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Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Amanda is a storyteller by nature with an incredible band backing her.
Performing along with Amanda Anne Platt, The Honeycutters are Matt Smith on pedal steel and
guitar, Rick Cooper on bass, Josh Milligan on drums and harmony vocals, and Evan Martin on keys
There is an empathetic and charming wit ingrained in Amanda’s songwriting. She has a knack for
accessing a deep well of emotion and applying it to her story-telling, whether she is writing from her own
experiences or immersing herself into the melody of emotions in another person's life.
A homegrown entity, the band is critically acclaimed locally, regionally, nationally, as well as overseas.
Amanda Anne Platt & The Honeycutters’ placed #2 (sandwiched between Jason Isbell and Gregg Allman)
in their regional radio station WNCW’s year end listeners poll for 2017! The station’s Music Director Martin
Anderson said to No Depression, “Amanda Platt writes songs on par with Lucinda, Isbell, Lauderdale,
Hank Sr. In my opinion, anyway."