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"… the best music is hardest to put a label on. The Crunchy Western Boys defy labeling as they pick and strum their way through the DNA of American music, all with an infectious rocking beat." -NH Magazine
Vocals, Guitar, mandolin, dobro, banjo / Morris Manning
Vocals, Bass / Steve McBrian
Vocals, Fiddle / Jacob Stern
we're still looking for a full time mando/vocalist with some guitar skills...drop us line!
We're adding dates all the time! Drop us a line, we'd love to play for you!!
May 12th - EVERY THURSDAY NIGHT! Steve and Crunchy Emeritus Jim host open mic at the Common Man in Ashland, NH 7pm
May 21st - Morris and Steve have a show at the Purple Pit in Bristol, NH 7pmCome on out! Gonna be fun!
May 24th - Morris and Steve will be appearing on IPM Nations Local Spotlight radio/web cast...again! Stay tuned!
June 11th - 1st Annual Silly String Gathering featuring the Blind Owl Band, Crunchy Western Boys, Pick Pocket Pickers, Pinedrop, Spittin Sirens. This is gonna be a blast! More info here:https://www.facebook.com/events/1783528281877031/
June 21 - Crunchy Western Boys return to the Derry, NH bandstand!
July 1st - Join the Crunchy Western Boys at Beans and Greens! Great time! BYOB! Tix here: http://beansandgreensfarm.com/
July 2nd - Private Party
July 3rd - We're playing a Betty's reunion show! Steve, Morris, and Eric freekin' Hughes! This will take place at the Tillotson Center in Colebrook, NH! This is gonna be fun!! Tix here: https://tillotsoncenter.wildapricot.org/
July 10th - Crunchy Western Boys at the Gaslight in Portsmouth, NH 6pm! Join us under the stars on the seacoast!
July 16th - Crunchy Western Boys in Waterville Valley at the bandstand! 6pm
July 24th - Crunchy Western Boys return to the Gaslight in Portsmouth, NH 6pm
July 30th - Private Party
August 14th - Crunchy Western Boys at the Gaslight in Portsmouth, NH 6pm! Join us under the stars on the seacoast!
August 20th - Private Party
August 21st - Crunchy Western Boys rockin' the Bethlehem, NH bandstand!
September 2nd - Steve and Morris are backin' up Marry Fagen!
September 24th - Private Party
October 10th - Crunchy Western Boys playing at the Sandwich Fair!! Come on down to the fay-ah!
October 29th - Morris and Steve at Patricks Pub, Gilford, NH
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