Jay Allen Sanford 2 p.m., Dec. 5
Sound description: Contra dance music.
RIYL: Old Twine String Band, Flight Path, Flying Turtles String Band, Ranting Banshee
Influences: Big Bandemonium, String Theory, Growling Old Geezers, Airdance, Vista Social Club, Out of the Wood, Flying Turtles String Band
Hey Wire is a contra dance band featuring Jeff Garvey on fiddle, JoAnn Kopany on banjo, Jerry Schreiber on guitar, and Given Harrison on mandolin and upright bass. A second mandolin player, Rick Johnson, was recently added to the group.