Justin Hiltner – Entertainment 2021

Justin Hiltner – Entertainment 2021

“Justin Hiltner is a queer, disabled, IBMA Award-nominated banjo player, songwriter, and music writer most recently heard on the Peabody Award-winning podcast Dolly Parton’s America. His debut record, Watch It Burn, made with longtime co-writer Jon Weisberger, was released in 2018; Silver Dagger, an A side/B side single featuring two Dolly covers, “Silver Dagger” and “Wildflowers” featuring Cathy Fink and Marcy Marxer, is available digitally now!

Hiltner is also Associate Editor for The Bluegrass Situation, where he co-founded and produces Shout & Shine, a showcase, column, and video series celebrating representation in bluegrass and beyond. He also currently serves as chair of the board for Bluegrass Pride, a non-profit with a mission of uplifting LGBTQ+ folks in roots music.”