The Grascals’ BEFORE BREAKFAST Heats Up
Charts, Lights Media Fire – Available Today
dozen songs that share a thread of commonality – vice and redemption
… with the wet, slippery slope of temptation on one side and stepping
stones on the other.”
– Mark Bennett,Terre Haute Tribune Star
Nashville, TN (September 1, 2017) – Available today,The Grascals’newest album, BEFORE BREAKFAST, is heating up the charts and lighting a media fire. Fans can purchase the Mountain Home Music Company offeringHERE; radio can access the new music viaAirPlay Direct.
The Roots Music Report’s Top 50 Bluegrass Album Chartshows BEFORE BREAKFAST holding the #6 slot, while their hot-as-fire new single, “Sleepin’ With The Reaper,” jumps to #10 on theBluegrass Today Weekly Chart.
release finds the award-winning Bluegrassers at a career high point
vocally and musically, and reviewers are hailing the band’s energy,
focus and distinctive sound. Roots Music Reportcalls the album “all-around superb,” whileNuts About Countrynotes the disc is “vibrant … an absolutely delightful breath of fresh air.” Midwest Record Recapdubs the project “killer stuff” and adds that it’s “sure to make new Bluegrass fans,” and Country Music People‘s David Allan declares the project has “twelve exhilarating tracks.” Additional reviews can be found inTerre Haute Tribune Star,Bluegrass Notes, Exclaim!, Digital Journal, Roughstock, Music Matters MagazineandStacy’s Music Row Report.
Several influential websites premiered key tracks from BEFORE BREAKFAST earlier this week. AXS.com premiered “Delia” whileTHE BOOTfocused on the haunting “Demons.” Roughstock debuted the delightfully menacing “Sleepin’ With The Reaper,” Bluegrass Today featured the lighthearted “Clear Corn Liquor” andNashville Country Club spotlighted the vividly descriptive “Lonesome.” The Bluegrass Situationstreamed the disc in its entirety.
The group features foundersTerry
Eldredge (lead vocals, guitar), Terry Smith (lead vocals, bass) and
Danny Roberts (mandolin), plus longtime banjo ace Kristin Scott Benson,
fiddler Adam Haynes and John Bryan (lead vocals/guitar).
About The Grascals
yet timeless, The Grascals deliver cutting-edge Bluegrass that is
entirely relevant to the here and now, yet grounded in a deep knowledge
of, and admiration for, the work of the music’s founding fathers. It’s a
unique sound that has earned the group three Grammy® nominations and
two Entertainer of the Year awards from the International
Bluegrass Music Association, as well as a level of national media
attention that seems to perpetually elude acts from various niche
genres. High-profile appearances include The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Fox & Friends, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, and CBS’ The Talk.
The bastions of Country and Bluegrass continue to welcome them, as
evidenced by 150-plus performances on the Grand Ole Opry. Additional
honors include President Barack Obama’s Inaugural Ball at the
Smithsonian and two performances for President George W. Bush.
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