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Date: Friday, September 23, 2022 Location: Sanders Stage Time: 7:00pm Branden Martin is a singer with a big, soulful voice and refreshingly retro sound. His music draws rave reviews and earns him fans in the fashion that only comes from raw talent and hard work. Branden Martin is...

Date: Friday, Sept. 23, 2022 Location: Stage of Stars Time: 6:00pm Laid Back Country Picker plays good country music and treats everybody right. He has played and recorded with Grammy winners. He has performed at the fabled Ryman Auditorium, Bonnaroo and at Red Rocks. His show combines 70s...

Date: Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022 Location: Stage of Stars Time: 9:00pm One of several rock-tinged honky tonk singers who rose to fame in the early '90s, Tracy Lawrence has gained a loyal audience for his mix of modern and traditional country sounds. Debuting in 1991 with Sticks and Stones, Lawrence became a...

Date: Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022 Location: Gospel Egg-Stravaganza Stage at Town Center Park Time: 2:00pm The Sound is a multi-Dove Award nominated band comprised of Levi, Jacob, and Rob Mills. Their distinct, country-pop inspired style has captured the attention and affection of fans around the world. They’ve performed...

Date: Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022 Location: Stage of Stars Time: 6:00pm Sydney Adams is a singer/songwriter from South Eastern Kentucky. Sydney has spent most of her life traveling all over Kentucky, Tennessee, Ohio, and West Virginia spreading her music and her love for music. Her roots run deep...

Date: Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022 Location: Stage of Stars Time: 9:00pm Take a 15-time IBMA (International Bluegrass Music Association) Dobro Player of the Year and a Tennessee-born guitar prodigy who made his Grand Ole Opry debut at the age of 11, and you have Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley, a powerhouse acoustic...

Date: Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022 Location: Gospel Egg-Stravaganza Stage at Town Center Park Time: 1:15pm Saying that ministry runs in the family for this group would be an understatement. Old Tradition is continuing The Lord's call into ministry that spans over four generations deep. I guess you can...

Date: Friday, Sept. 23, 2022 Location: Sanders Stage Time: 5:30pm Lance Rogers, of Berea, draws from his blue-collar roots, the love of his Kentucky home in the Bluegrass region, and the heart of his varied musical influences to craft songs that appeal to story lovers everywhere. You'll hear...

Date: Friday, Sept. 23, 2022 Location: Stage of Stars Time: 9:00pm The pop sound was evolving during radio’s diverse mix of hair bands and grunge music superstars. They qualified to perform at the South By Southwest Music Festival in Austin Texas in 1989. That same year College Music...

Date: Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022 Location: Sanders Stage Time: 7:00pm Eric Bolander's flavor of Americana/folk music offers soulful vocal tone with thoughtful melodies that have staying power.  Lyrically driven by life experiences, Eric's songs will give you a glimpse into his life and a realization that happiness can...

Coming from the community of Greenville, Kentucky, Grayson Jenkins started writing songs in his senior year at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky, and began playing a regular house gig in a bar in town around the same time, continuing to play there for four years....

Date: Thursday, September 22, 2022 Location: Stage of Stars Time: 7:30pm   A three-piece collection of songwriters, David O’Neal, Katie “Didit” Caudill, and Kaitlen Farmer, is Mama Said String Band. Based out of Louisville, KY and established in 2016, Mama Said String Band brings a refreshing reinvention to sounds...

Date: Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022 Location: Gospel Egg-Stravaganza Stage at Town Center Park Time: 4:00pm Jeff & Sheri have been nominated for numerous Dove Awards and won six. They’ve also received two career Grammy nominations, and Sheri has been named the Singing News Favorite Alto eleven times and...

Date: Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022 Location: Sanders Stage Time: 4:15pm No Deceit is a Country/Rock band Born and Bred in the Heart of Kentucky. Their first single, “Harlan Bridge” was #1 on the Trending Outlaw Country Charts for 4 weeks straight. They’ve opened for acts like: Wynonna Judd,...

Date: Friday, Sept. 23, 2022 Location: Stage of Stars Time: 7:30pm Born in the mountains of West Virginia and raised in the hills of eastern Kentucky, Sean Whiting is a singer/songwriter based out of the small eastern Kentucky town of Paintsville in Johnson county which is also known...

Date: Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022 Location: Stage of Stars Time: 7:30pm Ward Davis first gained attention in Nashville as a songwriter, placing songs on albums by Trace Adkins, Wade Hayes, Merle Haggard & Willie Nelson, and Cody Jinks. The latter was a pivotal connection for Davis. After he co-wrote three songs for Jinks' 2018 album Lifers, Jinks chose to go...

Date: Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022 Location: Sanders Stage Time: 8:30pm MojoThunder is a four-piece rock band from Kentucky. They blend high-energy rock with southern harmony for an engaging sound they’ve dubbed as “Southern-Alternative.” Their first LP “Hymns from the Electric Church” is available  now on all streaming services....

Date: Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022 Location: Sanders Stage Time: 5:30pm Bek Smallwood started out singing and writing songs in a little Methodist Church in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains. She has been performing for over 10 years with her own unique sound of soulful country rock. Teamed...

Date: Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022 Location: Stage of Stars Time: 6:00pm These four are from Eastern Kentucky, packed with bluegrass and country roots with an Americana flair. This 4 piece band from Hyden, Kentucky can entertain with their original music and familiar covers. The Creekers is a group of...

Date: Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022 Location: Gospel Egg-Stravaganza Stage at Town Center Park Time: 3:00pm The Fair Haven Quartet is one of the most dedicated, sincere and exciting quartets in gospel music today.  Since the beginning of their music ministry in 2004 the quartet has traveled extensively to...