Since its formation in 2013 with a mission to resurrect the music of the iconic bluegrass band Old and In the Way, Beg, Steal or Borrow has appeared at festivals and venues throughout the northeastern United States and features an ever-growing repertoire of original music. Known for their harmonies, high-energy instrumentals, and an impressive ensemble sound, Beg Steal or Borrow has won bluegrass festival band competitions at Podunk, Grey Fox, and Thomas Point Beach, hence being dubbed a “Triple Crown Bluegrass Band” by Bluegrass Today. The quintet is based in Vermont and continues to perform on the heels of its celebrated debut album of original music, Old Mountain Time. Explore Beg, Steal or Borrow at www.begstealorborrowvt.com.
" Beg, Steal or Borrow have managed to absorb their essential influences — Appalachian, folk and country sounds in particular — and refashion them in a way that’s so accessible and infectious that the music’s all but irresistible." Lee Zimmerman - Bluegrass Today
"The songs that found their way onto the new record are more than mere imitation — they're the genuine article." Dan Bolles - Seven Days Review
"The first CD released by bluegrassers Beg, Steal or Borrow, “Old Mountain Time,” could contend for best bluegrass album of 2019, it’s that good." Art Edelstein - Times Argus | Rutland Herald Review