Hoot Hester



Moderators: lo&m, Moshe

Hoot Hester

Postby kev » Wed Aug 31, 2016 8:14 am

I was very sad to hear about the death of the great Hoot Hester. Maybe not a huge star but his name graced many an album sleeve. He was part of the Opry House Band until 2014 and was one of the original members of the Time Jumpers. I saw him a number of times in Nashville, where he also appeared regularly at Robert's Western World as part of his daughter's band Rachael Hester and The Tennessee Walkers, including one memorable occasion when they were joined on guitar by Kenny Vaughan from Marty Stuart's band!



kev

Ultimate Member
 
Posts: 6519
Joined: Wed Jan 09, 2008 10:55 am

Re: Hoot Hester

Postby Smudger » Wed Aug 31, 2016 6:36 pm

Not familiar with his stuff, but he certainly was a mean fiddler!
Smudger

Supreme Member
 
Posts: 2536
Joined: Tue Jul 14, 2009 9:38 am

Re: Hoot Hester

Postby PeterJD » Thu Sep 01, 2016 7:10 am

Read this today, sad to hear.
Ask forgiveness, not permission.
PeterJD

User avatar
Supreme Member
 
Posts: 1206
Joined: Tue Feb 08, 2011 1:07 pm
Location: Stafford


Return to Gone, but not forgotten

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest