JESSE BARDWELL & THE FREE UNION (USA)
ft Elliott Peck, Grahame Lesh, and Paul Figueroa
European Tour, October 16 – 28 2018
Jesse Bardwell and the Free Union is an Americana-Roots outfit comprised of; Jesse Bardwell of the Del. Water Gap region of NJ/PA. San Francisco Bay Area based Elliott Peck and Grahame Lesh, along with Paul Figueroa from New Jersey. Peck, who joined Bardwell on his inaugural European tour, plays guitar and piano in her band “Midnight North” in addition to singing with Phil Lesh of the Grateful Dead’s bands “Phil Lesh and Friends” and “Terrapin Family Band”. Grahame Lesh, guitar player and singer-songwriter, fills out the band on bass. As a founding member of “Midnight North” and “Terrapin Family Band” cornerstone, he has toured the world from Fuji to New York City. Paul Figueroa, life long friend and musical cohort of Bardwell, takes to the drums with an indelible groove. His previous band, Crobot, toured the U.S. and Europe in support of many major acts such as Motorhead, Clutch and Volbeat. These 3 join Bardwell in a musical revelry of deep-rooted Americana. Relentlessly filling rooms with a passionate sound since 2005, Bardwell has played over both sides of the Atlantic. He has shared the bill and stage with such acts as “Railroad Earth” the “Marshall Tucker Band”, Steve Forbert and countless others. Jesse Bardwell and the Free Union fashion a refulgent blend of Americana, country, roots and folk music. Their sets are comprised of both original works and a few pieces of adoration torn from the time-strewn pages of the great American songbook.
Jesse Bardwell- vocals, guitar, mandolin
Elliott Peck- vocals, guitar
Grahame Lesh- bass, vocals
Paul Figueroa- drums
listen to the NEW EP: http://www.jessebardwell.bandcamp.com/album/jesse-bardwell-and-the-free-union-2
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