The Hot Country Knights—a band fronted by an incognito Dierks Bentley—signed a recording contract with Universal Music Group Nashville (Dierks’ longtime label partner.) The Hot Country Knights are comprised of Dierks’ road band, performing ’90s country covers while donning mullet wigs and attire from the era.

The Hot Country Knights feature lead singer Douglas (“Doug”) Douglason, lead bass player Trevor Travis, lead guitarist Marty Ray (“Rayro”) Roburn, fiddle player Terotej (“Terry”) Dvoraczekynski, steel guitarist Barry Van Ricky and percussionist Monte Montgomery.

Watch the Hot Country Knights signing the record deal in a video clip here.

Dierks Bentley’s Hot Country Knights Sign With UMG Nashville


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