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John Reischman & The Jaybirds Receive JUNO Nomination

By Mandolin Cafe
February 19, 2008 - 7:30 am

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John Reischman & the Jaybirds - Stellar Jays

John Reischman & the Jaybirds - Stellar Jays

John Reischman & The Jaybirds have received a nomination for a 2008 JUNO Award for their 2007 release, Stellar Jays in the category Roots & Traditional Album of the Year: Group. The JUNOs are Canada's premiere music awards.

In announcing the recording, the Academy wrote:

With four critically acclaimed albums and expanded touring schedule, John Reischman & The Jaybirds continue to deliver a truly fresh blend of original songs and instrumentals. Featuring nine new songs, Stellar Jays is the latest in a series of CDs to win rave reviews for a trademark, old-time-infused bluegrass sound that respects tradition while advancing the music.

The JUNO Awards will be held April 6, 2008 in Calgary and will be hosted by Russell Peters.

Additional information:
2008 JUNO Awards
John Reischman

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