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: I’M GOING BACK TO OLD KENTUCKY (A Bill Monroe Celebration);
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: