Long, David


  • From Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
  • A Monroe-style mandolin player, influenced by Frank Wakefield and Mike Compton.
  • 2001, joined The Wildwood Valley Boys.
  • 2003, worked with Karl Shiflett’s Big Country Show.
  • 2003, released solo project “Midnight from Memphis” (no label).
  • 2004, teamed up with guitarist Chris Sharp to form the Chris Sharp and David Long Band.
  • 2005, released “One Hand on the Radio” album (Chris Sharp and David Long).
  • 2006, recorded an album of Monroe-style duets called Stomp with Mike Compton (Acoustic Disk).
  • 2013, joined Todd Grebe and Cold Country.
  • 2014, re-joined Karl Shiflett’s Big Country Show.
  • 2018, joined Pennsylvania band The Casual Hobos.