Molasses Creek Breaking News
*Update 7/7/14 Ocracoke Island is up and running after Hurricane Arthur. Come on out for some great shows at Deepwater Theater!
*Update 6/8/14 We are on summer schedule now. Come see us at our Deepwater Theater on Ocracoke Island. Click the Deepwater Theater header for more info.
*Update 4/1/14. Molasses Creek is the #5 Artist on the National Folk Radio DJ Charts!
*Update 3/3/14. Molasses Creek's "Something Worth Having" Album debuts on the February Folk Radio Charts at #7!
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Take a listen to the new Molasses Creek album, Something Worth Having, below!
(Official Album release date, January 28, 2014).
Something Worth Having Album Teaser
About Molasses CreekMolasses Creek's high-energy performances and heartfelt songwriting bring the love of their coastal home to the stage. The band's elegant harmonies and arrangements, blazing instrumentals, and quirky sense of humor have won loyal followers throughout the United States and around the world.
Molasses Creek’s inspiration arose amidst exotic fig trees and rich tidewater marshes of isolated Ocracoke Island, NC. Only accessible by ferry, Ocracoke is an enchanting step out of modern times into a world of captivating natural beauty, rich maritime history, ghostly shipwrecks, heroic lifesavers, crafty pirates, and a community of 900 independently minded residents.
Award winners from Garrison Keillor's “Prairie Home Companion,” Molasses Creek has recorded 14 albums over the past 21 years. In April of 2014, Molasses Creek's new release, "Something Worth Having" earned them the #5 spot on the National Folk Radio DJ Charts!
Molasses Creek’s roster includes Gary Mitchell (guitar/vocals), Fiddler Dave Tweedie (fiddle/vocals), Lou Castro (dobro/bass/vocals), Marcy Brenner (mandolin/banjolin/bass/vocals), and Gerald Hampton (mandolin/upright bass)