Pinecastle Records News

by | 14 Jan, 2009

kristiscottbensonKristin Scott Benson Album Second Season to be released next Tuesday

Second Season, Kristin Scott Benson’s second solo album will be released Tuesday (January 13th). The album has already been receiving rave reviews. Kristin won 2008 IBMA “Banjo Player of the Year” and is currently a member of the Grascals. Here’s what they are saying: –

Banjo whiz Kristin Scott Benson is transitioning from ‘phenom’ to adult stardom. – Victory Review.

Well-chosen material with strong arrangements, killer picking, and excellent singing combine to make Second Season the understated gem of late 2008. – Bluegrass Unlimited.

Kristin’s fantastic banjo picking is complemented on the album by some of the most talented instrumentalists and vocalists in today’s bluegrass scene. – Cybergrass

Kristin’s CD sparkles with some truly inspired instrumental work peppered with some killer vocal tracks. A new solo project of this ilk has been long overdue. – Dave Higgs, Bluegrass Breakdown

Special Consensus Album Signs Now Available To Radio

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Kenny Ingram Is New Banjoist For The Larry Stephenson Band

Kenny Ingram, former banjo player for Lester Flatt, Jimmy Martin, and most recently Rhonda Vincent and The Rage, will now be showcasing his talents on the road as a member of The Larry Stephenson Band.