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Music: Quickdraw String Band plays bluegrass at Food Co-op

Quickdraw String Band —Dave Maguire, Matt Novak and Allegra Ziffle – play bluegrass and more July 16 at the Downtown Community Food Co-op.
Quickdraw String Band —Dave Maguire, Matt Novak and Allegra Ziffle – play bluegrass and more July 16 at the Downtown Community Food Co-op. Courtesy to The Bellingham Herald

The Community Food Co-op’s Third Thursday Local Music Series features the Quickdraw String Band from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 16, at the Downtown Community Food Co-op deli, 1220 N. Forest St.

With a repertoire of old-time, early bluegrass, country blues, and ragtime, Quickdraw’s energetic approach and innovative interpretations make it easy to see how the band has become one of the most distinctive acts around Whatcom County. Quickdraw —Dave Maguire, Matt Novak and Allegra Ziffle — performs various configurations on mandolin, fiddle, guitar, dobro and vocals.

The concert is free and for people of all ages. Details: communityfood.coop, 360-734-8158. More on the band: quickdrawstringband.com.

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