Tag: The Roys

The Roys hunting a banjo player

| September 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 […]


Gettysburg August 2014

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

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.


The Roys sign with Buddy Lee

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 […]


Photos from Tallgrass 2014

| June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 […]


No More Lonely from The Roys

| June 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

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 […]


The Roys win Bluegrass ICM award

| October 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

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 […]


Gypsy Runaway Train – The Roys

| July 12, 2013 | 2 Comments

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 […]


Joey Jones to The Roys

| June 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Roys have welcomed Joey Jones into the band playing bass. Jones had worked this past few years with Cumberland River, but left recently to focus on his newly-formed booking and management agency, Rock House Entertainment. He tells us that Rock House will continue in […]


Gypsy Runaway Train video from The Roys

| June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Rural Rhythm has released a music video for the title track of their new album from The Roys, Gypsy Runaway Train. It’s a song written by Lee Roy and Morry Trent, and the video opens with a brief clip featuring our pal Katy Daley, on […]


Gypsy Runaway Train from The Roys

| June 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Brother and sister duo, The Roys launch their new CD, which hits today, with an album release party at the Silver Dollar Saloon in Nashville on June 6th.  The much anticipated third project, Gypsy Runaway Train, features seven standards and six newly composed songs Recorded following […]