Kristy Cox.

La Trobe Bendigo graduate and past resident of Bendigo Kristy Cox is returning from the USA for a show at The Old Church on the Hill.

Since leaving Bendigo to live in Nashville in 2013, Cox has released three albums into the US market, the latest, Ricochet, debuted at number one on the Billboard Bluegrass Chart and has also topped the Bluegrass radio chart in the USA.

Her previous album Part of Me saw her receive three nominations and bring home the Bluegrass Recording of the year at the 2017 Australian Country Music Awards.

Cox was recently named Female Vocalist of the Year and Entertainer of the year at the Australian Independent Country Music Awards with her release Miles and Timezones.

Cox will be joined by The Weeping Willows. Laura Coates and Andrew Wrigglesworth, are a couple of old souls, steeped in Bluegrass tradition and draped in Gothic Americana imagery.

The show is at The Old Church on the Hill, on Sunday, August 19. $15+b/f presale, $20 at the door. Doors from 5.30pm, music from 6pm. Bookings essential.