Recently inducted to the East Tennessee Writers Hall of Fame, fiery roots-rock singer/songwriter SCOTT MILLER returned to his native Virginia to tend the family farm while continuing to release and perform new music informed by that rural area, history, and Appalachia. “[Miller combines] the emotional honesty and intelligence of a singer/songwriter with the swagger and enthusiasm of a rock & roller… a gifted and eclectic solo artist.” (AllMusic.com) Recently on tour with Patty Griffin, Robbie Fulks, Paul Thorn, Robin & Linda Williams, and American Aquarium.
Singer and Songwriter David Childers might be the proverbial study in contradictions. A resident of Mount Holly, he’s a former high-school football player with an aw-shucks demeanor, but he’s also a well-read poet and painter who cites Chaucer and Kerouac as influences, fell in love with Folk as a teen, and listens to jazz and opera. Once called the O. Henry of Musicians, each of David's songs is a short story that holds your attention and leaves you wanting more. Bob Crawford of The Avett Brothers calls David “a great friend, a great thinker, and a great man … a true North Carolina treasure.