Painted Mandolin in performancePainted Mandolin is set to give an upbeat and energetic show next month, as part of our curated concert series “It’s Happening at the Foothills!” We know you’ll have a blast jamming to Painted Mandolin’s stylings, as they explore the acoustic side of Jerry Garcia’s music. The concert is slated to begin at 7:30 pm on Saturday, January 12.
Painted Mandolin is an acoustic quartet that features multi-instrumental genius, Joe Craven. Craven previously played with The Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band and David Grisman Quintet. Painted Mandolin plays Jerry Garcia’s music originating from his Jug Band days through the Grateful Dead’s “Reckoning” period, to Garcia/Grisman. Along with Craven on mandolin, violin, and percussion, Painted Mandolin includes Matt Hartle playing lead guitar, Larry Graff on rhythm guitar, and accompanist Terry Shields on bass guitar.

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Who: acoustic jam band Painted Mandolin
What: a dynamic “It’s Happening at the Foothills” concert to kick off the New Year!
When: Saturday, January 12 from 7:30 to 10:00 pm
Where: The Foothills Event Center
400 Idaho Maryland Road
Grass Valley, CA
(we’re across the road from Hills Flat Lumber)
Cost: $15 a ticket
This dynamic group gives an upbeat, energetic show, traveling through Garcia’s acoustic works and celebrate the Grateful Dead through the “Reckoning” period. We know that Painted Mandolin’s music will keep you on your toes through the night! Grab your tickets now: