Reaction to Billy Strings come in two varieties: Who is this guy? and That kid can play! Strings won IBMA 2016 Momentum Awards Instrumentalist of the Year (for guitar, banjo and mandolin) and was voted #1 in The Bluegrass Situations Top 16 of 16. Michigan-raised from a long line of players, Billy Strings is a phenomenon whose articulation and entire approach is totally authentic.
A little bit of bluegrass and a little bit of underground. Taped 333 feet below ground within the labyrinth of Tennessee's Cumberland Caverns, this 12 part "musical adventure" series features the top established and emerging artists within the bluegrass, newgrass, gospel, roots and American genres. Artists line-up includes: Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, Cherryholmes, Mountain Heart, 18 South, Darrell Scott, Justin Townes Earle, Will Hoge, and Monte Montgomery.