Bobby lives in Berea, Kentucky with his wife and two children, McKaelyn and
Bobby Neil. He begain his musical career at age 12, playing mandolin in local
churches with his father. Bobby's mother and father encouraged Bobby's love of
the mandolin, and today Bobby says that his parents have been the single
greatest influence on his musical career.
In 1999, Bobby begain playing with John Cosby adn the Bluegrass Drifters, after
which he played for Wilderness Trail for four years, in addition to studio work
and ad hoc playing with other Bluegrass bands.
Bobby says that some of the highlights of his musical career have been: playing
with Bobby Osborne, Mac Wiseman, Josh Graves, J.D. Crowe, Eddie Adcock, Scott
Vestal and Sam Bush.
Bobby plays mandolin for the Dean Osborne Band.