GRANITE FALLS, Minn. — Mash Tun and Corpse Reviver will be the featured acts on the broadcast of Grassland Jam — the bluegrass and Americana music program produced by Pioneer PBS. The program will air on Saturday, February 15 at 7 p.m. CST and will be available for online viewing at 7:30 that night at www.pioneer.org/grasslandjam. The broadcast will be repeated on Monday, February 17 at noon. The performances were recorded at the Minnesota Bluegrass & Old Time Music Association Festival held in Richmond in August 2019.
With an origin story rooted in early gigs played at the Excelsior Brewery, Mash Tun band members include Vaughn Asselstine on bass; Jamey Guy on banjo; Lincoln Potter on guitar; Tom Schaefer on fiddle and vocals; and Ross Vaughan on mandolin.
Corpse Reviver is a Minneapolis-based band featuring Jillian Rae on fiddle, Mikkel Beckmen on percussion and Adam Kiesling on guitar and banjo,
Grassland Jam is produced and edited by Matthew Johnson. The program is made possible by contributions from the voters of Minnesota through a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.
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