Release Date – 24th August, 2010.
Rural Rhythm Records has announced the album release, Hit the Road by Kentucky bluegrass music veterans, The Bartley Brothers.
The first single is the title track from this new album and is already out to bluegrass radio via the label’s Fresh Cuts & Key Tracks radio sampler.
‘Hit the Road‘ showcases the bands tight vocals, rock solid instrumentation and song writing abilities and is sure to propel them to top of the charts’ – Radio Host, Charlie Hall (WCYO FM).
Rick and Shayne Bartley have begun a new chapter in their careers and are now fronting their own band joined by Jayd Raines (formerly with Marty Raybon) and Josh Hymer (formerly with Ernie Thacker and Coal Town).
Hit the Road sees Rick Bartley delivery bluegrass fans 8 new original songs from home and real life which has been his songwriting trademark for years. Such songs as; Blue Side of the Blueridge which was the single and title track for Junior Sisk’s hit album and I’m a Hobo recorded on the recent J. D. Crowe & The New South album. Lou Reid has recorded My Whole Word in His Hands (from his #1 album Time) and was co-written by Shayne Bartley.