The Finley River Boys is a high-energy, acoustic bluegrass band that performs a wide variety of bluegrass, country, folk, and gospel songs. The band’s unique, rich blend of tight, four-part harmonies and intricate instrumental breaks captivate audiences everywhere.
The Finley River Boys feature Brad Reynolds (upright bass, vocals), Bill Crider (guitar, vocals), Brett Dudenhoeffer (fiddle, mandolin, vocals), and Alan Johnston (banjo, mandolin, vocals).
The band has performed in excess of a hundred shows yearly, including at venues such as:
Silver Dollar City
Branson’s World Famous Baldknobbers Theater
Starvy Creek Bluegrass Festival
Jerusalem Ridge Bluegrass Celebration
The North Platte Bluegrass Festival
The Ozarks Celebration Festival
SPBGMA National Convention
as well as the Missouri State Fair, churches, county fairs, theaters, civic centers, schools, and many more events throughout the United States. We were honored to be a 2014 and 2016 ICGMA (International Country Gospel Music Association) “Band of the Year” nominee.
We have been featured on many televisions broadcasts including RFD-TV’s Cumberland Highlanders, the Bluegrass Local in Springfield, Missouri; The Ozarks Tradition in West Plains, Missouri; and the Backdoor to Nashville, in Nashville, Tennessee. Our music is being played globally on international radio and is available at all of the major online distribution outlets.
This group is also very community conscious and volunteers their time and talents performing for many local care and rehabilitation centers and nursing homes in the Springfield area during the holidays as well as throughout the year.
The Finley River Boys present a family-friendly show that will have your audience grinning, tapping their toes, and clapping their hands!