PARKER HILL ROAD BAND
Parker Hill Road is a five piece acoustic Bluegrass band that has been performing professionally in the New England Area for roughly eight years. The band features identical twins, Tim and Chris Cate, on mandolin and bass, respectively; Mike “Woody” Woods on banjo; Paul Amey on fiddle and Tom Rappa on guitar.
The band’s repertoire ranges from traditional Bluegrass to modern pop tunes performed in the Bluegrass tradition. Four part vocal harmonies, along with tight instrumental arrangements create a smooth sound that has been well received in a vast variety of venues.
The band has performed across the region including the Eastern States Exposition (Big-E); the Pemi Valley Bluegrass Festival, the Smith Meeting House Bluegrass Festival, the Warren Old Home Day Bluegrass Show, the Connecticut Valley Fair and Pickin’ on Alzheimers. In addition to their concert appearances the band plays at many private functions including parties and weddings.