Nashville, TN (October 22, 2012) Rural Rhythm Records proudly announced the November 13, 2012 CD/DVD release of CHRISTMAS THE MOUNTAIN WAY. This live performance musical show, hosted by Mike Scott, was filmed earlier this year at the Bell Theater in Pineville, Kentucky showcasing Christmas and its traditions in the Appalachian Mountains. This special CD/DVD features performances by: 2012 IBMA Female Vocalist of the Year, Dale Ann Bradley; Steve Gulley; Grammy winning artist, Marty Raybon; 2012 IBMA Male Vocalist of the Year Nominee, Audie Blaylock; Cumberland River, Common Strings, Students of the Cumberland River Academy, Mike Scott, Brenda Scott, Brad Gulley, Debbie Gulley, Don Gulley and more.
This 15 song CD plus the 60+ minute DVD with extra features including bonus performances, artist’s interviews and photo gallery will be available for purchase at Amazon, iTunes, Rural Rhythm Records, and our website.
CHRISTMAS THE MOUNTAIN WAY will air on the national cable network BlueHighways TV in November and December 2012. “BlueHighways TV is proud to be able to offer this star filled Christmas music special from this picturesque location, the Bell Theater in Pineville, KY”, says Stan Hitchcock, Chairman and CEO of the nationally distributed cable network. “This will be a wonderful gift for our viewers who love bluegrass and mountain music. We thank Rural Rhythm Records and their artists for making it available to us.”
ALL ON TUESDAY September 25th!!!
Hey guys! Audie Blaylock and Redline will be appearing on WSM Radio 650AM for a LIVE performance at 9:15 AM on Tuesday, September 25th (during IBMA week)!! So tune in your Radio or listen on WSM’s website: http://www.wsmonline.com/watch-listen/!!
“Rural Rhythm Records is very proud to announce the premiere of BLUEGRASS COMES TO THE VALLEY on RFD-TV as part of Reno’s Old Time Music. Ronnie takes a trip up to the Valley with some great music and history of Renfro Valley, Kentucky. This two part show includes performances by: Audie Blaylock & Redline, Marty Raybon, Carrie Hassler, Rodney Dillard & The Dillard Band, and the Darrell Webb Band.
Part I premieres this weekend, Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 6:00 pm Central / 7:00 pm Eastern. Part II premieres Saturday, September 22 at 6:00 pm Central / 7:00 pm. For more information including times in your area, please visit RFD-TV’sProgram Schedule.
BLUEGRASS COMES TO THE VALLEY was produced by Lost Echoes Productions, LLC. The event was supported by the Mt. Vernon-RockCastle County Tourist Commission and the City of Mt. Vernon.
For more information on Reno’s Old Time Music Festival and RFD-TV, please visit RFD.com.”
2012 International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) Male Vocalist of the Year Nominee, AUDIE BLAYLOCKis featured on the cover of September’s Bluegrass Music Profiles Magazine (BMP). The magazine includes an in-depth interview with Blaylock, a AUDIE BLAYLOCK & REDLINE centerfold poster, and a review of the band’s new album HARD COUNTRY that tops the publication’s Top 10 CD Chart at #1 for September.
HARD COUNTRY, produced by AUDIE BLAYLOCK, is receiving significant airplay with numerous tracks from the album appearing on the bluegrass radio charts. “A Real Good Way To Lose,” written by Josh Shilling and Jon Weisberger, appears at #15 on the BMP Top 30 Hot Singles chart for September. The song climbs five spots on September’s Bluegrass Unlimited Magazine (BU) Top 30 Song Chart with HARD COUNTRY debuting at #13 on the BU Top 15 Albums Chart. Three songs, “A Natural Thing,” “Philadelphia Lawyer,” and “The Chair” have appeared on the Bluegrass Today Top 20 Airplay chart with “A Natural Thing” hitting #1 earlier this month.
In a recent review of HARD COUNTRY, LONESOME HIGHWAY stated, “If I were to select one album from this years bluegrass output to introduce a non-believer to the joys of bluegrass then this would have to be it, from it’s very well designed cover art to all ten memorable and well balanced bluegrass to my taste tracks.”
HARD COUNTRY includes the talents of: Audie Blaylock, Jesse Brock, Patrick McAvinue, Russ Carson, and Jason Moore. For more information on the band including their other albums:
BILL MONROE titled I’M GOING BACK TO OLD KENTUCKY (A Bill Monroe Celebration); AUDIE BLAYLOCK & REDLINE, CRYIN HEART BLUES and two live album projects, LIVE AT BEAN BLOSSOM (Various Artists) and THE ALL-STAR JAM – LIVE AT GRAVES MOUNTAIN(Various Artists), please visit www.AudieBlaylock.com.
UPCOMING TV APPEARANCES:
AUDIE BLAYLOCK & REDLINE can be seen on the upcoming Lost Echoes Production TV special BLUEGRASS COMES TO THE VALLEY Part 1 (airing September 10 – 16) and Part 2(airing September 17 – 23). This exciting new show debuts on Reno’s Old Time Music Festival” on RFD-TV and is hosted by Ronnie Reno. The event was supported by the Mt. Vernon-RockCastle County Tourist Commission and the City of Mt. Vernon.
Audie Blaylock can also be seen on another upcoming TV special – “Christmas: The Mountain Way” – a live performance musical show showcasing Christmas and its traditions in the Appalachian Mountains. The program, was filmed for broadcast on national cable network BlueHighways TV, and shot at the historic Bell Theater in Pineville, KY. This live concert event also includes: Marty Raybon, Dale Ann Bradley, Steve Gulley, Cumberland River, Common Strings and more.
We are VERY proud to announce that Audie Blaylock and Jesse Brock are nominated for Male Vocalist and Mandolin Player of the Year!!! Thank you to all of our fans for your votes and continued support! LET’S TAKE ‘EM HOME GUYS! Now, we need to keep the momentum. As soon as your ballot comes in the mail, grab your quill and show them how much you love them
by marking down Audie Blaylock for Male Vocalist and Jesse Brock for Mandolin Player of the Year. Those boys work hard to produce that Hard-Driving music you love!
The great news just keeps COMING! Our brand-spankin’ new CD, Hard Country, has made it to #1 on Bluegrass Music Profiles Chart for the month of August!
BUT WAIT!!!!!! THERE’S MORE!!! the hit single, “A Natural Thing” has gone to #1 on Bluegrass Today for this past week, along with “Philadelphia Lawyer” at #13! Thank you for calling in and requesting our music to your local radio station! As long as you all are still listening, we’ll keep cranking out more of that Electrifying Bluegrass music here at Audie Blaylock and Redline!
The brand-new, highly anticipated album Hard Country is NOW AVAILABLE at the store! Just click on *add to cart* or on the cover to be redirected to the store!
As the recognized leader in tires and wheels for collector vehicles of all shapes and sizes, Coker Tire Company is a well-known company in the automotive aftermarket world. Coker Tire has been involved with the Hot Rod Power Tour in previous years, and even held a huge Cruise Night event at their world headquarters back in 2010. For this year’s Power Tour, Coker Tire is on board yet again, but will be sponsoring a Cruise Night in Muskegon, Michigan for June 3rd, 2012.
The event will surely be a big hit with Power Tour participants, as well as local car enthusiasts who are joining in on the fun. After the day’s activities, Coker Tire will keep the party going after hours and provide live entertainment from Audie Blaylock and Redline, a premier bluegrass band. These guys are gear heads at heart, and they play incredible music, with a great Southern style that is sure to make the Michigan crowd take notice!
You don’t want to miss the Coker Tire Cruise Night during the 2012 Hot Rod Power Tour, so make sure to mark your calendar for June 3rd, when the Power Tour rolls into Muskegon, Michigan for the day. If you’d like more information on Coker Tire Company, call toll free at 1-800-251-6336 or check out the website at www.cokertire.com.
“Cry, Cry Darlin’” from Audie Blaylock and Redline’s latest release, I’m Going Back to Old Kentucky, took the #1 spot on Bluegrass Today’s Weekly Airplay Chart! The Weekly Top 20 Airplay Chart posted December 9th on the Bluegrass Today site reflects actual airplay (using spin counts as a measurement), through the current period. Congrats guys and good work! If you haven’t heard the cut or the record, make sure to pick one up here! See you folks soon!
While on our way to McKinney, Texas we took a detour through Detroit to see the Tedeschi-Trucks Band perform at the Royal Oak Theatre. The music was absolutely AMAZING! If you have a chance to see them, TAKE IT! It was easily the best concert we’ve ever seen…