A showcase for 14 songs written in the Bluegrass, Country and Americana styles by Tim Stafford and Bobby Starnes, featuring guest vocals from Trey Hensley, Tim Shelton, Beth Snapp and Keith Williams.
Tim is the 2014 and 2017 IBMA Songwriter of the Year. He and Bobby Starnes have known each other since they were kids growing up in Bloomingdale, outside Kinsgport, TN and have been writing songs together for over 30 years. Their songs have been cut by Larry Sparks, Blue Highway, Claire Lynch, The Grascals, The Boxcars, Kenny and Amanda Smith, Brooke and Darin Aldridge, Grasstowne, Cumberland Gap Connection, David Grindstaff, Shannon Slaughter, Jeanette Williams, Jeff Parker, and many more. "Wilkes County Clay," which appears on this record, was #1 on the Bluegrass Today National Top 20 Weekly Airplay chart twice in 2016 as recorded and performed by Blue Highway. SONGS:
SHOTGUN SAM HALLELUJAHLAND (FEATURING KEITH WILLIAMS) STEADY BETTY SOMEWHERE DOWN THE ROAD KEEP IT MERLE (FEATURING TREY HENSLEY) MY ROPIN' DAYS ARE DONE (FEATURING TIM SHELTON) A GAMBLER'S WHAT I AM DOC JACKSON LAST DAY IN PARADISE LIGHTHOUSE LOVER'S MASQUERADE (FEATURING BETH SNAPP) GONNA BUILD ME A BOAT WILKES COUNTY CLAY ALL IN WHAT WE LEAVE BEHIND