Hillbilly country rock at Platform

Hayseed Dixie.
Hayseed Dixie.

HAILING all the way from the Appalachian Mountains in America, Hayseed Dixie are bringing their comedy hillbilly country rock to the Platform in Morecambe.

Expect to hear new takes on rock classics such as You Shook Me All Night Long, Black Dog, Ace Of Spades and Fat-Bottomed Girls, alongside staples such as Foggy Mountain Breakdown and Duellin’ Banjos.

Formed in 2001 the band are regarded as the creators of the musical genre ‘rockgrass’, and consist of Barley Scotch on vocals, guitar and fiddle, Reverend Don Wayne Reno on vocals and the banjo, Deacon Dale Reno on mandolin, guitar and vocals and Jake ‘Bakesnake’ Byers on bass and vocals.

See the Lancaster Guardian (15-09-11) for full story.