Hutchinson Brothers


  • From Athens (Southeastern) Ohio.
  • Formed in 1975 by brothers John “J.D.” Hutchinson (guitar) and Bob “Zeke” Hutchinson (banjo) with Greg Dearth (fiddle), Tom Hampton (mandolin) and Tim Sparkman (bass).
  • John has written many bluegrass songs including “Silver Tongue and Gold Plated Lies” (recorded by Suzanne Thomas, Bill Grant and Delia Belle and others). Several of his songs were recorded by Hot Rize, Thomas Earl Keen and other artists.
  • 1975, released self titled album (Vetco).
  • 1976, released “The Hutchinson Brothers Band” album (Vetco).
  • 2021, John (JD) died at the age of 81.