Darren Nicholson, along with special guest, Audie Blaylock, will be performing on December 17th, 7pm at the Burnsville Town Center. Please call 828-682-7209 for tickets ($15)
Darren Nicholson is a bluegrass and American musician based in Haywood County, North Carolina. He is a Grammy nominee and a recipient of multiple International Bluegrass Music Association Awards. Darren has appeared countless times on WSM’s Grand Ole Opry, at the Ryman Auditorium, CMT, GAC, and many of the world’s most famous venues and networks. Darren won the IMBA’s award for Entertainer of The Year in 2014 and in 2018. Currently, he records and tours as a full-time, founding member of Balsam Range, with all sorts of collaborative efforts each year. Darren is also renowned as a solo artist, session musician, and songwriter.
Audie Blaylock is an American singer, guitarist, mandolinist, and composer in the bluegrass tradition. Blaylock started Redline in 2004, took time out to work with Michael Cleveland, and reactivated Redline in 2007. In 2004, Blaylock was a primary coordinator and contributor to the A Tribute to Jimmy Martin: The King of Bluegrass project. Audie Blaylock and Redline had the honor of being nominated for the International Bluegrass Music Association’s Emerging Artist of the Year award in both 2005 and 2006.