Band records local’s song

CONOVER — Songwriter Tim Jamison, of rural Shelby County near Conover, has had another song recorded by the band, Big Country Bluegrass.

Jamison was nominated in 2016 as Songwriter of the Year by the Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America for a song that had been recorded by the same band.

The new song, “Waste Not Want Not,” is on a CD titled “Let Them Know I’m from Virginia.” It is sung by Teresa Sells.

“I’ve never had a woman record one of my songs before,” Jamison said.

The CD is available for purchase at