When: Tue., Jan. 28, 8 p.m. 2020
“Clearly, we aren’t a band all for money,” says Greensky Bluegrass mandolin player Paul Hoffman in the band’s bio. “We did it for romantic reasons such as love, catharsis and because it mattered to us and the listeners.” Whatever their motivation, the members of this Kalamazoo, Mich., quintet are going strong. They’ve been a band for nearly two decades and have sold out major venues such as Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Colorado and the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn. Known for adding rock-and-roll flair to the classic genre of bluegrass, Hoffman and company released their seventh full-length album, All for Money, in 2019. Ghost Light open for the so-called “bluegrass mavericks” in the Queen City.