Tag: Lonesome River Band

Old Settlers Music Festival 2016

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Thanks to the organizers of the Old Settlers Music Festival in Austin, TX who shared these images of the various bluegrass artists who performed last weekend at the annual alternative music and entertainment event.

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Rock royalty at The Station Inn

| March 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
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When Aerosmith’s legendary lead singer Steve Tyler made it known that he was moving to Nashville to get involved in country music, there were a lot of doubters. “What does this rocker know about country music?” and “It’s just a publicity stunt,” were heard loud and […]

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Bridging The Tradition – Lonesome River Band

| March 18, 2016 | 0 Comments
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How do keep a band sounding fresh after nearly 35 years as a bluegrass institution? Strong new material certainly helps, as does bringing in some youth from time to time. That seems to be the formula Lonesome River Band is following, based on their strong new […]

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Palatka Bluegrass Festival – February 2016

| February 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The 12th February Palatka Bluegrass festival opened Thursday at the Rodeheaver Boys Ranch. Florida band Penny Creek opened the show. Greg Cahill brought Special Consensus to the stage. Special C is in its 41st year of touring and always brings top notch music to a show. Feller […]

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Thunder and Lightning video from LRB

| February 17, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Mountain Home Music has released a music video for the first single from Bridging The Tradition, their upcoming album with Lonesome River Band. The song is Thunder and Lightning, written by Adam Wright. Have a gander at the video, which catches the boys in the studio […]

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Sammy Shelor gets key to the City of Martinsville

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Sammy Shelor, banjoist extraordinaire and leader of the indomitable Lonesome River Band, was surprised last week when he was presented with the Key to the City of Martinsville, VA. Shelor was performing with some buddies of his at Mtn’ Jax Restaurant & Pub in Martinsville, […]

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Bridging The Tradition March 19 from LRB

| January 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Mountain Home Music has announced a March 19 release date for Bridging The Tradition, their upcoming album for Lonesome River Band. The title was chosen as a deliberate reference to the album that put LRB on the map back in 1991. Carrying The Tradition was […]

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Wednesday at World of Bluegrass 2015

| October 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Here’s a set of photos and a few videos from Wednesday at the 2015 World of Bluegrass from Tara Linhardt. Nessie Expedition on the Masters Stage… Lonesome River Band at the Momentum Awards… And The Church Sisters at the Momentum Awards.

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Friday at Land Fest 2015

| September 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
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The Springer Mountain Farms “Chicken Coop” was open at noon on Friday of the Dailey and Vincent Land Fest at the Denton Farm Park. The chef was handing out tasty samples. The day’s show started with the Church Sisters bringing their excellent music to the […]

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Coming Back Home To You from LRB

| August 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Mountain Home Music has released a compilation album for Lonesome River Band, containing 12 tracks from the band’s prior projects for the label, which are no longer available on CD. LRB’s Sammy Shelor chose the tracks for Coming Back Home To You along with the current […]

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