Country, Southern Rock, Reggae, Island Rock, Bluegrass, fast, slow and in-between: Add ice and blend until smooth! www.SouthernDrawlBand.com
2012 "Band of the Year"-Beachfront Radio.com
2012 "Song & Album of the Year" -Beachfront Radio.com
2013 "Band of the Year" -Metro Pulse (Knoxville, TN)
2014 "Entertainer of the Year"-Beachfront Radio.com
2012 "Rockytop #50 on the top 100 countdown of 2012"-Q100.3
2012 "Rockytop video and song commissioned by The University of Tennessee for play on the jumbo-tron at UT football games"-UT
[ suhthern drawl ] A perceived feature of some varieties of spoken English, generally indicating longer, more relaxed vowel sounds. Varieties of southern drawl are said to be found in, but not limited to, Southern American English, Californian English, and Australian English. It is said to be one of the most distinguishable regional accents within the United States.
Much like its derivative name, Southern Drawl Band is a melting pot of sound, attitude and entertainment. Defined in categories like Country, Southern Rock, Trop Rock, and Bluegrass, Southern Drawl Band attracts a range of listeners from a broad spectrum of music genre and extends no restrictions on a targeted audience. Their unique trait of extraordinary music and song writing, along with impressive entertainment style and unforgettable live performance is what sets this band apart from any other on the market.
One of the most significant attributes of this band is the ability to play for their listeners such a diverse music genre. The members of Southern Drawl Band make every effort to play for their specific audience, whatever age or music preference that entails. As any one person among this growing fan base can confirm, the Southern Drawl Band is on a quick rise to already being a regional household name and are working hard to accomplish the objective of building success “one fan at a time” on a national level.
Southern Drawl Band was formed by lead vocalist and guitarist Mike Nash and drummer Larry Dunsmore in May of 2011. From there, other members Paul Wray (bass), David Crow (Lead Guitar) and J.D. Edge (Violin) have strategically been added to form the band they are today. Not only is Southern Drawl Band expanding their following regionally in the Southeast by way of touring, radio and television, but they are also receiving considerable attention throughout many other markets in the US. The band’s music is recognized on a national level due to radio play by several renowned internet stations.
In less than two year’s of touring, Southern Drawl Band has generated an amplified fan base reaching 20,000+ around the country and is performing at many of the nation's leading venues. The band is consistently invited to play for significant events and festivals throughout the country as well. The scope of success for Southern Drawl Band is continually intensifying as each day unfolds and their star is unquestionably on the rise.