New music video by Donna Hughes for her original bluegrass song “Red Oak Tree.” Filmed exclusively in North Carolina at the Asheboro City Cemetery, Denton Farm Park (church and wedding scene) and Trinity.
Donna Hughes receives key to the City of Trinity, NC during her Red Carpet Release EventSource: Hope River Entertainment - http://hoperiverentertainment.com/2014/08/26/donna-hughes-receives-key-to-the-city-of-trinity-at-red-carpet-event/
Blue Moon Rising has announced they will perform select tour dates with original band members Chris West (Guitar), Tim Tipton (Bass), Keith Garrett (Mandolin), Randall Massengill (Guitar), Justin Jenkins (Banjo), plus current member Brandon Bostic (Dobro).Source: Hope River Entertainment - http://hoperiverentertainment.com/2014/08/20/blue-moon-rising-reunion-concert-dates-announced/
Detour on Sirius XM Bluegrass Junction
Trinity River Band will headline the first Willie’s Duck Jam 2014 on September 22. This special outdoor concert kicks off at 6:30pm at Willie’s Duck Diner, located at 125 Constitution Dr., West Monroe, LA. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the gate. The event is being produced by Bucky Newell who is partners with Willie Robertson in Willie’s Duck Diner. Bucky’s 50’s-70’s rock band, the Reactors, will open the concert. Willie Robertson, Executive Producer of Duck Dynasty, will be joining both bands on stage during this highly anticipated live concert event.Source: Hope River Entertainment - http://hoperiverentertainment.com/2014/08/13/trinity-river-band-to-headline-willies-duck-jam-2014/
Donna Hughes, who lives in Trinity, will release a music video and two new albums — “Fly,” a piano CD, and “From the Heart,” a Bluegrass CD — at a premiere concert at Sunset Theatre in Asheboro, NC August 23, 2014 at 7:30.Source: High Point Enterprise - http://www.hpe.com/news/x1071194587/Singing-her-way-to-the-top
Detour bluegrass band is proud to announce they will perform Wednesday, August 13 at 7:00 p.m. at Music City Roots – Nashville’s acclaimed Roots and Americana variety show hosted by Jim Lauderdale. This live concert event, featuring Sam Bush, Detour, Balsam Range and Becky Buller, will be webcast nationwide at musiccityroots.com or via the new Livestream app for phones and tablets. Fans can also tune in to Hippie Radio 94.5 FM in Nashville. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at MusicCityRoots.com.Source: Hope River Entertainment - http://hoperiverentertainment.com/2014/08/05/detour-sam-bush-balsam-range-becky-buller-music-city-roots-august-13-2014/
Bluegrass Singer-Songwriter Donna Hughes will premiere her new music video for “Red Oak” Tree next month in Asheboro, NC. The song appears on her upcoming new bluegrass album FROM THE HEART releasing August 26, 2014. Video Directed and Filmed by Anthony LaddSource: Courier-Tribune - http://courier-tribune.com/news/singer-premier-music-video?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter
Donna Hughes is proud to announce the first single release, “The Way I Am” from her upcoming new bluegrass album, FROM THE HEART, is now available to radio and for digital purchase. Donna provides lead vocals on her original song that is a perfect summertime tune!
She is joined on “The Way I Am” by Scott Vestal (Banjo), Tim Stafford (Lead Guitar), Rob Ickes (Reso Guitar), Cory Piatt (Mandolin), Zak McLamb (Bass), Lucas White (Rhythm Guitar), and Jenee Fleenor (Fiddle and Harmony Vocals).
FROM THE HEART was recorded at Hilltop Studio in Nashville, TN with Engineer Steve Chandler. This highly anticipated new project, set for release later this year on her label, Running Dog Records, includes 16 original songs plus 1 cover. She will also release an Americana album, FLY, this fall featuring 8 originals plus 4 covers.
Radio stations can download “The Way I Am” at AirPlayDirect.com or request a WAV file from Hope River Entertainment. Lyrics and additional information can be found at her website.
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