The Greenliners are an Asheville-based progressive bluegrass ensemble featuring Richard Barrett (guitar & vocals), Jackson Dulaney (dobro), Christian Ferri (upright bass), Jay Franck (mandolin & vocals), and Ben Saylor (banjo & vocals); all veterans of the Western North Carolina acoustic music scene. The band has been performing regionally under the moniker since 2014 and made their studio debut with the 2020 EP "Never Looking Back".
The Greenliners, have two new studio tracks set for release in the Summer of 2022. The forthcoming singles were mixed and mastered at The Shop Studios in Candler, NC by legendary engineer Van Atkins. Each of the new tunes offers a unique glimpse into the respective songmanship of the band's primary vocalists, Barrett and Franck, while showcasing the fluency of the group as an established instrumental collective. "Wasted Time" is set to release on all major digital platforms Friday July 8th, followed by "Forget the Verse" on Friday July 22nd.