Barry & Holly Tashian

Style: Folk, Bluegrass
Formed: Have performed together for 25 years
Stomping grounds: Nashville, Tennessee

The Tashians are a duo with a long list of credits -- Barry's includes touring with the Beatles as a member of the opening band, The Remains (detailed in his recent book, Ticket to Ride, Dowling Press). He recorded and played with Emmylou Harris Hot Band for ten years, and is a popular sideman, appearing on albums by artists such as Gram Parsons, Nanci Griffith, and Suzy Boggus. Holly has recorded with Nanci Griffith and Delia Bell; she also a respected songwriter, and has written songs for Jody Stecher and Kate Brislin, The Nashville Bluegrass Band and others.

Band Members:

Barry Tashian, lead guitar and vocals
Holly Tashian, rhythm guitar and vocals

Band Address:

Tashian Music, P.O. Box 150921, Nashville, TN 37215
Phone: 615/383-8948 - Fax: 615/292-6722
There is also a Remains Page at


Harmony Rounder 0412 [1997]
Straw Into Gold Rounder 0332 [1994]
Ready for Love Rounder 0302 [1993]
Live In Holland Strictly Country SCR-27 [1991] (Strictly Country Records, P.O. Box 91, Coventry, CT 06238; 203-742-7430)
Trust In Me Northeastern 5001 [1989]

Interviews & Articles

"Tashians seek wider audience with Harmony." By Jon Weisberger. Country Standard Time

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