Thanks to an iPhone, we can share a some video from a rare Andrew McKnight & Beyond Borders trio set at last weekend's inaugural Spirit of the Valley Festival. This great new festival was held on the historic On Sunny Slope Farm in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley in Harrisonburg VA, and the great lineup also included Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen, Town Mountain and The Howlin' Brothers.

Lisa Taylor penned "Heavy on Your Lips" and though they've been performing it for the last couple years, this is their first performance of it without Les on the banjo. She could do it a cappella and it would still rip, but this is lots of sass and sultry fun with her on Andrew's Martin MC-68, Stephanie on the upright bass, and Andrew sliding about on the dobro.

Big thanks to Andrew's also superbly talented cousin Valerie Rosa for filming it :) Enjoy!

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Tour Dates

  • 09/28/2019
    Capon Bridge Fire Dept. Grounds - Capon Bridge, WV
  • 09/29/2019
    Unitarian Universalist Church of Hagerstown - Hagerstown, MD
  • 11/08/2019
    Hammond Street Congregational Church - Bangor, ME
  • 11/10/2019
    Bristol Historical Society - Bristol, CT
  • 03/14/2020
    Lamar Senior Activity Center - Austin, TX




Andrew is a grateful Endorsing Artist for Elixir Strings and Fairbuilt Guitars, and a member of the Virginia Commission for the Arts Touring Artist Roster. He also is a member of The Standing "O" Project and Concerts in Your Home.

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