Mason Via is a talented young musician/singer/songwriter out of Warren Wilson College in Swannanoa, NC. Originally from Danbury, Mason has played acoustic guitar since the age of 12. Mason grew up going to fiddlers conventions and festivals and was taught by his father, notable bluegrass musician and award winning songwriter David Via. In 2015 Mason released his first studio album, "Up, Up, Up", which contains 11 original compositions. Mason's lyrics are considered to be the driving force behind his band's music, and his vocals back up the deep emotion his lyrics possess. Mason has won awards at fiddlers conventions throughout NC & VA in guitar, folk song, and band. Mason has also performed throughout the South including Floydfest, the Richmond Folk Festival, and Shakori Hills.