THE LIL’ SMOKIES
- From Missoula, Montana.
- Formed in 2010. Band members: Andy Dunnigan (dobro), Scott Parker (upright bass), Matt Cornette (banjo), Jake Simpson (fiddle) and Matt Rieger (guitar).
- 2013, won The Northwest String Summit Band Competition in Oregon.
- 2013, released The Lil’ Smokies album (no label)
- 2014, released Live on New Year’s Eve album (no label)
- 2015, won the band contest at the Telluride Bluegrass Festival.
- 2016, won the IBMA Momentum Award in the band category.
- 2018, released Changing Shades album (United Interests).