Ron Fetner's songs combine southern roots, soulful songwriting with contemporary folk storytelling.This musical path led to wins at theprestigious Kerrville NewFolk, the (2x)Mid-Atlantic Song Contest, and awards at Merlefest’s Chris Austin Song Contest. Along the way Ron released 6 CD’s with the latest release in 2017 when he revisited his musical roots, with “BlueHouse Project”. According to Roots Music Report Charts, Ron/BlueHouse Project reached #4 (June, 2017) with “White Cotton” and #25 (July 2017) with “Piece of the My Heart”. “…This irrepressible guitarist and singer draws on traditional folk, southeastern roots music and early blues and jazz to create his own earnest brand of Americana” Connect Savannah News, Savannah, GA
A Journey Through Folk, Blues and Acoustic Soul
“…truly was phenomenal, overwhelming…a unique blend of New England folk and the soul of the South.” – Barry Graham, “Acoustic Highway”, WHRV.
“They play with a heartwarming energy that’s as comfortable to bask in as a fire on a chilly Halloween night…musicians provide a Project of soul-food blues rock…The earthy BlueHouse Project will satisfy those who yearn for clear and simple ensemble blues” – Rainey Wetnight-Blues Blast Magazine
“After the first listen to the album, I was pretty well hooked...very comfortable with rocking numbers, quiet sentimental blues, and even a flat-out instrumental...demonstrating that they are at home in just about every sub-genre of the blues”, – John Porter “Time For The Blues”