Live! Coming Up

Posted by on Apr 20, 2014
Live! Coming Up

This coming May 20th, on a CBS special Salute To The Troops, I’ll be performing with Keith Urban, Carrie Underwood, The Band Perry, Lady Antebellum, Hunter Hayes, Florida Georgia Line, Toby Keith and Tim McGraw. The week of June 8th, I’ll be playing with Willie Nelson on David Letterman June 9th and also a live […]

Recent Recordings

Posted by on Apr 20, 2014
Recent Recordings

On Garth Brooks’ new CD Blame It All On My Roots: played Drums/Piano/Percussion and co-produced “Heard It Through The Grapevine”. On Rodney Crowell’s new CD Tarpaper Sky: played Drums/Piano and also served as Associate Producer.

Boxed In With Garth

Posted by on Dec 13, 2013
Boxed In With Garth

If you get a minute, check out the new Garth Brooks box set I played on. On one song (“Bad Company”) he had me play piano as well. I also co-produced “Heard it Through the Grapevine”. He’s topped the charts across the board with over 316 million sold, and at $25.00 a unit, I don’t […]

Eddie Goes Strait

Posted by on Aug 12, 2013
Eddie Goes Strait

Eddie once again is all over the new George Strait CD Love Is Everything. He’s been on George’s releases since the beginning and continues to bring the magic to this new one.

Eddie, George And Merle

Posted by on Aug 7, 2013
Eddie, George And Merle

Throughout our musical journey there are noted times we individually feel fortunate to have experienced. I knew (and played on significant CD’s with) George Jones and Tammy Wynette. I was given two such moments with George:

“The Players” Smoke 3rd and Lindsley

Posted by on Jul 17, 2013
“The Players” Smoke 3rd and Lindsley

Check Out This Video From June 4, 2013 Show at 3rd and Lindsley:   The Players featuring Michael Rhodes, John Hobbs, Paul Franklin, Eddie Bayers and Brent Mason played live at 3rd and Lindsley Wednesday night to a packed house as usual. There’ll be other shows so, if you missed it, stay tuned. Brent Mason is an […]

Eddie Inducted Into Country Music Hall OF Fame

Posted by on Feb 14, 2010
Eddie Inducted Into Country Music Hall OF Fame

(Sorry doesn’t work for mobile)   On Feb.13, 2010, Eddie was inducted into the Country Music Hall Of Fame. As one of country music’s busiest and most admired drummers over the last thirty years, Bayers was honored as part of the museum’s ongoing Nashville Cats series, a quarterly program that pays tribute to veteran musicians […]

Eddie Among The All-Time Greatest

Posted by on Mar 18, 2005
Eddie Among The All-Time Greatest

In the March issue of Drum Magazine, Eddie was named as one of the top ten greatest session drummers of ALL time. Eddie is honored by the mention. Here is the list: Hal Blaine, Kenny Arnoff, Eddie Bayers, Vinnie Colaiuta, Steve Gadd, Al Jackson Jr., Jim Keltner, Matt Chamberlain, Josh Freese and the great Earl […]