Acoustic Blue has released the first single off of the upcoming CD "Bein' Country". This original features the vocals of Corey Zink with harmony by bluegrass artist Gena Britt. Fiddle is provided by Mike Hartgrove. The project was recorded at Mountain Fever Records and produced by award winning bluegrass banjo player and band leader, Sammy Shelor.
Acoustic Blue has been touring for over nine years, spreading their unique style of Bluegrass music to varied audiences. With one video and four CD releases, Acoustic Blue proudly announces their latest CD, "Bein'Country". The band describes themselves at "Contemporary bluegrass at its best. Bluegrass Music with class and timeless spirituality."
Bein' Country offers thirteen tracks recorded at Mountain Fever Studio, Willis, VA. The CD was produced by IBMA Banjo Player Of The Year, Sammy Shelor and include guests Gena Britt, Mike Hartgrove and Sammy Shelor. Acoustic Blue is based out of the Berkshire Mountains of Massachusetts.
Acoustic Blue has released the first single off of the upcoming CD Bein' Country. This original features the vocals of Corey Zink with harmony by Gena Britt. Fiddle is provided by Mike Hartgrove. The project was recorded at Mountain Fever Records and produced by Sammy Shelor.
Corey Zink, Lead singer for Acoustic Blue continues to win audiences over with his traditional country style of singing. His impeccable singing capability has been compared to singers like George Jones and Randy Travis. Corey conveys a unique style of mandolin playing, which portrays an old time sound that adds to the group’s diversity. As a song writer for the band, Corey has written several of the groups most requested songs.
Shaun Batho, who is known for his solid rhythm guitar playing, has been entertaining for over 26 years. He always brings a touch of class to the stage. As the heart beat of Acoustic Blue, his style, which compliments each song, has been compared to Carter Stanley and Del McCoury. Loving what he does, Shaun brings true passion to every performance.
The combined experience that Acoustic Blue portrays, illustrates a classy and dynamic performance. You can always expect a "show" and to hear some old favorites with a new twist.
Acoustic Blue invites a wide range of fans. Their goal, as a group, is to continue growing and winning the interests of many.