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Train On The Island

On October 16, 2012, Asheville's original low-fi trio, Train on the Island gave a concert at The Magnetic Field on Depot Street in Asheville's River Arts District.

The band comprises Ben Yanes, Sadie Adams, and John Crutchfield, playing original folk songs plus distinctive interpretations of traditional Appalachian string-band repertoire on banjo, guitar, fiddle, bass drum, harmonica, rust-bucket, slide guitar, mandolin, tomato shaker, tambourine, and three strong voices.

Plans are underway for the band to record a first record…