Now the frontman of the bluegrass band Chris Jones and the Night Drivers, Chris started playing guitar when he was 14, learning from a private teacher and from slowing down Doc Watson and Norman Blake records. Chris played with Special Consensus and the Weary Hearts before forming the Night Drivers in 1995. Chris is also a host of SiriusXM’s Bluegrass Junction and columnist for the online bluegrass news source, Bluegrass Today.
“Riding the Chief,” by Chris Jones & The Night Drivers has been nominated for the The International Bluegrass Music Association’s 2022 Song of the Year.
“Chris Jones’ voice is there with the great masters.” — Steve Martin