"Do I sound like I'm swooning? Well, yeah, I am. (We're) destined to see them rise on the national scene." (No Depression)
Indie-Americana from Boulder, CO
- finalist and main stage performer at Telluride Bluegrass Festival band competition in June 2013
- 350 shows across the Rocky Mountain west to date
- debut CD produced by David Tiller, producer of Elephant Revival
Led by the sweet and soaring vocals of Monica Whittington, this Monocle Band combines the best of song-craft and captivating performance. This is original music, the acoustic sound of the spirit, innately authentic yet sonically aligned with the roots music revival enchanting the nation. Lighting up dance floors and breaking hearts across the Rocky Mountain west since 2011, Monocle Band blends stirring songcraft, flatpicked guitar, fiddle, mandolin, upright bass, and the most musical of drums into a sound that will move your body, mind, and soul.
Monocle Band provides a captivating permonce in a broad variety of settings - from club dates to festival stages, listening rooms to late night dance parties. The group is available to play in any setting imaginable and can be booked as an acoustic duo or trio, bluegrass string band, or full quintet with drums.
Some songs from our debut CD
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