The Modern Grass makes original music fueled by passion, ingenuity and a love and appreciation for traditional forms of art & music. The Modern Grass was born in 2011 and have since released 3 award winning albums. The MG Be - bops, doo- wops, and yeehaws it's way through roots music freely, setting the mood for real life rambling, gambling and heartbreaking storytales.  The MG has toured North America extensively and relentlessly.

An array of exceptional musicians have played and recorded with the Modern Grass over the years. The original cast are: 

Tom Terrell - Guitar, Lead Vocals

Andrew Sneddon - Resophonic guitar, Vocals

Adam Pye - Contra Bass

Donald Maclennan - Violin, Vocals


2014 Canadian Folk Music Awards Producer of the Year (Tom Terrell & Karl Falkenham for City Ghosts)

2014 Music Nova Scotia Bluegrass/Americana Album of the Year – City Ghosts
2012 Music Nova Scotia Roots/Traditional Album of the Year – High on the Mountain
2012 Music Nova Scotia Bluegrass/Country Album of the year – High on the Mountain
2011 Bluegrass/Country album of the year nominee – The Modern Grass Quartet