The Earl Scruggs Center is excited to present Remembering Earl a fundraising concert slated for Saturday, March 4, at 6:00 pm. Taking place at Shelby High School’s Malcolm Brown Auditorium, 230 E Dixon Blvd, Shelby, NC 28152. The show celebrates the legacy of the Cleveland County-born music pioneer and world renowned musician, Earl Scruggs.
Music lovers will be delighted with an all-bluegrass show headlined by Dan Tyminksi Band. A 14-time GRAMMY winner and four-time International Bluegrass Music Association male vocalist of the year, Dan Tyminski has left his mark on American music throughout his 30+ year career. Tyminski’s voice famously accompanies George Clooney’s performance of classic “Man of Constant Sorrow” in the film O’ Brother, Where Are Thou? and his vocal collaboration with Swedish DJ Avicii on the song “Hey Brother” was a global smash hit, streamed over 1 billion times to date. Dan has also contributed guitar and harmony to projects by Martina McBride, Reba McEntire, Brad Paisley, Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, Kenny Chesney, LeAnn Rimes, Aaron Lewis and Rob Thomas, to name a few. In addition to his highly successful solo career, Dan Tyminski has played guitar and mandolin for Alison Krauss and Union Station since 1994. His unmatched instrumental skills and burnished, soulful tenor voice have been key components of the band.
The Po’ Ramblin Boys kick off the show with their high-energy music and a contagious passion for bluegrass. The group takes pride in serving as ambassadors for the genre and has taken their music from rural bluegrass festivals to rock clubs of Europe, to the GRAMMY red carpet, with stunning results. Originally formed as the house band for the Ole Smokey Distillery in Sevierville, TN, the band earned the 2018 IBMA Emerging Artist of the Year award, multiple song of the year nominations, and a coveted nomination for GRAMMY Bluegrass Album of the Year with their 2019 release “Toil, Tears, and Trouble.”
The post-show Encore After Party will take place at the Earl Scruggs Center for VIP ticket holders.
Tickets for the show and VIP packages that include the Encore After Party may be purchased online by visiting www.earlscruggscenter.org/events. For questions or more information, call the Earl Scruggs Center at 704.487.6233. Earl Scruggs Center hours are Tuesday through Saturday 10 am – 4 pm with extended hours on Wednesdays until 6 pm.