About

The Big Decisions are a San Diego based high energy bluegrass and Americana band known to play the music that gets people dancing, singing, laughing, drinking, and celebrating!

By continuously playing highly engaging and entertaining shows, The Big Decisions have become well known around San Diego and have a very loyal diverse local fan base. Their sound includes original music, traditional bluegrass tunes, foot-stomping Americana, and various pop covers that range from Stevie Wonder to the Talking Heads.

The Big Decisions are:

  • Matt Bruno – Mandolin
  • Jason Weiss – Banjo
  • Orion Boucher – Bass
  • Grant Newton IV – Guitar
  • Will Jaffee – Dobro

Since 2011 The Big Decisions have played a variety of venues and events, a few examples include:

  • Sycamore Den San Diego, CA (monthly residency)
  • Rosie O’Grady’s San Diego, CA
  • Pine House Cafe Mount Laguna, CA
  • Big Bear Music Festival Big Bear, CA
  • Mount Laguna Music Festival Mount Laguna, CA
  • Adam’s Avenue Unplugged Music Festival San Diego, CA
  • 7 Grand San Diego San Diego, CA
  • Rabbit Hole San Diego, CA
  • Mother’s Saloon San Diego, CA
  • Black Cat Bar San Diego, CA
  • Suzie’s Farm San Diego, CA
  • Wild Willow Farm San Diego, CA
  • Ritual Tavern San Diego, CA (monthly residency)
  • Unplugged Festival San Diego, CA
  • Adam’s Avenue Street Fair San Diego, CA
  • Porter’s Pub La Jolla, CA
  • The Water Conservation Garden El Cajon, CA
  • Outdoor Outreach Annual BBQ Encinitas, CA

We love playing weddings, parties, and corporate events too!

Book The Big Decisions to play at your establishment or event by emailing us on Facebook or at thebigdecisionsbooking@gmail.com.