Norbert McGettigan To Larry Stephenson Band

by | 17 Feb, 2024 | 0 comments

Norber McGettigan

A New Bass Player For The Larry Stephenson Band – Norbert McGettigan.

Larry Stephenson Band is proud to announce their new bass player, Norbert McGettigan. The 27-year-old from Moorestown, New Jersey, now resides in Asheville, North Carolina.

Norbert has been playing for eight years, getting his start while playing in college. He said, “The Bluegrass Band’s, Once Again From The Top Vol. 1 and 2 was some of the first bluegrass I was introduced to, so I’ve been listening to Larry for a while. I’m excited to have the opportunity to play in his band.”

Larry Stephenson

Larry Stephenson

He will play his first show tomorrow, Saturday, January 27, with the Larry Stephenson Band during the 49th Annual SPBGMA Awards Show at the Music City Sheraton in Nashville, TN. The Bluegrass Music Awards Show begins at 7:00 p.m. with The Farm Hands, with featured performances by The Grascals, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage, and the Larry Stephenson Band. Larry Stephenson, and the band, have won numerous SPBGMA awards over the years. Stephenson is nominated again this year as Mandolin Performer of the Year.

“I’m looking forward to the addition of Norbert, I was really impressed with his audition when he came to tryout. We can’t wait to get on stage and provide some straightforward music for the fans of LSB. The guys and I enjoyed working with Andy Brown the previous bassist, the last three years and wish him good luck in his new endeavour –  Larry Stephenson.

For more information on Larry Stephenson Band, please visit the website.

About Larry Stephenson Band:

The award-winning Larry Stephenson Band has been entertaining audiences for 33 years, celebrating their illustrious career 02/10/22, it includes their numerous performances on the Grand Ole Opry, RFD-TV and headlining festivals and concerts across the US and Canada. The group is led by Virginia Country Music Hall of Fame member and 5-time Society for The Preservation of Bluegrass Music in America (SPBGMA) Male Vocalist of the year. They also inducted Stephenson into their Hall of Greats in 2018. With numerous IBMA and SPBGMA nominations and awards, Larry records for his family owned label, Whysper Dream Music.

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