The Lonesome Days

~Winners of the 2017 Freshgrass Band Award~

Soulful Bluegrass from Denver, Colorado


The Lonesome Days

Award winning Colorado bluegrass. 

From The Lonesome Days' beginning in 2014, the band has evolved into a tight-knit 4 piece ensemble with a common vision to create great original music mixed in with timeless classics. Their authentic song writing and musicianship brings emotion, power and soul to the music that makes it seem familiar, yet fresh and new. Playing festivals and venues country, they bring a unique energy and drive to every audience. The Lonesome Days won the prestigious 2017 FreshGrass band award and are two-time finalists in the Telluride Bluegrass Festival Band Competition. Come out and catch a show, or get in touch if you'd like to book the band. 


The Band:

Jonny Miller: Mandolin | Sam Parks: Guitar 

Todd Lilienthal: Banjo | Bradley Morse: Bass

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(303) 618-4506





Contact Us for:

Festival Bookings, Club Gigs, Weddings, Corporate Events, Parties, Just to say hi!

Spring & Summer Schedule

April 20th - Church of Transfiguration - evergreen, co

A wonderful listening environment, inside of a gorgeous church! If you enjoy great acoustics, make sure to join us for this one. By the Lee is opening up the night and you'll want to make sure to catch them!


April 21st - Macky Auditorium - Boulder, Co

We're kicking off the early show for the Colorado Bluebirds, a supergroup with members of Yonder Mountain String Band, Elephant Revival and Head for the Hills. Proceeds go to the the Colorado Bluebird Project!


April 26th - Ophelia's Electric Soapbox - Denver, CO

An evening to benefit NatesNight.org. Featuring members of Leftover Salmon, Yonder Mountain String Band and Elephant Revival. We'll be kicking things off right!


April 27th - Planet Bluegrass - Lyons, CO

A special night of music with the Blue Canyon Boys in the Wildflower Pavilion. 


May 11th - NorthglenN Food Truck Carnival - Northglenn, Co

Carnie rides! Beer! Music! Food Trucks! Corn Dogs! Here here! We play at 5:30 and Rapidgrass closes things out right afterwards. Music is in a big event tent and it's a great, family-friendly environment. 


May 19th - Private fest - Castle Rock, CO

An all-day, private shin-dig on a great ranch in Castle Rock. Contact mrmcmurray1@gmail.com for more information. We're looking forward to playing the last set of the day and picking with all our friends afterwards!


June 1st - Stage Stop - Rollinsville, co

Lonesome Days and Meadow Mountain at the Stage Stop! We've been wanting to do this for a long time for all our mountain peeps. Come rattle this old barn with us!


June 2nd - Poudre River Festival - Fort Collins, Co

A day of great music to benefit one of the best front range natural resources, the Poudre! Come join us, Chris Dismuke, Colony Funk, and Bonnie & the Clydes. 


June 2nd - Denver People's fair - denver, co

We're psyched for this hometown fest! We hit the main stage at 4:30pm, right before Trout Steak Revival. Come out and settle in for a bit!


June 3rd - Revel Rockies Marathon - Morrison, co

One of the fastest races in the country (it's almost all downhill)! We are coming back again to play some acoustic tunes in the post-race beer garden.


June 3rd - Golden Grass (New Terrain Brewing) - Golden, CO

Great music and great beer in one of our favorite front range towns. 


June 8th - Parker Days - Parker, Co

Killer music, rides, food, and a kid's zone. Trace Adkins and more big headliners being announce soon, so check their website at the orange link right above. 


JUNE 9TH - KGNU - Boulder, CO

Live on the air at 9:30am! 88.5 FM or tune in to the internet stream.


June 9th - Private Event - Denver, Co

100th Anniversary of a great company!


June 17th - RapidGrass - Idaho Springs, CO

One of our absolute favorite festivals that we look forward to every year! Sierra Hull, Rapidgrass, Hawktail, and so many more great acts!


June 29th - Private Event - Tabernash, Co

Pickin' in a big old barn for some fine bluegrass folk.


July 13th - Buena Vista, Co

We'll be playing at the Beach Stage right on the Arkansas River. More details to come! 


July 12th - Syntax physic opera - denver, co

We're psyched to be playing our first show at this new(ish) Denver venue! Come check it out! Honeytree duo is opening up the night!


July 20th - Snowygrass (Baldwin Park) - Estes Park, CO

We're rolling into Estes with our great friends, Masontown - get ready for a high-octane night y'all! 


July 21st - Denver Botanic Gardens (Chatfield) - Littleton, CO

We're going to be the most soothed and relaxed bluegrass band in the state after this one! A great family friendly festival put on by the Denver Botanic Gardens organization. We play at noon.


July 26th - Oskar Blues - Lyons, CO

We'll be kicking off the Rockygrass weekend with Meadow Mountain and Masontown. Yeeeeeeaaaaah!!


July 29th - Fiddles, Vittles, & Vino - Colorado Springs, Co

A great festival 14 years running. Rhonda Vincent will be closing out the evening and we're psyched to be headed down to join the fun!


August 4th - Keystone bluegrass and beer Fest - Keystone, Co

This one is quickly becoming one of our favorite mountain festivals, for good reason. We go on right before the Lil' Smokies so be ready to get after it!


August 17th - Mason jar Events summer cannabis pairing dinner - Longmont, co

Mason Jar Events are always top-notch. The best food, the best drinks, the best pairings - in amazing, private locations. We'll be providing the tunes!


August 25th - Grapes & Grass - Boulder, CO

Uh yeah. Wine and Bluegrass? We're all over that.


August 31st to september 3rd - Rompin' down the river (green river) - Utah

Organized and operated by Adrift, a top notch rafting outfitter. Spend 4 days and 3 nights floating the Green River through the Gates of Lodore, one of the most visually striking canyons in the Western United States. 


September 7th - Private Event - Tabernash, Co

Kicking off a wedding weekend in one of our favorite spots.


September 8th - Private Event - Longmont, CO

Longmont Wedding, celebrating a great couple!



Ooooooowweeeee! A weekend in Telluride celebrating some people that have been on our side since day one.


September 14th - Freshgrass Festival - North Adams, MA

We won the 2016 Freshgrass Band Award and have been invited back to play the main stage this year! Beyond excited to go back to MASS MOCA, North Adams and FreshGrass!



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Booking & Press

Contact information and Electronic Press Kit is available below. 


Booking Contact Info

To inquire about booking The Lonsesome Days, please email lonesomedays@gmail.com. You can also call or text 303.618.4506. We look forward to speaking with you.


Electronic Press Kit (EPK)

Download our EPK here. If you need something else, please use the contacts on this page and we'd be happy to send you additional assets.


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