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Rural Rhythm Christian To New Day For The CBA Market

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Rural Rhythm Christian Nashville, TN (April 30, 2013) Rural Rhythm Records has entered into an exclusive distribution deal with New Day Distribution for exclusive distribution to the CBA market. As of May 1st New Day Distribution will have exclusive distribution rights to the Christian market of physical CD’s for both the Rural Rhythm Records and Rural Rhythm Christian lines. eOne Distribution will maintain their exclusive distribution for both physical CD’s and digital distribution to the Mainstream market.

Created in 1955, Rural Rhythm is currently one of the top labels in the Bluegrass community with recent album releases by such popular contemporary artists as Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out, The Lonesome River Band, Marty Raybon, The Roys, Audie Blaylock & Redline and Legends including Mac Wiseman, Reno & Smiley, Hylo Brown, J.E. Mainer and more.

In 2010 Rural Rhythm started Rural Rhythm Christian to create a brand of quality Christian Country & Bluegrass music. Rural Rhythm Christian’s releases contain powerful songs with strong messages about “Faith, Inspiration and Family” performed by today’s top Artists from America’s Heartland. Rural Rhythm Christian has released titles by Marty Raybon, Larry Sparks, Michael Martin Murphey, Rodney Dillard, Lou Reid & Carolina, The Marksmen Quartet, Mike Scott, Cody Shuler & Pine Mountain Railroad and the special event CD/DVD Christmas the Mountain Way. Since its inception in 2010 many Rural Rhythm Christian releases have gone on to receive DOVE, PowerSource and CGM Christian Voice awards and nominations.

“We are very excited to have New Day Distribution representing Rural Rhythm Records and Rural Rhythm Christian to the Christian market. They have been a major force in the Christian market for many years and I really feel that Michael Turner and his team are a perfect match to help us bring our Artists music to the Christian market.”, said Sam Passamano, II - President Rural Rhythm Records & Rural Rhythm Christian.

Two new upcoming releases on Rural Rhythm Christian include an exciting gospel album project by top Bluegrass vocalist Steve Gulley, which will include special guests, Doyle Lawson, Ricky Skaggs, Dale Ann Bradley (his touring and singing partner), Joe Mullins, Kenny & Amanda Smith and more. In addition, there is the much anticipated new album by the talented, gifted and popular mountain community group Locust Ridge.

"I am so very proud of my Locust Ridge neighbors. They are so talented and such wonderful people. I am very excited about their project "Healed"...", commented Country Legend Dolly Parton. "HEALED," will be getting lots of airplay on Front Porch Fellowship!”, stated Les Butler, Publisher Singing News Magazine, Solid Gospel and Front Porch Fellowship: Radio Host.

CBA retailers can get more information about Rural Rhythm and Rural Rhythm Christian releases by contacting their New Day Distribution representative or by going to

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