Randy Chester is a singer/songwriter/one-man-band who lives in Northeast Georgia. He plays guitar, electric and upright bass, Irish low and high whistles, bamboo sax, bodhrán, percussion, piano, the banguitar (see video below), and more. His music is always inventive, transcending stylistic categories, and focused on strong, engaging melodies, unique instrumentation, and chord progressions that are unforgettable. Randy is also the creator of Rune Flutes, where he makes one-of-a-kind, handmade Irish whistles and bamboo saxophones. Randy and his wife write and record music from home while raising their six children. Formerly known as The Josephine Knot and 4 and 20 blackbirds, they continue to collaborate as Randy and Mackenzie Chester.