Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How did you come up with the name, The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter? 

A. The short version: It's the title of an album by a 1960's British folk/psychedelic band, The Incredible String Band. Our producer suggested the name while we were recording if I should stumble. Since many of the themes we write and sing about have to do with innocence and guilt, beauty and death, and so on, The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter seemed to summarize the feel of what our music sounds and looks like.

The long version: About the time we were experimenting with band names, (Steve & Meredith - too…Read more

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  • Chase Williams

    Chase Williams Nashville, TN

    Thanks for playing some Avett Brothers the other night! It's great to see that their music is spreading!

    Thanks for playing some Avett Brothers the other night! It's great to see that their music is spreading!

  • Perry Godwin

    Perry Godwin Lansing, Michigan

    I love the "long" story about how you came up with the name The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter! Never hurts to have a little help from the spirit realm.

    I love the "long" story about how you came up with the name The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter! Never hurts to have a little help from the spirit realm.

  • Mark W

    Mark W East Amherst, NY

    Steve and Mer, Enjoyed your CCCHouse show in Cl Ctr :) I asked brother Matt, "What should I do for my own music site?" and he told me that you bandzoogled (excuse you! ;) ) Ha ha. So now I am bandzoogling too and I love it. I could bandzoogle everyday! --Mark

    Steve and Mer,
    Enjoyed your CCCHouse show in Cl Ctr smile I asked brother Matt, "What should I do for my own music site?" and he told me that you bandzoogled (excuse you! wink ) Ha ha. So now I am bandzoogling too and I love it. I could bandzoogle everyday! --Mark

  • Diane

    Diane Alden, NY

    :)Great show at Clarence Center Coffee House!! Was so good to see you!! Have a safe trip back and don't make it so long this time before you come home!!!!!!!!

    smileGreat show at Clarence Center Coffee House!! Was so good to see you!! Have a safe trip back and don't make it so long this time before you come home!!!!!!!!

  • Squier

    Squier Buffalo NY

    Your new website is so hot I feel like I'm having an affair when I look at it. But I want more ;)

    Your new website is so hot I feel like I'm having an affair when I look at it. But I want more wink

  • MJ

    MJ Nashville

    Thanks everyone!! We are so excited to be coming home for Thanksgiving. We hope to see you all at Clarence Center that Friday after Turkey Day!!! :blush:

    Thanks everyone!! We are so excited to be coming home for Thanksgiving. We
    hope to see you all at Clarence Center that Friday after Turkey Day!!! blush

  • Diane Congdon

    Diane Congdon Alden, NY

    The website looks Great!! Nice job. I will pass it along. Can't wait to see you both on the 27th!!

    The website looks Great!! Nice job. I will pass it along. Can't wait to see you both on the 27th!!

  • Dibbs

    Dibbs Cynthiana, KY

    I love the new website! Great idea! Love ya! :love:

    I love the new website! Great idea! Love ya! love

  • Paula

    Paula West Seneca, NY

    you two are AWEWOME!!! :D

    you two are AWEWOME!!! biggrin

  • Missy

    Missy Buffalo, NY

    Love your new site!! Love that I can visit all pages and not lose the song! Miss you both much!!

    Love your new site!! Love that I can visit all pages and not lose the song! Miss you both much!!