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Release of Jypsi CD delayed

Friday, April 25, 2008 – Family band Jypsi, which mines a bluegrass-flavored sound, had its self-titled debut slated for a May release. But plans were put on hold, the SonyBMG label announced Friday. The group's 11-song self-titled release has been available digitally since April 8. "A new date will be announced as soon as it's available," the label said.

CD reviews for Jypsi

Jypsi CD review - Jypsi
There's sometimes a tendency with sibling acts for the "they're so cute" factor to overshadow the question of just how good they are musically. Jypsi features four members of the Rische (rhymes with "dishy") family ranging from 16 to 26 - sisters Lillie Mae, Scarlett and Amber-Dawn joined by brother Frank - who are without doubt a very attractive presence. Though it takes a little while to get it going, their self-titled debut demonstrates that there is indeed some »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: Kristofferson gives insight, but no easy answers – When they say music gets better with age, they're not always just talking about songs alone; sometimes they're also referring to the listener. When Kris Kristofferson sings, "Well, I woke up Sunday morning/With no way to hold my head that didn't hurt," to smartly open "Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down," he... »»»
Concert Review: No sugarcoating, Welch dishes out an experience – Gillian Welch (accompanied, as always, by master guitarist David Rawlings), celebrated her "The Harrow & The Harvest" album with a powerful night of music. She apologized many times for the utter unhappiness expressed through this album's songs, admitting it's "not the most chipper album" at one point.... »»»
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