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photo credit: Tim Brown
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Found and Lost

by Max Allard

2018

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Halfway

by Mixed Media

2016

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Max Allard is a sixteen year old musician from Chicago. He plays electric and acoustic guitar, and he plays banjo with his bands From the Start and Bushel & Peck. He has performed in Chicago at numerous farmers markets, block parties and festivals, and he is a regular at the Old Town School of Folk Music's Teen Open Mic. Max placed second in the open division for banjo in 2017's Midwest Fiddle and Banjo Competition.

 

 

 
 
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From the Start is Max Allard (banjo, guitar), Otto Allard (mandolin) and Ruben Whitaker (guitar, banjo, vocals). The three met when they were toddlers and have been playing together ever since.

Visit our Facebook page for information on upcoming events or YouTube page for videos of performances. 

 
 
 Logan Square Farmers Market, Chicago

Logan Square Farmers Market, Chicago

 Wishbone, Chicago

Wishbone, Chicago

 Ridgeway Block Party, Chicago

Ridgeway Block Party, Chicago

 Cornerhouse Coffee, Hopkinsville KY

Cornerhouse Coffee, Hopkinsville KY

 Cafe Brauer, Chicago

Cafe Brauer, Chicago

 Giddings Plaza, Chicago

Giddings Plaza, Chicago

 Lemming Farm in Indiana

Lemming Farm in Indiana

 Lemming Farm in Indiana

Lemming Farm in Indiana

 Carter Vintage, Nashville TN

Carter Vintage, Nashville TN

 Square Roots Festival, Chicago

Square Roots Festival, Chicago

 Old Town School of Folk Music Chicago

Old Town School of Folk Music Chicago

 C Teen Kickoff Party, Chicago

C Teen Kickoff Party, Chicago