Billy the Squirrel

Formed in Lawrence, KS.

Upcoming shows

No scheduled events.

Past shows


Sound description: a youthful cross between neil young, syd barrett and bob dylan with just the right amount of grass.

Influences: pink floyd, bob dylan, neil young, phish, greatful dead, the beatles, john hartford, yonder mountain string band, split lip rayfield, big metal rooster, joe avery, hot rize, new grass revival, david grisman, steve kimock, strength in numbers, bill monroe, flatt and scruggs, jimmy martin, paul simon, talking heads, frank zappa, townes van zant, csny, mike marshall, leftover salmon, louis armstrong, miles davis, charles mingus, etc, etc, etc.


Bluegrass / Roots, Folk / Singer-songwriter


Billy the Squirrel is an acoustic song writing group that explores aspects of jam band, folk and bluegrass music. Shows will often be a journey of life experiences and stories told through the song writing of Mike Hannah and Billy Wassung.