Tag: Clay Hess

Nightflyer working on sophomore release

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ohio’s Nightflyer is back in action after a long winter. The guys are in the studio this month and next, finishing up what will be their second album for the Kang Records label. A big bonus for the band is the fact that Nightflyer mandolinist, […]


New members of Bull Harman & Bulls Eye

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bull Harman & Bull’s Eye have announced some new members. The St. Louis-based band has brought Alex Rifle in to play banjo, Allan Sterling on reso-guitar, and Harman’s son Wyatt has taken over his mom, Tammy’s, bass role. Bull remains on guitar and vocals, as […]


The Chronicles of Depression – Alex Hibbitts

| January 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Having performed with such acts as Randy Kohrs and the Expedition Show, Alex Hibbitts is no stranger to the bluegrass music scene. Although he has spent most of his bluegrass career as a sideman, and currently can most often be found working within his Depression […]


Band and album news from Clay Hess

| December 4, 2013 | 2 Comments

Clay Hess has announced a couple pieces of news this week. First off, Zach Gilmer has joined his group on banjo. The young Virginia native had formerly worked with Gold Heart, Carrie Hassler, and Sierra Hull. Also, a release date has been announced for One, […]


Free album download from Jett’s Creek

| October 15, 2013 | 4 Comments

Here’s a unique way to get the word out about your new CD. To celebrate the release of The Wait Is Over, their new album with Mountain Fever Records, Jett’s Creek is offering a full album download at no charge for the next 7 days. […]


Wait Is Over coming soon from Jett’s Creek

| September 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Mountain Fever Records has announced October 15 as the release date for the long-awaited third album from Ohio’s Jett’s Creek. This project has been more than two years in production, under the steady hand of Clay Hess, and carries the unsurprising title, The Wait Is Over. […]


Clay Hess has seen the light

| May 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

I Saw The Light is the name of the first single from The Clay Hess Band’s upcoming debut CD. And no, it’s not another cover of the Hank Williams classic. It’s a new song from Craig Market and Wayne Winkle, in which the narrator has […]


On The Front Porch – Kenny Thacker

| May 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Many bluegrass musicians first developed their love of this genre from listening carefully to their grandparents and other relatives making music. Kenny Thacker is no different. On his latest release, On the Front Porch, this Kentucky-born pastor pays tribute to his grandfather, and the others […]


Nick Keen to Clay Hess

| March 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Clay Hess Band has announced their newest member, Nick Keen, who will play mandolin with the group. He steps in for Ryan Moyers, who turned in his resignation earlier this year. Nick joins Clay and his son Brennan Hess on guitars, John Meyers on […]


Faultline – Jesse Gregory

| January 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Jesse Gregory is a strong young vocalist from Maryville, TN, currently enrolled in the Bluegrass, Old Time & Country Music program at East Tennessee State University. She has the distinction of being the first woman to declare a bluegrass major there, and would seem to […]