North Adams, MA
Rick Sweeney has been playing guitar and bass with other people since the 1960s. After years playing in rock bands, he started jamming bluegrass and country music at campsites in 1991. Rick has played at a weekly bluegrass jam for over ten years, and played in 3 different bands that arose from that jam.
As a member of the CrabGrass bluegrass band he was in a 2016 Christmas performance with the Cape Cod Symphony. He says, “I’ve been singing and jamming for the last 30 years or so, love people and want to share my love of bluegrass music with them.”