Life Goes On CD Release

by | 28 Mar, 2012

Rural Rhythm Records has announced the highly anticipated new album release, “Life Goes On” by the Musicians Against Childhood Cancer®.

This new 2 CD set is now available for purchase at, County Sales, Ernest Tubb Records Shops, the Musicians Against Childhood Cancer website, Rural Rhythm Records, directly through the participating artists and many more locations.  “Life Goes On” was recorded live during the annual MACC festivals from 2006 – 2011 with the exception of the new single “Life Goes On” that was recorded at Randy Kohrs’ Slack Key Studio in Nashville, TN.  Tracks include:

Disc 1

01  Goodbye To The Blues – Johnson Mountain Boys
02  Beyond The Sunset– Doyle Lawson, Russell Moore, Jamie Dailey, Josh Swift
03  Ragged Man – Gibson Brothers
04  I Got A Woman – Pine Mountain Railroad
05  Please Come To Boston – New Found Road
06  Six Feet Under The Ground – Michael Cleveland And Fame Keeper
07  In The Time That You Gave Me – Shawn Camp
08  Goin’ Across The Sea – J. D. Crow & The New South
09  Highway Of Sorrow – Junior Sisk
10  Fraulein – Lost And Found
11  Rain And Snow – Brandon Rickman (Lonesome River Band)
12  Revelation – Bradley Walker
13  Panhandle Country – Clay Hess & Friends
14  Across The Great Divide – Josh Williams Band
15  Forty Years – David Parmely & Continental Divide
16  The Water Is Wide – Rhonda Vincent & The Rage
17  Hard Times – The Grascals
18  Paul’s Ministry – Paul Williams
19  Struttin’ To Ferrum – Lonesome River Band
20  Blue Side Of The Mountain – The Steeldrivers

Disc 2

01  Manzanita – Tony Rice
02  Rollin’ And Tumblin’ – Dudley Connell, Randy Kohrs
03  Precious Memories – Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver
04  Little John I Am – Russell Moore & Iiird Tyme Out
05  Tennessee Whiskey – Chris Stapleton, Morgane Hayes, Bradley Walker
06  Smashville – Sierra Hull & Highway 111
07  Give My Love To Rose – Sally Connell, Dudley Connell
08  Where The Never Dies  – Don Rigsby & Josh Williams
09  Nothing But A Whipporwill – Blue Highway
10  The Water So Cold – Marty Raybon And Full Circle
11  The Turkey Buzzard – Joe Mullins & Aubry Hayine
12  He Died A Rounder At 21 – Junior Sisk, Randy Kohrs, Josh Williams
13  The Likes Of Me – Randy Kohrs Band
14  Shouting Time In Heaven – Kenny & Amanda Smith
15  At The End Of The A Long Lonely – Danny Paisley & Southern Grass
16  Memories Of Mother – James King
17  I Should’ve Called – Larry Stephenson
18  Old Violin – Larry Cordle, Michael Cleveland
19  Life Goes On – Jerry Salley, Carl Jackson, Ronnie Bowman, Rickey Wasson, Larry Cordle

Rural Rhythm Records will soon release a new music video of the first single, “Life Goes On.” The song  is currently #8 on the Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Chart.  The VIDEO was filmed at Liberty Church in Gallatin, TN during the week of the 2012 SPBGMA convention and features Jerry Salley, Carl Jackson, Larry Cordle, Rickey Wasson, and directed by brothers, Sammy Passamano III and Anthony Passamano of Rural Rhythm Records.  Although the video is still in production, the label has released a short clip as shown below.  Family memory photos are courtesy of the musicians involved in this project and Darrel Adkins.  Darrell and Phyllis Adkins founded Musicians Against Childhood Cancer in honor of their daughter, Mandy who lost her battle with cancer on November 25, 2000.  Proceeds from the annual festival benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee.