Missy with Judah & The Lion, Jerry Douglas and Dan Tyminski

I recently recorded with Judah & The Lion, an American alternative band from Nashville, Tennessee. Along with special guests Jerry Douglas, Dan Tyminski, Forrest O’Conner and Kate Lee O’Conner, we joined forces with J&TL for a special bluegrass version of their single, “Over My Head”. It was a LOT of fun!!

“Over My Head” was Directed by Micheal Reuther and Produced by Youtube. Judah & The Lion is made up of Judah Akers (vocals, guitar), Brian Macdonald (mandolin, vocals), and Nate Zuercher (banjo, vocals). Their latest full album release is Pep Talks (2019) "Over my head (Bluegrass Live w/ Jerry Douglas & Dan Tyminski & Missy Raines)" is included as part of the "Pep Talks" Target Exclusive Album, for preorder here: https://www.target.com/p/judah-the-li... Target Exclusive comes with 2 extra songs and exclusive patch.

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New Video; Darlin Pal(s) of Mine from Missy Raines Featuring Alison Brown, Todd Phillips and Mike Bub

Hey folks, here's a brand new video of the quintessential banjo and bass duet, "Darlin’ Pal(s) of Mine" from my album, 'Royal Traveller'. My producer, gal pal, and favorite banjo player, Alison Brown, had the brilliant idea of bringing bass legends, Mike Bub and Todd Phillips, to create the ‘6 hands, 1 bass’ take on this classic Earl Scruggs and Jake Tullock duet. We had so much fun with the choreography on this one, we are truly dancing with the bass!

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Missy on "Live and Let Live" Bluegrass Pride anthem feat. Laurie Lewis, Melody Walker and Justin Hiltner.

I was honored to be asked to play bass on the all-star cast recording of “Live and Let Live”, featuring Laurie Lewis, Melody Walker and Justin Hiltner among others. The song was written with a clear message of inclusion and unqualified acceptance and speaks to the exact mission of Bluegrass Pride. A message very close to my heart! See the video here

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