Rio Trio Plays Bluegrass

The Diamond Trio — Diamond Rio members Gene Johnson, Marty Roe and Dana Williams — will play bluegrass as part of Eddie and Martha Adcock’s Second Annual Benefit for the Homeless, Dec. 9 at The Station Inn in Nashville. The event marks the debut of the acoustic side project. Mandolinist and high tenor singer Johnson played with the Adcocks as a member of seminal newgrass group Second Generation. Also among those on the bill for the benefit: the Larry Stephenson Band, Tim Graves & Cherokee, LeRoy Troy and Sally Jones & the Sidewinders with Chris Jones. 11/30/01