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Cherryholmes CD coming in June

Thursday, March 1, 2007 – Bluegrass band Cherryholmes may have a new disc out in June on Skaggs Family Record. The family band, which won the IBMA bluegrass entertainer of the year award in 2005, finished mixing their second disc for the label Thursday. The project remains untitled, according to a label official.

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Cherryholmes IV: Common Threads CD review - Cherryholmes IV: Common Threads
The fascinating journey of Cherryholmes family band has captivated bluegrass audiences for more than 10 years, but it's the number four that sums up their latest effort. As in album number four from the four-time Grammy nominated band that features four young but rapidly maturing stars in the making. Sandy and Jere Cherryholmes' most well-known child is perhaps Cia, who has sung lead vocals and written a number of their more prominent tunes. She takes the leadoff spot here with When »»»
Cherryholmes III: Don't Believe CD review - Cherryholmes III: Don't Believe
Cherryholmes continues to expand the parameters of bluegrass without crossing over into newgrass territory, while also exhibiting strong songwriting and performances on their third release. Cia Cherryholmes, the 24-year-old banjo player and vocalist for the family band, continues to be the primary focus by writing or co-writing 6 of the 12 original songs and singing 5 of them. From the heartache and sorrow of Broken to the lost love of I Can Only Love You (So Much) and My Love For You Grows »»»
Cherryholmes II Black and White CD review - Cherryholmes II Black and White
The Cherryholmes, a family bluegrass band who rose to the top of the bluegrass heap as IBMA Entertainers of the Year after their first Skaggs release, have followed up with another successful project. For followers of traditional bluegrass, the collection has a little of everything - breakdowns and fiddle tunes, twin fiddles and percussive mandolin, soulful singing and tight family harmonies. Cia Cherryholmes, one of the most emotive young female voices in bluegrass, is at her best on »»»
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: Womack planned a good night – Lee Ann Womack pretty much summed up where she's at these days in concluding her show with Don Williams "Lord I Hope This Day Is Good." The ever-strong voiced country traditionalist sang, "I don't need fortune and I don't need fame" with the concluding line of the stanza asking the Man upstairs to "plan a good day for me.... »»»
Concert Review: Cantrell continues to satisfy – Laura Cantrell may never be a country star. Not at this stage of her career when she's 50, touring here and there and releasing new music every few years or so. But five albums in, Cantrell continues as a warm, enjoyable and worthy purveyor of her brand of country. That would mean going towards a more traditional side, not rushing the songs... »»»
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