LARRY EFAW AND THE BLUEGRASS MOUNTAINEERS
- From New Franklin, Ohio (near Akron).
- Began playing mandolin at age 7 and performed with his father’s band The Bluegrass Mountaineers until his father’s retirement. The younger Efaw has led the band since the late 1980’s.
- A friend of Ralph Stanley, Efaw and his band play bluegrass in the style of the Stanley Brothers and other traditional bands.
- Efaw is also a producer of bluegrass festivals, cruises and other music events.
- Band members (2022): Efaw (mandolin), Logan Leab (guitar), Curtis Coleman (banjo), Adam Burrows (fiddle), and Mikayla Burrows (bass).
- 1988, released “I Worship You” album (River Tracks).
- 2013, released She Left Me Standing on the Mountain album (Blue Circle).
- 2022, released The Old Home album (Bell Buckle).