Punch Brothers hit Farthing Feb. 17
Punch Brothers, featuring Chris Thile, will perform Feb. 17 in
Boone, as part of Appalachian State University’s 2011-12 Performing Arts Series.
The band’s a new album, “Who’s Feeling Young Now?” will be released Feb. 14, making Farthing the first stop on the Brothers’ “Who’s Feeling Young Now?” tour.
The band was formed in 2006 by mandolin player/singer Chris Thile with four other virtuosic musicians: fiddler Gabe Witcher, banjo player Noam Pikelny, bassist Paul Kowert and guitarist Chris “Critter” Eldridge.
Punch Brothers perform at ASU’s Farthing Auditorium, located at 733 Rivers St. on the ASU campus in Boone, on Friday, Feb. 17, at 8 p.m.
Advance ticket prices are $20 for adults, $11 for Students 6 to 18, $10 for Appalachian State students and $5 for children 5 and younger. For tickets or more information, call the Farthing Auditorium box office at (800) 841-2787 or (828) 262-4046, or visit http://www.pas.appstate.edu.