The Sons of Bluegrass (tm)
Heralded as one of the best upcoming Bluegrass bands in the country, the award winning Sons of Bluegrass are setting the standard for a new generation of Bluegrass professionals. Comprised entirely of high caliber Bluegrass Majors from the one of a kind four year B.A. in Bluegrass Music Program at East Tennessee State University, The Sons of Bluegrass provide high quality, high energy entertainment to festivals and venues throughout United States. As Audio-Technica and MoonPie endorsed artists The Sons are working with award winning guitarist and songwriter Tim Stafford as their personal mentor, and are honing their craft to mastery Having been featured in Bluegrass Today several times, having been awarded the 2012 "Arts Build Communities" Grant from The Tennessee Arts Commission, and having been recognized as The 2012 Championship Bluegrass band by the State of North Carolina, the Sons are garnering recognition on a regional and national level at unprecedented speed. Working, performing and recording with some of the biggest names in Bluegrass music The Sons are on the rise.
Some of the artists appearing on The Sons of Bluegrass debut album were:
Nine time SPBGMA Traditional Male Vocalist of the Year, James King of The James King Band.
Seven time IBMA mandolin player of the year and six time Grammy winner Adam Steffey, formerly of Allison Krauss’ band, Union Station and currently of his IBMA award winning band The Boxcars.
IBMA award winning Fiddle Player of the Year Nominee Hunter Berry ofRhonda Vincent’s band The Rage.
Also featuring a special appearance by Danny Stewart and Colby Laney of The Larry Stephenson Band.
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The Sons are currently working on their first all original album due out in the summer of 2013!!
Having worked and played with some of the best musicians, at some of the biggest events and best venues in Bluegrass music, The Sons of Bluegrass have honed their talent into a craft and are moving towards becoming some of the most sought after musicians in Bluegrass music. The S.O.B’s can make any event a memorable one, and you won’t want to miss one of their shows!
The Sons of Bluegrass are to proud to endorse Audio-Technica products. Audio-Technica produces the highest quality audio equipment on the market. The Sons of Bluegrass exclusively use AT microphones and audio equipment, both on stage and in the recording studio!
The Sons are also proud to be partnered with MoonPie the original Marshmallow Sandwich and to have written and recorded the new MoonPie Jingle!! Go Get yourself a MoonPie from the Chattanoga Bakery!