C.J. Vaughn BioAt age 16 C.J. Vaughn was nominated for three Blusey Awards by the Music City Blues Society including: Best Blues Guitarist, Best Blues Vocalist, and Best Electric Blues Act. The 25 year old blues phenomenon from Coldwater, Michigan has played alongside the great Reese Wynans, Jack Pearson of the Allman Brothers Band, and Jimmy Hall of Wet Willie.C.J. and his band won the Kentucky Blue Challenge in 2006 and represented Nashville in the International Blues Challenge in Memphis in 2008. Later the same year Vaughn and his band mates won the Daily News Journal’s Battle Of The Bands and C.J. was voted Nashville’s Best Blues Guitarist. The international Blues Festival Guide named C.J. Vaughn the 2009 Blues Artist On The Rise.Get acquainted with this future blues star at www.cjvaughn.com and on his facebook page CjVaughn.
Tyler Flowers and The Good Sirs BioSinger-songwriter Tyler Flowers grew up in middle Tennessee listening to Paul Simon, Tom Petty, John Mayer, Coldplay, and Fleetwood Mac. Taking up the guitar at 14 Tyler began performing while a student at Lipscomb University where he met harmonica wizard Stephen Hanna. The two young musicians organized The Good Sirs in 2014. Tyler has appeared on Conan O’Brien, Fox and Friends, and the Grand Ole Opry as an accompanist for Sarah Darling and has opened shows for Dave Barnes and Blue Merle. He was winner of the Puckett’s “Rising Star” songwriting competition in Nashville. The Good Sirs bring an energy and musical polish that showcases Tyler’s songwriting ability and compliments the young artist’s wide vocal range. Listen closely and remember the name Tyler Flowers. You’ll be able to say you saw him before he hit the big time. www.reverbnation.com/tylerflowersmusic
The Midnight RidersA Musical Tribute to the Allman Brothers Band-Concert Appearances-Cherry Blossom Festival - Macon, GA (for 4 years)Blue Crab Fest - Savannah, GAUniversity of Alabama - Tuscaloosa, ALFord Motor Company Summer Concert Series - Detroit, MIBoswell Harley Davidson Biker Rally - Nashville, TNAuburn University - Auburn, ALMiller Lite Barbeque Festival - Marietta, GAGaylord Opryland Hotel (with Sheryl Crow) - Nashville, TNVanderbilt University - Nashville, TNUniversity of Georgia - Athens, GACarnton Mansion Summer Concert Series - Franklin, TNUniversity of Mississippi - Oxford, MSSevier Park Summer Concert Series - Nashville, TNFive Points Music Hall - Birmingham, ALOld Rock House - St. Louis, MO