Hinely was born and raised in Denton, TX and has called Nashville home since 1994. Joining Hinely on The Famous Rocket cage are bassist Viktor Krauss, drummer Tommy Perkinson, guitarist Will Kimbrough, and multi-instrumentalist and producer David Henry. Henry has produced records for folks such as REM, The Indigo Girls, Guster, Kim Richey and The Cowboy Junkies. Singer David Mead also adds background vocals to the project.
As well as being a singer/songwriter, Hinely is a practitioner of the glass harmonica.... which is a homemade set of 24 water-tuned wine glasses and brandy snifters. As a glass player he has performed for thousands of patrons at festivals and street fairs and has released three albums of instrumental glass music, in addition to his 6 acoustic-themed records.
To learn more about Hinely, to see his touring schedule, and to check out all of his musical projects; go to www.donalhinely.com.