Hoe Down with The Hillbilly Goats

About The Hillbilly Goats “…the Hillbilly Goats exhibit genuine passion and no lack of expertise or energy in their mission to present a taste of old-time Appalachian folk to Australian audiences….driving fiddle and plonking banjo in tandem provide more conventional impetus. Elsewhere, double bass and harmonica in conjunction with a variety of percussive devices (clogging, washboard, bones and jew’s harp) help maintain momentum. Tight four-part harmony singing, with alternating male and female emphasis, adorns most tracks.”     – Tony Hillier, The AUSTRALIAN – Aug ‘13Kick yer shoes off, put yer hoe-down & hang on to yer britches!   2019 Golden Guitar Finalists for “Gypsy Girl” – Bluegrass Recording  2017 Golden Guitar Finalists for “Cumberland Gap” – Bluegrass Recording   2016 Golden Guitar Finalists for “Rabbit in a Log” – Bluegrass Recording  […]

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Hoe-Down with the Hillbilly Goats

$15 per Person. Covers both shows or one. U/12 Free. SAT 28th SEP 6.00PM 7 SUN 29 SEP 12.00PM Kick yer shoes off, put yer hoe-down & hang on to yer britches!  Festival favourites, the Hillbilly Goats exude an undeniable passion for mountain music, the instruments and the harmonies.  Their mission is to strip back the layers of modern music and transport you on a journey that began centuries ago when the immigrants first settled in the Appalachian Mountains of America.  These guys aren’t just a band – they’re a show! Their recordings paint a picture of traditional songs from 1710 through to the 1940’s with a high energy quirky edge.  Featuring Banjo, Bones, Double Bass, Fiddle, Tap Dancing, 3 part Harmonies and more, there […]

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