The Old Crow Medicine Show is a famous string band from Nashville, Tennessee. The Old Crow Medicine style of music is characteristic of pre-world war blues and folk songs, drawing inspiration from alt-country and old-time folk music with a punk rock twist. Old Crow Medicine Show founding members Metch Secor and Critter Fuqua first started playing music together when they met in seventh grade. The two would often perform together at open mics and would later participate in Old Time Music Week at Davis and Elkins College.
Old Crow Medicine Show has always been heavily influenced by Bob Dylan and music from and age forgotten. Early on and even well into their musical career, Old Crow Medicine Show would often busk on street corners and outside of store. Since their band is entirely acoustic, no one in the band requires any generators, speakers, or plugs in order to perform, although numerous microphones are usually involved during their live performances. Old Crow Medicine Show used the money they made from performing in public places to fuel their tours and album releases. Old Crow Medicine Show released their debut album, recorded entirely on cassette tape, in 1998 titled Trans:mission. Their first studio album was titled Greetings from Wawa which was released in 2000. The following year in 2001 the band released the album Eutaw. A live album followed in 2003, titled simply Live, which captured the catchy energy of the band’s live performances.
In 2004, Old Crow Medicine Show released their first album which debuted at the number one positon on the Billboard Top 200 album charts for bluegrass, O.C.M.S., followed by another number one charting album, Big Iron World, in 2006. Their album Tennessee Pusher, released in 2008, also debuted at the number one position for bluegrass albums, as did Carry Me Back in 2012. In 2014, Old Crow Medicine Show released their album, Remedy, and began touring extensively in support of the album’s release. Don’t miss your chance to get tickets to the next Old Crow Medicine Show concert. Score big with TicketCity - your place to go for Old Crow Medicine Show Tickets.
Old Crow Medicine Show Tour – 2015
Although Old Crow Medicine Show is famous for performing on street corners and public places, in 2015, they performed at a number of venues around the Nashville, Tennessee area as well as a North America tour earlier in the year in support of their 2014 released album, Remedy. Old Crow Medicine Show performs a wide variety of songs during their shows, including some of their own, some cover songs, and some impromptu songs as well, making every show unique. Old Crow Medicine Show live shows are characteristic of their high energy, acoustic string instruments, and their fresh take on old time songs.