Starlett and Big John
  • Till the End of the Road
  • I'll Have You Back
  • Heart Collector
  • Shattered Heart
  • True Life Blues
  • He Walked All the Way the Home
  • Crying
  • Run
  • The Children Are Crying
  • Doomed love
  • Oh Lord, My Soul Belongs To You
  • Sugar Coated Love
Phone 757-641-8981

The duo is comprised of 38-year music veteran and Virginian, Big John Talley, whose performance resume includes many appearances with Bill Monroe and The Bluegrass Boys and at The Grand Ole Opry, as well as with Jackie Phelps (Hee Haw), Tater Tate and Jodi Rainwater. Guitarist Talley is joined by the talented a Award Winning singer Starlett Boswell, a talent since childhood recognized as bassist and vocalist previously with The Boswell Family Band.

“We’re super excited about our first release,” Big John said. “We love songwriting, and this is just the perfect bluegrass song to kick off our album.”
“This is definitely a dream come true,” Starlett said. “I’m excited for the music that we’re making.”

The debut single “I’ll Have You Back,” was written by Starlett Boswell & Big John Talley and reached #1 on The Bluegrass Jamboree Chart. The second single and Title Track is "Till The End Of The Road" which also reacted #1 on The Bluegrass Jamboree with David Pugh. The guys on the recording are their “Dream Band.” Those “Dream Band” musicians also appearing on this record:

Starlett Boswell (Vocal & Bass)
Big John Talley (Vocal & Guitar)
Jonathan Dillion (mandolin)
David Carroll (banjo)
Ron Stewart (fiddle).

Stewart, bluegrass multi-instrumentalist and winner of IBMA Fiddle and Banjo Player of the Year Awards, wrote of their music, “Great original material, a couple of deep catalogue classics, some newer gems, great singing, great picking, good production, it’s all there. A Powerhouse Duet.”

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  • Members:
    Starlett Boswell, Big John Talley, Jonathan Dillion, David Carroll, Warren Blair
  • Sounds Like:
    Alison Krauss, Rhonda Vincent, Lonesome River Band, Flatt Lonesome
  • Influences:
    Bill Monroe, Osborne Brothers, Johnson Mountain Boys, Tony Rice, Larry Sparks, Alison Krauss
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