Tag: Nu-Blu

Nu-Blu living the dream

| April 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

It just was last year that Nu-Blu’s song That’s What Makes The Bluegrass Blue was the most played song on SiriusXm’s Bluegrass Junction. While it may appear that are a ‘Nu’ band, they are not a new band at all. Daniel and Carolyn Routh formed Nu-Blu […]


Cold rain comes to Lake Havasu

| March 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

This report on the 14th annual Bluegrass On The Beach festival in Lake Havasu, AZ is a contribution from David VanGelder. While the blizzards and cold from back East may have risen to more spring-like temperatures, there was still no comparison to the mid-eighties breezes and […]


Clint White to Nu-Blu

| December 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Clint White has announced that he is leaving The Roys, where he has played fiddle with the band this past five years. He is moving to North Carolina to work with Nu-Blu. Lee Roy spoke for both he and sister Elaine in a statement about Clint moving […]


Milom Williams II to Nu-Blu

| June 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nu-Blu has announced Milom Williams II as their new mandolinist. He’s a red-headed, 24-year-old southpaw from South Carolina who is a capable multi-instrumentalist, singer, and songwriter. He takes the spot recently vacated by Austin Koerner . Milom has worked previously in bluegrass with The Watkins Family and Kevin […]


Nu-Blu track by track for All The Way

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rural Rhythm Records has released a detailed, track-by-track video for their new album with Nu-Blu, All The Way. Each of the four members appear on screen to share details about the songs included on the CD, along with audio from the tunes.   All The […]


Louisa Branscomb and Nu-Blu songwriter workshops

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

As popular music keeps getting bigger, brighter, louder and more bombastic, we see more and more people drop off the other end. Looking for an expression of something genuine – something that can touch them using words and music, without laser lights, exploding stage props, or frequent costume […]


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 […]