Bio

aden webb

rhythm guitar/lead vocals

Aden was born and raised in Upstate SC. He has been singing professionally since 2018. Aden loves playing music and writing original songs. He does some solo acoustic shows but spends a lot of them performing with his band, The Palmetto Whiskeys.

michael waters

lead guitar/vocals

Michael started playing guitar around age 11. His inspiration was Ace Frehley of KISS, he wanted to play like him and get chicks. Michael's favorite guitar is a Gibson Les Paul. He teaches online guitar lessons at "A Better Way Guitar" on YouTube. Michael and his wife reside in Honea Path and have one daughter. 

austin woodard

bass guitar/vocals

Austin started playing music when he was about 8 years old. He started out on the piano, then drums, but discovered his love for the bass at age 16. His dad raised him on funk and progressive rock so he always enjoyed the bass. Other than playing with The Palmetto Whiskeys, Austin is involved in some side projects and dabbles in photography and music production. He and his wife reside in Greenwood.

josh tilley

drums/vocals

Josh started playing the drums at age 10. He grew up in a family full of musicians and had the opportunity to learn from them. Josh likes a variety of music including country, blues, rock, and soul. He is married to Kristy Lollis Tilley who co-manages the band with Aden Webb. Josh and Kristy have a son and reside in Williamston where the band also practices. 

kristy lollis tilley

band manager

Kristy is married to the drummer which landed her the role of co-band manger along with Aden Webb. By day she is a Certified Paralegal at Smith & Griffith, LLP but spends her spare time booking shows and promoting the band. Kristy has the task of trying to keep up with 5 schedules but she loves all of the guys and is excited to see how the band progresses over the next few years.