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Parsonsfield. From left to right, Erik Hischmann, Max Shakun, Harrison Goodale, Chris Freeman and Antonio Alcorn. (Courtesy Sarah Lefrancois)
Parsonsfield. From left to right, Erik Hischmann, Max Shakun, Harrison Goodale, Chris Freeman and Antonio Alcorn. (Courtesy Sarah Lefrancois)
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In 2013, the Connecticut-based, bluegrass-rock band, Poor Old Shine, charmed audiences at the A.R.T., where they wrote and performed an original score for "The Heart of Robin Hood."

They're back in town with new material and a new name — Parsonsfield.

Parsonsfield will be performing on the Rock and Blues Cruise out of Boston on Sunday.

Guests

Chris Freeman, lead vocals and banjo.

Max Shakun, lead vocals, guitar and pump organ.

Antonio Alcorn, mandolin.

Harrison Goodale, upright bass.

Erik Hischmann, percussion.

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Radio Boston: Poor Old Shine Meets Robin Hood At The A.R.T.

  • "The Connecticut-based roots band Poor Old Shine has performed in places as varied as the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., to Rockwood Music Hall in New York City. But for the next month or so, they can be found on a very different stage: the American Repertory Theatre’s Loeb Drama Center."

This segment aired on July 9, 2015.

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