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The Ruta Beggars


  1. 1.
    Little Pauline
  2. 2.
    The Trains Don't Run No More (In Boston)
  3. 3.
    Only a Matter of Time
  4. 4.
    Stabbed With a Kiss
  5. 5.
    Theme Song
The Ruta Beggars infuse traditional bluegrass and early swing to create a timeless act filled with intricate yet smooth vocal harmonies, fiery instrumentals and plenty of fun.
They have been praised for their creative yet tasteful arrangements and charming performances.
The Ruta Beggars are comprised of Micah Nicol (guitar), Sofia Chiarandini (fiddle), Ariel Wyner (mandolin), and Trevin Nelson (banjo).
They were featured on 2018 IBMA broadcaster of the year nominee Steve Martin's Unreal Bluegrass radio show after their performance with Tony Trischka at Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival 2018.
The Ruta Beggars won Thomas Point Bluegrass Festival's Band Competition in 2019 to join the ranks of bands like Twisted Pine, The Lonely Heartstring Band and Beg, Steal or Borrow.
The Ruta Beggars' most recent release The Ruta Beggars - EP was recorded in Micah Nicol and Ariel Wyner's living room with couches in the corners, blankets on every wall and Noah Harrington on bass.
Tiny Dorm Sessions was filmed and recorded entirely under a bunk bed in Berklee College of music for the Tiny Dorm Concert YouTube Series. It starts with an original tune The Trains Don't Run No More (In Boston)


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