The Americana sextet New Grange produces a natural and objective consider combined folk music. The music group produced in 1998 when acoustic multi-instrumentalist Mike Marshall and violinist/fiddler Darol Anger had been touring while completing the vacation album Xmas Heritage. The press quickly adored the duo, because of their hearty structure of jazz, blues, and root base rock was intensely praised by critics and viewers. They made a decision to place a band jointly beneath the name New Grange and vocalist/songwriter Tim O’Brien, acoustic bassist Todd Phillips, banjo participant Alison Dark brown, and vocalist Philip Aaberg became a member of forces. The music group is agreed upon to Compass Information and released their self-titled debut in 1999.