2014 WAMMIE nominees, "Alexandria's Hometown Band" King Street Bluegrass is a kickin' mix of Bluegrass, Folk/hippie era music, and country, with some spicy originals thrown in.

Quote from Bluegrass Spin Mag- "...their collective love of making music can't help but wash over the audiences...this band gets it right by producing just the right Blend of instrumentation and vocal harmonization to create a bluegrass sound that is pure magic to the ears-"--Feb 6th, 2014

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Our next performances

KSB at Hill Country BBQ

Hill Country BBQ DC, 410 Seventh Street NW, Washington, DC 20004


We thank Keith Arneson of Country Current, (Official Navy Bluegrass Band) He will be playing banjo while our Robert Swain recuperates. Come for the brisket, Stay for the beer and bluegrass (:

No cover, courtesy Hill Country BBQ


Ring in NYE at King Street Blues!

King Street Blues Old Town, 112 N St Asaph St, Alexandria, Va 22314


Bring in the New Year with friends, in the Old Town! Things might get just a bit "rowdy" there because we'll be alternating sets with our pal, "Doc" Jeremy Hodges! He will play you great tunes alternating with us for the evening, some from the "Man In Black", and plenty of his own as well!

no cover, brought to you by King Street Blues


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Journeys Podcast

We think most folks know our story, our origins in Cedar Run, Al Wilson moving back home to Dublin, Va, thus beginning our new band in 2008, King Street Bluegrass. Playing on the street, watching the Alexandria canines, and other scenery, while they listened to our music in Freddi's Alley, across from the Fish Market. Meeting our friends who would busk and jam with us on the street, soon becoming well known as their own bands, most notably Roger Hart's Alpha Dog Blues, and Split String Soup. Friends whoRead more