The Rough & Tumble

The Rough & Tumble

"Loved every second of The Rough & Tumble, from the moment they stood at my front door, 'till the moment their pickup truck + trailer sadly drove away. Not only guitar/banjo, they had drums, xylophone, accordion, shakers, tiny piano, and a violin bow. Their songs told great stories - all with strong harmonies."- D. Melin, Brickhouse Concerts

You're Not Going Alone


Recommendations from hosts (47)

May, 2022 - "This was our first concert of 2022 and WHAT A CONCERT IT WAS!! The Rough and Tumble were just amazing! They are so talented and egually as entertaining with great stories and jokes. Our audience LOVED them! Mallory plays a blinding array of instruments...

The Rough & Tumble

The Rough & Tumble


Member since: 2014-05-21
Home: Nashville, TN, US
Frequently Tours: The United States
# of Members: 2
Sound Equipment: Available if needed
Main Instrument: Vocals, Guitar/accordion/toy piano/
Other Instruments: junkstore percussion/banjolele
Genre: Folk/Americana
Style: Varied Indiefolk
Content: Mainstream Intimate
Rating: G - PG


The Rough & Tumble aren’t casual road dogs, but they aren’t letting on, either. From their upbeat, commanding stage presence and sharp banter, to their earworm melodies and heartstring lyrics, this dumpster-folk/thriftstore Americana duo refuses to bring the haggard road-worn stereotype to their audience-- even though they’ve earned it.

After forming the group in 2011, Mallory Graham and Scott Tyler were feeling stuck by 2015, so they sold everything they could, bought a 16’ camper ...

Trying to fill these important dates

CO,KS,SD/US: May, 2022 (dates: April 22-May 23) - Going to be in CO/KS/SD in the Spring of 2022 and would love to play for you.

NH,MA,ME/US: May, 2022 (dates: Nov-Dec 2022) - Anything available in New England in November and December?
The Hardest Part

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