Melody Petrey from Williamsbrg, Ky          10/20/2018 7:25:02 PM
I love your music, can't wait see you in Middlesboro Ky. Do you know what time you will be singing yet?

Charlie Geringer from Perryville , Missouri          9/24/2018 10:21:42 PM
Thanks for the great show at Whitley City Ky in Sept. Very refreshing to listen to such good music.Hope to see Shadow Ridge again.

Gene Loyd from Cullman, Alabama          8/11/2018 1:06:13 PM
Enjoyed your group at Summer town in June 2018.

Gene Loyd from Cullman, Alabama          8/11/2018 1:04:23 PM


Barbara Hoskins Downing from Seymour, TN          7/9/2018 1:25:36 PM
Your band meant the world to my sweet Mother Betty Hoskins Knight. I can’t begin to tell y’all how much she enjoyed your music and friendship. God Bless all of you!

Joe kidd from Whitley , Ky          6/9/2018 10:11:51 PM
Love seeing and hearing you guys every year at the famous blazing bluegrass festival. You guys are the best. God bless you all.

Rhonda Jackson from Sumrall , Mississippi          4/18/2018 3:08:43 PM


Carson.Carter from Kingsport, Tennessee          3/23/2018 10:41:38 AM


Cheryl and Ray Sasser from London , Kentucky          3/22/2018 10:00:36 AM
Can’t wait for warm weather and your festival in Whitley city!

kyle malicote from lafollette, tn.          11/26/2017 11:25:14 PM
we love your music and showes

Charles Humphries from Cornelia, Georgia          11/6/2017 6:40:04 PM
I saw your band this summer (2017) in Dillard, GA. I really enjoyed your band. I thought yours was the best band at the show. I obtained your latest CD and really enjoy it, and plan to order some more. PS. Y'all seem to have fun onstage, I enjoyed that.

Paul Woods from Vernon, Al          5/13/2017 11:21:03 PM
Especially enjoy your song Just as the sun goes down!

Rick from Miracle, Frakes Ky          5/9/2017 8:54:29 PM
Love your music

Pauline Brooking from Ewing, Virginia          3/7/2017 3:28:26 PM
I love your gospel album it is my favorite.

Joe from Cincinnati, Ohio          1/18/2017 10:36:36 AM
You guys have a great sound

Max Hodges from Belleville, IL          11/28/2016 11:14:19 PM
Sounds real good and hey to Barry.

Joe from Cincinnati, Ohio          11/7/2016 11:33:16 AM
Saw you guys in Kentucky and wow what a great show

DJ LAWSON from Andersonville , Tn          9/10/2016 1:20:01 AM
These boys are what bluegrass is all about. Seen them several times look forward to seeing them many more. If you like true bluegrass music this it.

Robert & Martha McCaleb from Fayette, Alabama, 355555          5/22/2016 4:15:25 PM
We love you C F and Shelia!!! And all your band members!! So glad to see you at Belk, AL and hope you had a safe trip home from the Festival.

JACK TATE from MARYVILLE, TN.          3/31/2016 9:06:23 PM

Stanley Patty from Knoxville, TN          3/12/2016 5:01:38 PM


Rodney Williams from Branson, Missouri          2/28/2016 3:37:05 PM
informing you about the bluegrass competition:

Mona Crabtree from Oneida, TN          10/31/2015 12:45:49 PM
You're one of the best bands! God Bless.

nancy from newport, mich          7/14/2015 4:21:30 PM
your the Best

David Hobbs from Murfreesboro, TN          7/11/2015 11:56:54 PM
Caught you tonight at the campground! Great playing! I enjoyed it very much as did my friends. You guys were great! I hope to hear you again soon! David Hobbs Principal Trumpet Chattanooga Symphony

Michael Lynn from Turners Station, KY          5/31/2015 8:39:11 PM
I just heard your song, "Think of What You've Done", on 91.90 WFPK-FM. There's a show on there called 'Sunday Bluegrass' hosted by Berk Bryant. You all sound great!

Cindy Armstorng from Renfro Valley, KY          3/5/2015 9:43:09 PM
Great music

penny stallard from hilton, va          1/18/2015 4:34:51 PM


mitchell ellis from johnson city, tennessee          1/7/2015 1:29:09 AM
i first heard one of your cds at bacons napa in rose hill va and i really loved it

Perry Siler from Port Orange , Florida          8/30/2014 6:51:23 AM
Looking forward to seeing the Band in person!


kyle malicote from lafollette, tenn.          8/21/2014 10:30:30 PM


Chuck Headden from Lafayette, Georgia          8/12/2014 9:33:39 PM
Love your CD's. What key do you play Little Joe in?

Charles Headden from Lafayette, Georgia          8/11/2014 5:09:49 PM
Love your music and CD's

Tim and Deb from Ruskin, Fla          8/10/2014 12:43:56 PM
Looking forward to seeing you at Blazin Bluegrass 2014. Hey, want you to learn "Rose Colored Glasses" so you can do that one for us!!! J.D. Crowe did it in bluegrass years ago and it is awesome. Thanks

Jessie from Oneida, Tennessee          6/9/2014 4:17:07 PM
Really enjoyed hearing you guys at dollywood

Tim Melhorn from Coalfield, TN          6/8/2014 6:54:12 PM


Sharon Bolton from Jacksboro, Tennessee          5/18/2014 3:43:56 PM
My husband and I love Shadow Ridge, but don't see enough of them!!

Greg Abercrombie from Florence, SC          4/7/2014 1:28:30 PM
Bluegrass Fan!! Thanks, Greg Abercrombie

Carl and Mary Williams from Barney, Georgia          2/27/2014 3:07:51 PM
Hope ya'll are doing well. Were going to try and make it to Belk, Al in April to see ya'll perform. It's been 6 years since we saw you last. Take care friends, Carl and Mary

Bob Perry from Monroe, Ohio          10/15/2013 8:28:06 PM
A very great day listening and dancing to very good Bluegrass entertainment. The audience took part in both the festivities and music. Looking forward to this event again in 2014.

Helen Burke from Woodstock , Ga          10/15/2013 8:44:30 AM
I am with Hickory Wind BLuegrass band on fb as Helen Burke..We are hosting Memorial and labor day bg Festivals at Armuchee Ga.. Fb is Helen Burke... Email and have hw web and fb page.. thanks...

paul sue bauswell from robbins, tn          10/7/2013 10:17:28 AM
you guys are the best

Wayne and Mary Ann Fanning from Maryville , TN          10/6/2013 8:42:36 PM
Love your music - and harmony! Was great to enjoy your music at Raccoon Valley Sat. One of the best around -praying they will be able to continue with this great festival.

Bob Perry from Monroe, Ohio          10/6/2013 8:41:04 PM
Intend to Dance and enjoy at the Wilderness Road Heritage Festival.

Troy Beach from Campbellsville, Ky          9/6/2013 3:57:37 PM
Great job guys ! Your a big name here in Taylor and surrounding counties in ky. I have all your CDs to date and look forward to your next release. Would love to see you come join us at the ky fellowship of musicians festival held each January !

carol brown from blackey, ky          9/2/2013 3:12:03 PM
looking forward to hearing this group at Back to Harlan bluegrass festival on Sat. 2013

Jack & Rolena Tate from Maryville, Tn          8/19/2013 9:03:43 PM

kyle malicote from lafollette, tenn.          8/16/2013 12:10:50 AM
please keep shadow ridge alive forever

Jerry Gilbert from Burkesville, Kentucky          7/29/2013 1:23:39 PM
really enjoy your music was looking aT SCHEDULE AND DID NOT SEE ANY THING FOR AUGUST WONDER WHY?

Bruce Hughes from Austin, Ar.          6/22/2013 5:33:20 PM
My nails can't take too much more biting, when are you going to play the festival at the Lester Flatt RV park, here in the Cabot, Ar. area. They have one every year.HURRYYYY! PULLLEASEEE??

dave weaver from cincinnati, ohio          6/9/2013 7:03:14 PM
cf I am all ways playing the cd I got from you ilove it I wil be in july 2013 so time I am playing so blueglass went icani all ways look to play hope to get to see you see good luck on your new c d dave email me sometime;

michael burnett from gastonia, north carolina          5/17/2013 10:18:36 PM
I love bluegrass music and would love to see you in person

Tonja Gilpin Nord &JR Whitt from Ewing, Va          5/12/2013 1:16:20 AM
CF just saw you guy's on utube. As always love your sound. When you see the open sign we will be at the store. Hope to see you soon.

Dixie Johnson from Newport, Michigan          4/30/2013 5:40:04 PM
I first met C.F. About 37 yrs ago. As teenagers we sang together. I listen to your group for the first time a few weeks ago. I have since had different friends to listen. You guys sound really good. Love all the old style instruments

Rose from Belk, Alabama          4/30/2013 10:46:33 AM
another great festival!

Jimmy Washington from Cottondale, Alabama          4/7/2013 9:23:12 PM
Looking forward to seeing you guy's in a couple weeks at the Belk Festival.

Charlie & Janice Gibbons from Jonesville, Va.          3/17/2013 10:06:28 PM
Thanks for a great Gospel concert at Cedar Hill Christian Church today.We are so Blessed to have frinds like you all.God bless you all.

Bruce A. Hughes from Austin, (formerlly Middlesboro, Ky,), Ar          2/23/2013 3:37:40 PM
Hey, Johnny, I just wanted to pester you about some more of you CD's. I am patiently biting my nails waiting for a couple more to arrive in my mail box. Those , and more One Way Track's, please.

Sally Sexton from Jonesville, VA          2/14/2013 11:58:50 AM
Be careful as you start your 2013 tour! Those Kansas people are in for a treat. Rear back and sang !!! You are the greatest band out there. Hope God continues to bless you all!

Bob Perry from Monroe, Ohio          2/1/2013 10:38:11 PM
I am a class mate of Barry's, home town Burlington, Ky My two top Dance forms are Clogging through out Ky, Tenn, Va, and South Va. And Ballet with the Cincinnati Ballet.

Pamela Buffington from Thorn Hill, TN          1/30/2013 7:46:44 AM
Love it, keep up the good work....

Bruce A. Hughes from Austin, (formerlly Middlesboro, Ky,), Ar          1/17/2013 1:41:16 AM
Johnny, you were incorrect, Pardner, your new band is not 'Great!'. They are phantasmagorical!!! Every CD you want to send me will be much anticipated, thank you for turning me on to them. You GRASS, man!!(beats "rock" ever time!)

michael from gastonia, north carolina          1/12/2013 1:07:45 AM
love the cds they make wished you can buy thier music in stores and wish they would come close to my area

Greg Collins from Whitley City, Kentucky          1/7/2013 2:31:18 PM
Looking forward to Shadow Ridge playing at the Blazin Bluegrass Festival in Whitley City again this year Sept 19th - 21st. You have helped make the Blazin Bluegrass Festival a great place to be year after year with your Great Bluegrass Sounds.

Davids Bickley from Maysville, Kentucky          12/19/2012 10:34:52 AM
Great Job , Love the Bluegrass Gospel Music , Just seen comment on facebook and clicked on your sight , Thanks love your sound

Roscoe Morgan from Maryville, TN          12/18/2012 11:58:21 PM
Howdy Shadow Ridge fans...we are looking forward to bringin' you the GRASS in 2013! See you out there. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Gary W. Rose from Maryville, TN          12/5/2012 7:23:24 PM
I have known CF since Thomas Walker HS. Keep doing the good music.

Marlene England from Pontiac, MI          11/30/2012 9:59:09 AM
I am so proud of my cousin CF. Wonderful voice and musician. Keep up the good work.

Jack and Polly Still from Aderson, WV.          11/28/2012 7:00:27 PM
can't wait to see you guys again in Ky.

Carl & Mary Williams from Barney, Ga          11/28/2012 11:18:39 AM
OMG!!!...C.F. We were looking back when we first met you guys. It was in May 2007 at the Bloomin' BBQ and Bluegrass festival in Serierville,Tn. We will be in Sevierville on May 17/18,2013 competing in the BBQ Festival. Hope your there!

David & Carla Watkins from Knox County, Tennessee          11/4/2012 1:33:56 PM
Your music has made our life a much better place. We have never heard such beautiful Bluegrass live and on your recordings.

Tonja Gilpin Nord from Alabaster, AL          10/14/2012 8:08:34 PM
CF, Shadow Ridge was great as always at the fall festival. I just wanted to tell you how honored I was that you listed my father (Clyde Gilpin), along with all the other special people on your cd "Hillbilly Big Shots". That touched my heart.

Carla Watkins from Knoxville, Tennessee          10/13/2012 9:40:54 AM
My husband and I love your sound! The Raccoon Valley Festival was a blast, and your performance was nothing but bluegrass gold.

Pam from London, Kentucky          10/1/2012 1:10:03 PM
My husband attended the singing at the Chicken Festival yesterday heard a song Dad and me sung before God called him home Lonely Tombs. Would you please put that on a CD and hope to see you in Middlesboro. Great singing and group.

Tim and Debbie Jones from Ruskin, Fl          9/25/2012 3:50:58 PM
We saw your band at Blazin Bluegrass and you were the BEST. Bought two of your cd's and love them!!! Hope to see you again soon.

Brian Flannery from Oldtown , Kentucky          9/13/2012 7:23:29 AM
Saw a video of you all on Youtube singing Education on High. Would like the words to that song. We have a bluegrass gospel band, The Oldtown Gospel Heirs and would like to sing that song. let me know Thanks

Jessica from Fenton, Michigan          9/8/2012 12:33:39 AM
Just came across a youtube video of you guys. You really sound good. Great hard drive pickin and tight vocals. I would love to see you guys come to the Michigan tri-state area sometime. There's a lot of people out here who'd love to see you. Thank you!

Rose Bates from West Liberty, Ky          9/1/2012 2:20:15 PM
Love your singing and music you all put Ina great show

Jimmy Patterson from Ashland City, Tn          8/31/2012 8:30:01 AM
Amen!!! Keep Up The Good Work!!!

W.A. Pate from Destin, Florida          7/17/2012 6:51:24 AM
Look forward to hearing you for the first time at Dumplin Valley.........

Terry Vaught from Eubank, KY          7/3/2012 10:46:58 PM
That was one GREAT show you put on to close out the Going Back To Harlan festival!!! I enjoyed it very much.

Nancy Bitter from Martinsburg , WV          6/5/2012 3:56:03 PM
love old time gospel bluegrass! thanks!

BIRTIE DANIELS from TAZEWELL, TN          6/3/2012 11:48:32 PM

Sally from Jonesville, VA          5/29/2012 7:30:13 AM
You all sounded awesome Saturday night at Riverplace on the Clinch!!! Looking forward to seeing you all again !!

janet word from walland, tennessee          5/11/2012 2:27:28 PM


Avis Long from Maryville, TN          5/7/2012 11:07:00 AM
Lookin' forward to your concert on May 12th at Music Row in Maryville!

Roscoe Morgan, Jr. from Maryville, TN          4/24/2012 9:22:22 PM
Howdy, Shadow Ridge fans! Just wanted to say hello, and that I look forward to meeting each and every one of you this summer at a SR show! Proud to be the newest member...Roscoe

Ramona Burns-Kampe from Denver, Colorado          4/19/2012 11:45:00 PM
Keep it grassy, guys! Good stuff right here!!

Bill Hensley BU Reporter from Cincinnati , Ohio          3/21/2012 11:33:07 AM
Please send me a copy of your latest CD for air play here in the Tri-State area. We like it traditional here. I seen that you played my birthplace of Jonesville, Va. Actually I was born in Rose Hill Thanks, Bill Hensley PO Box 248 Bethel, Oh. 45106

Wilma Christopher from Belpre, Ohio          3/16/2012 11:49:29 AM
I have received 3 of your cds and I absolutely love them! Getting ready to order my 4th today!

Charlie&Janice Gibbons from Jonesville, Va.          3/11/2012 7:29:53 PM
Thanks for singing at Cedar Hill today another great job.Every one had a great day.

kenneth p brannan jr from welti al 8mi south east of cullman , alabama          3/4/2012 9:03:30 PM
cant wate to see uall in belk al found you guys on face book one of best bluegrass groups i have heard in a long time i have ben hooked on 52 years the onley grass i have tired be thire sat if i have to steal the cant wate drive safe

Karen New from Amherst, Ohio          3/4/2012 9:34:18 AM
Really enjoy your music.Enjoy all bluegrass music!! That is the only kind to listen to!!!

Jean Johnson from Troy, Maine          2/26/2012 3:40:40 PM
I am a DJ at and have two shows a week. I would be interested in purchasing your CD "Is This For Here Or To Go?" and perhaps set up an interview on one my shows. You can email me at

Jo Hayes from Waynesville, NC          2/23/2012 10:41:59 AM
Hey Cody, Glad you're fiddling and studying and living in Knoxville town. Get your band to come to Waynesville. Thanks for bringing joy to my Dad's sad funeral at Old Union. JH

shirley from rogersville, tn          2/19/2012 2:14:14 AM
went to see u guys saturday febuary 18 in surgoinsville tn,u guys r great.CF all of you have great voices,God bless

Phyllis Williams from Rogersville, Tennessee          2/19/2012 12:24:16 AM
Just left the show at Bellamy Hardware you guys are great

CARLOTTIA BOYER from MASON,, W.VA          2/16/2012 9:45:15 PM

Richard Johnson from Mechanicsville, Maryland          1/30/2012 8:19:10 AM
Saw you on Song of the Mountains and loved your sound. Can't wait to hear you again. Thanks for the good music!!

R from Knoxville, TN          1/4/2012 3:33:19 PM
Tried to get the printable version of the 2012 schedule, but it will not pull up. Can you check with your webmaster about this? Thanks

Cheryl L. Evridge from Warner Robins, Georgia          12/21/2011 7:36:17 PM
Love you guys. Please come to Central Ga.

Mike Rittenberry from Cookeville, Tennessee          12/2/2011 3:59:54 PM
Love to hear you guys My kind of Bluegrass Keep On Pickin

mitchell ray ellis from rose hill , virginia          10/29/2011 9:28:21 AM
shadow ridge thanks and keep playing good music

Patsy East from Floyd, Va          10/22/2011 7:31:38 PM
Just learned about you through a friend. Great bluegrass sound....Where Does the Good Times Go....

Billy J. Daniels from Tazewell, Tn.          10/16/2011 5:57:43 PM
Love to hear your alls music.You do a great job.

Jerry and Freddi Turcotte from Summerfield, Florida          10/13/2011 12:04:54 PM
Heard you first on Song of the Mountains.Loved your good ole country/bluegrass sound. I have ordered 2 of your CD's from your website and hope you will keep making good music. Would love to see you come to Florida for a Bluegrass Festival.

Where the Grass Grows from Franklin, Indiana          9/18/2011 4:49:30 PM
Thanks for playing for Bill Monroe's 100th Birthday Party at Rosine, Ky. You guys were awesome! Keep up the good work. Bruce

Dan & Crystal from Dillard, GA          8/5/2011 12:56:59 AM
Y'all rock!! Having said that, C. F .Bailey rocks!!! Last year, I quickly learned that I can clog in the grass wearing flipflops...who knew?!! Our coming Saturday will be complete after hearing your melodic genius..hurry!!

Charlie Gibbons and family from Jonesville, VA          8/4/2011 12:29:23 AM
Thank You so much for a great job at my retirement party we love your music !!

Trey from Clayton, GA          7/29/2011 3:18:15 PM
Can't Wait to see yall in Dillard next Saturday!

cuz nancy from newport, michgan          7/12/2011 5:37:14 PM
I love foot prints in the snow put i love the rest to do you have one with the log black vill on it that would be a good one TAKE CARE GOD BLESS YOU ALL BE CAREFUL ON THE ROAD

cuz nancy from newport, michgan          6/29/2011 2:49:11 PM
c,f i cannot wait to get your new c,d you guy's are great keep up the good work and be careful on the road love you cuz nancy

john shows from harlan, ky          6/26/2011 4:02:28 PM
loved your music at harlan festivle an old rose hill boy

Rose Pack from west liberty , ky          6/26/2011 1:24:00 PM
loved your show at Harlan was nice talking to you all in person too hope to see you all at more shows in the future keep up the good work youo all are awesome .

Jesse McKenzie from St Albans, WV          6/15/2011 2:03:59 PM
Saw you in Renfro Valley.REALLY ENJOYED your music.Got 2 Cds.Great.Good luck to all.Jesse

Mary & Alex Rasnic from Kingsport, TN          5/30/2011 10:31:24 PM
Just wondering if you were related to the Baileys that had a furniture s tore in Pennington. We lived in Hickory Flats for awhile, Ohio, Colorado, NC and now settled in TN.

DOLORIS@TNMTN.MUSICBARN@YAHOO.COM from NEWPORT , TN.          5/28/2011 2:10:35 AM

Pickinacres/Paul&Ruby Watson from Greenfield, Missouri          5/17/2011 6:31:18 PM
Checkin' your schedule so we can see you when you are in our area.

Pauline from Ewing, Va          5/13/2011 3:05:27 PM
Love you all and love your music. Do you have anymore T-Shirts????

Dellakay Russell from Oaks, Oklahoma          5/10/2011 1:52:01 AM
Just watched you guy's on RSU, you guy's made my night !!!! Love Bluegrass :)

Crystal Bailey Glass from Ewing, Va          5/4/2011 11:07:10 AM
Loving you music Uncle C.F. I've got to get some cd's. I especially love the Ape over you song...

Crazy Rose from Belk, AL          4/25/2011 3:06:55 PM
It's always a joy to see y'all. This year at Belk was a great festival. We couldn't have done it without all of you !! Keep snoring,(oops) I mean singing.

Ruth from Belk, Alabama          4/25/2011 12:45:29 AM
Singing on the Community Ctr. back porch while the tornado warnings were on in 2010 was great, but this year at Belk, Al. Bluegrass Festival was even better. Hope to see you next year.

Debbie from Evarts, Ky          4/9/2011 3:28:52 PM
My first time hearing you guys was at the goin back to harlan bluegrass festival last year.And I've been a huge fan since then. I cant wait to hear you guys again this yr.

rose pack from west liberty, kentucky          4/3/2011 11:32:52 PM
havent got to see you in person yet but hope to when you come to ky in june have listen to some of your cd's like your music

Hurl Bates from West Liberty, Kentucky          4/3/2011 6:10:58 PM
I really enjoy your music , and would like to purchase more CD's of you band I have two I got from a festival in Harlen county you all played at could you also send me your schedule would love to hear you all again..

George & Doris Hale from Rainier, Oregon          3/27/2011 4:05:30 PM
We heard/saw you on OPB...loved you and your sound

Tonja Gilpin Nord from Alabaster, AL          3/16/2011 12:20:16 PM
CF god has truely blessed you & Shadow Ridge. Mom said the singing made her feel closer to the Lord. As always it was so good to see you. Hope to see you in Belk Alabama.

Berk from Radcliff,, KY          2/4/2011 3:42:29 PM
C. F. Like the CD and will be playing it of course. Send me your e-mail address. Thought I had it but must have gotten something wrong. Berk

Uncle Mike from High Point, NC          1/25/2011 3:32:37 PM
Happy to support Y'all. You play my music and really look forward to your performance next October at Larry Gillis's Swampgrass Festival. Of course hope to see you before then!!! mike

Sarah Burnett from Gainesboro , Tn.          1/17/2011 11:16:47 PM
CF, I see you've got a whole new group. You all sound great I'm the bass player,when we all were "jamin" at the River Out Back cabins in Townsend,years ago.Wishing the band the best of pickin in 2011. Sarah

Carl & Mary Williams from Barney, Georgia          1/13/2011 4:54:17 PM
Happy New Year Shadow Ridge. CF,We were not able to attend any of your concerts in 2010 due to sickness. Looking forward to 2011. God Bless, Carl and Mary Williams,Barney,Ga

Sue And Clyde from Andersonville, Tn          1/11/2011 4:14:43 PM
Looking forward to seeing and hearing you again. Can't wait for this weather to get warm and the festivals begin. Tell Sheila we said hi.

Leonard A. 'Lucky" Inwood from Sevierville, TN          1/4/2011 6:17:24 AM
Great CD CF and reaal like the sound too.

cuz nancy haut from newport, michagan          1/2/2011 5:00:14 PM

Robert Sandling from Durham, N.C.          12/27/2010 3:06:20 PM
I really enjoy your music...You are one of the best...Happy New Year....

Oscar and Kay Massingill from Harrogate, Tennessee          12/17/2010 11:15:02 AM
Love Shadow Ridge!

TONJA "GILPIN" NORD from ALABASTER, AL          12/13/2010 6:13:33 PM

ALISSA STONE from PT ST LUCIE , FL          12/2/2010 9:36:05 PM

Audrey Queener from Howell, Michigan          11/28/2010 1:26:02 PM
Love to hear you sing. We have all your CD's ... and want to know if you have released a new one with Fraulein on it ? Would love to give it to my husband for Christmas. You sang it wonderfully at Dumplin Valley. God Bless You

Kyle Perkins from Somerset, KY          11/16/2010 2:22:13 PM
What are the year dates each of your records were released/

dave weaver from harrison, ohio          10/26/2010 11:08:17 PM
i alway like your singing cf

Norma Rich from Fayetteville, Tennessee          10/25/2010 3:16:32 AM
Sure glad to see Johnny Siler as your banjo player. He is wonderful!!!

Shelby from Jacksboro, Tn.          10/14/2010 7:28:50 PM
woohoo, got to see you all 4x's this year. awesome guys as always, enjoyed the shows and the chat. can't wait to see you all again, keep up the great music. God Bless & keep you all safe.

harvey and dorothy from oak ridge, tn          10/9/2010 8:10:37 PM
enjoy the camping and the music. lets do it agine soon, cant wait.

Alisa Ball from Clinton , Tennessee          10/2/2010 12:33:20 AM
I took my husband and daughter (5 months old) to Norris Dam State park to hear you guys. She loved it. We all did. Thanks Y'all.

Buck from Tazewell, Tn          9/24/2010 1:19:31 AM
Wanted to say hey to Daddy, and watch out for your competition.

Barbara & Paul from Jefferson City, TN          9/20/2010 11:03:35 PM
You guys were at the top of my want to see list at kodak tn. Love to hear you sing.Your show was awesom

Mary Ruth Stamey from Brevard, North Carolina          9/19/2010 3:04:57 AM
You all did two fantastic shows at Dumplin Valley yesterday. You do my kind of bluegrass!!! I wish some of the promoters in this area would book you. . Keep up the great job with your traditional bluegrass done just the way it should be.

Frank&Martha Chambers from Corryton, Tn.          9/18/2010 11:59:30 AM
Seen ya'll for the first time at dumplin valley and was blowed away!Bought the new CD and listening to it now.Way to go guys.Keep the music coming,we love it!!!

Buster Strout from Brewster, Mass          9/17/2010 8:19:20 PM
Great group.. Enjoying the music at Dumplin Valley

BRIAN TAYLOR from WHITLEY CITY, KY          9/16/2010 2:31:35 PM

Shelby Vinsant from Jacksboro, TN.          9/9/2010 3:25:23 PM
Hi guys, another great show @ Harrogate, We really enjoyed it. The new band members sound great. keep up the good work. hope to see you all again soon. God Bless and besafe.

harvey and dorothy from oak ridge, tn          8/19/2010 9:30:03 PM

Mary Beth Siler Bazel from Leadville, Co          8/11/2010 11:26:25 PM
I listened to your music and just loved it. Have you considered one of the venues in Colorado?? We really love Bluegrass here.

jon shaheen sound man dillard ga bbq from dillard, ga          8/10/2010 2:38:56 AM
hey yall done a great job in dillard ga this year sounded great.keep the good work up

Wilma Matthews from Marietta, Georgia          8/8/2010 6:15:26 PM
Will be seeing you all for the first time at Apple Dumplin,Kodiak Tnn. Looking forward to meeting all of you. I dearly love Bluegrass music.

tina from jonesville, virginia          8/6/2010 5:39:15 PM
i have never heard your music ,but my mom says you are really good ...god bless and keep up with your singing and playing..

Neil Serafin from Denver, Colorado          8/5/2010 12:34:01 AM
Hi Johnny and Band- Great cover of Flying Burrito Brothers "Sin City". All the best! BroadbandInstructor, KE0XL

NANCY HAUT from NEWPORT, MICHIGAN          7/11/2010 8:05:18 PM
this is nancy do you have any new cd'soutlet us know keep up the good work HAPPY BIRTHDAY how do you fill about being 54 ha,ha,i was 54 befor you LOVE NANCY

Barbara & Wendell Swafford from Jefferson, TN          6/27/2010 12:39:32 AM
Love To hear you sing.Can't wait to see you in kodak TN in september

Loretta Hillman from Pontiac, MI          6/9/2010 2:44:16 AM
Just found your website and I think it's great! I love your new c.d. I'll call to order it soon, C.F. Your singing gets better all the time (if that's possible!!)My mom would sure be proud of you! God Bless You! Love, Loretta

harvey and dorothy bass from oak ridge, tn.          6/3/2010 9:45:03 PM
enjoyed camping with you guys in the mountains. had a great time, looking foward to doing it again. love your music, hope to see you soon, and god bless.

Greg Roberts from Knoxville, TN          5/14/2010 3:03:24 PM
I love your music and look forward to getting to see you play.

Betty Weems from Greeneville, TN          5/11/2010 1:10:06 AM
C.F Bailey is one of the best singers in bluegrass.

Roger A. Brooks from Gate City, VA          4/26/2010 11:34:36 PM
Like your music. Nice website. Keep up the good work!

Lynda & Leavern Pate from Ethelsville, AL          4/25/2010 4:06:10 PM
Your performance at Belk, Alabama was fantastic. You guys were great! The new fiddle player and banjo player were super good. We look forward to seeing you next year at theh Belk Bluegrass festival.

Shelby Vinsant from Jacksboro, TN.          3/23/2010 2:53:43 PM
Hey guys, another awesome performance, enjoyed the show!!! Thanks C.F. for the picture and autographs. enjoyed chatting with you. you guys are so talented and funny, keep up the good work. hope to see you all again.

Cindi Ernst from Greenwood, IN          3/8/2010 5:13:00 PM
I am crying looking at the 2010 July schedule as I don't see the Bailey Reunion on the list. Bummer but best wishes in Missouri!!! Your cuz

Brian Brown from Harrogate, Tn.          2/6/2010 10:11:04 PM
Hey C.F.!! Gonna have to tell Tim to get this on the air! Been waiting a long time to see it but they keep playing the same old people week after week. Maybe we'll see it some day. Talk to ya'll later.

Brian Brown from Harrogate, Tn.          2/6/2010 2:05:09 AM
Shadowridge will be on Songs Of The mountain Saturday @ 10pm. Can;t wait to see it. Been waiting awhile for this one.

phyllis frazier from new tazewell, tn.          2/2/2010 6:24:47 PM
hope all is well for all of you guys looking fordward to seeing you guys and hearing some good pickin and singin take care god bless the harold fraziers

Mike&Paula Leonard from Albany, New York          2/1/2010 8:45:08 AM
Hi! Your northern New York fan club is on the way to SPBGMA on Thurs. morning. Will you guys be there and do you wish to have a parking pass to get up the hill. Best regards and hope to see you both there.

nancyhaut from newport, mich          1/28/2010 8:25:32 PM

Linda Gilbert from New Tazewell, Tn          1/26/2010 1:08:19 PM
Im a big fan of SHADOW RIGDE.. Great Music and wondeful people to hang out with!!! "Is This For Here Or To Go" Great Tune... See ya down MUSIC RO lOVE YOU GUYS Linda Gilbert

Wayne Gilreath from Belk, AL          1/23/2010 4:51:30 PM
Greetings from Belk, Al, home of the best little bluegrass festival you may have never heard of! We're looking forward to having you guys with us again, 4/23-24. Hope lots of you Shadow Ridge fans will join us for good pickin, food & fun. Come on down

Shelby Vinsant from Jacksboro, Tennessee          1/19/2010 7:30:20 PM
Hi CF, seen your schedule, can't wait to see you all perform again, love your shows and cds. you guys have awesome talents, takecare and keep up the great music, hope to see you soon

Mr Elmo & Mary Williams from Barney, Georgia          1/16/2010 10:19:48 AM
Hi CF, We've been looking for your 2010 schedule hoping we can make some of your events this year.2009 was a rough year for us.In and out of hospital,but doing much better. You guys are awesome.We love ya! Elmo & Mary

George Tyer from Wahhington, NC          1/9/2010 8:52:13 PM
Just caught your show on "Song of the Mountains" Great Group!

Jack Carr ( from Virginia Beach, Virginia          1/9/2010 6:50:18 PM
Enjoyed your music ! Saw you on UNC-TV, Song of the Mountains

bernard hager from chapmanville , wv          12/4/2009 1:30:07 PM
great band

Ed Kirby from Daphne, Alabama          11/17/2009 1:43:11 PM
Enjoyed seeing you at the Pecan Festival and your music was great. Hope to see you again soon.

David & Sue Lane from Kettle Island, KY          11/11/2009 7:30:27 PM
We really enjoyed listening to you at the Claiborne Co. Tn. High School. We have also enjoyed the CD's that we purchased that night. Keep up the good work and we hope to see you again soon.

Mike Saylor & Family from Harlan, Ky          11/7/2009 4:15:44 PM
Holy Moly!! Long Black Vail, you guys whale that sucker! I heard this track on Saturday morning bluegrass 105.1 with Jerry Blanton and In my opinion its the best version I have ever heard... Country,bluegrass or otherwise.

Brian Brown from Harrogate, Tn.          10/24/2009 11:52:16 PM
Man I hate I missed the last 3 shows.But at least Joey got to go.Thats what matters most to me.Ol ladys gettin better so maybe I'll get to make it to the last one.We got to go 4wheelin as so as we can.Hope to see ya'll soon.

Barbara Hall from Concord Twp, Ohio          10/19/2009 1:01:08 PM
I was wondering if you know my father, Jimmy Hall. He played in a bluegrass band in the 1950's that was called the Lee County Ramblers. He played at the Circle Theatre in Cleveland OH amongst other venues. Please email me at

lisa williams from ,obile, al          10/10/2009 8:22:58 PM
God Bless

Shelby vinsant from Jacksboro, TN.          10/6/2009 3:32:39 PM
Once again, a Raccoon Valley success, an awesome performance guys, loved it, so funny and talented, you all put on a great show. keep up the good work, enjoyed chatting with C. F., can't wait to see you all again.

Mike Jones from Clinton, Tn          10/4/2009 2:20:33 PM
Saw you at raccoon valley. Loved the second set. We were one of the bands that placed in the Pickin in the Pines contest, Lost Gap Drifters. I've been singing "I don't care if the sun don't shine" all day. Thanks for keeping Bluegrass alive. Mike Jones

Eddie Oxendine from Maynardville, TN          9/25/2009 11:05:21 AM
Hey guys. I think you need to cut Daniel's pay for the next show and give me some of it. Times are hard and little bald headed boys like me have to make a living too. Just kidding, just wanted to say hi.

Mary Ruth Stamey from Brevard, NC          9/21/2009 12:54:00 AM
Good to see you at Dumplin Valley yesterday. Two of the GREATEST shows I've seen. I featured 6 of the songs from your new CD on my program today. ....true Bluegrass all the way. Keep up the good work. Hope to see you all again soon. You're the best!!!

Jeremy from Dayton, Ohio          9/7/2009 9:07:36 PM
Hey yall! Just checking out the site. Looks awsome. Cant wait to get to pick with yall again. Keep the good music coming. Jeremy Blankenship Wildwood Valley Boys

Chuck & Angie &Kirkland&Julia Worlety from Oneida, TN          9/4/2009 7:40:39 PM
We enjoy your music and can't wait to see you at Kodak TN , " Scotty" Me and Kirk want to thank you for having us in your home can't wait to jam with you again !

Chuck Humphries from Tazewell, TN          8/31/2009 11:51:02 AM
Love your music!! Saw you at CCHS and enjoyed your part of the show!

Michael Mitchem from Wilmington, NC          8/25/2009 7:11:37 PM
Love the music guys! Just bought the new CD and I am checking the mailbox everyday. Keep it coming. Southeastern NC needs to see Shadow Ridge make an appearance!

joe & barbara large from new tazewell , tn.          8/15/2009 11:00:55 PM
we enjoyed your show at the new claiborne co, high school on august 14th

jon shaheen from highlands, nc          8/15/2009 8:19:26 PM

Stationmaster from Mobile,Alabama, USA          8/12/2009 12:31:40 AM
Sometimes I read thigs and want to comment so I finally decided to signup See you soon! Take care Stationmaster

susie gilliland from gastonia, n.c.          8/7/2009 10:33:03 AM
Definitely one of the best. Love good ole blue grass gospel and bluegrass. You boys have it!!!

scizzbo from Jacksonville,Fl, USA          8/2/2009 8:22:56 PM
Based on that last post I'm going to agree completely. Got to go for now. Cheers Scizzbo

Shelby Vinsant from Jacksboro, TN          7/30/2009 4:28:02 PM
your new cd "Is This for Here or to Go" is awesome. I love the great harmonies you guys have and the music. Enjoyed talking to you at Raccoon Valley a couple weeks ago. keep up the great work. Can't wait to see you there again in Oct.

Shar from Mobile, AL          7/24/2009 10:03:59 PM
Hello! Looking forward to seeing you in November at the Alabama Pecan Festival!

Alan Powers from Cumberland Gap, TN          7/22/2009 2:05:33 AM
Just thought I would say HOWDY to yuns, enjoyed pickin with you at the Karlen Mansion as always. If you need anything just give me a call. Talk to yuns later.

RODGER M. TUCKER from GRAYSVILLE, TENNESSEE          7/17/2009 6:35:04 PM

Shelby Vinsant from Jacksboro, TN.          7/14/2009 5:42:13 PM
looking foreward to seeing you guys in a couple weeks at the CCHS in Lafollette, TN. You guys are awesome, seen you in Oct, last yr. at raccoon valley, loved your show. CF is a sweet guy. keep up the good work, love you guys. play my cd's daily, Thanks

Larry Bailes from Maryville, Tennessee          7/13/2009 6:44:34 AM


Charles H . Wysor from Kingsport,, TN.          7/11/2009 3:51:37 PM
Well I am so glad that I am not the only person in the Kingsport TN area.That is a shadow ridge fan.I am also very blessed to be able to call C.F.Bailey and his beautiful wife Shelia my best friends this really means a lot to me

Anthony & Jamie Wayman from Maryville(Murrville), TN          7/9/2009 6:03:43 PM
Hey y'all, it was nice to see ya at Jesse's memorial jam. Wish we could have seen y'all on TV but our PBS station doesn't run that show : ( We'll be ready to camp at Raccoon Valley and hear some bluegrass! Hopefully sooner? Love y'all

Debbie Brown from harrogate, TN          7/6/2009 10:05:50 PM
Boy, I sure enjoyed the 4th with all you guy's. You all made it more fun than I could have imagened. C.F and Shelia, I enjoyed sitting and throwing back a few and laughing. My gut hurt the next day. Love all you guy's, Debbie

Linda Davis from Raleigh, NC          7/6/2009 6:52:08 PM
Enjoy Your Music

Lori from Powell, TN          7/5/2009 9:38:18 PM
Thanks to Shadow Ridge for making the Brown Family July 4th a "Blast". Thanks for the wonderful music and the "comedy" show. Hope we can have you all back next year.

Douglas Cassell from Sunset, S.C.          7/4/2009 7:32:05 PM
Just saw the mountain music program on channel 33. You fellows do a outstanding job,keep up the good work .

Wendy Williams from Oxford, PA          6/23/2009 11:48:02 AM
Hi, just saw your band on TV,Lincoln Theater, maybe VA. You were fantastic! We were almost brought to tears by "Long Black Vail", I have just ordered 2 of your cd's with this song, one for a gift. Do you ever come up north????....please do.

Sally (co-captian of the June Bugs) from Jonesville, VA          6/23/2009 10:26:55 AM
Thank you all so much for all the work you did to make our music festival on the 20th a HUGE success. Thank you for getting there early to set up, runnning the sound, singing your heart out and then helping clean up. You all are a class act.

Linda Wright from Kingsport, Tennessee          6/19/2009 10:05:20 PM
Hi Guys! I just saw your show at TK's Bluegrass on Broad in downtown Kingsport. This was my first time seeing Shadow Ridge, just an awesome show! I hope you'll be back our way soon! LindaWright DJ-Staff

Brian Brown from Harrogate, TN.          5/10/2009 10:47:56 PM
You guys put on one heck of a show Saturday night!Just goes to show you are the best bluegrass ever!Can't say much for the sound man tho!Think I could've done a better job myself!Anyway keep up the good work and we'er wating on the next show.Can't wait!

Leavern Pate from Ethelsville, AL          5/2/2009 10:07:20 PM
Your performances were beyond our expectations. We appreciate your music and hope you will continue to perform for many years to come.

June Gilreath from Belk, AL          4/27/2009 10:18:26 AM
We loved having you here last weekend for our festival. Your group is always the favorite! Keep playing!! Wayne & I will see you at some of your playdates this summer.

Brian Brown from Harrogate, TN.          4/23/2009 9:17:05 PM
Hope ya'll have a great time in Alabama! Might load up and go next time!! See ya'll when ya'll get back.Have fun!! Break a string!! Ha Ha!! Just kiddin!!

John from Harlan, KY          3/15/2009 11:19:21 PM
I got your music at the Harlan County High School concert last month and told you it would be placed in a charity auction in Seattle, WA. Not sure - think it went to Texas. $15,000 was donated to cancer research. Details: Thanks!

Jim and Betty Keathley from 1505 Harbour #60 Trenton, Michigan          3/13/2009 11:55:51 AM
You four good looking men need to come to Michigan.I have one CD,desperate for another CD for my car in traveling.Yahoo

Virgil and Linda Cheek from Brownstown, MI 48134          3/7/2009 12:57:07 PM
Hi C.F.,looking forward to seeing you this summer.We need your bluegrass sound in MI.

Lois Appleby from Kissimmee, Fl          3/4/2009 11:52:57 AM
Just read your schedule and cant wait to get back to Va and come to see the latest album........see you in June

Anthony & Jamie Wayman from Maryville, TN          3/3/2009 11:33:45 PM
We disagree with BU's review. Anyone who has heard CF sing once, will know it's him when they hear him again. It's very distinctive voice-one of the best in bluegrass. Some of the best harmonies too. Keep on pickin!! We love ya'll.

Ken Keathley from 2746 Canterbury St., Trenton,Michigan 48183          3/1/2009 6:04:34 AM
My brother in law,Virgil Cheek is related to CF Bailey.We would like to see you play in Michigan somewhere.Huron Valley Eagles(vfw club)in Flat Rock,they have bluegrass every Sat.nite.

Brian Brown from Harrogate, TN          2/8/2009 12:02:27 AM
2 weeks away from the 1st show of the year!! Me and Joey can't wait!! Hope to see lots of fans there to support the best band going!!

Anthony & Jamie Wayman from Maryville, TN          2/5/2009 6:51:09 PM
Ya'll sound so good, but ya'll always sound good! Hope to see ya'll in Sneedville, be ready to camp. Sammy's ready to go, she's a bluegrass dog! She loves bluegrass! Hi, Sheila!

KEN BROCK from NEW ALBANY, IN.          2/4/2009 12:10:03 PM

Dave Love from Jericho, Vermont          2/2/2009 1:31:11 PM
Great recordings! Thanks for carrying on the gospel tradition...

Mac and Patricia McCall from New Tazewell, Tn.          2/2/2009 12:10:41 AM
We saw your group at Wilderness Park in Va. last August and enjoyed so much. We are hoping you will be appearing at the amphitheater again this summer. Would like to buy a t-shirt. Keep up the great music!

Earl Wood from Canton, NC          1/28/2009 1:15:33 PM
Heard the band for the first time Sunday morning on WDVX. I just ordered the gospel CD! Would love it if you would come to the Asheville, NC area. I am a musician and know how it is supposed to sound! Keep up the good work!!!

LORI (aka Joey's Aunt) from Powell, TN          1/9/2009 10:19:54 AM
I'm so excited!! I just saw Brown Family Event on your calendar. It's going to be a BLAST!!! Bring your appetites.

Brian Brown from Harrogate, TN.          1/2/2009 12:37:12 AM
I would have to disagree also!! This Guy must be deaf or just don't know good music when he heres it.We try to follow the group whenever we can.I will spend my money to see them befor any other group...

Fred Northern from Kingston , , Tn.          1/1/2009 7:19:54 PM
HEY cf Injoyed the show at Music Row and really like the new CD

Mike and Paula Leonard from East Berne, New York          12/31/2008 8:32:06 PM
Disagree with BU's review. You do have your own sound. We can pick it out every time we hear you on Bluegrass Enjoyed your singing with Paul Williams in the hallway at 2008 SPBGMA. Hope to se you there this year.

Jerald Smith from Rockwood, TN          12/29/2008 5:37:03 PM
Hello CF: Jerald with Boat N RV here. Looks like ya'll have a top notch deal here. I'm going to get Tony to order one of your CD's to play on the intercom. Have a great day, Jerald Smith, 888-262-8678,

Ryan Roberts from Clinton, Tennessee          12/24/2008 2:53:44 PM
Just wanted to wish y'all a merry Christmas. And, C.F, have you decided on coming to my church yet?

Fred and Carol Tellier from Windsor, Ontario Canada          12/24/2008 12:03:55 PM
We enjoyed your show at Music Row, keep up the great music

Becky Phillips from Oak Ridge, TN          12/23/2008 9:52:58 AM
I saw you guys at music row last week and ya`ll did great! Daniel picked with my dad`s banjo picks and that meant the world to me, thank you daniel! I will see you all soon! God Bless you all and have a Merry Christmas! - Becky Phillips-

Melissa D. Dailey from Philadelphia, Tennessee          12/22/2008 7:20:54 PM

Harvey and Dorothy from Oliver Springs, Tennessee          12/22/2008 12:37:47 PM
Merry Christmas from Harvey,Dorthy,Jerry and Debbie HAPPY HOLIDAYS

Carl & Mary Williams from Barney, Georgia          12/21/2008 6:58:19 PM
Hi CF, You guys are the best of the Best in Bluegrass music and Gospel Bluegrass. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year Shadow Ridge.Were Looking forward to seeing you all in 2009.

Phyllis Hutsell from Maryville, Tn.          12/21/2008 10:05:19 AM
Saw you last night at Music Row and thoroughly enjoyed it. You guys are the best. Come back to Maryville soon!

Ryan Roberts from Clinton, Tennessee          12/9/2008 2:28:43 PM
Just wanted to wish y'all a happy holiday season. You guys are some of the best pickers I have ever heard.

Darron & VanessaNichols from Blairsville, GA          11/30/2008 8:55:29 PM
You sound great guys! Keep up the good work.

Artie Scott from seymour, Tennessee          11/30/2008 11:39:47 AM
I you guy's and I love your music. I hope to see you soon. Keep up the great sound that you are sending out in each and every song you sing!

Joey Brown from Harrogate, TN.          11/27/2008 10:18:01 AM

Lori Copeland from Powell, TN          11/7/2008 8:59:43 AM
Love the website. Can you add T-Shirts to your online store? If not, I'll get one when we see you all in December. Keep the good music coming!! Ps: better hurry with a new CD before Brian starts going through withdrawls.

Brian Brown from Harrogate, TN.          11/5/2008 10:33:42 PM
Guys I am ready for a new cd to come out!! When ya'll make it I sure hope you put There goes my everything & That song that Daniel does about Jenny and the coal trucks.Keep up the good work!!!

Mike Morton from Newton, , Kansas          10/31/2008 5:55:13 PM
Saw you the first time at Starvy Creek in Missouri. I bought 2 CD's and listen to them every time I am in the truck. Come on back to Starvy Creek we love you there. Don & Bobby Day run a nice place.

Debbie Brown from Harrogate, Tn          10/25/2008 5:27:46 PM
I have seen you guy's 5 times since the concert u had at the Wilderness Road Park and I have been thrilled everytime with your music. You guy's are GREAT!!!!! Can't wait to see you again. My little nephew, Joey just loves C.F. Can't wait to C U again.

Einar Flaatin from Bo, Norway          10/11/2008 5:51:30 PM
Is it for here or to go is one of best bluegrass songs I ever heard and I have sure heard a lot. Thank you. Found it on My Space

Shelby Vinsant from Jacksboro, TN.          10/10/2008 2:00:43 PM
just wanted to let you know, you guys are really good, love the tight harmony and instruments. got to see you all preform at Raccoon Valley Festival. I bought 2 cd's, love them, thanks for the great show and music, keep up the good work.

Janet Wilshire from Powell, TN          10/5/2008 6:14:25 PM
Another year at Raccoon Valley!! Again very good.I want to come listen in Wartburg if I can find it.Grand daughter is 18 months and she still loves the "mokme"( Going Ape) song.Thanks guys

Eddie Oxendine from Maynardville , tn          10/3/2008 8:08:39 AM

DANIEL WILSON from RUSSELL SPRINGS, KENTUCKY          9/23/2008 5:16:24 PM
First time to see you at Lake Cumberland Bluegrass Festival. I must admit, you are among my favorite bluegrass bands. Don't ever change a thing with your sound. You have "perfected perfection"!

Roland Berg from Smalandsstenar, Sweden          9/23/2008 11:40:10 AM
I heard the band on internet, Screamer Radio and I rated them top notch. Keep up the good work.

Brian Brown from Harrogate, TN          9/3/2008 8:19:40 PM
Just wanna say what a great job you guys did at the Labor Day Blowout!! Best band I heard all day. Also really enjoy the 2 cd's I bought. Gonna have to get me some more!! See you guys at Raccoon Valley and Whitley County in a few weeks!!

Dean Baty from Nixa,, Mo          8/20/2008 8:52:51 PM
Saw you Guys For Yhe First Time At Starvy Creek Festival.Enjoyed All Of Your Shows. Keep Up The Good Traditional Sound . A New Fan Dean Baty

Pat Garcia from Colfax, CA          8/19/2008 6:50:24 PM
Heard you on and IMMEDIATELY came here to buy your CD. When are you coming to California?

Freddie Ray Perkins from Missouri (Warrenton), Missouri          8/11/2008 9:07:16 AM
What a refreshing group, best grass Ive heard for a long time Got it all at Starvy Creek Sin City is super go go go

Ryan Roberts from Clinton, Tennessee          8/6/2008 9:42:36 PM
You guys played at my aunt Katie's funeral. While that was a sad time, you sounded good then, and you sound good now.

Jack and Rolena Tate from Maryville , Tn.          7/31/2008 8:17:26 PM
Miss you guys ,hope to see you soon.C.F. you really clean up good ,I didnt hardly know you

Sharon Ward from Kalamazoo, MI          7/23/2008 8:17:23 PM
I just found your web site and listened to your sampler! Yahoo!! Some of those tunes bring back some powerful great memories! And the other one's are keepers for sure! When are you comeing to MI? I'll be watching and ordering some fantastic music!

Cindi Ernst from Indianapolis, Indiana          7/16/2008 10:01:09 AM
CF,I now know it doesn't hurt a CD to play the same song 35 times in a row. Thanks so much for putting "Long black veil" on your new CD. Love you all. Your favorite cousin

Jimmy Higgins from St. Peters, MO          7/9/2008 9:07:34 AM
Wow! You guys were a hit at the recent festival in Conway, MO. You were the first group on stage to receive a call back for one more song, and you were the only group I wanted to buy their CD's. bought all four. (smile) Thanks for job well done.

dan moody from desha, ar.          7/8/2008 10:19:27 PM
talked to you in conway mo. last week. i promised to try to get you in ar.soon. allready made a coupel contacts. hope to see you at an arkansas festival soon.d. m.

Earl Wood from Canton, NC          6/29/2008 8:32:25 AM
Where have I been? I just heard the band for the first time on WDVX in Knoxville. I wish you would send a copy of your gospel CD to Dennis Jones at WWNC Public Radio in Spindale, NC. God bless you all! Hope to catch up with you soon and listen LIVE!

Alene from Ewing, VA          6/23/2008 11:41:09 AM
A big THANK YOU to Shadow Ridge for giving your time and talent to such a good cause, our Cancer Relay fund raiser was very successful. The June Bugs love you all. THANKS AGAIN AND AGAIN!!!!

Johnny Siler (johnnybanjovi) from Tazewell, Tennessee          6/6/2008 8:11:31 PM
"Great new CD"(Is This For Here Or To Go) This is the best project I have heard come out of This area in a long Time!! This is a must buy "cd" for any Bluegrass FAN...Johnny Siler

Mary Ruth Stamey,DJ" Shuckin' The Corn" from Brevard, N.C. 28712          6/2/2008 1:55:40 AM
I heard you for the first time last year at Dumplin Valley and fell in love with your music. I have been giving you music lots of airplay.Looking forward to your new CD. Hope to see you in person again this summer.

Lois Bailey Appleby from Ewing, VA          5/30/2008 3:20:51 PM
Looking forward to seeing you soon.Love you much

Carl and Mary Williams from Barney, Georgia          5/18/2008 9:47:25 PM
Hi CF...We sent you Guys an order for your new CD..We had planned so much to see ya'll in Sevierville this past weekend, but Mary's Brother passed away and we couldn't make it.Take care and we plan to catch ya'll on the road soon.Carl and Mary Williams


Kathy Seiber from Andersonville, Tennessee          5/11/2008 7:31:08 PM
Hey Guys, looking forward to seeing you

Peggy Harris from Kodak, TN          5/5/2008 1:39:53 PM
Hey Daniel, I don't know if you remember me but I worked with you at Tipton's, I wrote you some lyrics for a song. Nice to see your website and maybe we'll see you at the bloominbbq. Keep up the good music. Peggy Harris

Logan Bailey from Ewing, Va          4/30/2008 11:27:57 AM
Hey, I Love u C.F.

Leavern Pate from Ethelsville, Alabama          4/29/2008 10:25:48 AM
We were priviledged to hear your group at the Belk, Alabama Blue Grass Festival. Your group did a superb performance. We look forward to seeing you again next year. May God Bless you all. Leavern and Lynda Pate

Joe Oswalt from Northport, Alabama          4/28/2008 8:23:29 PM
We was at the Festival in Belk Al this past weekend,You Guys were great we really enjoyed your show,keep up the good work

Jerr R. Parsons from Pennington gap, Virginia          4/12/2008 9:40:47 AM
The entire membership of our Family Organization wishes to thank you and your band for the outstanding performance and kindness . Thank all of you so much and May God Bless

Eddie Oxendine from Maynardville, TN          4/9/2008 1:46:01 PM

Earlene Mathis from Anderson, MO          4/8/2008 3:20:40 PM
Love bluegrass gospel. You are great

BRIAN TAYLOR from STRUNK, KY.          4/3/2008 9:00:07 AM

Jonathan Irvin from Russell Springs, KY          2/13/2008 12:22:04 PM
You guys are awesome..i seen you in burkesille when you and Third Tyme Out played and you guys way out done them...i think you all are one of the best around and i cant wait to see you guys are a huge inspiration to me...Keep it up!!!!

Bass Family from Oliver Springs, TN          2/6/2008 4:27:37 PM
Thank you from all of us. Yall done a great job at mom's funeral service. Dad was very proud of the job yall done. C.F. and Daniel got a little emotional and that was special to us. Thank you she would have enjoyed it

Gene & Kim Ainsworth from Pawhuska, Oklahoma          1/17/2008 10:07:06 AM
we just want to tell you guys that we Love your website its real nice and we Love you all take care and God bless you.Love Gene & Kim

TONJA from ALABASTER, AL          1/9/2008 5:32:07 PM

Vanessa Nichols (Common Strings) from Blairsville, GA          12/12/2007 10:11:25 PM
Hey Scotty, Darron and I were just listening to clips of you guys. Sounds great keep up the good work. Hope you are doing well. Maybe we'll see you at a festival somewhere down the road.

Sue and Clyde from Andersonville, Tn          11/19/2007 11:43:49 AM
Hi Guys, you are our favorite group, We love Country Music and you can really sing it. Are you still going to perform at the Rocky Branch School on Dec 1?

Hershel Bailey from Mill Spring, North CarolinaI          11/1/2007 10:30:53 PM
I enjoyed the show you did with Doyle Lawson, back in May. Hope to see you again soon. Hershel

Eddie Oxendine from Maynardville, TN          10/24/2007 11:07:58 AM
Hi guys.

Harold Sutton from Knoxville, TN          10/22/2007 5:06:59 PM
We enjoyed hearing you perform at Racoon Valley and look forward to our next opportunity to hear Shadow Ridge.

Larry Tucker from Somerset, KY          10/20/2007 6:44:48 AM
We listened to your fantastic music. We came back May 2007 and brought family and friends. Your music is wonderful. We bought your new CD "There is a God", some t-shirts, and we're telling everyone about you. THANK YOU!!!!

Ronald from Elizabethton, Tn          10/17/2007 5:17:08 PM
enjoyed your latest cd

Rick Brown from Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada, Canada          10/14/2007 12:50:17 PM
Beautiful harmony, 'NATURE LIVES" finally found out who does it and have ordered the CD. Love it and will be ordering more for sure. Great work guys. Rick

Janet Wilshire from Powell, TN          10/11/2007 10:07:35 AM
Been following you for a few years now and still wonderful .Now I have started my granddaughter on the path of bluegrass!! 6 months old

john shows from cawood, ky          10/2/2007 11:41:59 AM
saw you guys at harlan festival you were the best they had

Clyde Scott from Moultrie, GA          9/25/2007 1:59:08 PM
You guys are GREAT. The listeners to really enjoy your music. Keep it up..!!

Tina M. Ball from Philadelphia, Tennessee          9/19/2007 10:19:50 AM
I really enjoyed seeing you at Dumplin Valley this year and Raccoon Valley last year. I love the traditional and Gospel aspect of the show! Reminds me of my childhood. Thanks for a great show!!

Chas McMullen from Holmes Beach, FL          9/18/2007 4:52:01 PM
Great personality and excellent music! We just came back from the Dumplin Valley Fest it was worth the 13 hour drive! Thanks so much and I hope you do not get a good dose of any thing more in the future!

EDDIE & LORINE SMITH from KENNESAW, GEORGIA          9/17/2007 4:22:19 PM

Doris Slavey from Somerset, KY          8/20/2007 8:53:50 PM
You guys still rank right at the top, with Kentucky Wind, as far as our surveys at Blazin Bluegrass go! You could look the country over and not find a band with more talent than Shadow Ridge! I love you guys, and appreciate you so much!

Kay Cadillac from Clinton, TN          8/9/2007 12:09:16 PM
The new CD is SO good it's been in the car CD player for weeks - I even listen to it now and then. Thanks! C.F. we've got a Greased Pig ready for you at Del Rio Days - see you all then. Everybody come on up it's FREE & there's lots of stuff to do.

Robin & Billy Howell from Dayton, TN          7/17/2007 9:02:55 PM
OH MY WORD Cornelius Francis! Y'ALL SLAY ME! My husband wets his pants when you pull up and I pass out when you start singing "Walkin Through My Mem'ry"

Verl Duncan from Fair Grove, Missouri          7/13/2007 10:07:46 PM
Just discovered your good traditional bluegrass music within the past month and bought your cd "Where does the good times go." I have enjoyed it very much. Keep up the good work.

Carl & Mary Williams from Barney, Georgia          7/13/2007 4:50:03 PM
"Yeah~Boy'...Ya'll are really Great and Talented. Mary and I heard ya'll at the Bloomin' Barbeque and Bluegrass Festival in Sevierville,Tn on the 18th of May 2007. Ya'll Sho' know how to put Goosepimples,aka (Chill Bumps)on ya!!

Ralph Russell from Knoxville, Tennessee          7/9/2007 11:09:31 AM
Just awesome, footstomping music guys. The kind that maintains the heritage of this region, and we thank you for that.

Tammy Bailey from Ewing, Va          7/2/2007 1:13:27 PM
CF we are so proud for you. Keep on going right on up to the top, and make the Bailey name famous. I really enjoy listening to the cds and share them with my friends here at the office. Tammy & Patrick

Linda "Bailey" Madary from Lafayette , IN          7/2/2007 1:03:23 PM
Wonderful to see and hear you all again at the Bailey family reunion. May God Bless and we're just waiting for the next CD's!! Hope to see you at the Indiana Fiddler's Gathering sometime!

mike from middlesboro, kentucky          6/29/2007 7:10:37 PM
me and momma "laid out" and listened to it all night..thanks

Fred Northern from Kingston , Tn.          6/28/2007 9:16:48 PM
Hey CF Do you know a bluegrass group that sings Sunny Side of the mountain. I would like to hear that song. Keep up the good work. You guys are good. Be seeing you. side of the

irene,bob &dan petto from rockwood, mi          6/21/2007 9:03:52 PM
hey guys, this is c.f,s cousin in mich. love your web site. you guys need to come to mich. love your music it makes me homesick. take care have fun this summer.

Robin & Billy Howell from Dayton, TN          6/10/2007 2:28:34 PM
Picked up your CD at the Pickin Barn in Crossville,(with the black and white cover) and it rarely comes out of the CD player! Looks like we'll be seeing you at White Oak - Rhonda and the Grascals are good, but you guys are GREAT!

Thomas Ljung from Norrkoping, Sweden          6/9/2007 7:08:39 PM
Still listening to you back here in Sweden! It's amazing how well Shadow Ridge stands out in the the bluegrass world right now. It's original, personal, skilled and well timed at the limit of perfection. Simply the best.

Alene Chadwell from Ewing, VA          6/4/2007 12:27:57 PM
Just adding my thanks, we really appreciate all that you all did to make our fund raiser a sucess. As always, you all were wonderful..

Sally w/June Bugs Cancer Relay Team from Jonesville, va          6/4/2007 8:00:29 AM
Thank you all soooo much for performing again at our music festival. You all are the BEST bluegrass band around!! Before you got off the stage - people were asking if we had booked you for next year! You all have been blessed with a lot of talent.

Rev. Joseph E Linger from Washingtonville, Ohio          5/20/2007 2:41:47 PM


Hershel Bailey from Mill Spring, NC          5/19/2007 1:56:04 PM
Great show at Servieville. Really enjoyed meeting all of you. P.S. CF don't forget to call Cort Riggs at MusicShed

Joe & Nancy Mills from Corryton, TN          5/18/2007 1:29:28 PM
We love traditional bluegrass and you are the best around, period! Thanks for the dedication and commitment to your craft and for keeping "real" bluegrass music alive and well! Keep a doin' what yer doin' 'cause it shor sounds gud to us'ns! God Bless!

Andy Kapnick from Morristown, Tn          5/7/2007 4:28:10 PM
You guys sound better live than on CD not to take away from your recordings. Please send a copy of your Gospel Cd to Jimmy Strange and also you may want to send one to Power Grass email address Bissell. Thanks Andy

Joe & Mitzi Soward from Kodak, TN          4/25/2007 5:03:39 PM
We are looking forward to having you back here at the DUMPLIN VALLEY BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL in September. You guys are always a big hit with the crowd. By the way, this is a great website! ps: CF - your cousin slept in our backyard last weekend.....ha ha!

Lois Bailey Appleby from Kissimmee,, FL          2/18/2007 8:10:22 PM
Hey you guys,we are still in Florida but I just looked up your schedule to see when we can see you again. Looking forward to your Claiborne Co High School show....Hope you are having a great Winter Hugs...

Ron Meyers from Oak Ridge, TN          2/14/2007 8:57:40 PM
From an 'Ole' Claiborne Co. boy.... you guys do a fantastic job. Hope to see more of you soon!

Cavehill Bluegrass Festival from Somerset, KY          2/1/2007 12:39:13 PM
Great Show last year and very nice website. Hope to see you all back this year June 14-16 2007 Keep up the great work!

larry and joyce owens from oneida, tn          1/27/2007 7:57:55 PM
Hi Shadow Ridge Hope you guys are doing great. We have missed seeing you. Hope all your pictures turned out great, we got some good ones. C.F. Have you seen and good looking bag ladies lately? HA!!!!!!!!!!!

chris gray, the fiddle man from st. joseph , tennessee          1/18/2007 12:58:59 PM
hey, just keeping in touch. hope to see yall at spbgma.

Doyle Collins from Knoxville, Tenn.          1/14/2007 11:59:20 AM
Hey men great web page keep up the good pickin see you around your friend in bluegrass

Gilles Vignal from Nantes, France          1/10/2007 4:01:50 PM
I really appreciate your second CD that a friend sent me from States. Vos interprétations sont splendides ! Bonne chance à vous, les gars ! (Your interpretations are magnificent! Good luck to you, guys!)

Jean from Harrogate, Tn.          12/18/2006 11:31:45 PM
I have listened to the latest CD over and over. I sure hope there will be one soon, with the new mandolin player. He's a cutie!

Roscoe Morgan from Maryville, TN          12/7/2006 9:20:17 PM
It was fun playing fiddle with you guys, and especially singing with C.F.! Best of luck to you guys.

Doris Slavey from Somerset, KY          11/6/2006 11:23:14 AM
According to all the surveys we got back at the Blazin Bluegrass Festivals, you all are a FAVORITE OF A LOT OF PEOPLE! THANKS FOR ALL THE GREAT SHOWS YOU HAVE DONE FOR US!! LOOKING FORWARD TO 2007, BLAZIN BLUEGRASS FESTIVALS!! GOD BLESS!!

sherry corbitt from huntsville, tennessee          10/29/2006 3:59:49 PM
thanks for the wonderful music, I was fliping throu channals on the t.v. and hard ya'll and WOW you guys are great.

Don Pierce from Yulee, Fl          10/24/2006 9:20:42 PM
Great website. Enjoyed the sound clips. Look forward to seeing you guys

Diane Walsh from Celina, TN          9/25/2006 10:25:01 PM
Saw you in Baxter last weekend. Always enjoy your music!--yep, even the mandolin ;) Was disappointed to miss your second show & my song request due to weather but look forward to seeing you again sometime.

teri from burkesville, KY          9/24/2006 10:13:35 PM
I saw you guys at the festival in Baxter TN and i really enjoyed your show. you guys have a great sound, awesome harmony. Hope to be hearing more of you.

Roland & Bertha Franks from Maryville, Tn.          8/29/2006 5:01:10 PM
Seen you at Music Row and then down in Townsend. We're Hooked :) We had our chairs under a shade tree & enjoyed it very much!

Alvin and Shirley Johnson from Hindman, Kentucky          8/22/2006 12:30:31 PM
We saw you in person for the first time the other day at the Meadow in Knott County,Ky. Best we heard in a long time. Thanks for the autographs.

Cindi Ernst (your cousin) from Indianapolis, IN          8/17/2006 11:19:25 PM
Caught your show in the park at Jonesville. You sound wonderful and still just as "cute" as ever. Sure hope you record "Long Black Veil"......that was a beautiful song......

mary ann king from sneedville, tenn.          8/14/2006 4:32:40 PM
i love to hear you all sing. keep on singing.god bless.

Jonathon O'Neal from Oneida, TN.          8/13/2006 9:43:56 PM
hey C.F i love the band and scooter is doing a good job

J. D. Shoffner from Sharps Chapel, Tn. 37866          8/11/2006 10:16:30 PM
Blue Grass and Gospel music is the best

jim from tazewell, tenn.          8/9/2006 7:43:08 PM
great music

jamie vanover from tazewell, tenn.          8/9/2006 7:36:13 PM
you all are great. i always loved hearing you all.god bless you.

Jason Parker from Lenior City, TN          8/9/2006 1:40:08 AM
Where's the fiddle on the new CD? The fiddle was great on the last one.

Dianne Collins "Bluegrass In The Park" from Jonesville, Virginia          8/8/2006 11:32:01 PM
YOU were GREAT! The weather was hot but the music was HOTTER! Hope I get grant money again for next year. YOU will be invited back! Thanks for some GREAT music.

John, Dustin, and Ailene Bolden from Tazewell, Tennessee          8/6/2006 5:38:48 PM
You all are great I love your singing.

Deborah & Mike Howell from Nashville, TN          8/6/2006 9:55:52 AM
We enjoyed hearing your music and singing at the Bridges family get-together for their Mom's birthday in Halls, TN. We'll watch your schedule for seeing you again close to Nashville.

James Justis from Kingsport, Tn          8/6/2006 9:10:57 AM
First heard y'all on BluegrassRadio.Org - Saw y'all for my first time yesterday at Cumberland Bowl Park. Great tradional BG sound and excellent harmony singing! Hey C F, was you named after that feller that built them real good old guitars?

Mr. Bryan Turner from Tazevegas, Tennessee          7/22/2006 11:03:35 PM
You boys are pretty good for a buncha chicken thieves. Barry, thanks for letting me borrow bobby at Clinch Mtn **Everyone who buys a CumberlandGapConnection cd gets a free ShadowRidge CD and a Tshirt** Be sure to ask your Local Shadowridge Vendor TODAY

Charlie Traub from Corbin, KY          7/17/2006 7:55:13 PM


Wanda Brewer from Walland, TN          7/15/2006 6:56:19 PM
I saw you for the first time today at Music Row and really enjoyed the show!

Lois Bailey Appleby from Ewing, VA          7/11/2006 3:59:00 PM
CF your band just made the Bailey Reunion even more special. This year was the best it has ever been and I feel your band contribution made it so. Love the two CD's you have and looking forward to you making many more. Love you "buddy"

Dale Scott from Baxter , Ky          6/29/2006 5:07:49 PM
How do you fellers come up with these good mandolin players. Scott really fits in good with the band and a great mandolin picker too. You guys really have it going on.

Jeff And Loretta Hillman from Pontiac, Michigan          6/28/2006 6:12:39 PM
Nice website and great music. The wife and I enjoy Nature Lives on your latest CD. Latest CD is getting Air Play here in the Detroit area on WCXI AM 1160 and sounds great. Jeff and Loretta Keep up the good work.

Claudia LaMaster from LaFollette, TN          6/22/2006 11:57:25 PM
You guys sound great!!

Maxinsao2006 from ,          6/21/2006 3:38:52 PM
The content of your show is great, I really enjoy it.

Bass Brothers from Oliver Springs, TN          5/14/2006 4:53:09 PM
Enjoy your music, hope to see yall soon, Site looks great, Git-R-Done

TIM JARRETT from GREENEVILLE, TN          4/19/2006 4:17:01 PM

Sandra Kohlhepp from Church Hill, TN          4/19/2006 11:35:04 AM
Just found your web site, look it and love your music.

Terri Neel-Kinder from Marion, VA          4/18/2006 2:31:04 PM
It is good to know the tradition continues.

Thomas Ljung from Norrkoping, Sweden          3/26/2006 4:27:27 PM
You have a Super Band with a Super Sound. And now with a Super Website! I love your music!

steven crigger from middlesboro, ky          3/18/2006 3:39:04 PM
Hear you on the radio everyday and you sound great.hope to see you May 6th. Keep up the great music.

David Smith from Strawberry Plains, TN          3/10/2006 11:42:28 AM
GREAT website, and a great folks! I love your all's style. CF's the KING of tenor singing! I like to see him sing and grin at the same time. All yall are very talented. One of the best blue grass bands I ever have the pleasure of hearing. - David Smith

Alex Leach from Jacksboro, Tennessee          2/20/2006 9:01:49 PM
Not a week goes by without a Shadow Ridge tune on my radio show. They play heart & soul, hard-drivin' Bluegrass. They have perfected their sound, and it's wonderful to be friends with four of the nicest guys you'll ever meet. Alex Leach, WDVX Radio.

Janice White from Powell, Tennessee          2/19/2006 7:23:55 PM
Good looking website guys! Thanks again from the Raccoon Valley Fall Festival folks for all your help in performing and promoting for us -- Hope to see you this October - already have folks asking if you will be here.

Rick Campbell from Knoxville, TN          2/8/2006 4:09:49 PM
Nice web page. Good pickers/singers and good guys too. CF and me talked about "someday we'll have a web page" when we were picking together 30 years ago. Come see my web page at:

Roscoe from Maryville, TN          2/2/2006 9:23:35 PM
New site looks GREAT! Best of luck to you guys for 2006, Roscoe Morgan

Darlene Howard from Bledsoe, KY          1/14/2006 5:14:04 PM
You guys are really entertaining. You've got great fast picking and a great tenor singer.

Veronica Fox from Birchwood, Tennessee          1/14/2006 10:52:56 AM
You guys are great...keep on pickin'

Larry Underdown from Oliver Springs, Tn.          1/12/2006 11:42:02 AM
Saw you people at last falls Racoon Valley Fest ,enjoyed it a bunch you boys are even better than last timeI love the way you do Only a Phone Call Away.

Hubcap player from pilot knob, nc          11/30/2005 1:50:38 PM
Found the CD. It sounds great, the quality of the recording is good along with the mix and mastering. You got something to be proud of. You just need some of that (chunk a chunk a) in there to make it over the top. See you puss

Ron Wright from Buckwallow, TN          11/25/2005 9:44:10 AM
tried to send you an email from the website and it rejected it. Where did you all get them shirts from, Hawaii? Where did you pick up that mandolin picker? He looks like someone I saw on the post office wall. Your website looks good. talk with you later

Tom Miller from Clinton, TN          11/10/2005 8:59:24 PM
C.F. the web site is awesome!!! You all must be proud of it? Keep on pick'n see you soon.

Alene Chadwell from Ewing, VA          11/10/2005 11:53:14 AM
Love the new site, looking forward to seeing you all perform again. Can't wait to hear the Gospel CD.

The Boys From High Ground from Shenandoah Valley , VA          11/9/2005 12:00:58 AM
Nice website....nice sound....we'll see ya'll on the road.

Sally from Jonesville, VA          11/8/2005 8:52:03 AM
The new website is awesome. I am so proud of you fellers. Can't wait for the new gospel CD. The Lord really has blessed you all. Keep up the good work.

Richard from Maynardville, Tn          11/7/2005 9:44:07 PM
Nice website guys. It is now in my favorites folder. Keep up the good pickin'.