"The first time I heard the Fritts Family it was on a soggy night in April 1997, at the Boxcar Pinion Bluegrass Festival in Chattanooga, TN. As headliners that evening, the band took the stage just as a driving rain was intensifying,,threatening to breach the safe haven of the picnic shelter under which we were sitting. As soon as the band began to play, however, all concerns about the weather quickly faded. The evening's performance combined the best traditions of Tennessee family bands, like the Carters, with the Fritts Family's distinctive sound."    
- Bluegrass Now December,2002
"The Fritts Family of Rogersville, Tennessee, are obviously one of bluegrass music's better kept secrets . . ."
- Country Music News January,2002
Larry Fritts began playing music at the age of twelve. He would perform in many touring groups including the legendary Jimmy Smith "The Old Ridge Runner" (a onetime frontman for the Carl Smith show) before forming The Fritts Family in 1986.
Jeremy Fritts comes from an extremely diverse musical background including a Master's Degree in Classical Guitar from Nashville's Belmont University, Jazz  studies with John Pell, and four years of performance with the East Tennessee State University Senior Bluegrass Band. Jeremy is a very busy performer having appeared at such diverse venues as: The Kennedy Center (Washington, D.C.), the IBMA Awards Show and Fan Fest, and a twenty-concert tour of France. In addition, Jeremy is an avid music instructor. He has taught classes at both Milligan College (Johnson City, TN), and East Tennessee State University (Johnson City, TN).
Sarah Fritts has been performing on stage since the age of three. Sarah would eventually go on to study the fiddle with the late Benny Sims (the original fiddle on "Pike County Breakdown" and vocalist on "Salty Dog Blues" with Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs) and later study with several instructors at the East Tennessee State University bluegrass program.