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
Nashville, TN (October 14, 2014) - THE ROYS will debut on Young Country's upcoming season premiere for BLUE HIGHWAYS TV NETWORK beginning Thursday, October 16 at 7:30 and 10:30 p.m. ET, with repeats October 18 and 19 at 3:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. ET, respectively. The networkbroadcasts in select areas via AT+T U-verse, Charter Communications, DIRECT TV and Dish Network. Fans can click here for full channel listings.
This is the duo's second television appearance this month; last week they were featured guests on ZUUS Country's "On The Rise" series, "Live From The Couch." Their current CD, THE VIEW, debuted at #2 on the Billboard Top 10 Bluegrass Albums Chart and sits at #12 on the Roots Music Report. Deep Roots recently featured THE VIEW as their Album of the Week, and Folk Acoustic Music Exchange observes, "In just a few short years ... they've made an indelible mark in the Bluegrass/Country/Folk world and with THE VIEW,(they) are demonstrating exactly why that's so."
Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 October 2014 17:36