The Honey Dewdrops

Laura Wortman and Kagey Parrish are celebrating their 9th year of touring full time as The Honey Dewdrops, having played stages and festivals far and wide in North America and Europe.  With tight harmonies and an musical ensemble that includes clawhammer banjo,  mandolin and guitars,  the effect is to leave listeners with only what matters:  the heart of the song and clarity over ornamentation.

After leaving their home base of Virginia and living on the road for 2 years, Laura and Kagey now call Baltimore, Maryland home and it's where they wrote and recorded their fourth full-length album, Tangled Country, released May 2015.  Acoustic Guitar Magazine  describes the set of songs as “a handcrafted sound centered on swarming harmonies and acoustic guitars that churn like a paddlewheel and shimmer like heat waves on the highway.”  And like their stage performance,  these songs rock and reel, and then they console you when you come back down.


"Gorgeous harmonies, thrilling arrangements, and some remarkably insightful, honest writing. " - SING OUT!

"Handcrafted sound centered on swarming harmonies and acoustic guitars that churn like a paddlewheel and shimmer like heat waves on the highway." - ACOUSTIC GUITAR MAGAZINE

"Just one of the highlights from the outstanding Tangled Country, a collection of often sad but still hopeful songs, 'Same Old' mines some of the territory of Gillian Welch and David Rawlings, with lilting banjo, gorgeous harmonies and tasteful pedal steel, and exemplifies this duo's simple yet beautiful music." —FREDDY JENKINS, FOR NPR MUSIC'S FAVORITE SONGS OF 2015


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Latest Singles...

  1. The Hill and Wood - Crocodile

    The Hill and Wood - Crocodile

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  2. Beau James - Broken Hearted Past

    Beau James - Broken Hearted Past

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  3. The Lawsuits - Do Ya

    The Lawsuits - Do Ya

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  4. The Lawsuits - Romeo

    The Lawsuits - Romeo

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  5. Fruition - The Meaning

    Fruition - The Meaning

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  6. Former Belle - Honey Bee

    Former Belle - Honey Bee

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  7. Fruition - Santa Fe

    Fruition - Santa Fe

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  8. Former Belle - I Woke Up In Chicago

    Former Belle - I Woke Up In Chicago

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  9. Fruition - Labor Of Love

    Fruition - Labor Of Love

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  10. William Wild - Sleeptalk

    William Wild - Sleeptalk

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  11. The Po' Ramblin' Boys - Remember Where You Came From

    The Po' Ramblin' Boys - Remember Where You Came From

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  12. William Wild - When I've Been Gone

    William Wild - When I've Been Gone

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  13. Jeremiah Tall - Big River (Johnny Cash Cover)

    Jeremiah Tall - Big River (Johnny Cash Cover)

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  14. William Wild - Pines

    William Wild - Pines

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  15. The Po' Ramblin' Boys - I Can't Go On This Way

    The Po' Ramblin' Boys - I Can't Go On This Way

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  16. Scary Little Friends - Everything At Once

    Scary Little Friends - Everything At Once

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  17. Altadore - Punctuated Love

    Altadore - Punctuated Love

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  18. Marty O'Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra - Shudder

    Marty O'Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra - Shudder

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  19. Fruition - I Can't Stop

    Fruition - I Can't Stop

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  20. Beau James - Indigo Road

    Beau James - Indigo Road

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  21. Jeremiah Tall - Never Surrender

    Jeremiah Tall - Never Surrender

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  22. Whetherman - The Circle

    Whetherman - The Circle

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  23. Scary Little Friends - In This Lifetime

    Scary Little Friends - In This Lifetime

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  24. Jeremiah Tall - Moonlight

    Jeremiah Tall - Moonlight

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  25. The Lawsuits - (Darla Nye) Never Love Someone

    The Lawsuits - (Darla Nye) Never Love Someone

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  26. Nancarrow - Sprinklers

    Nancarrow - Sprinklers

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  27. Duke Evers - Lions

    Duke Evers - Lions

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  28. Bastard Sons of Johnny Cash - Highway Bound

    Bastard Sons of Johnny Cash - Highway Bound

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  29. Scary Little Friends - Silent Revolution

    Scary Little Friends - Silent Revolution

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  30. Jeremiah Tall - Time

    Jeremiah Tall - Time

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  31. The Palominos - Hello

    The Palominos - Hello

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  32. The Honey Dewdrops - Loneliest Songs

    The Honey Dewdrops - Loneliest Songs

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  33. Tommy Brown and the County Line Grass - Leaving This Town Little Darlin'

    Tommy Brown and the County Line Grass - Leaving This Town Little Darlin'

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  34. The Hill and Wood - Let A Good Thing Grow

    The Hill and Wood - Let A Good Thing Grow

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  35. Lowland Hum - Odell

    Lowland Hum - Odell

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  36. Just Lions - Great. Okay.

    Just Lions - Great. Okay.

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  37. Altadore - Moments

    Altadore - Moments

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