LONESOME RIVER BAND’s landmark 30th Anniversary celebration culminates next week with numerous Nashville appearances.  Fans will be thrilled to hear and see the band live on WSM Radio, SiriusXM Radio, Anniversary Evening concert and at the International Bluegrass Music Association’s (IBMA) World of BluegrassBusiness Conference, Awards Show and FanFest.

On Wednesday, September 26 at 9:00 am, the band will appear on WSM Radio’s Coffee, Country & Cody radio show where they will talk about this year’s CHRONOLOGY VOLUMES ONE thru THREE album series on Rural Rhythm Records. 

At 11:20 am on September 26, the band heads over to the SiriusXM Radio studio where they will perform a special SiriusXM Bluegrass Junction Live From IBMA concert at 11:20 am.  The event takes place in the SiriusXM Theater located at 509 Broadway from 11:00 am – 12:00 noon.  It also includes performances by label mates The Roys at 11:00 am and Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out at 11:40 am.

At 1:00 pm on September 26, LONESOME RIVER BAND will appear in the Exhibit Hall at the Nashville Convention Center during the IBMA Business Conference.  Fans can locate the band at the Moonstruck Management Booth #418.

Later that evening on September 26, LONESOME RIVER BAND will perform at the ANNIVESARY EVENING concert celebrating Lonesome River Band’s 30th Anniversary and Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out’s 20th Anniversary.  The concert is sponsored by Moonstruck Management and will take place at Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Nashville located at 322 Broadway, Nashville, TN  37201 at 9:30 pm.  There will be numerous surprises and announcements! by both bands during this special event – one of which is revealing the results of the recent Fan Choice Poll where fans chose the songs that appear on VOLUME THREE scheduled for release October 16, 2012 on Rural Rhythm Records. 

LONESOME RIVER BAND received a Nomination for the 2012 IBMA INSTRUMENTAL RECORDED PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR for their song “Angeline The Baker” from CHRONOLOGY, VOLUME ONE album on Rural Rhythm Records.  Four-time IBMA Banjo Player of the Year Award Winner, SAMMY SHELOR is again nominated in that category.  Shelor is scheduled to be a Presenter and Performer during the IBMA Awards Show to be held at the Ryman Auditorium, Thursday, September 27

Fans will certainly enjoy seeing LONESOME RIVER BAND at the IBMA FanFest on Friday, September 28.  For tickets to this popular event, please visit www.IBMA.org.

LONESOME RIVER BAND includes the talents SAMMY SHELOR (Banjo, Harmony Vocals); BRANDON RICKMAN (Guitar, Lead & Harmony Vocals); MIKE HARTGROVE (Fiddle); BARRY REED (Bass, Harmony Vocals); and RANDY JONES (Mandolin, Lead & Harmony Vocals). For more information on the Lonesome River Band including upcoming tour dates, please visit LonesomeRiverBand.com or check them out on Facebook and Twitter.