Cosmic Mesa is a progressive, original grass band based in Fort Collins, led by Andrew DeCarlo. Extending beyond the boundaries of traditional bluegrass, the Cosmic Mesa sound is a blended style of music called "Cosmic Americana Grass" that makes for an amazing live show. Cosmic Mesa performs along the Colorado front range and beyond and their shows are packed full of impressive originals, great cover tune arrangements, high energy and powerhouse talent. To find out where they will be playing next, go to the Show Schedule section of the website.
Cosmic Mesa is a high-energy band based in Fort Collins, Colorado that plays a unique style of original music that can only be called “Cosmic Americana Grass”. Since its founding by guitarist and singer-songwriter, Andrew DeCarlo in early 2014 the band been performing up and down the Colorado front range and beyond. Their high-energy performances are packed full of original music and powerhouse talent on every instrument. Cosmic Mesa has rocked incredible shows for large audiences at great Colorado venues such as Cervantes, Hodis Half Note, Aggie Theatre, Mishawaka Amphitheatre, Ullrs Tavern and State Bridge, just to name a few, and has opened the stage for amazing artists such as Trout Steak Revival, Whitewater Ramble, Cornmeal and Pete Wernick.
From the beginning, Cosmic Mesa has focused on original songwriting and instrumental compositions and the group's musical performances highlight the progressive singer-songwriting style of guitarist Andrew DeCarlo. In addition, the group also boasts the exceptionally cosmic skills of Tad Smith on dobro, John Stewart on upright bass and Derek Blake on mandolin.
Get up on the Cosmic Mesa and enjoy the view as these folks bring new songs and sounds to the scene!
Info and Booking
Previous Festival Performances and Special Events
Aggie Theatre - Fort Collins CO
Hodi's Half Note - Fort Collins CO
Avogadro's Number - Fort Collins CO
The Mishawaka - Bellvue CO
Cervantes - Denver CO
The Big Wonderful - Denver CO
The Barkley Ballroom - Frisco CO
Previous Festival Performances:
Spread the Word Music Festival (2018) - Fox Theatre Compound - Denver
Avograss Bluegrass Festival (2016 & 2017) - Avogadro's Number - Fort Collins
Ullrgrass (2017) - Golden CO
Yarmonygrass (2016) - Rancho Del Rio CO
Arapahoe Valley Bluegrass Festival (2015) - Winterpark CO