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Del & Woody - A Review

Del and WoodyDel McCoury has put together an exciting new project, Del & Woody, comprising a dozen original lyrics of legendary folk artist Woody Guthrie that are set to music by bluegrass artist Del McCoury. The project, a brainchild of Nora Guthrie, Woody's daugher, came to completion earlier this year. Del has worked on varied and diverse projects and this would a good fit as the music has similar roots.

Woody Guthrie Reaches Top Of Sales Chart For First Time Ever

Del and WoodyNashville, TN -- Del McCoury Band’s Del & Woody, a collection of lyrics left behind by Woody Guthrie and put to music by McCoury, reached #1 on the Billboard Bluegrass chart. As best we can tell (with help from the Woody Guthrie Center), a few songs of Woody’s have charted on radio before, but no project that included only his songs has ever risen to the top of the Billboard album chart. McCoury—who at 77 is no stranger to the top of the charts himself—says he is proud that it was his unique collaboration with the world-acclaimed folk bard of the depression that pulled Woody to the top.

Jeff White Celebrates Release of "Right Beside You"

Right Beside YouSinger/songwriter, producer and flat-picker extraordinaire, Jeff White, celebrates yesterday's release of Right Beside You on WSM radio’s Coffee Country & Cody morning show, which is also broadcast on The Heartland Network. A true “musician’s musician,” White’s flatpicking, singing and songwriting chops are unmatched, and his tremendous skills are respected by both his bluegrass and country contemporaries.

Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice to Release New Album May 27

Poor Boy's PleasurePoor Boy's Pleasure, the brand new album from Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice on Mountain Fever Records, will be officially released May 27, 2016 at the Chantilly Farm Bluegrass & BBQ Festival in Floyd County, Virginia!

The Earls of Leicester Unveil "Rattle & Roar," Due July 15

Rattle & RoarNashville, TN - The Earls of Leicester, the award-winning, acclaimed sextet that comprises some of the finest musicians in bluegrass, will release their second album, Rattle & Roar, July 15 on Rounder Records. Rattle & Roar is the follow-up to the Earls' eponymous debut, which inspired tremendous critical accolades, and earned a Grammy award for Best Bluegrass Album. The band also went on to win six International Bluegrass Music Association awards, including the coveted Album of the Year and Entertainer of the Year honors.

Special Consensus Celebrates 40 Years with “Long I Ride”

Long I RideNashville, TN -- Long I Ride celebrates Special Consensus’ 40th anniversary as a band with an engaging set of songs and guest collaborations that’s certain to garner more acclaim. The title track, written by former band member Robbie Fulks, showcases each of the three vocalists in the group including newcomer/mandolinist Nick Dumas.

Deer Creek Boys' Release “What Goes Up”

What Goes UpWillis, VA -- Mountain Fever Records is pleased to announce the debut release from the newly signed Deer Creek Boys has been released to both radio and consumers. What Goes Up features 12 tracks of stellar music ranging from contemporary originals to traditional classics.

Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers, “Sacred Memories”, Released

Sacred MemoriesCharlottesville, VA -- Rebel Records is pleased to announce the release of Sacred Memories (REB-1863), the second all-gospel album from Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers. The group’s first Christian-themed project since 2011’s Hymns From The Hills, this dynamic recording features a wonderful selection of hand-picked songs brought to life with some very special guests.

Town Mountain Offers Fans a FREE Download of “Wildbird”

Southern CrescentAsheville, NC -- Town Mountain’s Southern Crescent Debuts at #4 on the Billboard Bluegrass Chart! To Celebrate, They Are Offering Fans a FREE Download of “Wildbird” which is available here and on iTunes.

The Spinney Brothers “Living The Dream” Available April 29th

Living The DreamThe Spinney Brothers are beyond excited to announce their brand new album on Mountain Fever Records, Living The Dream, will be available everywhere April 29th!

Swift Creek has Released “Magnolia”

MagnoliaNashville, TN -- Central North Carolina’s Swift Creek has released Magnolia, a collection of original Bluegrass and Americana music, on April 8th. The album consists of truly original tunes penned primarily by band member, Kevin Brown. The album was produced and recorded at the Rubber Room in Chapel Hill, NC by acclaimed producer and musician, Jerry Brown.

Rounder Signs Lonely Heartstring Band - “Deep Waters” due June 3rd

Deep WatersNashville, TN – Acclaimed Boston-based bluegrass quintet The Lonely Heartstring Band is set to release their debut album Deep Waters June 3 on Rounder Records. Four of the five band members of The Lonely Heartstring Band met while students at Boston’s Berklee College of Music. They are the winners of the 2015 International Bluegrass Music Association’s Momentum Award, and feature Charles Clements (bass & vocals), George Clements (guitar & lead vocals), Gabe Hirshfeld (banjo), Patrick M’Gonigle (fiddle, vocals), and Matt Witler (mandolin).

Kristy Cox Premieres New Album at Station Inn

Kristy Cox and Jerry SalleyNashville, TN -- Mountain Home Music Company played host to media, friends and fans of multi-award-winning artist Kristy Cox for a celebration of the release of Part of Me. The event was held at Nashville’s Station Inn. Accompanying Kristy and a stellar band on stage was Jerry Salley, who produced and contributed his top-notch songwriting skills to the album.

Gospel Plowboys Sign with Mountain Fever, Album Due June 10

Gospel PlowboysWillis, VA -- Mountain Fever Records is proud to announce they have signed the all-gospel group, the Gospel Plowboys. The band's debut album for the label, Welcome Home, will be released June 10th. The Gospel Plowboys, based in Salisbury, NC, combines the talents of David Murph (mandolin), John Goodson (banjo), Michael Jenkins (guitar), David Brown (guitar, bass), Andrew Brown (bass, dobro) and Kris Miller (guitar).

Swift Creek to Release “Magnolia” this Friday

MagnoliaNashville, TN -- Carolina band, Swift Creek is set to release Magnolia, a collection of original Bluegrass and Americana music, on April 8th. The album consists of truly original tunes penned primarily by band member, Kevin Brown. The album was produced and recorded at the Rubber Room in Chapel Hill, NC by acclaimed producer and musician, Jerry Brown.

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