Nashville, TN -- Rural Rhythm Records is proud to announce the upcoming July 31, 2012 new album, Portrait of a Bluegrass Songwriter by Ray Edwards. All songs were written or co-written by Ray who is joined by some of the top musicians in Bluegrass music including: Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out, Marty Raybon, Lou Reid, Darrell Webb, Grasstowne, Jeanette Williams, Nu-Blu, and more.
The label recently released the first single “My Name Is Jimmy Martin (Do You Remember Me?)” that is now available on AirplayDirect.com.
Ray is a two-time World Champion Banjo Player. He has toured and recorded for over thirty years with the likes of Randy Travis, Tom T. Hall, Jeanie C. Riley, Ed Bruce, Lynn Anderson, Sammy Kershaw and many more. Ray’s songs have been recorded by George Jones, Tom T. Hall and others.
Portrait of a Bluegrass Songwriter is part of the new Sage Brush Music / Rural Rhythm Records Songwriters Album projects. is a sister division with Rural Rhythm Records and is working together to showcase the talents of top songwriters in our genre.
Tracks on Portrait of a Bluegrass Songwriter include:
The album will be available for purchase at RuralRhythm.com, iTunes, Amazon.com, County Sales, Ernest Tubb Records Shops, Elderly Instruments, and many more outlets.Old Streamboats And Trains – Grasstowne