Tim Hensley, who plays acoustic/electric rhythm guitar in Kenny Chesney's band, released his debut album on Tuesday (Jan. 29). Long Monday was co-produced by Chesney and Buddy Cannon and released by Rural Rhythm Records and Blue Chair Records. Guests on the bluegrass-influenced album include Vince Gill and Patty Loveless, as well as bluegrass vocalists Ronnie Bowman, Melonie Cannon and Sonya Isaacs. The first single, "Ridin' Out the Storm," was written by Rodney Crowell. Other new releases include Willie Nelson's Moment of Forever (Lost Highway), Dailey & Vincent (Rounder), Malcolm Holcombe's Gamblin' House (Echo Mountain), Shelby Lynne's Just a Little Lovin' (Lost Highway) and the Wrights' self-titled EP (ACR).
He is also on the Grammy 2008 Nominees CD.