THREE-PEAT For THE ROYS: Duo Wins Third Consecutive Inspirational Country Music's Bluegrass Artist of the Year Award
"Speechless," is how Elaine Roy describes her feelings upon the announcement. "It's hard to put into words just how much this means to us," adds her brother Lee. "We are humbled once again." THE ROYS were previously honored with the following ICM Awards: 2012 No. 1 Inspirational Country Single ("I Wonder What God's Thinking"), 2012 & 2011 Bluegrass Artist of the Year and the 2010 & 2009 Duo of the Year.
Last Updated on Friday, 25 October 2013 16:47
"It's their best album yet." - Kyle Cantrell, Sirius XM Bluegrass Junction
Nashville, TN (October 17, 2013) -- THE ROYS' GYPSY RUNAWAY TRAIN reigns, taking the #1 spot on Sirius XM Bluegrass Junction's Most-Played Albums list for October. GRT is the third Rural Rhythm Records' project for the duo to land in the Top 5 on BILLBOARD's Bluegrass Album Chart. The "Gypsy Runaway Train" single moves to #25 on this month's BLUEGRASS UNLIMITED National Bluegrass Survey Top 30 Song Chart, and the video is featured on ZUUS Country's Americana Currents show. THE ROYS' GRT CD has generated another "hot and active" track: "Those Memories Of You" (#5, Sirius XM Radio Bluegrass Junction's Most-Played Tracks).
Last Updated on Thursday, 17 October 2013 21:31
Busy Bluegrassers THE ROYS Host Midnite Jamboree September 14; Talk Tracks On SiriusXM Beginning September 18
Nashville, TN (September 9, 2013) - Busy Bluegrassers THE ROYS return to host the Ernest Tubb Midnite Jamboree, one of the longest-running radio shows in the U.S., on September 14. They will bring along Country newcomers Branch & Dean ("The Dash") as their special guests. Fans can listen to the world-famous show live online at 650AMwsm.com.
Beginning at 11 a.m. ET on Wednesday, September 18, audiences can hear the duo talk tracks on SiriusXM / Bluegrass Junction's Track-By-Track program. Hosted by Kyle Cantrell, the feature shines the spotlight on the duo's current CD GYPSY RUNAWAY TRAIN (Rural Rhythm Records) and repeats (all times Eastern) Thursday at 9 p.m., Saturday at 8 a.m. and Sunday at 11 a.m.
Last Updated on Monday, 09 September 2013 15:38