Welcome to Tony Barnes Music!
East Coast Entertainment artist Tony Barnes is steadily becoming a recognized writer and performer throughout the Carolina's, Tennesee, and the Deep South of Texas. He is the former lead guitar player and co-writer, for Nashville based Southern Rock band, Mckenzies Mill; and a recognized instrumental composer. He is a 5 year veteran of the Nashville music scene, where he was influential in writing some of the strongest material for Mckenzies Mill; according to Kent Well's, Dolly Parton's veteran guitar player; and the band's producer.
Tony is a regular act at Carowinds Theme Park in Charlotte, NC, Park West Village in Raleigh, NC, Reel Café Rooftop Series in Wilmington, NC, and performs solo up to full 6 piece band depending on the budget. He currently resides in Wilmington, NC and tours all over the Carolinas and the southeast.
Radio Play Summer 2016!
Tony Barnes has had 3 of his original songs played on the Homegrown Carolina Country Show 94.7 QDR in Raleigh, NC with DJ "Cruise". Listen live this Sunday, July 24th, 2016 between 9-10pm on QDR for "Blowing Kisses"!
Carowinds Spring/Summer 2016
Tony Barnes inked another deal with Carowinds via East Coast Entertainment as a regular artist throughout the Spring/Summer of 2016 for his second year in a row!
New Album 'Going Coastal' Coming Soon!
During the summer of 2015 Tony Barnes won a full live video/audio production from Full Sail University in Orlando, FL which will be released alongside the New Album "Going Coastal" in the Winter of 2016.