Nothin’ Fancy reluctantly announces the departure of Mitchell Davis from the band. Mitchell has personally made the decision to step down. When asked why, he replies, “The time is right.”
Mitchell Davis, a founding member of Nothin’ Fancy, has shown a track record of responsibility, punctuality and is a true entertainer, but most of all, a tremendous banjo player.
Mitchell will always be a member of our Nothin’ Fancy family and will be missed. We ask our friends, families and fans to honor Mitchell’s decision and join us in wishing him well with each new day he faces.
Mountain Fever Records Releases New Album From Nothin' Fancy
Based out of southern Virginia, Nothin' Fancy has been entertaining audiences for over two decades. With their bright music and flair for comedy, the band is always a crowd pleaser at venues around the world. Nothin' Fancy shares lightheartedness and sincerity with their audiences which is always warmly received.
Time Changes Everything is the band's 15th album and will delight listeners just as much as Nothin' Fancy's past hit albums have. The project features two songs written by band frontman, Mike Andes and two songs from guitarist Caleb Cox. It also includes music from Carter Stanley, Glen Campbell, Bob Dylan, and Allen Mills. With this arsenal of songwriters, the lead vocals of Mike Andes and Caleb Cox, and the band's superb musicianship, this project will please any bluegrass fan's musical appetite.
It’s That Time of Year Again...
We’re way overdue for a news bulletin on the website, and it just so happens that the 18th Annual Nothin’ Fancy Bluegrass Festival is on the horizon!! Please join us on September 20-22 (or come for the whole week) for a great time and solid musical entertainment from your hosts Nothin’ Fancy and our friends in Little Roy and Lizzie, the Moron Brothers, the Lonesome River Band, Summer Brooke and Mountain Faith, the Malpass Brothers, David Parmley and Cardinal Tradition, Jeff Scroggins and Colorado, the Larry Stephenson Band, Junior Sisk and Rambler’s Choice, the Deer Creek Boys, Remington Ryde, and Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver! That’s one long list of amazing talent and great music from Thursday to Saturday. In addition, Wednesday will see our golf cart poker run, the cornhole tournament, and the potluck supper which will also feature a special guest performer, Mike Mitchell! For all information, click on the link to the festival or visit Facebook. There are two additional festival-related announcements. First: The winner of our VIP package for the festival is Lois Black of Dayton, VA! Congratulations! We’re looking forward to seeing you soon with a signature VIP treatment. Thank you all for participating, and if you didn’t win this time, there’s always 2019. Second: we are really excited to say that our new album, “Time Changes Everything” will definitely be ready for the festival’s start on September 20!! Come to the festival and hear the newest and latest release with four new originals from Mike Andes and Caleb Cox along with some happy surprises. You’ll want a copy of this album - we guarantee it!
See you at our festival or at a festival near you!!