Nu-Blu Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary with New Digital Album Release

albumcover-10-nu-blu400wRural Rhythm Records announced the new digital album release of Ten by Nu-Blu. The digital album is available now iTunes, Amazon, Google Play and other digital stores. The physical CD will be available on July 16th. The album is also available now for radio programmers and DJ’s on AirPlaydirect.com.

Nu-Blu was founded ten years ago by husband and wife team, Carolyn and Daniel Routh, who are joined by long time band members Levi Austin and Austin Koerner to comprise one of today’s most popular bluegrass groups. Through the years, and after numerous charted bluegrass and gospel titles, Nu-Blu has developed a solid fan base utilizing the strong lead vocal talents of Carolyn, Daniel and Levi along with their diverse selection of material including original songs, traditional favorites and songs from other genres of music.

Now with five albums to their credit, Nu-Blu has developed a unique sound which combines their love for bluegrass music and respect for its traditional roots, along with an edgy feel that gives their music a fresh energy and spirit.

Appropriately titled,Ten contains ten new songs performed in their unique and distinctive style with award winning special guest musicians Ron Stewart and Jim VanCleve. The up-tempo “That Road”, written by Honi Deaton, kicks of the album and is the first single from Ten.

TRACK LISTING
1.    That Road
2.    Without A Kiss
3.    Caught In The Middle
4.    Eddie’s Garage
5.    Train’s I Didn’t Take
6.    The Seed
7.    It’s A Good Day To Be With You
8.    All Americans
9.    Giant Squid
10.  Shadows Of The Night

“Ten celebrates our 10th anniversary with new songs that we feel pass through the full range of emotions. We explore life on the road, family devotion, tragic loss, the joys of love, patriotism, and no regrets. We’ve even included a brand new original instrumental that will leave you breathless. This is our best album to date and we can’t wait to share it with our fans,” says, Carolyn Routh.

Nu-Blu are now on tour, for more information on the album and tour dates, please visit Nu-Blu.com.

Nu-Blu Kicks Off 10th Anniversary Tour with A New Website And Chart Single

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Nu-Blu Kicks Off 10th Anniversary Tour with
A New Website And Chart Single

 “Martha and Mary” Appearing On Singing News Magazine and Bluegrass Unlimited Magazine Charts

Nu-Blu kicks off their 10th Anniversary year with the launch of a brand new website and a national tour that will take them across the country performing at major festivals, concert halls, and more. The band will soon announce details of an upcoming album, but they are continuing the celebration of their latest album, NAIL BY NAIL.

“Martha and Mary,” written by Becky Buller and Nancy Cardwell, is the first single release from NAIL BY NAIL. The song appears at #2 on this month’s Singing News Magazine Top Song Chart for the second month in a row, climbs higher on Bluegrass Unlimited Magazine’s Top 30 Bluegrass Song Chart and previously debuted at #8 on Bluegrass Today’s Weekly Top 20.

Nu-Blu is also proud to announce their lead vocalist and bassist, Carolyn Routh, graduated from the International Bluegrass Music Association’s Leadership Bluegrass 2013. Leadership Bluegrass is an intensive, three-day program focused on interactive learning and networking experiences that invite participants to examine the challenges and opportunities facing the bluegrass music industry, along with leadership development issues. Leadership Bluegrass 2013 was hosted at BMI, and Bone McAllester Norton PLLC in Nashville, Tennessee earlier this month.

For more information on Nu-Blu including tour dates, music and band members, Daniel Routh, Carolyn, Routh, Levi Austin and Austin Koerner, please visit their new website at Nu-Blu.com.

Bluegrass? We’ve got an APP for that!

Pinecastle Records artist, NU-BLU, is proud to announce their new FREE smart phone APP is now available for iPhone in the APP STORE and coming in about two weeks for Android in the Android Marketplace. This is the first APP by a bluegrass band and offers fans direct interaction and access to the group. It also features a live feed from THE BLUEGRASS BLOG. “My gob is smacked! Nu-Blu beat us in getting content from The Bluegrass Blog into a smart phone. Congratulations, and well done,” quipped John Lawless.

The free app also includes live streaming from Worldwidebluegrass.com, Napster, Last FM and Nu-Blu News.  Also included is a special endorsement video from D’Addario Strings that can also be viewed at the band’s youtube page.

Nu-Bu fans will have access to band information including:  Videos, Photos, Tour Dates, and a Music Store that features the group’s new single, Christmas in Dixie,” plus tracks from their new chart album, NIGHTS.” Users will also be able to download sound bytes, ask the band a question, join the street team, get promo code discounts and more.

For more information on Nu-Blu, please visit www.nu-blu.com