As bandmates in Boise rock cover band “Jack Crowne and the Coronas” Ronnie Marler and Tim Bossart formed a tight musical bond sharing a love for Americana Roots and Folk music.
In July 2007 the two splintered off and created the acoustic duo that is now known as “West of Ustick”.
Playing festivals and wine bars they honed their skills under the band name “the Acousticats” in 2009 recorded their debut album “9 Lives” and then “Demo” in 2010
Active in the Boise music scene today, the band continues to entertain. Playing an eclectic mix of crowd pleasing Folk/Pop and Acoustic Roots music. Featuring Mandolin, Slide Dobro, Guitar and Vocals. [+]