Highly esteemed bluegrass band Blue Highway has earned a collective 28 IBMA Awards, 6 SPBGMA Awards, one Dove Award, plus three Grammy nominations as a band.
Blue Highway's #1 album "Original Traditional" was nominated for a 2017 GRAMMY Award for Best Bluegrass Album.
Blue Highway was voted the Favorite Bluegrass Artist of All Time by the readers of Bluegrass Today in April 2016.
Tim Stafford received honors as 2015 SPBGMA Guitar Player of the Year and 2014 and 2017 IBMA Songwriter of the Year.
Wayne Taylor was inducted into the Virginia Country Music Hall of Fame in October 2016. Shawn Lane was nominated as 2015 IBMA Songwriter of the Year.
The newest album "Original Traditional" released Sept 2016 and to date has topped multiple National Charts at # 1 THREE TIMES.
Blue Highway charted the Most Radio Airplay of any Bluegrass Artist in 2014, per the 2014 Bluegrass Today Radio Airplay Chart, storming national airplay charts with their heralded album 'The Game.'
'The Game' topped multiple charts at #1 including reigning at # 1 for 7 consecutive months on the Bluegrass Unlimited Album Chart, and was named the #1 Bluegrass Album of the Year by critic Daniel Mullins in his end of the year Top 20 Albums of 2014 list in Bluegrass Today.
In 2019, Blue Highway celebrates 25 years of touring, with four of the original members still intact.
As momentum continues to build for the 25 year strong powerhouse band, Blue Highway is rolling on with a rich legacy carried on by three powerhouse songwriters and vocalists in Tim Stafford, Wayne Taylor, and Shawn Lane, whose harmonies soar over the dynamic banjo of Jason Burleson and the tasteful Dobro of Gary Hultman.
Blue Highway Announces Gary Hultman as Newest Member
January 7, 2019
Blue Highway is pleased to announce the addition of gifted vocalist and resophonic guitarist Gary Hultman as the newest member of the award-winning band.
Celebrate Blue Highway's 25th Anniversary!
CONGRATS to Rochelle Deering-Engel and Eric Rinehart who have each WON Two Tickets to the Blue Highway Concert of THEIR CHOICE in 2019! Stay Tuned to our Facebook Page, as we have LOTS more giveaways coming this year! Celebrate with us in 2019!
Wayne Taylor Makes Christmas Wish Come True
December 21, 2018
"Once upon a time in the bluegrass-loving land of Southwest Virginia lived a little boy named Easton. Easton loved the band Blue Highway, and wrote to Santa asking for a Blue Highway poster for Christmas.
Santa’s elves were already out packing his sleigh, so Santa asked Easton’s mom Jessica to message his buddies in Blue Highway..."
A True Christmas Story of Wayne Taylor's Kindness, Story written by Sherri George.
November 20, 2018
Tim Stafford and Bobby Starnes have a new album releasing on November 30 and Available for Pre-Order Now! "What We Leave Behind" is a Songwriter's Collection, featuring guest vocals and pickers such as Trey Hensley, Tim Shelton, Keith Williams, Ron Stewart, Jacob Burleson, and Kevin Jackson to name a few.
The album was # 1 for the month of December 2018 on the Top 50 AirPlay Direct Radio Indicator Charts for Americana/Grassicana albums!
A FREE Digital Download of the album is included with any CD purchase of the album on Tim's website at goo.gl/uWq6DE .
Order YOUR Copy Today!
** Check Out the Album Review by John Lawless in Bluegrass Today **