Narrow Road
Our Photo Album - Click Here To View
We've been playing in churches, revivals, and festivals since 1997. Former members include James Shoopman and John Utley, who are on all of our CDs and most photos. We love to sing about and praise Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior!! Mat. 7:13-14

Band Members (click on name to email)

picture of bob Bob Frederick - Banjo
Bob is retired Professor and former Chair of Biological Sciences at Eastern Kentucky University.  His daughter, Tessa, played fiddle on our first CD when she was 9, but at age 28 is more likely to be seen at her web site! She played fiddle on "Listen to the Word of God" on our I Thank God Everyday CD.
picture of robert Robert Linville - Dobro
Robert is a retired engineer and plays dobro, sings baritone, and does most of the talking for the band when we're on stage. He does some talking for the Gideons too from time to time.  Email Robert if you want to invite Narrow Road to perform at your event.
picture of Randy Randy Carpenter - Guitar
Randy, along with Robert, were two of the original members of Narrow Road when the band got its name in the 1990s, and Randy wrote most of the band's original songs. Randy is also a sought-after DJ for weddings, dances, and other events. He retired after many years of making cars at Toyota in Georgetown, but now works part time as a radio DJ and in other ventures.
picture of eddieEddie Hubbard - Bass
Eddie plays bass. He's been playing with Narrow Road for several years now. We've asked him to sing, but he just laughs at that suggestion, so we don't push it.
picture of kristiKristi Miller - Mandolin
The newest member of the band, Kristi is probably best known for her solo work as an award-winning country gospel singer (see and hear more at:, but she is also the Publisher of the monthly Christian newsletter The Seeker (

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