STAATS HEADLINES WOOD FESTIVAL ENTERTAINMENT - Free Concerts Starts At 9:30, Fireworks at 11


Johnny and the Delivery Boys perform
at Bear Fork Bluegrass Festival, 2004

The entertainment at this years 45th annual Calhoun Wood Festival is free to the public.

Johnny Staats and the Delivery Boys headlines tonight's entertainment on the Main Street stage.

Staats' CD, "Wires and Wood" demonstrates Johnny's dazzling mandolin and expressive voice with a stellar cast of bluegrass legends including John Cowan, Sam Bush, Jerry Douglas, Jim Hurst, and Tim O'Brien. Other co-stars on the CD were Sara Evans and Kathy Mattea.

Johnny has appeared on NBC's Today Show, he has been featured in People, and Country Music magazines. He has appeared on the CBS Evening News with Dan Rather, and on CNN, Johnny has performed several times on the Grand Ole Opry Stage.

"To date, Staats continues to head out everyday in his big brown UPS truck, and no matter how busy he gets with his music, folks around Sandyville, West Virginia area can still count on Johnny to deliver right on time."