Meet The BAND
Jamie grew up singing and playing with family and regional groups all over middle Tenn and Ky, but gained national attention when he joined Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver in 1998 as lead, baritone and tenor singer. During Jamie’s tenure, the band won 13 IBMA Awards–including seven Vocal Group of the Year awards and earned four Grammy® and five Dove Award nominations. Jamie has recorded with Dolly Parton, appeared on five Gaither Homecoming DVD’s, was a guest on Ricky Skaggs’ Grammy-winning Brand New Strings album, as well as dozens of other guest performances and collaborations to his credit. Jamie is a skilled musician, vocalist and songwriter, with a gift to entertain and always make folks feel right at home.
Darrin started singing at age three and playing music at age six as part of his family band, The Sally Mountain Show, along with sister Rhonda Vincent. As a member of Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder for more than 10 years, Darrin has won five Grammy Awards and eight IBMA Awards for Instrumental Group of the Year. He has performance and recording credits with dozens of artists including Dolly Parton, Nora Jones, Emmylou Harris, Earl Scruggs, Bruce Hornsby, Vince Gill, John Hartford, and many more. As well as producer credits on Grammy nominated projects with Rhonda Vincent, Susie Luchsinger, Cherryholmes and Hunter Berry. He is an accomplished musician and vocalist with expert abilities to arrange and create captivating music.
Jeff is a proud Kentucky native who learned to play guitar from his father, Vester, when he was just 6 years old. After tackling the guitar, he moved on to other instruments, until at age 12 he was inspired by Harold Russell of the Russell Brothers to play mandolin. Soon after, Jeff joined his dad and other family members, playing at area churches and radio stations, and they became known as the Sounds of Gospel.
When he was 19, Jeff left the Sounds of Gospel and joined Train 45, The Bluegrass Drifters, and other acts. He then became a member of Renfro Valley Entertainment Center, where he played mandolin, guitar, banjo and fiddle and sang harmony vocals in the staff band from 1986 to 1994. He also performed with The Parker Brothers, a featured bluegrass act at Renfro Valley. They were named Best Bluegrass Band at Renfro in 1992. In 1994 Jeff was awarded Best Harmony Singer, and in 1991 he was named Best Instrumentalist. After leaving Renfro Valley, Jeff spent five years in the group Wilderness Trail, which he formed with his brother Mike.
In October 2001 Jeff joined The Lonesome River Band as mandolin player and tenor singer. He spent the next five years with LRB and recorded three albums with them.
Jeff has recorded two solo albums. The latest, Go Parker! released in 2012 and Two Roads to Travel, both on Lonesome Day Records. Jeff has performed or recorded with other acts including Dale Ann Bradley, Steve Gulley, Rick Bartley, Aaron McDaris, Wildfire, David Marshall, Jason Davis, Linda Lay, Larry Sparks, Tony Rice and the late Larry Rice. He joined Dailey & Vincent in January 2007.
A native of Clay West Virginia, Aaron was formerly with the Gold City Quartet for five years. He grew up playing bluegrass with his family and friends and plays the guitar.
Aaron made his debut with Dailey and Vincent at the recent Land Fest event in Denton, North Carolina. Aaron has filled in for Richard Sterban of the Oak Ridge Boys, he has sang for Wynonna and Willie Nelson.
2015 International Bluegrass Music Association Momentum Instrumentalist of the Year, is regarded as one of the most innovative and driven young fiddlers in the industry, able to translate the traditions of Bluegrass into a fresh, eclectic, forward-thinking language of his own. Patrick’s CD release, Rutland’s Reel, is described as, “a roller coaster of pure uncut fiddle nirvana” (Joseph Scott, Country Music Pride).
A highly in-demand sideman, he has performed and recorded with Bluegrass music icons Bobby Osborne, Del McCoury, Marty Stuart, Paul Williams and J.D. Crowe, to name a few. He and his fiddle have appeared at Carnegie Hall, The Kennedy Center, The Birchmere, The Country Ren-dez vous Festival in Crappone, FR, The U.S. Embassy in Quito, EC, Die Dreikönigskirche in Dresden, DE, The Koppernik Theatre in Prague, CZ and The Harrietville Bluegrass & Country Festival in Harrietville, AUS. Patrick toured with the acclaimed Bluegrass super-group Audie Blaylock & Redline, and is a founding member of the Baltimore-based traditional roots quartet Charm City Junction. He is a featured recording artist for the Patuxent Music recording label.
Patrick holds a BM in Jazz Performance from Towson University, where he studied under the direction of renowned pianist Tim Murphy, trumpeter David Ballou and violinist Dr. Jeffrey Howard. Currently, Patrick resides in Baltimore, MD where he is a private music educator, teaching children and adults alike.
Jessie started out on the road on his sixteenth birthday with Texas-based group Karl Shiflett and the Big County Show. After staying with Shiflett’s group for a year and half, Baker moved on to play banjo with Wildfire. Shortly after his stint with Wildfire, Jessie moved to Michael Cleveland’s band Flamekeeper in September of 2009. He went on to win 3 IBMA awards with the group including Instrumental Group and Instrumental Recorded Performance of the Year. In February of 2011 Jessie moved on to be a part of the award-winning group Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver where he played on the making of two albums. Jessie joined Dailey & Vincent in April 2012.Born in Martinsville, IN on February 7th 1991. His mother recognized at an early age that Baker was fascinated by music and at age 10 his grandmother bought him a pawnshop guitar for Christmas. While learning to play guitar a local musician came over and introduced the young picker to the sound of a banjo. After hearing the banjo he was hooked.
A veteran of the music industry Buddy has traveled all of the United States and parts of Canada entertaining in Nightclubs and other “live” music venues, working alongside artists and musicians such as Randy Travis and Mickey Gilley. He held a regular spot on the Grand Ole Opry every weekend for a year with “The Four Guys,” during which time he honed in on his professional recording skills as a player and music engineer.
He joined the world renowned rock group “TOTO” as a band member and singer for the 1999 World Tour and remained with the group throughout most of 2000.
Shortly after, he ventured out with Lee Greenwood, playing piano in his band for 2 years. During this time he also appeared with Jessica Andrews for various concert dates as an interim piano player.
From 1999 on, Buddy has been the owner of his own Nashville Recording Studio.
Operating as Buddy Hyatt Productions he has had the pleasure of working with well known acts such as George Jones, Jerry Springer, David Frizzell, Dobey Gray, Paul Overstreet, Joe Stampley, Jim Vest, Jimmy Fortune (The Statler Brothers), Vern Gosdin, JoeDon Rooney (Rascal Flatts), and many others. He continues to produce quality album projects for up and coming artists from near and far.
Shaun Richardson’s interest in music sparked at the young age of 2 by watching his uncle perform in a country western band. This influenced him to start playing music and was given his first fiddle at the age of 4. It was clear he was born a prodigy when discovered that he had perfect pitch and by the age of ten he mastered the fiddle, mandolin, guitar, bass, banjo and piano among many others.
For the past 13 years, Shaun has been in the country group, Cats and the Fiddler consisting mainly of his twin brother James, cousin Carmen, and himself. The award winning band has played for thousands of audiences and maintained a dedicated fanbase over the years, with highlights consisting of playing at Mitt Romney’s Presidential Rally and receiving multiple Detroit Music Awards nominations.
Shaun has shared the stage with many artists over the years, including country artists Michael Martin Murphey, Anita Cochran, Dailey and Vincent, Billy Dean, and many more. Now at the age of 20, Shaun can play over 20 instruments and continues to amaze audiences with each one he plays as inspired by great instrumentalists such as Brad Paisley, John Mayer and Chris Thile. Shaun’s smooth baritone voice compliments any song he sings and captivates audiences when he plays original music.