Hermitage Tune


An original instrumental by Nate Roberts titled "Hermitage Tune." Filmed and directed by Kent Esmeier of Framelight Visuals. 


The Octopus Dance

An original instrumental by multi-instrumentalist Nate Roberts titled "The Octopus Dance." Filmed at Hope College by Kent Essmeier, sound by Ben Oegema. 

Ill-Heeded Words

An original song by multi-instrumentalist Nate Roberts titled "Ill-Heeded Words." This will be featured on our upcoming album!

How High the Moon

This is a transcription of Tiny Moore's electric mandolin solo on "How High the Moon," taken from his performance with Jethro Burns on Austin City Limits. 

Flatpicking Essentials: Crosspicking Part 1

The first lesson in a 2-part series on crosspicking for the acoustic guitar. This lesson uses the legendary George Shuffler's playing on "Another Day, Another Dollar" as a point of departure for exploring the various styles of crosspicking used in modern bluegrass and acoustic music. 

Check out Hayes' YouTube channel for Part 2 and other lessons!