The Ripples
The Ripples have been earning raves everywhere they go.  This young band provides a diverse and satisfying dance experience, incorporating music ranging from world beats to pop while keeping a firm footing in traditional American folk.  Come stomp, slink, and slide across the dance floor to their entrancing tunes!

Gabrielle Lanza: vocals and percussion
Kristen Planeaux: piano and flute
Andrew Taylor: fiddle
Christopher Wood: electric baritone guitar
Some notable past dance weekends:
Contrathon XXI 2017, Jonesborough TN, with SteamShovel
Looking Glass Festival 2016, Lansing, MI, with Turnip the Beet
Winter Warmup 2016, Columbus, OH, with The Stringrays
Meet Me In St. Louis 2016, St. Louis, MO, with Stringdancer
Jan Jam 2016, Urbana, IL, with the Mean Lids
Pigtown Fling 2015, Cincinnati, OH, with the Free Raisins
Chance Dance 2015, Cape Girardeau, MO, with Euphor and Turnip the Beet
Winter Warmup 2014, Columbus, OH, with Great Bear Trio
Gypsy Moon Ball 2014, Indianapolis, IN, with the Mean Lids
Fleur de Lis Fling 2013, Louisville, KY, with Notorious