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Johnny Butten and Telegraph Road Return to the UK for Tour

Johnny Butten and Telegraph RoadJohnny Butten and Telegraph Road are touring the United Kingdom. This will be Johnny's first time back on homeland soil since moving to the United States. The stage is set for a great show at venues across the UK and Scotland with his United States band.

Johnny and Sammy Butten Get a Second Chance for Permanent Residence

Johnny ButtenIn March of this year, award winning bluegrass banjoist Johnny Butten was informed that the United States wasn't going to renew his visa and that he would be forced to return to England. Many wrote letter in support of Johnny and his family to remain in America. He had an endorsement with Recording King, had built up a new band Telegraph Road and was active on the bluegrass circuit. That all came to an immediate halt. Today, there is good news. Johnny, Sammy and the family will get a new visa and can begin the permanent resident process again.

Johnny Butten and Recording King Renew Endorsements Again

Johnny ButtenOn June 15th, Johnny Butten became a second term endorsee for Recording King Banjos. The first term was for just 1 year where he joined fellow banjo player and Recording King endorsee Kenny Ingram. This time, Johnny and Recording King have agreed on a 3 year contract.

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