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THE KNOXVILLE GRASS

  • From Knoxville, Tennessee.
  • A popular progressive bluegrass band of the late 70’s and early 80’s featuring Mark Newton and Glenn Laney. Paul Brewster was also in this group for two years.
  • Home base: Buddy’s Bar-B-Q in Knoxville, where they performed regularly.
  • Newton left to form the Virginia Squires. He has since performed and recorded as a solo artist.
  • 1997, Laney formed a new group called The Knoxville Bluegrass Band with several former members of the Pinnacle Boys.
  • 2000, the original band re-united to play the Graves Mountain Bluegrass Festival (produced by Mark Newton).
  • 2001, Laney died of cancer.
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