The Farm debut with "Home Sweet Home"
Tuesday, November 22, 2011
– The Farm's debut single, Home Sweet Home,
was recently released.
The song, currently charting at 46 on Mediabase, comes the trio of Nick Hoffman (vocals, fiddle), Damien Horne (vocals, keyboard, guitar) and Krista Marie (vocals, guitar). The trio, who are on All In/Elektra Nashville/New Revolution, will perform in Philadelphia's Thanksgiving Day Parade Thursday morning at approximately 9:30.
Hoffman said, "Performing in Philadelphia's Thanksgiving Day parade is exciting for Damien, Krista and me for many reasons. The parade is an event full of tradition, so it's an honor for the city to include us in that tradition. It's also a great way for us to share Home Sweet Home with a huge TV audience that might not otherwise hear our music."
Originating after an impromptu songwriting session, Hoffman co-produced the band's forthcoming debut album which will be released next year.
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