Not only is Chris Jones one of bluegrass musics most renowned songwriters, singers, and guitarist, and as a host on Sirius XM's Bluegrass Junction he is also one of most widely heard voices by bluegrass music fans.
Chris started his career in Chicago in the 1980's playing with such greats as Special Consensus and Dave Evans. Chris moved to Nashville and has played alongside some of musics most respected names including Earl Scruggs, Vassar Clements, Tom T. Hall, and The Chieftains.
In the mid-90's Chris formed the band Chris Jones & The Night Drivers. Whether it’s in the studio or on stage, they are making some of the most distinctively elegant yet driving music to be heard anywhere today, and they’re delivering it with a unique blend of dry wit, emotional authenticity and broad humor that’s won the loyalty of a growing number of fans around the world. Between them, the band are winners of eight IBMA awards, including Song of the Year and Broadcaster of the Year
“. . . some of the best players in bluegrass! Chris Jones’ voice is there with the great masters.” - Steve Martin
“He continues to have one of the most distinctive and best voices in music, period.” - Jim Lauderdale