Since 2008 Jason Helms Band has been ripping up stages all across the United States, with a unique blend of Texas Country & Rock-N-Roll… a blend that landed then squarely in the label of Red Dirt. But make no mistake, these guys aren't some band being Red Dirt because they like Red Dirt bands – this music is a blend that is as real and honest as you'll find anywhere.
"Ain't we all the stars playing the leading part in our own soap opera?" Brandy Clark belts out that question to kick off Big Day in a Small Town, positing the premise of not just the opening track ("Soap Opera"), but all 10 songs that follow it. The towns that anchor Clark's new album may be small enough to warrant only a single blinking light, but the lives lived in them are anything but... and neither are the hopes and dreams that rise from their backroads and bedrooms.
25 year old Bryce Dicus grew up in Catoosa Oklahoma. Bryce fell in love with music at an early age. He started playing at age 13 when his grandfather bought him his first guitar. Bryce started playing in church, and little gigs all the way through his sophomore year in high school.