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VIDEO: Special Consensus performs “Lonesome Without You”

Grey Fox was happy to have Special Consensus with us again this year. Led by banjoist Greg Cahill, who founded the band in 1975, the group always has a cutting edge sound. Other band members include Rick Faris (mandolin), David Thomas (bass) and lead singer Ryan Roberts (guitar). Here’s another installment from our Masters Stage video man, Fred Robbins:
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VIDEO: Special Consensus performs “Going Back to the Blue Ridge Mountains”

Grey Fox was thrilled to have Special Consensus with us for the first time this year! Led by banjoist Greg Cahill, who founded the band in 1975, the group always has a cutting edge sound. Other band members include Rick Faris (mandolin), David Thomas (bass) and lead singer Ryan Roberts (guitar). Here’s one of their songs performed on the Masters Stage:
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Grey Fox welcomes Special Consensus

We are pleased to welcome The Special Consensus to our 2010 lineup, marking the band’s first appearance at Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival. Special Consensus will perform on Saturday & Sunday, July 17 & 18. The Special Consensus is a four-person acoustic bluegrass band that formed in the Chicago area in 1975. The band repertoire features traditional bluegrass standards, original compositions by band members and professional songwriters, and songs from other musical genres performed in the bluegrass format. The Special C has released 15 recordings and has appeared on numerous National Public Radio programs and cable television shows, including The Nashville
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