When she’s not recording or touring her own material, Eileen, along with the Legendary Rich Gilbert, drummer Johnnie Barber, bassists, Joe Fick and Mark Winchester, plays classic country music with her side-project, The Silver Threads. The band play weekly sets in the famous honky tonks on Nashville’s Lower Broadway, including Robert’s Western World and Layla’s Bluegrass Inn, and they released their debut, self-titled album in December 2010.
The Silver Threads play country standards and honky tonk music by the greats that started it all in the 50s and 60s: Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Kitty Wells, Ray Price, Tammy Wynette, Loretta Lynn, George Jones, Patsy Cline, Earnest Tubb, Connie Smith, Buck Owens....to the mavericks that kept it going... Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson, Lynn Anderson, Waylon Jennings,Tanya Tucker, Dottie West, Merle Haggard and many more. They're reputation for electrifying live shows - from torch & twang to hot pickin' and rockabilly swing, have made one of the most adored bands in Music City.....MORE
Order or download the first Silver Threads recordHERE!
Photo by (Brian Tull)
Order or download Live at Robert's Western World HERE!