Hello, we are Night Owl Country Band National artist based out of Columbus, Indiana. We have been blessed to play many great venues including The Grand Ole Opry, Indiana's Premiere Country Bar 8 Seconds Saloon, and Rising Star Casino Resort. Also, we have been featured on WTTV Channel 8 show 'Indy Style', Brown County Hour Radio show WFHB, Nashville Entertainment Weekly TV Show, and the KORN Country 100.3 Radio show 'KORN Jam' and so much more..

We play Old Country, New Country, and a little bit of Southern Rock. Our high energy show includes Night Owl original music that features 'Cool Gentle Wind' that was released to music row and CDX national radio, penned by lead singer Matt Lee and also 'Indiana summer' that will be released the summer of 2019. We play at Festivals, Bars, Clubs, and fairs that add up to 80+ shows a year.

'We have shared the stage with Trent Tomlinson, Ben "Cooter" Jones, Ralph Stanley II, David Allan Coe, John Schneider, Tom Wopat, Whey Jennings (Waylon Jennings grandson), and many more'. We are built to be a great opening act as well as a headliner.

We have recorded in studios such as Hilltop Recording Studio, Jay's Place Recording on Music Row, and Song City Nashville, Tennessee.


ISSA Award Show 2020 Winner Song Of The Year for

"Made In America"

Unique Beats Radio

UB Superstar Music Award 2020

Performed on the stage of The Grand Ole Opry

We are pleased to announce that we have been nominated for the 2020 ISSA Awards:

US Entertainer of the Year

US Song of the Year

US Band of the Year

US Music Video of the Year


2019 Josie Award Nominee for Modern Country Group Of The Year

Won 2019 Josie Award for Album Of The Year 'Here To Somewhere'

Sold Out Halloween/Night Owl Anniversary Concert at The Columbus Indiana Commons.

8 Second Saloon Battle Of The Bands Finalist 2017 and 2018

2018 Nashville Universe Awards Nominees:

Duo Of The Year - Night Owl Country Band

Male Vocalist Of The Year - Matthew Lee

Song Writer Of The Year -  Matthew Lee

Musician Of The Year - Tim Dooley

Song Of The Year - Cool Night Owl Country Band 

Matt Lee danced in "Dancing With The Stars Columbus Style" 2019.

ISSA Awards Band Of The Year 2019 Recipient

For Bookings Matt Lee 812-375-4330



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Night Owl Country Band

Night Owl Country Band

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