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Lawson is "In Session" (come January)

Friday, November 14, 2014 – Mountain Home Music will release "In Session" on Jan. 20, 2015 from Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver.

"In Session" begins with "Roll Big River," a driving banjo tune, The disc also explores a grassy update of the 1950's hit song, "You, You, You" as well as a rendition of Bill Monroe's classic instrumental "Evening Prayer Blues." The album wraps with a contemporary version of Moe Bandy's "Americana."

Lawson's current lineup includes lead vocals by Dustin Pyrtle, Eli Johnston and Lawson himself. The band also includes Josh Swift on Dobro, Joe Dean on banjo and newcomer Stephen Burwell on fiddle.

Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver have nearly 40 albums to their credit, are 7-time IBMA Vocal Group of the Year winners.

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Life really is just a story, a collection of memories we share to remember moments, circumstances, life lessons, heartache, friends and family, the good times and the bad. Over 40 years in the music business has certainly given Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver plenty of stories to share, remember and pass on, making "Life Is A Story" essentially a book on tape, albeit set to Lawson's high standard of powerful and polished instrumentation. "Life Is A Story" kicks off with a »»»
Burden Bearer Bluegrass Gospel and A Cappella Favorites CD review - Burden Bearer Bluegrass Gospel and A Cappella Favorites
Mandolinist and bandleader Doyle Lawson is one of the giants of bluegrass music with a long list of honors and awards, but he and his rotating group Quicksilver may be at their best on Lawson's many gospel music albums. Over the last 30 years, he has alternated secular and sacred releases on a regular basis, with the gospel albums leaning toward a capella quartet sounds and much of the fast-paced picking on the secular sides. This new gospel release from Lawson and Quicksilver takes the »»»
In Session CD review - In Session
The phrase "sounds like a broken record" probably doesn't mean much to anyone too young to have experienced the skips and pops of a 33 1/3 rpm record that's been left out too long, and while the connotation is inherently negative, it can have its positive aspects. Doyle Lawson has been turning out albums for more than four decades, and reviewers have tended to get a "stuck in the groove" feeling in trying to describe over and over again why he continues to be just »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: Turner pleases the traditionalists – Josh Turner is a hard-working citizen, a man of faith and a loyal father and husband. He also happens to be one of the youngest members inducted to the Grand Ole Opry. In short, he is the embodiment of country music's champion of the everyman. This night was special for him. He was celebrating an anniversary with his wife and his 18th with his label MCA.... »»»
Concert Review: Not much really changes for LaFarge – Just one look at the stage made it clear that this was not going to be a typical night with Pokey LaFarge. There were only a few guitars to be seen, which meant that LaFarge was going it alone. "I've been touring for years with a band," LaFarge told perhaps a few hundred people before he had even played a note.... »»»
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