Bluegrass singer songwriter Donna Ulisse and her band The Poor Mountain Boys spent the release date morning of Showin' My Roots in the WSM studios on the Coffee, Country and Cody show. The hour included some live performances of the songs off the album by Donna & The Poor Mountain Boys as well as interview segments between Bill Cody and Donna. Several tracks were also featured for the listeners. The photo to the left features Left to Right: Rick Stanley, Bill Baldock, WSM radio host Bill Cody, Donna Ulisse, Greg Davis with Jon Martin kneeling in front.
The CD is a tribute to many of Donna's musical heros so the show included a bounty of rich stories to share on why she chose the songs that are on this album which is a tribute to many of her musical heros.
The CD release week will wind down with the a special show and party featuring the songs from Showin' My Roots at the world famous Station Inn in Nashville, Tennessee on Tuesday night, October 22 at 9:00 p.m. Donna has a few special guests who are planning to join her on stage and she will also be giving out door prizes throughout the evening.
The CD has been in the Top 10 Hot New Amazon bluegrass releases all weekend and has maintained the #1 spot on Airplay Direct Bluegrass Folk Chart for the most downloads for radio airplay for all of the month of October.
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