2011 - International Newgrass Festival
2010 - Summertime Blues Special Series
2008 Bluegrass Festival at Renfro Valley
The Cumberland Gap Connection brings together the songwriting, vocal, and instrumental talents of four young bluegrass musicians from Kentucky and Tennessee. The band features Pike County residents singer and guitarist Mike Bentley and Rod Smith on banjo and Tennesseans Bryan Turner on bass and Clint Hurd on mandolin. Here they perform their song Bringing Me Back Home.
The Grascals features Terry Eldredge on guitar and vocals, fiddle player and Garth Brooks band veteran Jimmy Mattingly, Jamie Johnson on harmony vocals and guitar, Danny Roberts on mandolin, bassist Terry Smith, and new banjo player Aaron McDaris, who joined the group in 2007. Here they perform their song Sad Wind Sighs.