Authentic Unlimited


  • From East Tennessee.
  • Formed in 2022. The core of this band was the final configuration of Doyle Lawson’s band Quicksilver when he retired in December 2021.
  • From the Quicksilver band: Eli Johnston (banj0), Jerry Cole (bass) and Stephen Burwell (fiddle). New members: Jesse Brock (mandolin) and John Meador (guitar). Meador previously played with his family band Kentucky Just Us.
  • 2022, released first album on Billy Blue Records.
  • 2023 (November 24), made their first appearance on the Grand Ole Opry.