Mike Anderson and Mountainview Ramblers have recently accepted an invitation to be on WDVX's "Blue Plate Special" in the fall. We're booked for Saturday, September 3rd. The UT football game is on Thursday evening September 1st, so come and be with us at 301 South Gay ST at the Knoxville Convention Center/WDVX studios. It's gonna be fun!! To schedule Mike Anderson and Mountainview Ramblers for your church or event, just click the contact button here on the site.
Got the news just yesterday from Pauline Patterson at Patterson Promotions. "He Will Set You Free" has moved up 10 spots and will be at # 9 on the "Singing News" Bluegrass Chart for July! Thanks so much to all the radio stations and DJ's that are playing it and to all the folks who are calling to request it. God bless you all!
We are pleased to announce that Mike Anderson's "He Will Set You Free" on Patterson Promotions Vol. 21 has debuted at number 19 on the Singing News Bluegrass Chart for June. Congratulations Mike! Be looking for Mike with Mike Anderson and Mountain View Rambers.
Had a great time tonight at practice with the "Mountain View Ramblers"! Mike Harrill on mandolin/harmonica, Steve McSpadden on bass and myself. We are looking for a fiddle player/vocalist to round out the rest of the crew. If you're interested, please send me a private message on FB, leave me a message on this post (on the website) or call 423-807-0561.
Back to my roots. Things are starting to come together for the new bluegrass/acoustic group! I am looking forward to having the "Mountainview Ramblers" join me for our debut at Walnut Grove Baptist Church in Vonore on May 15th for the evening service. By the way, it starts at 6:00 pm and I hope to see you there! Thanks to Pastor Bill Johnson for inviting us. More info to come................
This is a pivotal time in my music ministry. I have always loved and could appreciate many different styles of music. Here lately though, I seem to be going back to my roots. Where it all started. I remember on Sunday afternoons we would gather with family and friends and spend the entire afternoon picking and singing gospel music. Those were some of the best times in my entire life and I long for those days to return. They are now and will continue to be precious memories for me. As of this writing… Read more