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New Music: Alan Jackson Releases ‘The Bluegrass Album’

September 24, 2013 at 2:37 pm

Alan Jackson has released his long-anticipated new project, The Bluegrass Album. He previously flirted with the genre on his 2006 album, Like Red on a Rose, produced by Alison Krauss, but this marks his first full-scale bluegrass record. Jackson solo-penned eight songs for the album, which also includes outside cuts […]

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Rural Rhythm

Album Review: Gypsy Runaway Train – The Roys

August 9, 2013 at 8:26 am

The Roys are a bluegrass duo hailing all the way from New Brunswick, Canada. You might be thinking, “Canada, eh?” Well, don’t let their place of origin fool you. Siblings Elaine and Lee Roy grew up on “roots music.” The brother and sister duet developed a deep passion for sweet […]

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The Roys, Bluegrass Ambassadors at Country Thunder, Draw New Fans to the Genre

August 5, 2013 at 3:17 pm

Bluegrass duo The Roys has, by way of a relentless touring schedule, brought the celebrated genre to thousands of new fans over the years. Lee and Elaine Roys’ efforts did not go unnoticed and even inspired the Country Thunder organizers to add a new performance area at the 2013 Wisconsin […]

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Rural Rhythm

The Roys Go Full Steam Ahead with Gypsy Runaway Train at CMA Fest!

June 3, 2013 at 3:28 pm

Bluegrass duo The Roys will be launching new album Gypsy Runaway Train this week and you will have lots of chances to catch up with Elaine and Lee to hear the new tunes! Check the dates and times in the press release below and add at least one performance to […]

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Rural Rhythm

Bluegrass Duo The Roys Announces New Gypsy Runaway Train Tour and Single

April 24, 2013 at 2:47 pm

Bluegrass duo The Roys is getting ready for summer with new tour dates and a brand new single, Gypsy Runaway Train. The high-energy song is the title track of their upcoming album, due out in June. Find out more about the song, and the new dates, from the press release: […]

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Rural Rhythm

The Roys Announce ‘Gypsy Runaway Train’ for June 4 Arrival

April 17, 2013 at 10:02 pm

Bluegrass duo The Roys has announced their new full-length album, Gypsy Runaway Train, will arrive on June 4, 2013, via Rural Rhythm Records. The album will contains six original songs and some of their all-time favorite Bluegrass and Country classics. Find out more details from the press release: Recorded following […]

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Rounder Records

Bluegrass Duo Dailey & Vincent to Release New Album, Brothers of the Highway, May 7

March 11, 2013 at 10:49 am

Bluegrass duo Dailey & Vincent has announced the release of their new album, Brothers of the Highway, for May 7, 2013 via Rounder Records. Read about the album’s concept in the press release: Acclaimed bluegrass group Dailey & Vincent will release their sixth studio album, Brothers Of The Highway, on […]

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Rounder Records Artists Win Big at 2013 SPBGMA Awards, Dailey & Vincent Bluegrass Band of the Year

Rounder Records Artists Win Big at 2013 SPBGMA Awards, Dailey & Vincent Bluegrass Band of the Year

February 6, 2013 at 10:48 am

At last weekend’s 39th Annual SPBGMA Awards in Nashville, Rounder Records artists scooped up six awards. Members of the Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America voted Dailey & Vincent Bluegrass Band of the Year for a third year, and the duo was also named Vocal Group of […]

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New Video: ‘Movement and Location’ – Punch Brothers

New Video: ‘Movement and Location’ – Punch Brothers

January 25, 2013 at 7:19 pm

When I say ‘bluegrass,’ few will think ‘Brooklyn, NY,’ but progressive bluegrass band, Punch Brothers is all about breaking stereotypes. They have a new video for ‘Movement and Location,’ and if you have not discovered them yet, this is a fine place to start.   Movement and Location – Punch […]

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Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out Score #1 on Billboard Bluegrass Albums Chart

Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out Score #1 on Billboard Bluegrass Albums Chart

January 18, 2013 at 11:51 am

Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out shows that the collaboration with Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® was the right choice as their album, Timeless Hits From The Past Bluegrassed, climbed to the top of the Billboard Bluegrass Albums chart this week. The classic CD is available now at all Cracker […]

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