Matches) and to surpass 10,000 albums sold in 2010. Festival favorites, they have performed at Rothbury, 10,000 Lakes, CMJ Music Marathon, Summer Camp, Electric Forest, Wheatland, Blissfest and many more. They have shared the stage with Rusted Root, Matisyahu, Railroad Earth, John Butler Trio, Toubab Krewe, Cornmeal, Greensky Bluegrass, Hot Buttered Rum, Jeff Daniels, The Everyone Orchestra, The Duhks, and many others.The Ragbirds’ albums have received local and national praise, hailed “Highly impressive!” by USA Today and touted as “Astounding international eclecticism” by Reveal Arts. In just six years the band has performed in over forty states to the tune of 150+ shows a year. You can find show dates, venues and more at theragbirds.com.
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