Tag: Hunter Berry

Cardboard In Her Shoes – Dave Yates

| May 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dave Yates’ 4-song EP, Cardboard In Her Shoes, has got East Tennessee written all over it. Of course Yates himself is on the faculty in the East Tennessee State University’s bluegrass music program, and has plied his trade as a singer, songwriter and instrumentalist in the […]


Hunter Berry live in Hiltons

| November 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bluegrass fans got an inside look at the recording process this past Sunday, November 24, when Hunter Berry gathered some of his closest and most talented friends at the Carter Family Fold in Hiltons, Virginia to record a new, live album. Along with his bandmates […]


Hunter Berry to cut live album at Carter Fold

| November 13, 2013 | 2 Comments

Hunter Berry, fiddle player and larger-than-life personality with Rhonda Vincent & The Rage, is set to record a live album on November 24 at The Carter Fold in Hiltons, VA. This special show will be staged at 3:00 p.m. (EST), billed as Hunter Berry & Friends […]


Doyle Lawson at ETSU

| April 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

There are not many music genres in which fans are able to consistently interact with their heroes face-to-face, and even less where stars and legends will willingly sit down and talk or play music with fans. Thankfully, bluegrass is one of those genres. It’s not […]


Echoes of the Blue Ridge and ACMA

| January 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Due in part to the pivotal town of Bristol, northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia have long been known as one of the locations where traditional country music was founded. Bristol, the location of the 1927 recording sessions which put The Carter Family, Jimmie Rodgers, and […]


Rhonda turns ’em loose

| March 23, 2012 | 3 Comments

WAMU’s Bluegrass Country has posted a new video of Rhonda Vincent & The Rage tearing through a cool medley of instrumental bluegrass favorites when they performed on the Katy Daley Show on February 2. Rhonda featured each of her top shelf pickers in turn (Brent Burke […]


Mr. and Mrs. Hunter Berry

| June 11, 2010 | 0 Comments

Hunter Berry has married into the mob – the Vincent Sandker mob, that is. On Tuesday Hunter, who plays fiddle with Rhonda Vincent and the Rage, wed Sally Sandker, the daughter of Rhonda Vincent and her husband Herb Sandker. Talk about job security! Sally is […]


They were biting up in Amelia…

| May 19, 2009 | 0 Comments

Sometimes it’s rough duty being the Queen of Bluegrass Music. This past weekend at the Central Virginia Family Bluegrass Festival, Rhonda Vincent was viciously attacked on stage by an unidentified member of the class Insecta in the phylum Anthropda. She got bit by a bug. […]


Congratulations Hunter and Sally!

| December 18, 2008 | 0 Comments

Hunter Berry, fiddler with Rhonda Vincent & The Rage, and Sally Sandker, daughter of Rhonda Vincent and Herb Sandker, are engaged to be married. The two have been an item for several years, but now it’s official. Sally is a student at East Tennessee State […]


Review: Hunter Berry, Wow Baby

| July 13, 2008 | 0 Comments

Richard Thompson reviews a CD from the Spring of 2007 that he wishes he had written much sooner. Hunter Berry, a native of Elizabethton, in the foothills of eastern Tennessee, began playing the fiddle at the age of nine, learning partly under the tutelage of […]