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The Roys Performed at Mitt Romney Victory Ralley in Painesville, OH

The RoysNashville, TN -- Mitt Romney extended an invitation to award-winning Bluegrass/Roots duo The Roys to perform during his Victory Rally in Painesville, Ohio last Friday. The award winning bluegrass music duo said that they were "Thrilled." The duo's last political performance was for President George W. Bush at Andrews Air Force Base on the day he left office.

A New Day Dawning for The Roys on August 28, 2012

New Day DawningNashville, TN -- Rural Rhythm Records is proud to announce the upcoming new album, New Day Dawning by the award-winning brother/sister duo, The Roys. This exciting new project is set for release August 28, 2012 and features the infectious first single "Still Standing" now out to radio and available at "I gotta believe that 'Still Standing' is theee breakout hit for The Roys! The melody and chorus just stick to ya," said Joe Limardi, 650 AM WSM. Fans can reserve their autographed copy of New Day Dawning now at a discounted price at

The Roys Host An Intimate Hour Of Music And Talk On 650 AM WSM Today

The RoysNashville, TN -- Award-winning Bluegrass brother/sister duo The Roys host 650 AM WSM Radio's Guest Artist Series today from 2 - 3 p.m. The show, unique to radio, gives the guest artists a chance to play some of their own hits, along with some of their all-time favorite tracks by other entertainers. Listeners will hear "stories behind the songs" and what makes certain records meaningful to the hosts. With their current single, "Trailblazer," moving to the #4 spot on June's Power Source Bluegrass Top 35 Chart, it is obvious that Lee and Elaine know a good song when they hear one. Listeners can expect a broad range of genres and an eclectic mix of artists from these "temporary" deejays.

'Trailblazer' Music Video and Radio Single Released by The Roys Today

The RoysNashville, TN -- Rural Rhythm Records is proud to announce the new music video and radio single release of "Trailblazer" by bluegrass duo, The Roys. The song is currently on the Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Chart and appears on their album, Lonesome Whistle which debuted at #7 on the Billboard Bluegrass Album Chart. Bob Cherry of Cybergrass says, "The Roys are simply amazing!! They seem to be doing everything the right way and completely. This latest video reflects that philosophy."

The Roys and Vietti Foods Extend 'Vietti Vinyl' Campaign To 'Family Style Beef Stew'

The Roys, Philip M. Connelly Nashville, TN -- The award-winning brother/sister bluegrass music duo, The Roys, will join Vietti Foods to extend the Vietti Vinyl campaign, with the duo's image appearing on 500,000 cans of the brand's Family Style Beef Stew in Family Dollar stores in 25 states throughout 2012. The Roys are the first artists to grace the Beef Stew can labels; Vietti Chili line participants include: Chris Young, Bo Bice, The Isaacs, John Corbett and Riders In The Sky. The Vietti Vinyl initiative gives voice to musicians, and gives consumers a chance to spice up their music collection, sample new sounds and videos.

The Roys Sign Deal for New Music-Driven Television Variety Show

The RoysBluegrass music dynamos, The Roys, have signed a production deal with ValCom Studios for a new, weekly music-driven variety show. Lee and Elaine Roy will appear and perform on the 30-minute show titled, Roots And Music With The Roys, with the inaugural 13 episodes to be taped in Nashville early next year. The show has already been picked up by over 120 stations nationwide, landing The Roys a potential 40 million cable and broadcast household viewers. Vince Vellardita, CEO-President of ValCom Studios says, "Elaine and Lee are incredibly talented. There are no shows on the air like this one, and it's the perfect vehicle to expand The Roys' career."

The Roys Taking Their Bluegrass to Larger Audiences

The RoysRural Rhythm recording artist, The Roys, are on tour promoting their hot new bluegrass album, Lonesome Whistle including their stellar performance this past weekend at the Country Thunder festival in Wisconsin. This coming weekend, The Roys head to the Blue Moon Mountain Bluegrass Festival in Prestonsburg, Kentucky where they will join fellow Rural Rhythm label mates: Blue Moon Rising, Cumberland River, Carolina Road, and Josh Slone & CoalTown for what is surely to be an exciting event.

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