Bluegrass From the Forest 2020 Line Up  bios coming soon!


final lineup:

Volume Five – North Carolina

Crying Uncle – CA.

Kristen Granger and True North – Salem, OR.

Whiskey Deaf – Portland

Salzer Creek – Centralia

Runaway Train (host band) – S Puget Sound

Friday night old time and Square danceMountain Williams Band – Olympia

Saturday night country danceBar K Buckaroos – Astoria
Runaway Train Bluegrass BandRunaway Train Bluegrass Band (South Puget Sound Area)
Runaway Train has been the host band for the Bluegrass from the Forest Festival for the past 15 years.

Like strong traditional bluegrass with an edge to it? Then you’ll like Runaway Train! They play and sing traditional bluegrass and also stretch the limits! Formed in 2000, RT has evolved through the years with strong instrumental work and tight vocals. As host band for May’s Bluegrass from the Forest festival in Shelton,WA. RT also performs at festivals, concerts and private events. They’re based in the Puget Sound region.
Contact: Greg Linder 360 490 8981
Members of the band: Greg Linder – guitar; John White – mandolin; Kent Powell – bass; Clayton Hess – banjo




Note that this year we have a dance both Friday and Saturday nights!

Check back often!