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AWARDS
• Most Promising Band, 1992, Eastern Canadian Bluegrass Music Awards (ECBMA’s)
• Recording of The Year, 1993, ECBMA’s
• Lead Singer of The Year, 1995, ECBMA’s
• Banjo Player of The Year, 1995, ECBMA’s
• Bass Player of The Year, 1995, ECBMA’s
• Fiddle Player of The Year, 1995, ECBMA’s
• Band of The Year, 1995, ECBMA’s
• Nominated Bluegrass Artist of The Year, ECMA’s
• Fiddle Player of The Year, 1999, ECBMA’s
• Lead Singer of The Year, 1999, ECBMA’s
• Individual Entertainer of The Year, 2005, ECBMA’s
• Banjo Player of The Year, 2005, ECBMA’s
• Recording of The Year, 2005, ECBMA’s
• Banjo Player of The Year, 2006, ECBMA’s
• Recording of The Year, 2006, ECBMA’s
• Individual Entertainer of The Year, 2006, ECBMA’s
• Male Vocalist of The Year, 2006
• Band of The Year, 2006
• Banjo Player of The Year, 2007, ECBMA’s-Masters
• Individual Entertainer of The Year, 2007, ECBMA’s-Masters
• Band of The Year, 2007, ECBMA’s
• Male Vocalist of The Year, 2007 ECBMA’s
• Recording of The Year, 2008 ECBMA’s – Masters
• Male Vocalist of The Year, 2008 ECBMA’s
• Band of The Year, 2008, ECBMA’s – Masters
• Guitar Player of The Year, 2008 ECBMA’s
• Vocal Group of The Year, 2008 ECBMA’s
• Gospel Performamce of The Year, 2009 ECBMA’s – Masters
• Male Vocalist of The Year, 2009 ECBMA’s
• Bass Player of The Year, 2009, ECBMA’s
• Guitar Player of The Year, 2009 ECBMA’s – Masters
• Vocal Group of The Year, 2009 ECBMA’s
• Vocal Group of The Year, 2010 ECBMA’s 

Inducted into The Nova Scotia Country Music Hall of Fame , Sept.18, 2010


 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS
• 1993, release of first recording, self titled debut release
• 1993, opening act for Country Star, Ricky Skaggs, Windsor, Nova, Scotia
• 1994, first American booking, Paris, Maine
• 1995, Winners of Eastern Canadian Pizza Hut Show Down, represent Atlantic Canada
at Pizza Hut Bluegrass Show Down Finals, Owensboro, Kentucky
• 1995, opening act for Bluegrass Legend, Mac Wiseman, Halifax, Nova Scotia
• 1996, first Ontario performance, Renfrew, Ontario
• 1996, first trip to West Coast, Prince George, British Columbia
• 1996, selected Show Case Artists, at International Bluegrass Music Association’s
(IBMA’s), World of Bluegrass, Owensboro, Kentucky
• 1996, performance in Rosine, Kentucky, birth place of Bill Monroe, Father of Bluegrass Music
• 1997, performance at prestigious Thomas Point Beach Bluegrass Festival, Brunswick, Maine
• 2000, Larry Sparks records Spinney Brothers song, Richmond County
• 2005, release of fourth recording, If I Were Your Brother
• 2006, performance at the Joe Val Bluegrass Festival, Boston, Mass.
• 2006, selected as Artists of the Month, by bluegrassradio.org, Moultrie, Georgia
• 2006, selected IBMA Showcase Artists, Nashville, TN
• 2006, release of fifth recording, Here At The Cross
• 2007, release of solo project, Rick Spinney, Off The Cuff
• 2008, release of sixth recording, Going Home
• 2009, release of seventh recording, When The Golden Leaves Begin To Fall
• 2010, release of eighth recording, Side By Side
• 2012, release of ninth recording and debut project on Mountain Fever Records, Memories
•2013, release of tenth recording, No Borders
•2013, Nominated for the International Bluegrass Music Association’s Emerging Artist of the Year
•2014, January, No Borders Reached #1 on the Bluegrass Unlimited National Survey Top 15 Albums