Nashville, Tenn. (December 19, 2014) - Award-winning brother/sister duo The Roys' latest release, Bluegrass Kinda Christmas, was named one of Rolling Stone's 10 Best Country Christmas Albums of 2014. The album was released in November and has been met with high critical acclaim. The Roys are in very good company, with other acts including Darius Rucker, Sara Evans, LeAnn Rimes, the Nashville Cast and more. You can check out the full list HERE.
"I was pleasantly surprised to see that our Christmas album made Rolling Stone's 10 Best Christmas Albums of 2014. This is a BIG deal and such an honor" said an excited Elaine Roy. "Each song is very special to us because they hold warm memories of our Christmases and I am beyond touched that our album has made this list with so many other incredible artists. God is good!"
Last Updated on Friday, 19 December 2014 21:00
The popular Bluegrassers were previously honored with the following ICM Awards: 2013, 2012 & 2011 Bluegrass Artist of the Year; 2012 #1 Inspirational Country Single ("I Wonder What God's Thinking"), and the 2010 & 2009 Duo of the Year.
Last Updated on Friday, 14 November 2014 23:04
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (November 10, 2014) – THE ROYS bring the holidays home with their newest CD, BLUEGRASS KINDA CHRISTMAS (Rural Rhythm Records), available now to radio programmers via AirPlay Direct, and to fans by pre-order at Walmart, Amazon and iTunes. The disc will be in stores November 18. THE ROYS’ much-heralded sibling harmonies, spot-on lead vocals and agile musicianship shine a light on Christmas songs both new and old, creating a festive holiday ambiance that’s apropos for any seasonal celebration.
Recorded during a hot Tennessee summer, BLUEGRASS KINDA CHRISTMAS features Elaine Roy (Guitar), Lee Roy (Mandolin, Mandocello, Mandola), Clint White (Fiddle), Daniel Patrick (Banjo, Dobro), Erik Alvar (Bass), and Josh Swift (Dobro*), and was recorded at THE ROYS’ own studio in Hendersonville.
Last Updated on Monday, 10 November 2014 17:51