The Avett Brothers Archive

The Avett Brothers, Brandi Carlile

The Avett Brothers, Brandi Carlile

The Avett Brothers

This folk rock band from Mount Pleasant, North Carolina, combines bluegrass, country, punk, pop, folk, rock and roll, indie rock, honky tonk, and ragtime to produce a novel sound described by the San Francisco Chronicle as having the “heavy sadness of Townes Van Zandt, the light pop concision of Buddy Holly, the tuneful jangle of the Beatles, the raw energy of the Ramones.”

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