It's easy to get stuck in a rut when it comes to traditional music, but The Infamous Stringdusters are a credit to their genre. The Nashville-based bluegrass greats kick up a storm, firmly planted in genre tradition but unafraid to innovate the sound in stirring, rock-driven directions. It's thinking-man's hoedown music, smart but never short of rambunctious.

Itís easy to get stuck in a rut when it comes to traditional music, but The Infamous Stringdusters are a credit to their genre. The Nashville-based bluegrass greats kick up a storm, firmly planted in genre tradition but unafraid to innovate the sound in stirring, rock-driven directions. Itís thinking-manís hoedown music, smart but never short of rambunctious.

Plus local super-group The Middle Rats (Joey Hebdo, Mike James, The Floorwalkersí Jonathan Elliott and Max Powerís Jesse Michael Barr) will open the show. The bandís self-titled debut, the product of a cabin getaway, shows how much fun it can be when talented people goof off with creative juices flowing.