Quick Facts

  • Proudly endorses Metcalfe Mandolins
  • JBovier Acoustic Stringed instruments produce the Darren Nicholson Model mandolin A5-X
  • Grammy Nomination (2006)
  • 2 Time IBMA Award Recipient
  • Performed as part of Zac Brown Band's Southern Ground Music Festival plus collaborative recordings
  • Appeared with Merle Haggard
  • Performed numerous times at the Grand Ole Opry and Ryman Auditorium
Latest News & Ramblings

December 18, 2014, 4:06 pm
Had a great time with Molly Tuttle Trio. Thank you all who came to support Meals On Wheels and live music. I think MOW of Haywood County got around $12k. That's an awesome thing during this season of giving
Thanks to Wayne Ebinger for the great photos.

December 18, 2014, 11:43 am
Looking forward to tonight at Altamont Brewing in Asheville
Country music show. 8pm
No cover charge.

December 17, 2014, 2:01 pm
I intend to live forever. So far, so good.

December 16, 2014, 6:17 pm
Live music calendar
Thurs 12/18 Altamont Brewery - Asheville NC (Bum & Darren
Fri 12/19 Bearwaters Brewing - Waynesville NC (Youth Fundraiser
Tues 12/23 ISIS Music Hall - Asheville NC (Christmas Party

Bearwaters Brewery Waynesville, NC | Bearwaters Brewing Company | Waynesville, NC
Now Flowing Angler's Amber6.0% ABVRobust amber with smooth caramel undertones and a hint of smoked malt Sun Burst Saison6.8% ABVBelgian farmhouse style beer flavored with blood orange White Water Hefeweizen5.8% ABVTraditional Bavarian style wheat beer with notes of clove and a crisp finishPaddle Fre?
December 16, 2014, 12:31 am