Lee, Nate


  • From Ovilla, Texas. Now living in Nashville.
  • A multi-instrumentalist, he is best known as a mandolin player. He also plays fiddle, guitar and banjo.
  • He has worked in several bands including the Alan Munde Gazette (playing fiddle), The Jim Hurst Trio (fiddle and mandolin) and his own band, The Hard Road Trio.
  • 2015, won an IBMA Momentum award for Instrumentalist of the Year.
  • 2017, joined the Becky Buller Band (mandolin).
  • He named his mandolin “Wonderbat,” a reference to the baseball bat used by Homer Simpson on the TV Show “The Simpsons.”
  • 2020, released first solo project Wings of a Jetliner (Adverb).