Country Current – United States Navy Band

by | 13 Oct, 2010

The United States Navy has its own Bluegrass Band.

Country Current, the US Navy Band is comprised of some of the finest musicians in the country according to their promotional website. The seven-member group was formed in 1973 and quickly established itself in all aspects of country and bluegrass music.

Country Current, the premier country-bluegrass group of the United States Navy Band in Washington, D.C., also showcases a five-member acoustic ensemble performing traditional, contemporary and original bluegrass compositions. The group is under the direction of banjoist Senior Chief Musician Keith M. Arneson.

You can visit the website and listen to, and download some of their full length recordings here.