Washboard Ahoy!

Washboard Union had the opportunity to be part of the “Every Day Music Project” and recorded “Texas” in the galley of a boat called “Xtasea”.  I know..great name right…..(Insert jokes here). We have been hard at work on our new album and are really excited to play some new tunes for you.  We also have some great news to share with you very soon.  We hope you enjoy the video and thanks to our friend Rod Matheson for including us as day 974 of 1000 days of recording new music .

Alberta Bound

Calgary AB:  Its like Wyatt Earp said  “Washboard’s  Union comin and hells comin’ with em”……We will be joined in Calgary by the very talented Kent McAllister and the Iron Choir and Wine Soaked Preachers.  Hope to see all our local 403 and 780 Union members at the show!Calgary Poster

Washboard Union Head East to Open for Zac Brown Band


(Vancouver B.C.)  Vancouver’s The Washboard Union are no strangers to summer festivals and love nothing more hitting the road.  The band had planned to spend a few weeks in August back in Nashville finishing the writing of their second album.  That all changed when an opportunity came their way they simply couldn’t pass up, to play with the Zac Brown Band.  “Zac Brown Band is one of our favorites and we were thrilled to have been asked to appear with them at Prairie Jam in Winnipeg August 10th “ Aaron Grain (vocalist /guitarist)


Upcoming Washboard Union Shows:

July 26th                    Gone Country (w/ Chad Brownlee & Brett Kissel)

                                         Cloverdale BC: Cloverdale Rodeo Grounds   

August 6th                       GEM Theatre, Grand Forks B.C.

August 7th                 Golden B.C. Golden Taps

August 8th                 Calgary AB: Palomino

August 10th               Winnipeg MB: Prairie Jam W/ZAC BROWN 

August 12th               Calgary AB: Spaghetti Western Festival: FREE 

August 13th               Banff AB: Wild Bills

August 14th               Kelowna BC: Doc’s w/ Tiger Moon


The “lets go play some shows” Tour

Hey cats,  While we are working on the new album we were invited to play a few shows this summer so we gassed up the old 79 Security and we’re ready to do what we do best…Drive across this great country.  We’re also excited to say hi to some folks we’ve been lucky enough to call friends that we’ve met along the way.  We were honored to be asked to open for Zac Brown Band at Prairie Jam in Winnipeg this summer and will be there in Canada’s Music Capital August 10th. Here’s where we plan to be so far: Dates Summer 2014

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