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Events Leading Up To The New Sam Bush CD Release

By Mandolin Cafe
October 16, 2009 - 8:00 am

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Sam Bush - Circles Around Me

Sam Bush - Circles Around Me

Nashville, TN — Sugar Hill has announced an October 20 release for the new Sam Bush recording Circles Around Me, a mix of bluegrass and newgrass.

Supporting musicians include guest appearances by Del McCoury, Jerry Douglas, Edgar Meyer, and New Grass Revival co-founder Courtney Johnson, the latter reunited as the result of a previously unreleased recording with Bush and Johnson's fiddle and banjo recording of "Apple Blossom" from 1976. Sam's superb touring group including Scott Vestal on banjo, Stephen Mougin on guitar, Byron House on bass, and Chris Brown on percussion round out the ensemble.

In celebration of the release, Sam will be making numerous appearances in the next week as follows.

Saturday, October 17 - The Sam Bush Band plays two shows at the Grand Ole Opry House at 7:00 and 9:30 PM (Sam goes on 30 minutes after the the start of each show)..

Monday, October 19 - 8:30 a.m. - Listen to Sam Bush live on WSM Radio. Hear Sam's interview with Bill Cody in the morning.

Tuesday, October 20 - 12:00 p.m. - Sam will be giving a personal tour of the Country Music Hall Of Fame to a select group of super fans. To get your ticket to this event, go to sambush.com and click on "Hall of Fame."

Tuesday, October 20 - 2:30 p.m. - Free Live Performance by the Sam Bush Band at the Country Music Hall Of Fame (in the gift shop). Take a late lunch and come hear some fantastic music! Come pick up a copy of "Circles Around Me" and have it signed in person!

Tuesday, October 20 - 6:00 p.m. - Exclusive CD release event/private listening party at The Sound Emporium studio. Meet Sam and studio owner Garth Fundis and special friends who contributed to the recording of Circles Around Me! To get your invitations (for one or two), go to sambush.com and click on "In Studio."

Wednesday, October 21 - 7:00 p.m. - Join the Sam Bush Band for a performance for WSM's Music City Roots - a live performance at Loveless Barn along with Mike Farris and Miss Tess and The Bon Ton Parade. Listen LIVE on WSM radio, or online.

Additional information:
Genre: bluegrass, newgrass
Release date: October 20, 2009
Artist web site
Purchase: From Elderly
Purchase: From amazon.com

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