So Who Is Tennessee Borderline??

Tennessee Borderline is six piece band from Central Illinois that plays a variety of modern and classic country, southern rock, and blues hits. The band started in the late 80's in the Champaign/Urbana area with Jim Mangis having a vision. In 2010, two years after he passed away, his son, James Mangis had the same vision of continuing the music. With lots of practice and many trials and tribulations along the way, Tennessee Borderline has quickly become one of the hottest bands to hit the area. The band consists of Bekah Hurley, Donnie Henderson, Gary Lohrenz, Derek Lohrenz, Ernie Waite, and James Mangis. Check them out and see where they are coming to a city near you! Meet ya the TENNESSEE BORDERLINE! 

Band Members

Bekah Hurley - Vocals, Acoustic Guitar 
Donnie Henderson - Rhythm Guitar, Vocals
Gary Lohrenz - Lead Guitar, Vocals
Derek Lohrenz - Lead Guitar, Vocals 
Ernie Waite - Bass, Vocals
James Mangis - Drums, Vocals  


Some of the artists we cover...

Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Waylon Jennings, Bob Dylan, Maroon 5, Dwight Yoakam, ZZ Top, Johnny Cash, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Johnny Rivers, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Eric Clapton, Joe Walsh, Tracy Byrd, Bob Seger, Lady Gaga, John Mellencamp, and many more...