About Us

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Our Music

Crandall Creek was started by Jerry Andrews in November 2015. The band has grown and evolved into a talented, high energy Bluegrass band with an ever tightening sound. We enjoy performing many beloved Bluegrass classics. However, we are continually adding more of our own songs into the mix.

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Our Mission

We want to help spread the love of Bluegrass music and the wholesomeness that comes with its reputation. We strive to make our performances fun, exciting, and professional in order keep them suitable for all ages.

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Our Members

Crandall Creek is made up of members from the tristate region of the Ohio Valley. From left to right: Kathy Wigman Lesnock of West Finlay, PA; Jerry Andrews (founder) of Moundsville, WV; Lilli Gadd of Wheeling, WV; Dustin Terpenning of Steubenville, OH; Jariel Henthorn of Moundsville, WV; Zac Gordon of Elm Grove, WV

Band Biography

     Crandall Creek is a high-energy Bluegrass band based out of Moundsville, WV. The band was started by Moundsville native, Jerry Andrews (vocals/guitar/writer). Over time, the band has evolved and grown to include other incredible talent; Jariel Henthorn, (vocals/guitar) also from Moundsville, Kathy Wigman Lesnock, of West Finley, PA (guitar/shakers/vocals/writer), Dustin Terpenning of Steubenville, OH (mandolin/banjo/vocals), Lilli Gadd of Wheeling, WV (upright bass/vocals), and Zac Gordon of Elm Grove, WV (fiddle).

     Crandall Creek started out as the opening act for several concerts at the Strand Theatre in Moundsville, where they have shared the stage with some major players in the national Bluegrass scene. These acts have included Donna Ulisse and the Poor Mountain Boys, Volume 5, Alicia Nugent, and the up-and-coming Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers.

     Since their strong start, they have played on other stages that have been graced by many big names before them. Crandall Creek has played at the Purple Fiddle in Thomas, WV, Snowshoe Ski Resort in Snowshoe, WV, Ohiopyle House Café in Ohiopyle, PA to name a few. They have also been featured and played a few times, live in the studio, on The Donnie Gilbert Show on 1370 WVLY.

     Crandall Creek has cut their debut album, “Goin’ Down Home”, and it is currently in production. It will be available soon on Amazon to buy as a CD or for digital download. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Instagram, and subscribe to our YouTube channel. Click on the links below.

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