Album Review: My Kind of Country

Album Review: My Kind of Country

As one expects from this band, the instrumental playing is brilliant but tasteful, with banjo star Sammy Shelor anchoring the sound. Both the current lead singers are outstanding too – the smoky characterful baritone of Brandon Rickman (one of my favorite singers...
VIP Experience Tickets Avail for Sept 1 at Triad Music Festival

VIP Experience Tickets Avail for Sept 1 at Triad Music Festival

The 6th Annual Triad Music Festival & AMPD Expo will take place August 31 – September 2 and will feature 3 days and 3 stages of music. The multi-award winning Lonesome River Band will hit the mainstage on Friday, September 1 at the Hanesbrands Theatre located at...
New Album & Mayhayley’s House Now Released

New Album & Mayhayley’s House Now Released

CLICK HERE FOR MUSIC OUTLETS After 35 years of releasing hit after hit, Lonesome River Band is back with yet another stellar project. Their new album Mayhayley’s House is out today on Mountain Home Music Company. It is available for purchase and streaming at many...
Lonesome River Band Returns to Host RudyFest

Lonesome River Band Returns to Host RudyFest

Lonesome River Band returns to Grayson, Kentucky this Friday, June 23 to host RudyFest at Carter County Fairgrounds. The band, who is now out on their 35th Anniversary tour, will also be celebrating their brand new album Mayhayley’s House (purchase here) releasing...
Live Perf Review: LRB at Festival of the Bluegrass

Live Perf Review: LRB at Festival of the Bluegrass

“As has been the case for many years, the Lonesome River Band headlined the Festival’s first night with a set boasting a musicality both rustic and relaxed. Leader Sammy Shelor again typlified the mix. As an often awarded banjoist, he remains a retiring figure...

WRAL TV 5: Lonesome River Band Among Headliners

The International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA)’s World of Bluegrass festival in the last week of September will feature Red Hat Amphitheater performances by The Infamous Stringdusters present the Wide Open Jam; Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn; Hot Rize; The...

Floyd Co. Times: Mountain Arts Center To Host Lonesome River Band

Coming off of four International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) award nominations in 2016, Lonesome River Band continues a relentless touring schedule. On Friday, April 28, Lonesome River Band will make a stop in Prestonsburg for a performance in the Willard and...