Originating in Enterprise Al, County Road 440 is a perfect example of youthful talent and a passion for all music with a southern vibe. Founded by Lance Grantham and thrown together in the spring of 2013 to play three local relay for life events, the group blossomed overnight into a local favorite. Mixing traditional and contemporary country music with southern rock and a little blues, County Road 440 appeals to fans of all ages.
Their first EP was recorded while still in High School, with the final mastering of five originals to be completed mid June 2014. With Graduation behind them, more effort can be applied toward perfecting every aspect of the show. Bigger offers seem to be coming in on a daily basis. Lance says “We are amazed that people from other areas have already heard of us.” Whether from Social Media or word of mouth, the buzz is getting around. Social Media in one of the most important tools in today’s music industry, and County Road 440 in ahead of the curve in that respect. With 4600+ Facebook followers and over 68,000 on Twitter, an explosion of fans could be just around the corner.
Current band members :
Lance Grantham : Founder, Lead Vocalist and Lead Guitarist
Blake Jenkins : Drums
Cole Dunlap : Rhythm Acoustic Guitar
Joseph Montgomery : Bassist
Ronnie Strawder : Utilities, Back-up Rhythm and Bassist
While previous shows have been limited to a 2 hour drive, the band has a new found freedom that will allow more travel and a greater variety of venues, an important aspect of building popularity for any group.
“ How fortunate can someone be. At 16, I opened for the Legendary John Anderson and performed to millions via RFDTV. I have been on local TV and had originals aired on radio”’. Lance Grantham .
Contact Information :Scott Grantham (Manager)- 334-464-3400 / 334-389-5853 www.facebook.com/countyroad440