Kohrs, Randy


  • From New Virginia, Iowa. Lives in Nashville.
  • Began performing at age 8.
  • Plays all the bluegrass instruments but is best known as a Dobro™ player. He is well known as a top Nashville session musician and producer. He has toured and recorded with many of the top country acts.
  • As a teenager, he played with a Missouri bluegrass band called Possum Trot.
  • 1995, moved to Nashville and got a job with Tom T. Hall.
  • 1998, joined David Parmley, Scott Vestal and Continental Divide.
  • 2000, joined the John Cowan Band.
  • 2001, released first solo album Crack in My Armour (Junction) and formed his own band The Lites.
  • 2002, toured with Dolly Parton.
  • 2004, released second solo project I’m Torn (Lonesome Day).
  • 2007, released Old Photograph album (Rural Rhythm).
  • 2009, released Quicksand album (Rural Rhythm).
  • He is also a recording engineer and producer, owner of Slack Key studios in Nashville.