Jessica Blankenship is the owner and founder of Kentucky Country Music website. The Berea College graduate has been a music journalist and historian for over 20 years. She enjoys providing concert photography, reviews, historical articles, red carpet event coverage, and exclusive interviews of your favorite musicians. Jessica is proud to be a Kentucky Colonel and alumni of the FFA and 4-H Clubs. In 2018, she was named one of Laurel County’s Ten Under 40 Award Recipients. In 2019, she was a member of the Inaugural class of BRIGHT Kentucky as part of Leadership Kentucky. She has been featured on the Kentucky Music Preview podcast, Hollercast podcast, Overtones radio show, WFKY Nashville News Roundup, KET, and more. Beyond music, she enjoys traveling, helping her community, collecting gnomes, and Volkswagens.
Darrell Scott is an internationally well-known singer-songwriter that calls Laurel County in southeast Kentucky his hometown. You might recongize his talents with “You’ll Never Leave Harlan Alive.”
Darrell Scott is working on a new project in tribute to Ben Bullington, a small-town doctor in Montana. He was also a songwriter loved by many. Scott has released a video for one of the songs in the musical collection, ‘Lone Pine.’ It will be part of the collection, “10 — Songs of Ben Bullington” that is set for release on May 19th. Check it out below: