Sierra Hull is a singer, mandolinist, composer, lyricist, and former child prodigy who signed with Rounder at age 13. She distinguished herself by becoming the first bluegrass musician to receive a Presidential Scholarship to the prestigious Berklee College of Music. Her album Weighted Mind was produced by Béla Fleck and features Alison Krauss, Abigail Washburn, and Rhiannon Giddens
Although their sound is rooted in traditional bluegrass, Mile Twelve surveys a broader landscape on their newest album, City on a Hill. All five band members bring their own influences and observations into the music, resulting in a project that feels contemporary, thoughtfully crafted, and relevant.
McCoury’s sixth decade in a half-century of bluegrass bliss brings new triumphs, new collaborations, and new music. With two grammys, Grand Ole Opry membership, and “DelFest” his namesake music festival, Del McCoury considers himself traditional at heart and does what comes naturally. Lucky for us, he likes to sing and play music.