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Sean grew up in Montana, singing songs with his brothers. Throughout school he was primarily a student of the drumset. Once moving to the Pacific Northwest, he rooted himself in the music scene with his adept drumming skills.
Joan Penny’s performances include jazz standards, Latin, Pink Martini, blues, and musical theater classics. With two degrees in music, she has enjoyed a diverse and successful career in the arts.
The Hoe and the Harrow tills up a style unique to our surroundings. At times drawing from the traditional sounds of Folk, Americana, and Roots Music, yet muddled with a layer of punk and grunge reminiscent of early Seattle Sound.
“The drum that beats inside our chest… is the Heart of Anacortes!”The Spoonshine Duo
“I believe the people who are here in Anacortes are meant to be here.”Chris Terrell
“Anacortes, A Slice of Heaven on Earth… that is my mantra! I came to Anacortes for a day tour during a 2 week vacation in the area. I fell in love immediately! So here is what happened. I came to Anacortes for a vacation and never left! That was almost 23 years ago!!!”Mary E. Staley
“Driving into Anacortes I can only think one thing… it’s good to be home.”Kenneth Davenport