SteelDrivers to close out ‘Summer Sessions’

(ORNL FCU)  Bluegrass group The SteelDrivers will headline ORNL Federal Credit Union’s (ORNL FCU) last Summer Sessions concert of 2021 on Saturday, October 23, in Oak Ridge. Opening for the band will be Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper. 

Based out of Nashville, The SteelDrivers are known for their dynamic songwriting and eclectic shows. Current band members include Tammy Rogers (fiddle), Mike Fleming (bass), Kelvin Damrell (guitar/vocals), Brent Truitt (mandolin), and Richard Bailey (banjo). The SteelDrivers formed in 2008, and won a Grammy award for Best Bluegrass Album for the 2015 release of “The Muscle Shoals Recordings.”  

All Summer Sessions concerts are FREE to the public and are held from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the pavilion in Bissell Park, 1401 Oak Ridge Turnpike in Oak Ridge, TN. 

The community is invited to bring their lawn chairs and join their friends and family for an evening of free Americana roots music. Local food truck vendors will be on-site serving delicious treats and drinks. Stay informed about performances and weather-related cancellations by following us on our Facebook page or visiting

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:30 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, and cats Oliver, Bow and Libby.

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