Hip Gypsy's performance doesn't just end on an energetic high energy number it starts there then takes the crowd on a journey to experience everything from rock, funk, blues, to something heavier. All hailing from Bristol, TN & igniting a spark from the first time frontman Tj Darnell takes the stage, Ryan Kendrick saws the strings on his guitar then sets them on fire with his slide & Steven Haynes glues it all together on percussion, throw in some bass, sit back to enjoy a musical ride. Each member coming from diverse musical backgrounds to create an experience embracing all styles of music to ensure there is something in each show for everyone to savor. Next2Rock Regional Finalists two years in a row (2017 & 2018) Hip Gypsy has exploded onto the local scene as well as taken their show on the road from South Carolina, Kentucky, Virginia, and many points in between. Their recent self titled debut CD "HIP GYPSY" was released summer of 2018, their song "Golden Rule" featured on the 1927 Jubile: The New Bristol Sessions CD 2 and rumor has it 2019 will produce the birth of several EPs. Stay tuned....