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Pinecastle signs Deeper Shade of Blue

Pinecastle Records announces the addition of Deeper Shade of Blue to its extensive lineup of artists. The North Carolina based band just released their debut single on the label, “Broken Lady,” which is out today (click "play" above to listen…
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Phil Leadbetter Signs with Mountain Home Music Company

A three-time recipient of the International Bluegrass Music Association’s Resophonic Guitar Player of the Year award, Phil Leadbetter has been a mainstay of the bluegrass world for decades, earning accolades for not just for his solo work,…
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JOKIA Earns First Billboard Number One Single

Gospel powerhouse vocalist JOKIA has scored her first Billboard number one hit with February 2020's single, "Yahweh," landing on the top of this week's Gospel National Airplay Chart (Apr. 17, 2021). A full-length project is planned for release…
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Endless Highway to Release New Album, 'Come Home'

Endless Highway, the musical ministry of the Griggs family, is known for combining diverse musical styles with compelling songs that communicate meaning and reflect on their personal journeys in Christ. It’s music with a message, intended…
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Down East Boys Reach No. 1 on Two Charts

The Down East Boys have reached the No. 1 spot on two Southern Gospel charts with the latest single from their album, Faithful Still. "What Love" is at the top of both the Singing News Power 50 Weekly Chart and the SGN Scoops Southern Gospel…
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Seth Mulder & Midnight Run Sign with Mountain Fever Records

Mountain Fever Records announces a warm welcome to Tennessee’s own Seth Mulder & Midnight Run. The band is comprised of members Seth Mulder, Colton Powers, Ben Watlington, and Max Etling and create dynamic, high-energy music that, "Keeps…
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The Inspirations To Release Live Album On Horizon Records

Formed in 1964, The Inspirations are one of Gospel music’s longest-standing quartets. The group’s distinct sound is instantly recognizable and has changed little across 57 years of recordings—no matter who was singing. When live performances…
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Tony Wray and Pinecastle Records Release 'Acoustic Lullaby'

Pinecastle Records announces the official release of Acoustic Lullaby. Spearheaded by the label’s creator director Tony Wray, the goal was to create soothing content that is both calming and relaxing. Whether you’re putting a baby to sleep,…
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Balsam Range Celebrates No. 1 single, 'Rivers, Rains & Runaway Trains'

Even with a long list of accolades to their name, Western North Carolina’s Balsam Range still knows it's all about the song. As one of the quintet’s fastest rising singles ever, “Rivers, Rains and Runaway Trains” (click play button above…
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Andy Leftwich Signs with Mountain Home Music Company

If there really are “bluegrass rules,” one of them is surely that the bar for instrumental virtuosity has been set high throughout the music’s history. Yet even by those high standards, four-time GRAMMY-winner Andy Leftwich is something…
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Spotify Launches in South Korea

Today, Spotify is launching in the sixth-largest music market in the world: South Korea (according to the 2019 IFPI Global Music Report). According to Spotify, Koreans can now access over 60 million tracks and over 4 billion playlists from around…
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Mountain Fever Signs Magnolia Drive

Mountain Fever Records announces the signing of Magnolia Drive. Magnolia Drive is known for a sound blending traditional bluegrass with contemporary bluegrass and gospel all topped with strong musicianship and resounding vocal harmonies. Forming…