Ted Jones, a native of West Tennessee, moved to Nashville in 1990 after completing a 2000 mile sojourn along the Appalachian Trail. He quickly became a popular figure within the songwriting community and host of the celebrated Raggedy Man Extravaganza. He attended Belmont University, graduating with honors in 1999. For the past seven years, he has researched and studied the interpretation and significance of dreams. He became a staff writer with Murrah Music in 2007. Currently, he continues to write and perform in singer/songwriter venues in the area.