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Tyler Hughes

Tyler Hughes

Country / Old Time / Western Johnson City, TN  US
Wise County Jail
Wise County Jail


Breaking Up Christmas


  • Sat

    Jun 6

    Kingsport, TN, US | 6:30pm

    Join Sam Gleaves and myself for a fundraiser for the Appalachian Sustainable Development program at the MeadowView Marriot on June 6, 2015.

  • Fri

    Jul 3

    Big Stone Gap, VA, US | 12:00pm

    Pack your lunch and join us on the lawn of the Southwest Virginia Museum for some old time and country music.



  • Happiness is a basset hound and banjo music.


Sounds Like: Empty Bottle String Band

Bio: Tyler Hughes, a life-long resident of the Appalachian mountains in Southwest Virginia, performs, preserves, and promotes the roots of country music. He began studying guitar and banjo at age twelve and today has earned a Bachelor of Arts in Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music Studies from East...See Full Bio

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Q: Tyler, is that your own basset hound in the photo, or did this one just show up to sing along???

A: That basset is actually my own. Her name is Abby and she is a rescued stray that has been living with us about four years now.

Asked by 17 Strings. Answered on Mon Oct 22 2012

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