Dailey & Vincent film video
Thursday, May 28, 2009
– Dailey & Vincent filmed a video last week for On the Other Side,
from their chart-topping album "Brothers From Different Mothers." Directed by Julian Smith, the performance clip features Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent, along with their band and a string section.
The ballad, written by Jimmy Fortune of The Statler Brothers, Kevin Denney and Tom Botkin, evokes the emotions felt when a loved one dies, ranging from grief, loneliness and regret to peacefulness and the hope of seeing them again "on the other side." The video is scheduled for completion within three weeks.
Dailey & Vincent return as hosts of the Ernest Tubb Midnite Jamboree this Saturday, May 30. The show airs live on 650 AM WSM and streams live on www.wsmonline.com. The shows are also archived and can be downloaded from www.etrecordshop.com.
"You Ought to Be With Me"), country-folk narratives (Gillian Welch and David
Dailey & Vincent will perform in Nashville at the Bluegrass Nights at the Ryman series with The SteelDrivers on July 30.
Other upcoming tour stops include:
June 4 - Whitesburg, KY - Appalshop;
June 5 - Williamsburg, KY - Sally Gap Bluegrass Festival;
June 6 - Oakboro, NC - Big Lick Bluegrass Festival;
June 12-14 - Haines Junction, Yukon, Canada - Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Festival;
June 17 - Bean Blossom, IN - Bill Monroe Memorial Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival;
June 19 - Victorville, CA - Huck Finn Jubilee;
June 20-21 - Grass Valley, CA - California Bluegrass Association Father's Day Bluegrass Festival.
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Brothers of the Highway
Some six years and counting after their spectacular debut on the bluegrass scene, with a couple of handfuls of IBMA awards garnered along the way, Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent continue to avoid the trap of sputtering out after using up their best material on the first couple of albums. The primary reason is, although they are adept at writing some of their own material (and two of the tracks on this new release, Steel Drivin' Man and Back To Jackson County are nice efforts by Dailey), »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk
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