Congratulations on the IBMA nominations Audie and Jesse Brock!!

We are VERY proud to announce that Audie Blaylock and Jesse Brock are nominated for Male Vocalist and Mandolin Player of the Year!!! Thank you to all of our fans for your votes and continued support! LET’S TAKE ‘EM HOME GUYS! Now, we need to keep the momentum. As soon as your ballot comes in the mail, grab your quill and show them how much you love them

by marking down Audie Blaylock for Male Vocalist and Jesse Brock for Mandolin Player of the Year. Those boys work hard to produce that Hard-Driving music you love!

The great news just keeps COMING! Our brand-spankin’ new CD, Hard Country, has made it to #1 on Bluegrass Music Profiles Chart for the month of August!

BUT WAIT!!!!!! THERE’S MORE!!! the hit single, “A Natural Thing” has gone to #1 on Bluegrass Today for this past week, along with “Philadelphia Lawyer” at #13! Thank you for calling in and requesting our music to your local radio station! As long as you all are still listening, we’ll keep cranking out more of that Electrifying Bluegrass music here at Audie Blaylock and Redline!

IBMA Male Vocalist of the Year, Audie Blaylock is featured on Cover of BMP Magazine!

International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) Male Vocalist of the Year Nominee, AUDIE BLAYLOCKis featured on the cover of September’s Bluegrass Music Profiles Magazine (BMP). The magazine includes an in-depth interview with Blaylock, a AUDIE BLAYLOCK & REDLINE centerfold poster, and a review of the band’s new album HARD COUNTRY that tops the publication’s Top 10 CD Chart at #1 for September.

HARD COUNTRY, produced by AUDIE BLAYLOCK, is receiving significant airplay with numerous tracks from the album appearing on the bluegrass radio charts. “A Real Good Way To Lose,” written by Josh Shilling and Jon Weisberger, appears at #15 on the BMP Top 30 Hot Singles chart for September. The song climbs five spots on September’s Bluegrass Unlimited Magazine (BU) Top 30 Song Chart with HARD COUNTRY debuting at #13 on the BU Top 15 Albums Chart. Three songs, “A Natural Thing,” “Philadelphia Lawyer,” and “The Chair” have appeared on the Bluegrass Today Top 20 Airplay chart with “A Natural Thing” hitting #1 earlier this month.

In a recent review of HARD COUNTRY, LONESOME HIGHWAY stated, “If I were to select one album from this years bluegrass output to introduce a non-believer to the joys of bluegrass then this would have to be it, from it’s very well designed cover art to all ten memorable and well balanced bluegrass to my taste tracks.”

HARD COUNTRY includes the talents of: Audie Blaylock, Jesse Brock, Patrick McAvinue, Russ Carson, and Jason Moore. For more information on the band including their other albums:

BILL MONROE titled I’M GOING BACK TO OLD KENTUCKY (A Bill Monroe Celebration); AUDIE BLAYLOCK & REDLINE, CRYIN HEART BLUES and two live album projects, LIVE AT BEAN BLOSSOM (Various Artists) and THE ALL-STAR JAM – LIVE AT GRAVES MOUNTAIN(Various Artists), please visit www.AudieBlaylock.com.

UPCOMING TV APPEARANCES:

AUDIE BLAYLOCK & REDLINE can be seen on the upcoming Lost Echoes Production TV special BLUEGRASS COMES TO THE VALLEY Part 1 (airing September 10 – 16) and Part 2(airing September 17 – 23). This exciting new show debuts on Reno’s Old Time Music Festival” on RFD-TV and is hosted by Ronnie Reno. The event was supported by the Mt. Vernon-RockCastle County Tourist Commission and the City of Mt. Vernon.

Audie Blaylock can also be seen on another upcoming TV special – “Christmas: The Mountain Way” – a live performance musical show showcasing Christmas and its traditions in the Appalachian Mountains. The program, was filmed for broadcast on national cable network BlueHighways TV, and shot at the historic Bell Theater in Pineville, KY. This live concert event also includes: Marty Raybon, Dale Ann Bradley, Steve Gulley, Cumberland River, Common Strings and more.

Audie Blaylock & Redline featured on RFD-TV with host Ronnie Reno!

“Rural Rhythm Records is very proud to announce the premiere of BLUEGRASS COMES TO THE VALLEY on RFD-TV as part of Reno’s Old Time Music. Ronnie takes a trip up to the Valley with some great music and history of Renfro Valley, Kentucky. This two part show includes performances by: Audie Blaylock & Redline, Marty Raybon, Carrie Hassler, Rodney Dillard & The Dillard Band, and the Darrell Webb Band.

Part I premieres this weekend, Saturday, September 15, at 6:00 pm Central / 7:00 pm Eastern. Part II premieres Saturday, September 22 at 6:00 pm Central / 7:00 pm. For more information including times in your area, please visit RFD-TV’sProgram Schedule.

BLUEGRASS COMES TO THE VALLEY was produced by Lost Echoes Productions, LLC. The event was supported by the Mt. Vernon-RockCastle County Tourist Commission and the City of Mt. Vernon.

AB&R perform the Theme Song for “Backroad Gold” on TRAVEL CHANNEL!!!

For eight straight wednesday nights at 9:30PM (EST) starting February 5th, tune into Travel Channel and hear Bluegrass Music on the TELEVISION! Our friend Corky Coker has developed a show that is all about dragging out classic cars and restoring them called Back Road Gold. Audie Blaylock & Redline is performing the Theme Song, “The Road that Winds,” written by our very own, REED JONES!!! Check it out!!!

Classic Cars and Bluegrass……..exactly what this Band and Corky Coker are ALL about….what more could you want?

AB&R at the Song of the Mountains Festival

We are excited to announce that AUDIE BLAYLOCK & REDLINE will be performing at this year’s Song of the Mountain Festival on May 1! Also appearing at the festival are our friends Lou Reid & Carolina, Lonesome River Band, The Grascals, Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road, Marty Raybon, Dan Paisley, and many other great bluegrass bands