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Fox Crossing Stringband

Have you been missing that truly high lonesome sound? The ladies of Fox Crossing Stringband bring all those high harmonies plus driving rhythm of dobro, fiddle, mandolin, banjo, guitar and bass.  Six instruments across four vocalists will leave you chasing these foxes for their new bluegrass sound.

John Hartford Fest ~ May 2018

"... And two sets from Fox Crossing String Band, four women from Chicago who know their brand and don’t shy away from it. They have that charming blend of sweet and strong that draws you in but demands respect."

Steven Jones, Grateful Web


Fox Crossing Stringband ~ Crazy As A Fox - April 2018

"Fox Crossing Stringband is a four-member, six instrument, and all-female bluegrass group from Chicago that’s made quite a splash around the Midwest region since forming in the Fall of 2016. The group plays traditional material, original songs, and grassed up covers of popular artists ranging from Dolly Parton to Rod Stewart to The Rolling Stones. Fox Crossing has been winning new friends and fans at every show with this approach and why not? Great songs, quick picking, and sweet-as-soda-pop vocal harmonies combined with an entertaining stage vibe and energy are always a winning combination...." READ MORE HERE


Ashley Hamm Photography

Allison Branch

Guitar & Vocals

Ashley Hamm Photography

Beth Earl

Bass & Vocals

Ashley Hamm Photography

Cassie Lynn Brooks

Banjo, Dobro & Vocals

Ashley Hamm Photography

Despina Pafralides

Fiddle, Mandolin & Vocals


FESTIVALS including Shoefest, Summer Stomp, John Hartford Memorial Festival, Frankfort Bluegrass Festival, East Troy Bluegrass Festival, CU Folk & Roots Festival, Ladies of Bluegrass Festival, Dawn & On, Dunn Dunn Fest, Palatine Hometown Fest

VENUES including Martyrs, Fitzgerald's, Schubas, High Noon Saloon, Niko's Red Mill, The Source Public House, Bub City, Bourbon on Division, Mackey's Hideout, Iron Post, Rock House, Tonic Room


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