Russell Moore

Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out

The  International  Bluegrass  Music  Association’s  (IBMA)  most  awarded Male  Vocalist  of  the  Year  (5-time  career), Russell  Moore is  truly  at  the top  of  his  game.  Fronting  one  of  the  most  popular  bands  in  bluegrass  history; Russell  Moore  &  IIIrd  Tyme  Out  are  celebrating  25  years  as one  of  the  genres  most  awarded  and  influential  groups  in  modern  day bluegrass.  Joined by  four  unequivocally  talented  musicians  with  Wayne Benson  on  mandolin,  Justen  Haynes  on  fiddle,  Keith  McKinnon  on  banjo, and Jerry Cole on bass, this band continues to bring fresh music to the ears, while staying true to the tradition that has made them an industry favorite for  a  quarter  century.  They  have  recorded  18  albums  including Timeless Hits  From  The  Past  Bluegrassed,  released  exclusively  in  Cracker Barrel  Old  Country  Store,  and  among  Billboard’s  Top  5  Selling  Albums  of 2013.  They reached  a  new  career  milestone  with  their  latest  self-produced album, It’s About Tyme, which has been the fastest charting album in the band’s history, making its debut on the National Bluegrass Survey’s Top 15 Albums at #2 in November, climbing to #1 in December, and remaining at the top of the chart for an unprecedented SIX consecutive months through May 2016! Additionally,the first single, “Brown County Red” reached #1 on the National  Bluegrass  Survey’s  Top  30  Songs  chart  in  March  while  “I’m Leaving  You  And  Fort  Worth  Too”  reached #1  in  April  and  May!  All that success  has  resulted  in  an IBMA  Awards  Nomination for Album  of the  Year!  The  band  is  celebrating  25  years  of  making  ground-breaking music in 2016 and as journalist Jon Weisberger recently stated, “…it’s more than just longevity that gets Russell Moore’s name out front. The man is, to put  it  simply,  one  of  the  finest  singers  you’ll  ever  hear,  and  he  makes  it seem positively effortless.”