Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA –
Blue Highway has a new album entitled
Marbletown (Rounder Records). Working individually as sidemen, songwriters, and solo artists, the members of
Blue Highway have played a crucial role in defining today’s bluegrass sound.
Collectively, Jason Burleson, Rob Ickes, Shawn Lane, Tim Stafford, and Wayne
Taylor form an ensemble unmatched in terms of instrumental, vocal, and
songwriting prowess. Their independent strengths are seamlessly integrated into
a mature, exhilaratingly confident whole on their seventh album, Marbletown.
Garnering a Grammy nomination and numerous accolades along the way, Blue
Highway continue to challenge themselves – achieving a startling new depth to
their songwriting, an even higher level of instrumental interplay, and a vocal
blend that is at once effortlessly smooth and ruggedly soulful.
Author: World Music Central News Department
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