Stash (short for Stanislaw) Wyslouch (pronounced Why Slouch) - Bluegrass tones meet Heavy Metal roots

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“A brilliant and free-thinking mind…you’ll be glad to know him” – Chris Eldridge (Punch Brothers)

Boston-based Stash Wyslouch (Pronounced Stash Why-Slouch) is one of bluegrass’ great young genre-bending pioneers. He got his start as a guitarist in metal bands before immersing himself in the structures of roots music as a member of progressive bluegrass act, The Deadly Gentlemen. Stash is currently a member of Old Time music trio Molsky’s Mountain Drifters (alongside Bruce Molsky and Allison DeGroot) and leads his own group of original music, The Stash! Bandwhich features Sean Trischka on Drums, and Duncan Wickel on Fiddle.

 

Sitting in with the Yonder Mountain Stringband March 2013

Sitting in with the Yonder Mountain Stringband March 2013

Playing a set with Peter Rowan at The Deadly Gentlemen's Ball at The Sinclair January 2014

Since graduating from the Berklee College of Music in 2010 Stash has toured with several different acts, most notably the progressive bluegrass band, Rounder Recording Artists The Deadly Gentlemen. During his time with The Deadly Gentlemen, they released two albums of original music, "Carry me to Home" (2011) and "Roll me, Tumble Me" (2013). His resume also includes membership in The Boston BoysBlue Moose and the Unbuttoned Zippers. Wyslouch has travelled twice as a US State Department sponsored musical ambassador to countries such as Laos, Timor-Leste, Estonia, Romania and Korea.

With Blue Moose and the Unbuttoned Zippers in Joliette, QC at the Memoires et Racines festival July 2012

Sitting in w/ Della Mae in February 2013 and Chris Thile showed up!

 

Stash has shared the stage with The Del McCoury band, David Grisman, The Yonder Mountain Stringband, Sarah Jarosz, Chris Thile, Peter Rowan, Michael Daves, Darol Anger, Greensky Bluegrass, The Infamous Stringdusters, and performed at many well-known festivals and venues including Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival (Oak Hill, NY), Old Settler's Music Festival (Austin, TX), Northwest String Summit (Portland, OR), DelFest (Cumberland, MD), Rockygrass (Lyons, CO), Big Sky Big Grass (Big Sky, MT), Merlefest (Wilkesboro, NC), Savannah Music Festival (Savannah, GA), and River City Roots (Missoula, MT).

Rockygrass July 2013 Sam Bush band cluster-pluck with Jason Carter, Sam Bush, Ronnie McCoury, Stephen Mougin, Scott Vestal

Rockygrass July 2013 Sam Bush band cluster-pluck with Jason Carter, Sam Bush, Ronnie McCoury, Stephen Mougin, Scott Vestal