news from Tellico...

Project Update: Getting close to next stretch goal and...bluegrass in Japan!!! 

I wanted to keep you all updated with the amazing success we have had in less than a week with funding our first album!  We are so pleased to have you as a part of this and sincerely appreciate the financial, emotional, and spiritual support in this.  Thanks to you it's gonna happen!  

We are close to our next stretch goal of $10,000, which will allow us to hire a publicist for an extra month, helping to get the CD into the hands of DJs, reviewers and promoters. 

Some of the backers live are all the way… Read more

Project Update: Notes from our backers 

We continue to be amazed and deeply appreciative of the support we are receiving to make this album a reality. As we played our shows this weekend, your support was never far from our minds and conversations. But also on our minds were some of the wonderful connections we have been able to make through the marvel that is crowd-funding/social-networking/internet that makes it possible to hear things like this from you:

"Dehlia Low's music brought me through some of the most difficult times in my life as I… Read more

"Kickstarter campaign launches and escapes gravity!"--J.S., backer 

We launched our Kickstarter campaign on Wednesday, and within 24 hours we had reached our base goal of $7,500! We are just overwhelmed and honored to have gotten such a wonderful response, and it is such a boost for us as we embark on this big project. The vote of confidence, and the generous contributions, from our backers are humbly appreciated.

Our Kickstarter goal was calculated to cover the basic costs of recording the album, and the overwhelming response from our fans, friends and family tells us that… Read more

October newsletter-with remembrance of Bill Richardson 

--Tellico at Highland Brewing September 2014 AKA toddler fall floor-rolling kidfest complete with trippy light show and fog machine
  October Newsletter
September has been a poignant month, as it always is, signaling the changes that come with the end of summer. We started off with a wonderful show in Winston-Salem for the Fiddle and Bow Society. We were so honored to play for such a committed community of music lovers in an organization that has been working at promoting… Read more

Labor Day blog-September 

Hey ya'll!

Wanted to say a quick hi and share a little of what's been going on and what's ahead. Thanks to Folktography ( for this great shot from New Mountain Asheville, a fantastic new music venue in Asheville that hosted Larry Keel last weekend. We enjoyed a great set, and later Jed joined Larry on stage for a rousing and, as expected, lengthy rendition of Reuben Train that also featured occasional Tellico member Jon Stickley. 

It's been a great summer for us, and we… Read more

Join us!


sign up here!

And we'll email you a song!