Kickin’ Grass


  • From Raleigh, North Carolina.
  • Members: Lynda Dawson (guitar), Jamie Dawson (mandolin), Ben Walters (banjo), Patrick Walsh (bass), Matt Hooper (fiddle).
  • Formed in 2000, as backup group for the Chapel Hill Cloggers.
  • 2003, won a talent contest in Raleigh and used prize money to finance their first recording Backroads (2004, no label), produced by Steve Dilling of IIIrd Tyme Out.
  • 2005, released On the Short Rows album (no label).
  • 2008, released Kickin Grass Band album (no label).
  • 2012, released Walk With Me album (Superfan) featuring a more progressive sound.