Biography

 

Justin Moses is a unique acoustic instrumentalist and singer. He plays mandolin, guitar, banjo, fiddle, dobro and bass.  He has appeared on stage with diverse artists such as Alison Krauss, Del McCoury, Emmylou Harris, Brad Paisley, Joe Diffie, Jerry Douglas, Bruce Hornsby, Peter Frampton and Barry Gibb.  He made his Grand Ole Opry debut in 2008 with the Dan Tyminski Band. Justin has become a prominent Nashville session player, appearing on such albums as the 2009 IBMA Album of the Year and Grammy nominated Wheels by Dan Tyminski and Music to My Ears by Ricky Skaggs, among many others.

Justin began his musical journey at the age of six, and soon started playing with his family's gospel group after learning his first chords on the mandolin.  He helped form the East Tennessee band Blue Moon Rising after high school and recorded two albums with them in the early 2000s.  He's spent time on the road with bands NewFound Road, Band of Ruhks, The Dan Tyminski Band and Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder.  While playing with Skaggs, he appeared on several TV shows including The Marty Stuart Show, and on Conan in October of 2013 with Skaggs and Bruce Hornsby.  Justin appeared on the Today Show while filling in with Clint Black in 2015.  He has been collaborating with acclaimed mandolin player and singer Sierra Hull the past few years joining her on band dates and for duo shows.

Justin was named 2018 Dobro Player of the Year by the International Bluegrass Music Association. The same year, he performed alongside Ricky Skaggs, Marty Stuart, Brad Paisley, Sierra Hull and Carson Peters at the CMA Awards in honor of recent Country Music Hall of Famer, Skaggs.

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Blue Moon Rising | After All This Time (2019) Buy Now
Steven Curtis Chapman |
Deeper Roots (2019) Buy Now
Junior Sisk |
Brand New Shade of Blue (2018) Buy Now
Johnny Cash: Forever Words
(2018) Buy Now
Thomm Jutz
| Crazy If You Let It  (2017)  Buy Now
Mac Wiseman | I Sang The Song  (2017)  Buy Now
EmiSunshine | Ragged Dreams  (2017)  Buy Now
EmiSunshine | American Dream  (2016)  Buy Now
Band of Ruhks | Band of Ruhks  (2015)  Buy Now
Justin Moses | Beyond Measure: The EP  (2015)  Buy Now
Doug Seegers | Let's All Go Christmas Caroling Tongight  (2015)  Buy Now
Rhonda Vincent | Christmas Time  (2015)  Buy Now
Michael W. Smith | Hymns II: Shine on Us  (2015)  Buy Now
Mac Wiseman | Songs From My Mother's Hand  (2014)  Buy Now
Various Artists | 1861 Project Vol. 3(2014)  Buy Now
The Roys | Gypsy Runaway Train  (2013)  Buy Now
Various Artists | God Didn't Choose Sides, Vol. 1  (2013)  Buy Now
Lou Reid & Carolina | Live at the Down Home  (2013)  Buy Now
Dave Adkins & Republik Steele | That's Just the Way I Roll  (2013)  Buy Now
Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder | Music To My Ears  (2012)  Buy Now
Various Artists | 1861 Project Vol. 2  (2012)  Buy Now
The Roys | New Day Dawning  (2012)  Buy Now
Jesse Gregory | Faultline  (2012)  Buy Now
Carrie Hassler | The Distance  (2012)  Buy Now
Marty Raybon | Southern Roots & Branches  (2012)  Buy Now
Various Artists | Life Goes On  (2012)  Buy Now
Ricky Skaggs | Country Hits Bluegrass Style  (2011)  Buy Now
Various Artists | The 1861 Project  (2011)  Buy Now
Various Artists | Let Us In Nashville  (2011)  Buy Now
The Roys | Lonesome Whistle  (2011)  Buy Now
Steve Gulley & Tim Stafford | Dogwood Winter  (2010)  Buy Now
Various Artists | City of Hope  (2010)  Buy Now
NewFound Road | Same Old Place  (2009)  Buy Now
Hornography | Tribute to Tim Scheerhorn  (2009)  Buy Now
Josh Bates | Road Less Traveled  (2008)  Buy Now
Dan Tyminski | Wheels  (2008)  Buy Now
Cool Mandolin Company | An American Tradition  (2007)  Buy Now
Justin Moses | Dusty Roads  (2006)  Buy Now
Lou Wamp | ResOlution  (2004)  Buy Now
Blue Moon Rising | Where Wood Meets Steel  (2002)  Buy Now