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LONESOME RIVER BAND’s landmark 30th Anniversary celebration culminates next week with numerous Nashville appearances. Fans will be thrilled to hear and see the band live on WSM Radio, SiriusXM Radio, Anniversary Evening concert and at the International Bluegrass Music Association’s (IBMA) World of BluegrassBusiness Conference, Awards Show and FanFest.
On Wednesday, September 26 at 9:00 am, the band will appear on WSM Radio’s Coffee, Country & Cody radio show where they will talk about this year’s CHRONOLOGY VOLUMES ONE thru THREE album series on Rural Rhythm Records.
At 11:20 am on September 26, the band heads over to the SiriusXM Radio studio where they will perform a special SiriusXM Bluegrass Junction Live From IBMA concert at 11:20 am. The event takes place in the SiriusXM Theater located at 509 Broadway from 11:00 am – 12:00 noon. It also includes performances by label mates The Roys at 11:00 am and Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out at 11:40 am.
At 1:00 pm on September 26, LONESOME RIVER BAND will appear in the Exhibit Hall at the Nashville Convention Center during the IBMA Business Conference. Fans can locate the band at the Moonstruck Management Booth #418.
Later that evening on September 26, LONESOME RIVER BAND will perform at the ANNIVESARY EVENING concert celebrating Lonesome River Band’s 30th Anniversary and Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out’s 20th Anniversary. The concert is sponsored by Moonstruck Management and will take place at Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Nashville located at 322 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37201 at 9:30 pm. There will be numerous surprises and announcements! by both bands during this special event – one of which is revealing the results of the recent Fan Choice Poll where fans chose the songs that appear on VOLUME THREE scheduled for release October 16, 2012 on Rural Rhythm Records.
LONESOME RIVER BAND received a Nomination for the 2012 IBMA INSTRUMENTAL RECORDED PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR for their song “Angeline The Baker” from CHRONOLOGY, VOLUME ONE album on Rural Rhythm Records. Four-time IBMA Banjo Player of the Year Award Winner, SAMMY SHELOR is again nominated in that category. Shelor is scheduled to be a Presenter and Performer during the IBMA Awards Show to be held at the Ryman Auditorium, Thursday, September 27.
LONESOME RIVER BAND includes the talents SAMMY SHELOR (Banjo, Harmony Vocals); BRANDON RICKMAN (Guitar, Lead & Harmony Vocals); MIKE HARTGROVE (Fiddle); BARRY REED (Bass, Harmony Vocals); and RANDY JONES (Mandolin, Lead & Harmony Vocals). For more information on the Lonesome River Band including upcoming tour dates, please visit LonesomeRiverBand.com or check them out on Facebook and Twitter.
Rural Rhythm press release:
Lonesome River Band Set To Thrill Fans with Three Nashville Performances This Week
Award-Winning Group Continues Celebration of CHRONOLOGY Album Series Commemorating 30th Anniversary
Nashville, TN (August 13, 2012) The award-winning LONESOME RIVER BAND fresh off a Hollywood, CA performance this past weekend, will head back to Nashville today for three Nashville concerts this week. The group will no doubt thrill fans with performances at MUSIC CITY ROOTS Live from the Loveless Cafe, SiriusXM Bluegrass Junction STUDIO SPECIAL taping, and WSM Radio’s STATION INN SESSIONS.
Following the International Bluegrass Music Association’s Press Conference this Wednesday at the Loveless Cafe where the organization will announce the final nominees for the 2012 IBMA Awards, the LONESOME RIVER BAND will perform at venue for the popular MUSIC CITY ROOTS. The concert kicks off at 7:00 pm and also includes performances by Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, The Isaacs and Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice. Tickets are $10, $5 ages 6-18, $5 for students 19 and older that show a valid student ID, and free for children five and under. Tickets can be purchased online or at the door. The Loveless Café is located at 8400 Highway 100 in Nashville, TN.
Fans are invited to attend a SiriusXM Bluegrass Junction STUDIO SPECIAL taping on Thursday, August 16 at 12:00 noon. This special concert event by LONESOME RIVER BAND will take place in the theater at SiriusXM located at 509 Broadway, Nashville, TN.
Also on Thursday, August 16, LONESOME RIVER BAND will be featured on WSM Radio’s Station Inn Sessions. The show will kick off at 5:00 pm when DJ, Mike Terry will interview the band followed by a concert that will air on WSM Radio and stream live at WSMonline.com. The event is free and fans are invited to be part of this live audience for the interview and live concert. The Station Inn is located at 402 12th Avenue, Nashville, TN.
Rural Rhythm Records has released Volumes One and Two of the band’s CHRONOLOGY album series. Volume Three is scheduled for release on September 25, 2012. Moonstruck Management will present an ANNIVERSARY EVENING concert celebrating Lonesome River Band 30th Anniversary along with label-mate Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out 20th Anniversary on September 26, 2012 at 9:30 pm at Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Nashville located at 322 Broadway, Nashville, TN 37201. Only a few seats remain for this event. Tickets are $15 (seated) and $10 (standing) and can be purchased at MoonstruckManagement.com, LonesomeRiverBand.com and IIIrdTymeOut.com.
LONESOME RIVER BAND includes the talents of BRANDON RICKMAN (Lead/Harmony Vocals, Guitar); MIKE HARGROVE (fiddle); BARRY REED (Upright Bass and Harmony Vocals); RANDY JONES (Lead/Harmony Vocals, Mandolin), and led by Virginia Country Music Hall of Famer and multi-award winning IBMA Banjo Player of the Year winner, SAMMY SHELOR. Last November, Shelor earned yet another honor winning The Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo and Bluegrass.
After this week’s busy Nashville appearances, LONESOME RIVER BAND will head back to California performing August 18-19 at the Summergrass Festival in San Diego before heading to Canada at the end of the month.