John Reischman & The Jaybirds Receive JUNO Nomination
By Mandolin Cafe
February 19, 2008 - 7:30 am
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.
2008 JUNO Awards