Band History


The County Line Band Story

The County Line Band was founded by drummer Kris Rose in 1984. with the original line up of Kris Rose, Mike Parrish, Alan Hinze, Dwayne Wiley, and Mackly Stidham. 

Kris has kept the band going now into it's 34th year. Thats Kris on the far right in the photo taken in 1984.


The County Line Band

From left to right:

Darrell Jones - Lead & Pedal Steel Guitars, vocals

Kris Rose  - Drums

Kyle Schurig - Bass Guitar, vocals

John Calentine - Lead Vocals

Mike Parrish - Keyboards, vocals

Alan Hinze - Lead Vocals, original member now performing again with the band part time. (That's Alan in the middle, 1984 band pic above)

County Line Band Thru The Years

The band has performed all across Texas, from Corpus to Dallas, Houston to Midland. In the 80’s and early 90’s County Line was the backing band for Fiddling Frenchie Burke, and have opened for many of Country Music's top artists like Garth Brooks, Ronnie Milsap, Ricky Van Shelton, John Conlee, Vern Gosdin, Doug Stone, Asleep at the Wheel, and more. 


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The County Line Band, New Braunfels, TX