" Someone Else Is Loving Her Now"

New Single !!

Pre Order March 5th 2021

Avaliable March 6. 2021


Latest Review In April 2018 BU

Pinecastle Records 
PRC 1212 

Brad Hudson’s Next New Heartbreak is his first solo release, and the results here would indicate that this debut is not any too soon. Hudson sings lead and harmony on all but one vocal cut and plays resonator guitar, and he does an excellent job on both. His lead vocals are the highpoint of this very fine CD, one which features an impressive lineup with Steve Dilling on banjo and harmony vocals, Skip Cherryholmes on guitar and harmony vocals, Jason Moore on upright bass, and Aaron Ramsey on mandolin and guitar. 

Hudson’s singing is powerful yet smooth, with the kind of compelling expressive quality one would hear in Russell Moore or the late James King. Whether it’s Daniel Salyer’s barn-burning “Rambler’s Song” featuring guest Ron Stewart on banjo and fiddle, Loretta Lynn’s soulful “World Of Forgotten People,” or singing to Dolly Parton’s stirring harmony on her fine “Appalachian Memories,” it seems Brad Hudson can do it all. Simply put, this is the best “new” voice I’ve heard in bluegrass for quite some time. 

There is a nice selection of material with plenty of variety. (Though one could argue that as good as the vocals and instrumental work are here, almost anything would sound good.) Additional cuts include two from Clyde Mattock, the instrumental “Hugging The Hound” and “I Wonder What You See In Your Dreams.” Jeff and Sheri Easter contribute vocals on “Beulah Land” (although the lead sounds a lot like Hudson). And Hudson does a very nice job on “Smoky Mountain Strong,” co-written with Mark Brinkman in honor of those who fought the fires in Sevier County, Tenn., in 2016. Tom Paxton’s “I Can’t Help But Wonder Where I’m Bound” gets an excellent bluegrass treatment, and the title-cut is a great new “broken heart” tune in a genre that can’t seem to ever get enough. 

The support for the vocals is uniformly excellent throughout. Harmonies by Dilling and Cherryholmes are topnotch. The instrumental work is first-rate and, in particular, Hudson’s resonator guitar work is very tasteful, reminiscent of Mike Auldridge and Jerry Douglas. Besides having a voice that will be the envy of everyone within earshot, Hudson appears to have an acute sense of how this music should fit together that would seem to take decades of experience to develop. And though they are not credited, whoever did the mix and master (Skip Cherryholmes engineered) did an exceptional job—the sound is perfectly balanced and clear throughout. 

This is an excellent release. Fine songs, great instrumental work and harmonies, and lead vocals that are unsurpassed. Highly recommended. (Pinecastle Records, 2514 River Rd., Ste. 105, Piedmont, SC 29673, www.pinecastlemusic.com.)AW

Brads Blog

New Single Alert!!! 

Hello All,


We are super excited to announce our new single "Someone Else Is Loving Her Now" will be available for pre order March 5th and available on all music platforms March 6th 2021. 

New Single Alert!!! 

Hello All,


We are super excited to announce our new single "Someone Else Is Loving Her Now" will be available for pre order March 5th and available on all music platforms March 6th 2021. 

The Latest News With The Band !!! 

we hope everyone is doing well. please check out our tour page to see were we are gonna be. Make sure to come out and hear some great music at one of the venues we are playing very soon. We are working on new music and will be going in the studio very soon to work on a new project. so be looking for a new single to come very soon. We hope to see you guys very soon.  BH

North Carolina State Fair!!!! 

Brad and gang is super excited to be performing at the NC State Fair on Friday Oct. 19th. This is a great honor..

Whats even a bigger honor is Brad was asked to perform our National Anthem that morning to start off the day at the NC State Fair.. Wow he is super excited to do this. Make sure to make plans to attend this year.. 


Nothing Could Be Finer than to be Apart of this great event..



Excited about CANADA!!! 

We are excited to be headed to New Richmond Bluegrass Festival at the end of August.. it gonna be a great time had by all. We look forward to be with our friends there and fans. Most of all making new ones... See ya there

Excited about the Summer Shows 

We are excited about the summer and all the great festivals we are working  looking forward to seeing you all real soon on the Bluegrass Trail. We also have some big news coming soon so keep checking back.



Gearing Up For our first weekend out!! 

Brad and the guys are excited to be getting ready for next weekend in Sevierville, TN @ Blooming BBQ and Bluegrass. Also looking forward to being at Robs Bluegrass Barn in Westminster MD ..  A fun time will be had for sure . if your close by come be with them..

Excited about 2018 !! 

Brad and the guys are getting all geared up for 2018. Rehearsing and getting music together for this year is gonna be a blast. Be sure to check out our tour dates and come see a show near you..


On the verge of an exciting year with a brand new solo album release with Pinecastle Records burning up the bluegrass airwaves, Brad Hudson looks forward to many firsts in his career. 

This month he will be visiting the Bonfire Recording Studio, the home of Pinecastle Records, in South Carolina to film some video to assist in promotion of the new record, "Next New Heartbreak",as well as hold auditions at the studio to fill remaining slots in his band for 2018. 

Brad has been pleasantly surprised at the…

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We’re excited to announce that Brad Hudson will be following his heart and pursuing a lifelong dream in the coming year. Bluegrass after all, is built on dreams and our love of music, our family and our Faith. All things that Brad is very strong in. 

With the current release of Brad’s solo project, “Next New Heartbreak” on Pinecastle Records, doing well and some down time to weigh options, Brad doesn’t take the decision to leave Sideline bluegrass band lightly. He has seen success with many musical…

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New Music coming from The Brad Hudson Band.... Brad and the guys have been in the studio working on some new music and also getting a new single ready to come out very soon. So be looking for that very soon.


New Music Coming From The Brad Hudson Band........