Billy Strings Set to Get Candid in Reddit “Ask Me Anything” Session

By Stu Kelly / March 20, 2024

Bluegrass prodigy Billy Strings is gearing up to bare it all once again, this time in a virtual setting as he announces his participation in a Reddit “Ask Me Anything” (AMA) session on Friday, March 22. The session, scheduled for 1:00 p.m. CT / 2:00 p.m. ET, will take place on the r/Music subreddit, offering fans an opportunity to delve deep into the mind of the modern-day bluegrass superstar.

Known for his candid and open demeanor, Strings has never shied away from discussing the intricacies of his musical journey. From previous AMAs to interviews with notable publications and candid conversations with fellow artists, the guitarist has consistently provided fans with insightful glimpses into his life and career.

“While the Billy Strings winter tour has wrapped up, the guitarist has hardly slowed down,” noted a representative for the artist. Indeed, Strings has been anything but idle during his supposed downtime. Following the conclusion of his tour, he seamlessly transitioned into collaborative performances, including joining Greensky Bluegrass for two electric nights at the iconic Ryman Auditorium.

In a surprise move showcasing his versatility, Strings recently made a guest appearance with Michigan metalcore band Flesh and Blood Robot during their first show in 18 years in Grand Rapids. The unexpected collaboration underscored Strings’ musical adaptability and hinted at his willingness to explore diverse genres beyond his bluegrass roots.

“Last night was a complete celebration. It was so great to re-unite with some of my best friends I haven’t seen in years!! … I have loved this band since I was like 12 and to see them play after 18 years was just incredible, especially from where I was standing. They never skipped a beat. These fellas were my first ‘big brothers’ in a band who I really looked up to.. and who I saw and thought ‘I could do that someday’ ….. my neck hurts. But it was soo worth it,” said Strings.

With his penchant for storytelling and willingness to engage with fans, the upcoming Reddit AMA promises to be an enlightening and entertaining affair. Fans eagerly anticipate the opportunity to pose questions to the artist, knowing that Strings is poised to offer candid insights and anecdotes from his remarkable journey.

As the clock ticks closer to the scheduled time, excitement mounts among Billy Strings fans and followers, eager to participate in what is sure to be a memorable and revealing interaction with one of music’s most intriguing talents.

For those eager to join the conversation and ask their burning questions, mark your calendars for Friday, March 22. Head over to the r/Music subreddit at 1:00 p.m. CT / 2:00 p.m. ET to engage with Billy Strings in this exclusive Reddit AMA session.

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