Trampled by Turtles is a folky bluegrass band from Duluth, Minnesota. They formed in 2003, and are currently made up of Dave Simonett, Tim Saxhaug, Dave Carroll, Erik Berry, and Ryan Young. The group debuted with the album, Songs from a Ghost Town, in October, 2004.
The band gained a lot of attention with their fifth release, Palomino, in 2010. The album reached number one on U.S. bluegrass charts. They released their sixth and most recent album, Stars and Satellites, in April, 2012.