Slaughter, Shannon (and Heather)


  • From Chiefland, Florida.
  • 1992, began professional career playing guitar with the Lost and Found.
  • 1992-1995, joined the Larry Stephenson Band.
  • 2005-2007, joined the Lonesome River Band.
  • 2007, joined Lou Reid and Carolina.
  • 2009, worked with Melonie Cannon.
  • 2010, formed his own band County Clare.
  • 2011, released solo project The Sideman Steps Out (no label).
  • 2013, released album One More Road (no label) with his wife Heather and County Clare.
  • 2013, announced new lineup for his band County Clare: Jesse Daniel (Mandolin, Dobro™), Casey Foster (Banjo, Guitar), Cliff Bailey (Bass), and Stephen Burwell (fiddle). Wife Heather performs with the band on a limited basis due to the arrival of a new baby girl.
  • 2014, joined Grasstowne.
  • 2015, released Shannon and Heather Slaughter album Never Just a Song (no label).
  • 2017, released solo project Never Standing Still (Elite Circuit).
  • 2010, released solo project Hold On to Your Heart (no label).