NO TIME FLATT
SCORES TOP HONORS
AT TENNESSEE MUSIC AWARDS!
October 15, 2018
NO TIME FLATT is the Bluegrass Band of the Year for 2018! The Tennessee Music Awards show is held annually at the University of Memphis Hamilton Performing Arts Center in Jackson, TN. This year on October 8th, No Time Flatt took home the 'star' for top honors.
To no one's surprise, this band has been grabbing honors and festival/show dates since its inception in 2015. You probably have heard rumors that their fans are known as . . . well, they are called Flatt-heads! True story!
The No Time Flatt band members are: Kevin Wright (guitar, vocals), Patrick Cupples (upright bass, vocals), Kevin Keen (mandolin), Steve Moore (banjo, vocals), and Becky Weaver (fiddle, vocals). Becky Weaver was out of town for the event; however, the award-winning fiddler, Ivy Phillips, filled in to help the group take top honors. The band truly has something special: Their songwriters are creative, their act is together and focused, and they are out to please their crowds.
10/25 Corinth Pickers on the Square, Alcorn Co. Courthouse, Corinth, MS
10/27 Riveroaks Reformed Presbyterian Church Fall Festival, Germantown, TN
11/1 First Christian Church, Dyersburg, TN
11/2 Iuka Opry @ The American Legion, Iuka, MS
11/3 West TN Regional Arts Center Gala, Opera House, Humboldt, TN
11/6 Widows & Widowers Dinner, The Church at Sugar Creek, Humboldt, TN
Here are some photos taken at the Tennessee Music Awards show in Jackson on October 8, 2018.
L to R: Steve Moore, Kevin Keen
Ivy Phillips, Kevin Wright, Patrick Cupples
L to R: Kevin Keen, Steve Moore,
Kevin Wright, Patrick Cupples, Ivy Phillips
L to R: Dr. Jerry Tubbs (U of M Music Dept.) Kevin Wright,
Patrick Cupples, Ivy Phillips, Steve Moore,
Kevin Keen, Amber Dunn (VP Memphis Songwriters Association)
Patrick Cupples at microphone
Kevin Wright at right in photo
Dr. Tubbs and Ms Dunn at back
Kevin Wright, vocals and guitar
Steve Moore, vocals and banjo
Ivy Phillips, fiddle, standing in for Becky Weaver
Kevin Keen, mandolin