Bluegrass duo to perform at Kirkland Art Center on Saturday

Published Sep 14, 2018 at 4:00pm

CLINTON — The award-winning bluegrass duo, The Gibson Brothers, will be back at Kirkland Art Center, 9 1/2 E. Park Row, for a show at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15.

Doors open at 7 p.m. Cost is $25 or $28 for non-members. Tickets are available through the KAC business office, 315-853-8871, or stop by during business hours from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. today, and at the door the night of the show.

The Gibson Brothers were voted 2013 Entertainers of the Year at the IBMA World of Bluegrass 24th Annual Awards Show in Raleigh, N.C. for the second year in a row.

They also won the Vocal Group of the Year, Song of the Year (“They Called It Music”), and Eric Gibson was named the Songwriter of the Year.

The Gibson Brothers were named the 2012 Entertainer of the Year Award at the 23rd Annual IBMA Awards at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium, the first time a brother duet has won this award. 

The same night they won the “Gospel Recorded Performance of the Year” award for “Singing As We Rise.”