Tag: Nu-Blu

Jesus and Jones video from Nu-Blu

| August 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nu-Blu debuted their latest music video earlier today on CBS Sunday Morning, Jesus and Jones (written by Cheri Hefner and Rick Tiger), featuring R&B legend Sam Moore sharing vocal chores with Carolyn Routh.  


Sam Moore on George Jones

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Getting to meet your heroes can be a mixed bag. If you’re lucky enough to do so, there is always the risk that they won’t live up to your expectations, or even be rude when you approach. Of course, there is also the chance of […]


Sam Moore and Nu-Blu

| July 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Readers of a certain age – those who followed pop music in the 1960s – will remember R&B singing sensations, Sam & Dave. They enjoyed chart success with a number of hit songs like Soul Man, I Thank You, Hold On, I’m Comin’, and When […]


On This Day #26 – Carolyn Routh

| February 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

On This Day ….  On February 27, 1967, Carolyn Routh, lead vocalist and bass player for Nu-Blu, was born in Siler City, North Carolina.  Ms Routh has loved music for as long as she can remember. She started singing at church and was always involved […]


Trains I Didn’t Take video from Nu-Blu

| February 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nu-Blu has a new music video released today. It’s for Trains I Didn’t Take from their current CD, Ten. The song was written by Jerry Vandiver and Julie Burton, and tells a story that will be familiar to a lot of people, that of looking […]


Nu Blu talks about ten years on the road

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nu-Blu has released the first of a planned four videos, celebrating their tenth year touring the US playing bluegrass music. Three will be music videos from their current album, Ten, and this first is a conversation with the band about their past, their present and […]


Ten from Nu-Blu

| October 8, 2013 | 1 Comment

Bands often mark milestone anniversaries with new collections of their music – greatest hits albums, or in the case of the Lonesome River Band this past year, fresh recordings of their greatest hits. Nu-Blu, which is celebrating ten years as a band in 2013, has […]


Big summer in the works for Nu-Blu

| June 24, 2013 | 1 Comment

Things are shaping up for North Carolina grassers Nu-Blu to have a mighty big summer in 2013. Their next album, Ten, is slated for release until July 16 on Rural Rhythm, but they have made it available for digital download now from iTunes and other popular […]


Nail By Nail – Nu-Blu

| February 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

When most bluegrass fans think of husband and wife teams, the names Kenny and Amanda Smith or Darin and Brooke Aldridge spring to mind. However, another couple is quickly making a name for themselves in the bluegrass world, as leaders of the band Nu-Blu. Daniel […]


Bluegrass Weather Report for January 18, 2013

| January 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Today’s Bluegrass Weather Report runs from sunny California all the way down to the Bahamas, which beats the heck out of the cold, snowy weather we have here in the Blue Ridge. In fact, our Special Bluegrass Correspondent was snowed in, stuck in a hotel […]