Johnny is a multi-instrumentalist
On his 'Solo' album, he demonstrates his ability on Banjo, Guitar, Mandolin, Fiddle and Upright Bass.
“”it hasn't been since Mike Oldfield's Tubular Bells that I've encountered a solo album that was hot and completely by an unassisted single artist””
Johnny Butten: Banjo, Fiddle, Guitar, Mandolin, Vocals
Joe Smart: Guitar, Harmony vocals
Craig Mozley: Bass
Seth Mulder: Mandolin
Although the band is called 'Newgrass Underground, they play predominantly, modern versions of traditional bluegrass by Bill Monroe, Flatt and Scruggs.