SLUG™ plays Whiskey Jam/roots rock. Mixing elements of rock-n-roll, blues, country & bluegrass into their own particular style of music. SLUG plays mostly original music and also includes in their repertoire The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Blue Grass, Traditional blues, and many other bands and styles!
In the tradition of the Grateful Dead, SLUG™ began 15 years ago. They have played extensively around NY State and have a large following.. In the summer of 2014 SLUG embarked on a cross country journey on a renovated school bus with four crew members, manager Kellie Fletcher and Doby the Duck, the bands mascot. Know to join SLUG on stage. They performed many venues across the United States including Quixote's True Blue in Denver Colorado, The Legendary Kimbro's Pickin' Parlor in Franklin' Tennesee and Sweet Water Music Hall in Mill Valley California. SLUG™.has two official studio albums. The first titled "Hippies, Monsters, Mimes & Lawyers"[w/ Lindsay Dombeck]. The album featured guest appearances by moe's Al Schnier as well as Jason Barady of Floodwood & was favorably reviewed by among others, Grateful Dead publicist & Author Dennis McNalley. Who praised the originality and uniqueness of the band's sound as well as the “top notch songwriting”. Their second record "Rescued from the Glue Farm" was recorded at Rino Records and captures the live essence of SLUG™. Raw,..... No Bells, Horns or Whistles!!! It was mentioned by David Gans on the Grateful Dead channels "Tales from the Golden Road" Siriusxm. David particularly liked the lyrics to the song Uncle Remo.
SLUG™ Plays many shows supporting local Music, Art, Farms and bussinesses in Upstate and Central NY.
SLUG™ has shared shows with artists such as, David Gans, Vince Welnick, George Clinton, Leon Russell, The Marshal Tucker Band, Max Creek, Moe, Black Foot, The New Riders of the Purple Sage, Derek Trucks, Blue Oyster Cult, Eddy Money, Candle Box, Dokken and more......