By The Way Bluegrass Band to perform at Cowboy Gospel Jubilee

Posted 10/10/17

By The Way Bluegrass Band to

perform at Cowboy Gospel Jubilee

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By The Way Bluegrass Band to perform at Cowboy Gospel Jubilee


One of the area’s finest bluegrass bands, By The Way, will headline the Cowboy Gospel Jubilee this Friday evening at 7 p.m.

“By The Way is one of the most talented and enjoyable bands to play the Jubilee,” said Steve Poteet, producer of the free weekly show. “Besides being extremely talented musicians and singers, they are warm and friendly people who genuinely enjoy sharing their music.”

By The Way features Ivan McNelly singing lead and baritone vocals along with Eric McNelly is on guitar and singing lead and baritone vocals.

Junior Peak carries lead and tenor vocals and Keith Greer plays the mandolin and shares the lead vocals. Ronnie Richmond plays the banjo and Cullis Orr shares lead vocals and plays the harmonica. Hannah McNelly plays fiddle and bass fiddle and Nathan McNelly sings lead vocals and plays rhythm guitar.

Riley Peak plays banjo and guitar and Morgan Greer sings lead vocals. Larry Guy plays Dobro and Robert Garren Hall plays banjo. Chloe McNelly is featured on cello. Michael Summers plays bass fiddle and Michael Lee adds bass guitar.

Also appearing in this week’s Cowboy Gospel Jubilee lineup is singer-songwriter Elmer Bramlett, guitarist and singer Joel Moore, and Cowboy Church's pastor, Wally Varnell playing his guitar with a Merle Travis-style.

The Cowboy Gospel Jubilee is held at the Cleveland Cowboy Church in the Dockery Heights community at 3040 Blythe Road, off Dockery Lane, between Blue Springs and Blackburn Roads.
Admission is free and a love offering is taken for the headliners.


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