“New Frontier” Gets Rave Review From No Depression

“The interactions between IBMA bassist, Missy Raines, and her quartet, The New Hip, display both awareness in and finesse for music that can drive hard and insistently but then also shift gears to soft, spacious nuances with just as powerful of a musical effect.”

“…New Frontier is an impressive collection of songs…” Continue reading


Missy part of West Virginia Music Hall of Fame Show 11/16/13

The West Virginia Music Hall of Fame inducted a diverse group of musicians and entertainers in November, including Tim O’Brien and The Goins Brothers.  Both Melvin Goins and Tim performed as part of the ceremony and I was honored to be part of the show along with Mollie O’Brien, Kathy Mattea, Buddy Griffin, Charlie McCoy and others.   Continue reading