Heavy Traffic Ahead is a six-piece bluegrass band based in Montgomery County, MD, playing music influenced by legendary DC area bands such as The Country Gentlemen and The Johnson Mountain Boys, as well as pioneers of the genre, Bill Monroe, Flatt & Scruggs, and The Stanley Brothers.
Pictured above from left to right:
Lou Janesko – Fiddle
Mel Peters – Bass, Vocals
Bob Craig – Banjo, Vocals
Alex Orr – Mandolin, Vocals
Russ Burnett – Dobro, Guitar, Vocals
Billy Park – Guitar, Vocals
Below are four sample tracks recorded live in the studio by Doug Smith over at Shab Row Recording in Frederick, MD, as well as a sample video from a recent end of Summer performance in 2015.