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Songwriter Irene Kelley Celebrating Christmas with Bonus Track

Irene Kelley with Charles EstinNashville based, American roots songwriter and performer is offering up a MP3 Christmas bonus with her new song, "Happy Birthday, Little Baby Jesus", a co-write with Lisa Aschmann. Just reply to this email! She's getting ready to release her first collection in 10 years of new material, Pennsylvania CoalNashville based, American roots songwriter and performer is offering up a MP3 Christmas bonus with her new song, "Happy Birthday, Little Baby Jesus", a co-write with Lisa Aschmann. Just reply to this email! She's getting ready to release her first collection in 10 years of new material, Pennsylvania Coal

Carter Family Fold Christmas Show Dec 21

Carter Family ChristmasHiltons, VA -- Saturday, December 21st, 2013, at 7:30 p.m. the Carter Family Fold in Hiltons, Virginia, will present a special Christmas program. In lieu of admission, please bring a donation of canned goods for the local food bank (suggested amount $8 per person). Those not bringing a canned goods donation are asked to make a donation of $8 for adults with all proceeds going to the Food Bank. Anyone under 12 will be admitted free of charge. Those attending are asked to bring finger foods, two-liter drinks, and cups, plates, or napkins. Christmas music will be performed as refreshments are served. Afterwards, we’ll have music by the Town Branch Bluegrass Band. Musicians donate their time for this special Christmas show. The Fold’s toy drive for needy children will also continue to the 21st. If you would like to contribute, please bring an unwrapped toy.

Help Cheer Up Tex Logan by Bringing Christmas to Him

Tex Logan with Bill MonroeLonesome Pine RFD Bluegrass DJ, Carol Beaugard, has been keeping us posted on Tex Logan. At this time of the year, he probably needs a bit of cheering up. Christmas Carol says, "Beloved legendary bluegrass fiddler Tex Logan who composed the classic 'Christmas Time's a Coming' is in a rehabilitation center. He will be coming home after Christmas. Let's give Tex the gift of love this holiday - will you write him a Christmas card? the address is noted in this message from his daughter Jody. Wouldn't it be great if he could receive 1,000 cards before Christmas?! Please share this and let's make this the most magical time of the year for one of our best."

Donna Ulisse Offers Fans her Christmas Concert via StageIt!

Donna UlisseDonna Ulisse and her band The Poor Mountain Boys played their final 2013 tour date of her Christmas show in Dalton, Georgia on December 7th with a sold out performance of All The Way To Bethlehem, her 2012 critically acclaimed original Christmas album which tells the story of the birth of Christ from the perspective of all of the characters who were there. The show is the full performance of the album with the addition of band members sharing the scriptures which inspired the songs and Donna offering explanations of how each scripture affected her approach to the writing of each song.

"In the Heat of the Night" Stars “Christmas Time’s A Comin’” CD Out

Christmas Time's A ComingHistoric Christmas CD comes to Itunes and Amazon.com for charity as NBC network stars, country and bluegrass Hall of Famers all joined their voices for drug abuse prevention on a project that created the first major bluegrass music collaboration featuring numerous legendary performers with a TV show cast.

Donna Ulisse to Perform Christmas Shows

Donna UlisseDonna Ulisse and her band The Poor Mountain Boys will perform a limited number of Christmas shows this year featuring the music from her landmark song cycle All The Way To Bethlehem which was released in 2012.

Enjoy "Christmas in the Blue Ridge" by Lou Reid & Carolina

Christmas in the Blue RidgeLou Reid & Carolina are celebrating the holiday season with a digital single release of Christmas in the Blue Ridge. The band says, "Excited to present our first Christmas song! Christmas in the Blue Ridge is now available for download! Happy Holidays from Lou Reid and Carolina! The song features
Lou, Christy, Trevor and Skip..along with Ron Stewart on fiddle." The song is available for purchase at loureidandcarolina.com and available to radio programmers at AirPlayDirect.com. "Christmas in the Blue Ridge" was written by Lou and Terry Foust. The song is performed by band members Lou Reid (lead vocal, mandolin), Christy Reid (vocal, bass); Skip Cherryholmes (guitar, vocal); Trevor Watson (banjo) with guest Ron Stewart (fiddle).

Urban Monroes Release New Christmas Single

Urban MonroesJust letting you know that the Urban Monroes have released a new Bluegrass Christmas single entitled "Underneath The Stars." It is an original that also appears on the Menards Retail Stores Holiday CD back in the Midwest.

Kathy Boyd & Phoenix Rising Release Long Awaited Christmas CD

Kathy Boyd & Phoenix Rising Christmas CDAlthough it may appear that the release of Spending Every Christmas With You is right on the heels of the January 2013 success of Kathy Boyd & Phoenix Rising's Lowground CD - it's really a project that has been approximately five years in the making - and simply chose the end of 2013 as the time to make it's debut to the general public.

Dolly Parton Stars in "A Country Christmas Story" Nov 9

Dolly Parton, Desiree RossLos Angeles, CA -- Grammy® Award winner Dolly Parton (Nine to Five, Steel Magnolias), to star along with Megyn Price (Rules of Engagement), Brian McKnight (American Dreams), newcomer Desiree Ross (Crossing the River) in the upcoming Lifetime Original Movie A Country Christmas Story, Saturday, November 9, at 8:00 pm ET/PT.

Donna Ulisse at Woodsongs Coffeehouse Christmas Concert

Donna UlisseDalton, GA -- You are invited to join Woodsongs Coffeehouse in Dalton, Ga for a great evening of music at the Historic Dalton Freight Depot on Saturday December 7th. The first Christmas performance will feature performances from Nashville songwriter and performing artist Donna Ulisse and The Poor Mountain Boys. Also performing will be the Earl Brackin Band.

Lonesome Day Records Starts the Christmas Giving

 Christmas TimeLonesome Day Records is releasing a new single from Jeff Parker's It's Christmas Time. "We are releasing the first single from Jeff Parker's new Christmas project It's Christmas Time." Lonesome Day Records owner Randall Deaton has decided, since Christmas is a time of giving. "We are going to give you, not only one single but two singles from this project! Jeff was joined on this album by an all star cast Jeff Parker- Lead and harmony vocals,mandolin, Mark Fain-Bass, Seth Taylor-guitar, B.J.Cherryholmes-fiddle,- Jessie Baker-banjo, Paul Hollowell-piano, Bob Mummert-drums, Terry Crisp-steel guitar, and Thomm Jutz-guitar.".

Bluegrass Music Group Nu-Blu Sends Christmas Greetings

Nu-BluNu-Blu wants to take a moment and thank everyone for all the support and prayers while they were on tour this year. The group says, "We are currently in the studio recording our newest Bluegrass CD to be released this spring! We hope that each and every one of you have a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!"

Carter Fold Christmas Program for December 22, 2012

Carter Family ChristmasHiltons, VA -- Saturday, December 22nd, 2012, at 7:30 p.m. the Carter Family Fold in Hiltons, Virginia, will present a special Christmas program. In lieu of admission, please bring a donation of canned goods for the local food bank. Those not bringing a canned goods donation are asked to make a donation of $8 for adults with all proceeds going to the Food Bank. Anyone under 12 will be admitted free of charge. Those attending are asked to bring finger foods, two-liter drinks, and cups, plates, or napkins. Christmas music will be performed as refreshments are served. Afterwards, we’ll have music by the Town Branch Bluegrass Band and Lonesome Will Mullins & the Virginia Playboys. Musicians donate their time for this special Christmas show.

20th Christmas Time's A Comin' featuring "In the Heat of the Night" Cast and Friends

Randall Franksby Randall Franks
Randall Franks has shared a video with you on YouTube, Christmas Time's A Comin' - In the Heat of the Night Cast and Bluegrass Friends. Tex Logan's Christmas Time's A Comin' became the mainstay bluegrass Christmas song after a recording performed by Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys.

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