Garrett Newton may not have a lot of years under his
belt but he is one heck of a talent and the Garrett Newton Band
highlights the best bluegrass has to offer. His latest album,
"Young Heart, Old Soul" on Pinecastle Records
showcases how raw talent paired with veteran bluegrass musicians,
offers a new sound that is sweet music to the genre. DJ's and
Promoters, have a listen by clicking here,
Garrett Newton is an exceptional banjo player, plays the
Earl Scruggs style. Not only can he play banjo, he can talk banjo
with the best. He is presently touring with Lorraine Jordan and
Carolina Road in their "Country Grass" tour featuring his
banjo playing. Garrett fronts his own band, the Garrett Newton Band.
He has played on stage with national artists such as Marty Raybon,
Kenny Ingram, Ben Greene, Steve Dilling, and Joe Mullins.
Garrett endorses and is supported by Yates Banjos and
Mitch banjo GHS Strings, Peterson Tuners and Blue Chip Picks. He has
his own banjo project entitled "Young Heart, Old Soul," on Pinecastle
Records, includes several bluegrass standard instrumentals, and
original song written by Garrett.
Newton, Banjo, Master of Ceremonies
Icenhour, Lead Guitar, Bass Vocals
Dyer, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Vocals
Jordan, Acoustic Bass, Tenor Vocals
Aldridge, Mandolin, Baritone Vocals
A few of our recent Festival performances include great
shows such as, Bristol Spring Fest, Christmas in the Smokies, Old
Rock School, IBMA, Cabin Fever!
"The title song, YOUNG HEART, OLD SOUL really
stirred me, because it reminded me quite a lot of myself, 40 years