"Copper Ridge: The Epitome of Outlaw Country Mastery in the Pacific Northwest"
Step into the electrifying world of Copper Ridge, a musical ensemble that defies convention and transcends expectations in the realm of outlaw country. This extraordinary band is a fusion of prodigiously gifted and seasoned musicians and vocalists, delivering a resounding testament to the enduring roots of original country music that remains as vibrant as ever.
Copper Ridge takes you on a riveting journey through the heart of country music, seamlessly weaving together toe-tapping, two-stepping covers of legends such as Emmylou Harris, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Waylon Jennings, Miranda Lambert, Steve Earle, and many more. Their harmonious melodies, pulsating rhythms, and soon-to-be-released album of soul-stirring originals pay homage to the style and cadence that originally captivated the nation with the essence of country music.
At the core of Copper Ridge's mission lies the sacred quest to uphold the true essence of "Country Music" amid the current radio airwaves' often conflicting interpretations. Their unwavering commitment to authenticity radiates from bars to casinos, from weddings to festivals, where audiences cannot help but tap their toes and flood the dance floor whenever Copper Ridge takes the stage. With an eternal optimism and a contagious, danceable rhythm, they proudly adopt the label "outlaw country," embracing a tantalizing blend of old country, new country, and rock 'n roll-infused country that ignites their electrifying setlists.
Copper Ridge is more than just a band; they are a tight-knit "family" whose passion for their craft radiates through every note they play, connecting with every audience and forging lasting friendships at every show.
Meet the Remarkable Ensemble:
Charmin Gibson - The Lead Singer, Acoustic Guitar Maestro, Fiddle Virtuoso, and Songwriting Luminary. Charmin's upbringing in a country and bluegrass musical family spans three decades of musical mastery. Her familial roots and unbridled love for music culminated in a solo and duo act, ultimately giving birth to Copper Ridge.
Harley Wainscott - The Young Maverick, Lead Singer, Lead & Acoustic Guitar Virtuoso. Harley may be the youngest in the band, but his live performances are nothing short of a revelation. With a naturally-infused outlaw country sound and a unique flair for acoustic guitar, Harley's journey began when he first picked up a guitar at the age of 13, marking the inception of his extraordinary musical career.
Daisy Brandhorst - The Harmonious Songstress and Mandolin Maven. Daisy, sister to Charmin, embarked on her musical voyage alongside her sibling, singing and playing country and bluegrass gospel since the tender ages of 12 and 14. A central figure in the acoustic group Crossing Blue, Daisy's ethereal harmonies and mandolin prowess add depth and dimension to Copper Ridge's sonic tapestry.
Dusty Bullard - The Percussion Dynamo Behind the Drums. Dusty, a second-generation drummer hailing from the Northwest, has rhythm coursing through his veins. His initiation into drumming began at the age of 10, inspired by his father's legacy. Dusty's beats provide the heartbeat of Copper Ridge's captivating performances.
Alex York - The Bass Virtuoso With a Southern Rock Soul. A stalwart on the local music scene for over 15 years, Alex is a second-generation musician whose diverse influences infuse the band's sound. His solid country bass, imbued with a southern rock backdrop, harmoniously complements Copper Ridge's driving country cadence.
Prepare to be spellbound by the unrivaled artistry, electrifying charisma, and undying commitment to the heart and soul of outlaw country that Copper Ridge brings to every stage they grace. Their music isn't just a performance; it's an unforgettable journey through the essence of country music, an experience that will resonate in your heart and soul long after the final note has faded into the night.