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Booking & Press Kit
Please submit booking inquiries to:
Nikolaj Kristensen // Made By Nico
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IBMA Distinguished Achievement Award
Lifetime Achievement Award, LEXI Award
"The McLains are to bluegrass what Martha White is to flour!"
- Rich Baker
"Bluegrass Ramble" WOSU, Columbia, OH
"Amazing artistry, incredible technique, & great showmanship. But for me, what sets the McLains apart is the truthfulness and honesty they bring to their music-making, the shimmering purity of their sound."
- Dr. Peter LaRue, Music Dept. Chair, Georgetown University (KY)
“A joyous celebration of Americana.”
- The Washington Post
“A marvelous group, smoothly professional and bursting with talent.”
- Louisville Courier-Journal
“The McLain Family Band offered an attractive mixture of old favorites and originals. Their instrumental and vocal arrangements were consistently fresh.”
- New York Times
“Truly remarkable! Fluent on any number of instruments, the McLain’s played and sang with an intensity and ferocious energy that was instantly captivating and which quickly found its way into the hearts of the crowd who had thronged to hear them.”
- The Calgary Herald
"A McLain Family Band concert does touch the heart, from first note to last, thanks to the over-brimming sincerity of each artist. And, the band plays all of its music with such feeling that an audience is bound to be moved."
- The Sun, Flagstaff, Arizona