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Byron Berline 1944-2021

Byron's early career included playing fiddle with bluegrass legends such as Bill Monroe, the Dillards, and Country Gazette. After moving to Los Angeles, he quickly became one of the industry's most popular fiddlers. His long list of performing and recording credits includes The Rolling Stones, The Eagles, The Band, The Byrds, Elton John, Alabama, Mary Chapin Carpenter, The Flying Burrito Brothers, Rod Stewart, John Denver, Earl Scruggs, Emmylou Harris, Tammy Wynette, Mason Williams, Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson, and Vince Gill. He also has extensive film and television soundtrack credits, including Star Trek, Blaze, Back to the Future III, and Basic Instinct. 

Berline has recorded seven solo albums including his Grammy nominated "Fiddle and a Song" with guest performances from Vince Gill, Mason Williams, Earl Scruggs, and Bill Monroe. He was a founding member of Country Gazette, Sundance, the LA Fiddle Band, Berline Crary Hickman, California, and the Byron Berline Band. He performed and recorded with the BBB until his passing in July 2021.