In The Round with Bryan Frazier, Jeff Hodge, Dawson Edwards and Jordan Hobson
The Bluebird Cafe
Thu, Dec 06 6:00 pm
Bryan Frazier: Bryan Frazier grew up in the backdrop of the rolling hills of the Shenandoah Valley where country music was just about as important as the local cash crop of apples that grew in the orchards behind his house. Bryan was hooked on performing music from a very young age and had the privilege to perform at venues such as the Vatican, The Kennedy Center and the White House all before the age of 18. After graduating from college at Shepherd University in West Virginia with a degree in Business, most would have taken the safe 9 to 5 route. But his love for songwriting and performing country music could not be ignored and in December of 2014, Bryan made the move to Nashville to pursue music fulltime Jeff Hodge: Singer, songwriter and musician, Jeff Hodge, was born and raised in the Muscle Shoals area where he developed a deep appreciation for rootsy, R&B, southern rock and country music. After learning to play guitar at age 14, it wasn’t long before he was playing along with some of his favorite acoustic tunes by the Eagles, America, John Cougar Mellencamp, Alabama, Shenandoah and Garth Brooks. Dawson Edwards: At the age of 14, Dawson bought his first guitar at a local pawn shop in his hometown of Rome Ga. Shortly after he was playing local restaurants and bars making a name for himself while still in high school. After graduation Dawson got a job at a Capitoline Inc. building countertops to save up the money to make the move to Nashville to pursue a career to be a singer/songwriter in the country music business. At 19 He made the move to Nashville and got a Job working night shift loading trucks at UPS to make ends meet while writing during the day. In 2016 he was selected to be in the ASCAP’s GPS program, which allowed him to work closely with Nashville publishers and writers. In December of 2017 Dawson signed an exclusive worldwide publishing agreement with BMG Nashville. Jordan Hobson: An inspired artist with a passion for his craft, Jordan Hobson began his musical journey at the age of 12 when he picked up his brother’s guitar. His skills, as well as creativity, developed quickly and by the time he was 14 had written his first song. Jordan spent his remaining time in Iowa to gain valuable stage experience all across the state and perfect his craft. In the summer of 2012, he had followed his heart and began living and performing as an artist in the world famous, Music City.