2018 IBMA Momentum Band of the Year!
Based out of Wilkesboro, North Carolina, the Trailblazers have taken a step back to the roots of bluegrass, Americana, folk, and jazz music. The band has a solid foundation in the basis of the music they love, but they're constantly looking for new ways to make their mark in progressive acoustic music.
The Trailblazers took the Main Stage at Merlefest with their 2017 Merlefest Band Contest win.
2018 International SPBGMA Band Contest Winners!
They have opened for acclaimed acts such as Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, Blue Highway, and The Kruger Brothers.
Check out tour dates below for a show near you!
Vocals, Guitar / Daniel Thrailkill
Mandolin / Jonah Horton
Banjo / Alex Edwards
Bass / Will Thrailkill
Special Guest on Fiddle / Ivy Phillips
Where we'll Be
November 30 / PICKING FOR THE MASTER / Salisbury, NC
December 1 / MUDDY CREEK MUSIC HALL / Bethania, NC
December 8 / TOSCO MUSIC PARTY / Charlotte, NC
December 22 / HIGHLAND BREWING COMPANY / Asheville, NC
*** January 25-26 / KENTUCKY BLUEGRASS MUSIC KICKOFF / Lebanon, KY ***
February 1 / HARVESTER PERFORMANCE CENTER / Rocky Mount, VA
May 26-27 / SILVER DOLLAR CITY / Branson, Missouri
Dates with *** include Special Guest Ivy Phillips