12-Time IBMA Fiddle Player of the Year
7-Time Instrumental Group of the Year
(Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper)
“He plays fearless and it’s intoxicating to play with him because he makes you play fearless. It’s wicked to see how much music he pulls out of a bow. He’s untouchable.”
Country Music Hall of Fame Member
The International Bluegrass Music Association announced their 2021 nominees during a press conference at Nashville's historic Station Inn on Tuesday, July 20th. Michael Cleveland, the IBMA's most awarded fiddle player with 12 wins, is once again a final nominee in...
Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper are on fire as they picked up two more awards on Sunday, February 2nd. During the National SPBGMA Awards held in Nashville, Tennessee, the band won Instrumental Group of the Year and Cleveland won Fiddle Player of the Year. The band...
Michael Cleveland Claims 12th Fiddle Player of the Year Honor; Flamekeeper Receives Sixth Instrumental Group
Michael Cleveland continued his winning streak with the International Bluegrass Music Association when he was named their Fiddle Player of the Year for the 12th time during the 30th Annual IBMA Awards on September 26, 2019. He is the association's most awarded...
MICHAEL CLEVELAND ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM: TALL FIDDLER FEATURING AN ALL-STAR CAST: Sam Bush, Jerry Douglas, Tommy Emmanuel, Bela Fleck, Tim O'Brien, Dan Tyminski, Del McCoury, The Travelin’ McCourys, and Flamekeeper With a Grammy nomination and a record-setting 11 wins...
Last night, the stirring biographical documentary, Flamekeeper: The Michael Cleveland Story, premiered at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. The film tells the story of Michael Cleveland, an iconic and sought-after fiddle player who has overcome great personal...
Mike Cleveland: Vocals, Fiddle
Josh Richards: Vocals, Guitar
Nathan Livers: Vocals, Mandolin
Jasiah Shrode: Vocals, Banjo
Chris Douglas: Vocals, Bass