Behind the Dream™ with Featured Artist Bobby Osborne Debuts on BlueHighways TV November 29, 2012

Rural Rhythm Records is proud to announce legendary Grand Ole Opry star Bobby Osborne is the featured artist on the Behind the Dream™ TV show.  Part 1 debuts on BlueHighwaysTV November 29, 2012 at 8:30 PM (EST) with additional air dates listed below with Part 2 airing later in December.  This special program is hosted by Mike Scott who is joined by featured guest host Glen Duncan.  Fans will certainly want to tune in to hear Bobby share many stories about his past and present career that spans over 60 years as one of the most influential singers and mandolin players in the history of Bluegrass and Country music.

Behind the Dream with Bobby Osborne – Part 1:

November 29th 8:30 PM (EST)

November 29th 11:30 PM (EST)

December 1st 4:30 PM (EST)

December 1st 5:30 PM (EST)

During the interview, Bobby reminisces about his early career as a cab driver to the Osborne Brothers first appearance on the Grand Ole Opry where he sang “Ruby” for the first time on that sacred stage.  He also talks about hearing Bill Monroe for the first time on the radio, and many more stories that will certainly delight fans of country and bluegrass music.

BOBBY OSBORNE & THE ROCKY TOP X-PRESS have two albums on Rural Rhythm Records including NEW BLUEGRASS & OLD HEARTACHES produced by Glen Duncan, Bobby Osborne and Bobby Osborne, Jr. along with their previous album MEMORIES: Celebrating Bobby’s 60th Anniversary as a Professional Entertainer.

For more information on BOBBY OSBORNE & THE ROCKY TOP X-PRESS, please visit bobbyosborne.com.

 

Rural Rhythm Records & BlueHighways TV Announce Showcase at Ernest Tubb Record Shop

Rural Rhythm Records and BlueHighways TV are proud to announce a live concert Showcase at Ernest Tubb Record Shop located at 417 Broadway, Nashville, TN.  The event takes place Tuesday, September 25, 2012 from 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm and admission is free.  This special concert is a selection of featured artists from the BEHIND THE DREAM™ Season 1 TV Show currently airing on BlueHighways TV.  The concert includes performances by:

7:00 pm – Darrell Webb Band

7:30 pm – Carrie Hassler

8:00 pm – Bobby Osborne & The Rocky Top X-Press

8:30 pm – Marty Raybon

9:00 pm – Audie Blaylock & Redline

9:30 pm – The Roys

This Showcase event is just one of many special events and performances taking place next week during the popular International Bluegrass Music Association’s World of Bluegrass convention.  The week-long event includes the IBMA Business Conference and FanFest held at the Nashville Convention Center, plus the IBMA Awards Show held at the Ryman Auditorium. Music fans are encouraged to visit www.ibma.org for ticket and more information.

 

Bobby Osborne – Cover of BMP

Check out the January-February 2011 issue of BLUEGRASS MUSIC PROFILES MAGAZINE and see Bobby Osborne on the cover!  Bobby is celebrating his new Rural Rhythm album –

“MEMORIES: Celebrating Bobby’s 60th Anniversary as a Professional Entertainer” by Bobby Osborne & The Rocky Top X-Press
Release Date: November 23, 2010 and available for purchase in our STORE.
Produced by: Glen Duncan, Bobby Osborne, and Bobby Osborne, Jr.
Special guests: Patty Loveless, David Grisman, Russell Moore, Ronnie McCoury, Sammy Shelor, Audie Blaylock, and David Harvey.

For more information on BLUEGRASS MUSIC PROFILES and becoming a subscriber,  please visit their site

New Album by Bobby Osborne & The Rocky Top X-Press

New Album by Bobby Osborne & The Rocky Top X-Press
“MEMORIES: Celebrating Bobby’s 60th Anniversary as a Professional Entertainer”

Rural Rhythm Records is very proud to announce today’s new album release, “MEMORIES: Celebrating Bobby’s 60th Anniversary as a Professional Entertainer.” The album was produced by Glen Duncan, Bobby Osborne and Bobby Osborne, Jr. and contains many golden classics and new original songs written especially for this celebratory project.  

Many special guest have come together to join this Bluegrass and Country music legend at the top of his game to celebrate this 60 year recording milestone with his band The Rocky Top X-Press.  These special guests include fellow Grand Ole Opry star Patty Loveless, David Grisman, Russell Moore, Ronnie McCoury, Sammy Shelor, Audie Blaylock and David Harvey.  

Another very rare performance by a special guests on the album is the popular Japanese actor, storyteller, narrator of children’s movies, and accomplished bluegrass musician on both mandolin and shamisen, Takeharu Kunimoto who performs with his shamisen on “Up This Hill and Down.”

TRACKS on “MEMORIES” include:

  • Mountain Fever (with Russell Moore)
  • Bring Back Yesterday
  • Ruby
  • Memories (with Patty Loveless)
  • With a Pain in My Heart (with Audie Blaylock)
  • Rocky Top
  • Man from Rosine (with Glen Duncan, Ronnie McCoury, David Grisman, Sammy Shelor & David Harvey)
  • Hidin’ in Hyden
  • Up this Hill and Down (with Takeharu Kunimoto)
  • Old Man and His Fiddle
  • Memories of Yesterday
  • Bobby Van Waltz (with David Grisman, Glen Duncan, Ronnie McCoury & David Harvey)
  • I’ve Seen It All
  • When I Meet Mother in Heaven

MORE ON BOBBY OSBORNE:

  • Member of the Grand Ole Opry since 1964
  • Member of the Bluegrass Hall of Fame, Inducted twice as The Osborne Brothers and The Lonesome Pine Fiddlers
  • Recorded two State songs: “Rocky Top” (Tennessee) and “Kentucky” (Kentucky)
  • A regular on the Grand Ole Opry and Touring thru 2010

“MEMORIES” is now available via Amazon, iTunes, Borders, Barnes & Noble, f.y.e entertainment, Ernest Tubb Records Shops, County Sales, Music Shed, and many more outlets.

For more information on Bobby Osborne & The Rocky Top X-Press, please visit bobbyosborne.com

New Single by Bobby Osborne & The Rocky Top X-Press

Rural Rhythm Records is very proud to announce the new radio single release, “Bring Back Yesterday” by Grand Ole Opry performer, Bobby Osborne & The Rocky Top X-Press. The song is from the upcoming November album release, “MEMORIES: Celebrating Bobby’s 60th Anniversary as a Professional Entertainer” that showcases Bobby’s one-of-a-kind lead vocals and that familiar sound of the legendary Osborne trio. 

Bring Back Yesterday” is now available to radio via AirplayDirect.com and on the label’s “Fresh Cuts & Key Tracks” radio CD. It was also included on the “Rural Rhythm 2010 IBMA Sampler CD” provided to attendees of the 2010 International Bluegrass Music Association’s World of Bluegrass earlier this month. The label will soon be announcing the exciting details and special guests that appear on this historic new album.

For more information on Bobby Osborne & The Rocky Top X-Press, please visit bobbyosborne.com and www.ruralrhythm.com