Armsworthy, Jay (and Eastern Tradition)


  • From California, Maryland (south of Washington DC).
  • A guitarist and singer who began his career playing with “Ernie Bradley and Grassy Ridge.” Later formed his own band called “Eastern Tradition.”
  • 1995, worked with David Davis and the The Warrior River Boys.
  • For 7 years, hosted a radio program called “Bluegrass on the Bay” on WMDM and WPTX in Lexington, Maryland. He continues to host a radio show on World Wide, WNNT (VA), and WWSM (PA).
  • 2011, recorded “I Couldn’t Make It Without Him” CD on Blue Circle Records, produced by Greg Luck.