Watson, Trevor


  • From southwest Virginia.
  • Plays banjo with Shannon Slaughter.
  • After graduating from Virginia Tech, he became a cast member at the Carolina Opry (Myrtle Beach, South Carolina).
  • 2003, joined Lou Reid and Carolina. He and Shannon Slaughter were bandmates for four years and have remained friends.
  • 2018, filled in for Ben Eldridge in the Seldom Scene before he retired.
  • Has worked with Shannon Slaughter on tour and on his recordings.
  • 2024, released solo project Out of the Shadows (no label).