January 27, 2023
David Marshall (Family & Friends) –
(Mountain Home) – Nearly 40 years ago, the Marshall Family's David Marshall issued an album on Mountain Home Music Company. Out of print for years, Clearwaters is being released digitally. Together with co-producer Tim Surrett, who helped found the label's flagship group, Balsam Range, he assembled a group of musicians that included returning members of the Family, multi-instrumentalist David Johnson, J.P. Pennington of country chart topper Exile, and an assortment of bluegrass players and singers then just beginning their rise to prominence: six-time IBMA Female Vocalist of the Year, Dale Ann Bradley; 10-time IBMA Guitar Player of the Year Bryan Sutton; singer and songwriter Steve Gulley; bassist Ben Isaacs (The Isaacs) and mandolinist Jeff Parker (Dailey & Vincent, Joe Mullins & the Radio Ramblers).
Elle King –
Come Get Your Wife
(RCA) – Elle King goes with a country sound on her CD. King has enjoyed success on duets with Dierks Bentley and Miranda Lambert.
Long Way from Home
(Self-released) – Arkansas native JD Clayton makes his full-length debut. He previously released two EPs with all of last fall's "Side A" appearing here.
North Georgia Rounder
(Soundly) – Pony Bradshaw sings of his adopted state on his second album. Bradshaw received much praise for his 2021 disc, "Calico Jim."
December 2, 2022
The Perfect Gift
(Dark Shadow Recording) – Ace bluegrass fiddler Becky Buller offers her first full-length Christmas album. Buller receives help from The Fairfield Four, Vince Gill, Rhonda
Vincent, Sharon White, Tim O'Brien, Sierra Hull, Dan Tyminski, Ricky Skaggs, Ron Block and the Becky Buller Band. Buller mixes originals with covers among the 11 songs.