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Almost in the front row

A major-label debut finds roots-rockers the Avett Brothers graduating from underground sensations to prime time

The Avett Brothers (from left: Scott Avett, Bob Crawford, and Seth Avett) will play at this weekend’s Folk Festival 50 in Newport. The Avett Brothers (from left: Scott Avett, Bob Crawford, and Seth Avett) will play at this weekend’s Folk Festival 50 in Newport.
By Sarah Rodman
Globe Staff / July 31, 2009

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On the phone as he rolls through the state of South Carolina, Scott Avett confesses his love for Lionel Richie. (Full article: 663 words)

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