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Rapidgrass

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RAPIDGRASS IS...

THE TEAM IS MARK MORRIS(GUITAR/VOCALS) WHO WAS FEATURED IN POWDER MAGAZINE IN 2014 FOR HIS EXPLOITS BOTH ON GUITAR AND ON SKIS. MARK HAS TOURED THE WORLD EXTENSIVELY FOR THE PAST DECADE AS A MEMBER OF THE HICKORY PROJECT. KYLE JAMES HAUSER(BANJO/VOCALS) HAS SONGS APPEARING IN 6 FILMS AND 3 MTV SHOWS. HIS LATEST ALBUM WAS #1 ON COLORADO’S OPENAIR FOR 3 WEEKS AND VOTED AS A TOP TEN LOCAL ALBUM OF 2014 BY COLORADO PUBLIC RADIO LISTENERS. ALEX JOHNSTONE(MANDOLIN/VOCALS) IS A VETERAN OF REBEL RECORD’S SPRING CREEK WHO RELEASED 4 STUDIO ALBUMS AND TOURED INTERNATIONALLY WITH APPEARANCES AT TELLURIDE BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL, MERLEFEST AND STRAWBERRY MUSIC FESTIVAL AND WITH DEL MCCOURY, PETER ROWAN AND DREW EMMITT. COLEMAN SMITH(VIOLIN) HOLDS A DEGREE IN VIOLIN PERFORMANCE AND IS A 5 TIME WINNER OF THE BOB WILLS FIDDLE COMPETITION. HE HAS TOURED THE WORLD WITH STAGE/SCREEN’S RAMIN KARIMLOO AS WELL AS THE HICKORY PROJECT. CARL MEINECKE(BASS) HAS SUPPORTED DREW EMMITT AND PLAYED IN ORCHESTRAS, QUARTETS, AND JAZZ ENSEMBLES NATIONALLY.