Shaun Bayles is an acclaimed guitarist to Major Label and Independent artists, an in demand session musician, and nationally recognized composer. He has built a reputation on not only his depth of musical knowledge but his passion for quality of the end result with an unwavering passion for music that is audible. Shaun was raised in Northwest Arkansas but left at 19 to attend and Graduate the acclaimed Belmont University's Music Program. There and beyond Shaun has personally studied with some of the most revered guitarists to grace the worlds stage including Paul Abrams, Muriel Anderson, John Pell, Jack Pearson, Robbie Thompson and Mario DaSilva.
As a professional, Shaun is considered one of Nashville’s top guitarists and has performed all over the world with Country, Pop and Rock music’s biggest stars and living legends including Little Texas, Carmine Appice, Dustin Lynch, Bucky Covington, Chuck Wicks, Michelle Wright, Sarah Buxton, Trent Willmon, Alana Grace, Katrina Elam and many other Major Label artists.
In addition to his artist production, mixing/mastering and touring schedule, Shaun is currently is working on the release of his first studio solo project, several collaborative efforts including a duo with wife Hollie called Tupelo Jane and is in the process of collaborating with several groups of old friends from Nashville on many projects varying in styles from bluegrass and folk to heavy rock and even some jazz blues and fusion projects for future single-based releases. In addition, he is working on a series of instructional videos and books for programs and publishers ranging from guitar instruction to music publishing guides to recording software instructional manuals. Passionate about music education and family , time marches forward with hopes of bringing his experience and talents to Echo Lounge Studios in Northwest Arkansas to provide musicians, songwriters, artists, bands, publishers, artist managers and record labels a wonderful place to record, learn and thrive in Northwest Arkansas.