Tag: The Roys

Bluegrass Kinda Christmas from The Roys

| November 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
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It looks like a big year for bluegrass Christmas music, with several artists releasing new project for the holidays. The latest to announce is The Roys, whose Bluegrass Kinda Christmas is set for a November 18 release on Rural Rhythm Records. It’s a set of […]

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It’s country… it’s bluegrass… it’s The Roys

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Call it what you want–bluegrass, country, or inspirational–it’s clear that The Roys are in a trajectory to be one of the top bands in the business. Lee and Elaine Roy talked about their roots, milestones and their current success just before an October 18 performance […]

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The View – The Roys

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
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On their last album, Gypsy Runaway Train, The Roys enlisted the help of two different bands. One half of the album featured seasoned bluegrass pros backing up the siblings on a set of originals, while the other included Lee and Elaine’s touring band picking some […]

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The Roys hunting a banjo player

| September 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Just as they celebrate the release of their latest album, The View, The Roys are on the hunt for a new banjo player. Daniel Patrick, who has spent the past year and a half on the road with the band, has told Lee and Elaine […]

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Gettysburg August 2014

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Frank Baker was on hand once again for the Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival this past weekend. We’ll share his images over the next few days.

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The Roys sign with Buddy Lee

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The Roys are expecting big things from their upcoming CD, The View, and are laying the groundwork to take advantage of any opportunities that may come their way. To introduce it to the bluegrass audience, they will perform the full album live on SiriusXM on […]

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Photos from Tallgrass 2014

| June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Even though last year’s festival was cancelled due to a weekend of inclement weather, the Tallgrass Music Festival came back stronger than ever with a lineup that included Nu-Blu, The Roys and Newton & Thomas. Those headliners were joined by local bands including Common Tyme […]

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No More Lonely from The Roys

| June 10, 2014 | 1 Comment
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The Roys are offering a taste of their next Rural Rhythm Project, The View, with a new single released today. It’s called No More Lonely, written by the band’s sibling namesakes, Lee and Elaine Roy, along with noted country writer Steve Dean. Like their previous […]

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The Roys win Bluegrass ICM award

| October 25, 2013 | 0 Comments
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At last night’s 19th annual Inspirational Country Music Awards in Nashville, The Roys were chosen as Inspirational Bluegrass Artist for 2013, an honor they have received for the past three years running. The brother/sister duet team play contemporary bluegrass with a country vibe that is consistently […]

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Gypsy Runaway Train – The Roys

| July 12, 2013 | 2 Comments
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With their past two releases, as well as their appearances on such TV shows as Country’s Family Reunion and Song of the Mountains, The Roys have become known for their light, often uplifting, country-style bluegrass. With their new album, Gypsy Runaway Train, they look to […]

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