Together for nine years, The Student Loan is a Portland, OR progressive-acoustic newgrass band bringing a fresh sound to the world of acoustic music. This innovative quartet's diverse style transcends genre, fusing elements of jazz, blues, rock and jam with traditional bluegrass instrumentation.
The band's distinct sound appeals to everyone from the most discerning traditional bluegrass listeners to the most enthusiastic jam band fans. They are known for their fun and funky originals, their quirky covers, and their knack for getting a crowd moving on the dance floor. In the spring of 2014, they are set to release their fourth album, "Moonlit Toasters", produced by Scott Law and recorded at Big Red Studios.