Acoustic Guitar Sessions Presents Hot Buttered Rum

A longtime favorite of the festival circuit, Hot Buttered Rum delivers a heartfelt, tuneful string-band sound that is sure to put a smile on your face.

A longtime favorite of the festival circuit, Hot Buttered Rum delivers a heartfelt, tuneful string-band sound that is sure to put a smile on your face. During a recent visit to the AG studios, the band’s three principal songwriters–Nat Keefe, Erik Yates, and Aaron Redner–sat down with us for a wide-ranging conversation about their various instruments, their approach to songwriting, and the evolution of the group’s sound.

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They also discuss the challenges of adding drums to the acoustic format and weigh in on the upcoming Grateful Dead farewell shows. In addition, the full band offers performances of a pair of well-crafted originals, along with a cover of the Dead’s “New Speedway Boogie.”

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