Published: 10/2/2008SESAC's Music Row headquarters was the setting for a special celebration honoring the many accomplishments of acclaimed bluegrass act The Grascals. The band has experienced an impressive series of career milestones including being named the IMBA's Entertainer of the Year two consecutive years, two GRAMMY nominations and multiple nods from the SPGBMA (Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America). The Grascals have also dominated the charts with their CD releases with their most recent project, Keep On Walkin', debuting #1 on Billboard's Bluegrass chart . The band's first two CDs, the self-titled debut and Long List Of Heartaches, also went to the top spot on the charts.
The Grascals continue to promote Keep On Walkin' with a jam-packed touring schedule which will take them across the country before concluding in mid-December.
Pictured (left to right): Grascals band members Terry Smith, Jeremy Abshire, Terry Eldredge, and Danny Roberts, SESAC's Tim Fink, Grascals band member Aaron McDaris, SESAC's Amy Beth Hale and Grascals member, Jamie Johnson.
PHOTO: Ed Rode
The SESAC Nashville lobby was packed for the party.
SESAC's Tim Fink reads off The Grascals many accomplishments.
The Grascals being presented with a Mayberry's Finest mic stand.
The Grascals present a plaque to The Grand Ole Opry's Pete Fisher
The Grascals pose with SESAC writer Charley Stefl.