& Still Lonesome
// Origin: Abingdon, VA
// Genres: Bluegrass
// Website: www.jeffbrownandstilllonesome.com
// Single: Language Of The Heart
Jeff Brown is a name that has been steadily gaining popularity on today's bluegrass circuit with fans, DJ'S and promoters alike. He began playing at the very young age of eight or nine, and hasn't slowed down since. He and his brother formed the Richlands Bluegrass Boys, where he played alongside Blue Highway's Wayne Taylor with one recording project to their credit. In 1993, Jeff went to work for the legendary Larry Sparks and the Lonesome Ramblers as bass player and tenor vocals. Having performed on many famous stages such as: The Grand Ole Opry at the world-famous Ryman Auditorium in Nashville Tennessee, along with the television shows Austin City Limits in Austin Texas and Song of the Mountains on PBS. Jeff had the pleasure of being ask to record on four projects during his full time and part time tenure as a member of Larry Sparks and the Lonesome Ramblers before stepping out to front his current band, Jeff Brown and Still Lonesome. Jeff also toured with The Charlie Sizemore Band, and has pulled fill-in duties with Blue Highway, Dr. Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys, and Jesse McReynolds, just to name a few. In addition to touring, Jeff hosts his on (recorded) radio show on Saturday mornings with WXLZ 107.3 FM near his home in Lebanon Virginia as well as Co-Hosts the Bluegrass Standard Magazine Radio Show. He has also served on the musician’s board with The Crooked Road and served as event coordinator and co-chair of the Virginia Mountain Music Festival held on the campus of Southwest Virginia Community College as well as served on other festival boards throughout his career, and continues to be very active in promoting and furthering bluegrass music. He has proven, in a very short time, he's more than capable to stand on his own two feet as a singer, player and band leader. In 2014, Jeff received the great honor of being named a Kentucky Colonel. Jeff continues to respect his musical roots, and with two albums to his credits and a brand-new project on the horizon there seems to be no slowing and with the unique ability to make any song his own, it’s certain to continue winning over bluegrass music fans wherever he goes.
Turnberry Records is pleased to welcome this talented musician who appeals to bluegrass, folk, country and gospel fans. A true voice of Bluegrass music, For more information on Jeff Brown or on Turnberry Records, visit www.turnberryrecords.com or www.thebluegrassstandard.com