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Lead Guitar- Dylan Smith is a 17 year old phenomenon. He has accomplished more in his few years than many have over a lifetime. His improvising and musical instincts are second to none. With his solid rhythm playing and astonishing lead breaks, Dylan Smith will be a force to be reckoned with on the bluegrass scene for many years to come. Dylan is the official 2012 Flatpicking Champion for state of Ga. He is also a 2 time 1st place Bluegrass Mandolin competition and 2013 Flatpicking champion in Bartow County, and also 2nd place flatpicking at the 2011 Young Pickers Competition in Townsend, Tn. Awards are starting to stack up for this amazing young talent, as we are sure he will be winning them for years to come. Dylan resides in Pine Log, Georgia.

 

Harmony Vocal/Mandolin- Greg Fleming, the senior of the group, is a very accomplished musician. His vast knowledge and unmatched passion for music is instantly recognizable when Greg takes the stage. An award winning guitar player, Greg applies his talents to mandolin in the hard driving group that is BlueRoad. Greg studied music at the Berklee School of Music, and makes his home in Canton Georgia.

 

Harmony Vocals/Banjo- Hayden Bramlett comes from a pedigree of banjo greatness. Coming from a musical family, Hayden has graced the stage at the famed Grand Ole Opry, and is one of the great up and coming banjo players on the scene. With is hard driving, straight forward style, Hayden is quickly earning the reputation of one premiere banjo players in the area. Hayden lives in Woodstock Georgia.

 

Bass- Josh Hollifield, a Ball Gorund native, draws from a background of being multi-instrumentalist and song writer and drives the band with his solid bass playing. Award winning Dobro, Guitar, and Banjo player, Josh currently holds the title of the 2012-2013 Georgia State Champion Dobro player. Josh now turns his attention to bass playing. Josh recorded and toured professionally as Rural Rhythm recording artist as well as playing with many other highly acclaimed bands, even sharing the stage with thelegondary Earl Scruggs. Josh has many talents in his musical prowess, and is looking forward to seeing what the future holes for BlueRoad.

 

Vocals/ Rhythm Guitar- Matt Southern has been around the music scene for numerous years. You may know him from his Dobro playing with the group East Dixie Boys, however he now doubles up performing with BlueRoad. Matt is no stranger to the music business, at an early age he was a part of the business without even knowing it. His grandfather Jim Southern, was a Hee-Haw and WSM Grand Ole Opry Veteran. Matt is an accomplished GUILD Nominated song writer and session musician. Over the years as an ASCAP, BMI and AFM Local#148 member, he has performed on and written various Christian/Gospel albums and written numerous songs for artists under commercial labels. He also has had the pleasure of performing with pop artists Phil Collins, Enrique Iglesias, Christina Aaguilara, as well as numerous notable bluegrass and country music greats. Matt PROUDLY uses and is Endorsed by BlueChip Reso Thumb Picks and 45/50 Flat Picks.

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Booking: Josh Hollifield (770) 743-7773

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