BA Member Bands and Artists


 The members of Hog Operation have been part of the Louisville Bluegrass scene for the past 30 years. Together, members of the Hog Operation have performed as part of New Horizon, The Galoots, The Dillards, and The Louisville Mandolin Orchestra.



 Louisville, once the epicenter of bluegrass music, bears a rich history of bringing the genre tight up to the cutting edge. With their songwriting and multi-genre fusion, Relic is part of a revival of this platform, blending rich vocal harmonies with colorful instrumentation. They can be found every Wednesday night from 9 – 12pm at the Barrett Bar in Louisville.  

Hillbilly Revival

This 5 piece eclectic bluegrass band from Louisville covers a lot of musical territory.  From traditional to progressive, our influences span Monroe & Martin old school classics to John Hartford, Sam Bush, and on to Jerry Garcia & the Rolling Stones. Find complete info, videos and contacts at:  or email us Facebook:   

Ida Clare

 A Louisville, KY based band playing an eclectic mix of country, bluegrass and memorable original material, while focusing on solid harmonies and delightful arrangements.  This band has an intuitive understanding of performance dynamics.Follow them on Facebook and at:


Millers Folly

Millers Folly plays traditional and contemporary Bluegrass music: From Ralph Stanley to the Rolling Stones. To Book contact Roger Miller at 502-472-2637, Keith Hardison at 502-432-2332 or email Website:   


Next Exit

Members of The Next Exit Bluegrass band have been playing together for over 25 years. Audiences have come to love their vocal harmonies and variety of songs ranging from old time to newgrass. They have played for special events, bluegrass festivals, private parties and contra dances throughout the tristate area. Please make The Next Exit your Bluegrass to Newgrass road. Robbin Goodin- 502-894-8863  

Campbell Grissom

 Campbell Grissom is an acoustic duo who covers various styles of music  including bluegrass, old style country and variety from the 50s, 60s ,  and 70s. For more information contact Paula Campbell Halfacre at  502-553-5796 or Mike Grissom at 502-664-6884


The Stewart Family Band

 The Stewart Family Band is proud to present  a third generation  of bluegrass, and traditional country music. The Stewart Family legacy in country music history runs deep with former Grande Ole Opry performers and first generation Billy (Jimmy Dickens Band) and Helen Stewart (The Carter Family). Redd Stewart, author of the famous “Tennessee Waltz”, is now in the country music songwriters hall of fame. To learn more check out  the Stewart Family Band Facebook page or email Mark at