Founded in late 2000, Common Ground bluegrass band has become an iconic part of the much fabled Lowcountry scene. The premier bluegrass band in Charleston, their captivating sound draws an amazingly diverse fan base. Their unique blend of progressive and traditional styling is often described by aficionados as “fresh, soulful, enchanting, and a great time.”
The legendary talents of vocalist, song-writer, and mandolin maestro, Alan Bibey, seem limitless. Three-time Mandolin Performer of the Year and Grammy nominee, he’s repeatedly topped the bluegrass charts in both “Singles” and “Albums” categories. Over the years, he’s been a member of well-known professional acts: The New Quicksilver, Third Tyme Out, BlueRidge, and Grasstowne.