Sunny South is a bluegrass band playing in the Portland, Oregon region. Sunny South plays bluegrass with an emphasis on traditional style similar to Flatt and Scruggs. Sunny South started playing in the 80’s with Sonny Hammond as lead singer and band leader. After Sonny passed on, the band has continued playing bluegrass and honoring Sonny. Mike and Dave are founding members of Sunny South and have added Steve Reischman, Dee Johnson and Aaron Stocek. Since then they have played at numerous bluegrass festivals, private events and live shows all over the northwest.