WOODY WRIGHT AND ELECTRIC STATION RECORDS WELCOME AN EXCITING ARTIST LINEUP FOR THEIR 2ND ANNUAL “GOOD NEWS MUSIC RADIO CONCERT” AT THE PALACE THEATER IN LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2012Written by SGN Scoops Staff on August 31, 2012 – 11:59 am -
ALEXANDRIA, IND (September 1, 2012) – Woody Wright and Electric Station Records are excited to present an exciting artist lineup for their 2nd annual “Good News Music Radio” concert at the Palace Theater in Louisville, Kentucky on Saturday, October 27, 2012!
“To say we’re excited about this year’s lineup would be an understatement,” said E-Station Records President, D. Scott Kramer. “This concert will showcase some of the best vocalists, groups, musicians and songwriters in gospel music today. The event is designed to highlight each artist at their very best for an unbelievably, inspiring evening. The entire concert is also built within the framework of our syndicated radio show and it will include entertaining and inspiring elements found in our weekly radio programs,” Kramer added.
The artist lineup joining Woody & Vonnie Wright includes:
5 time Grammy Award Winning Artist hailed by Billboard Magazine as one of the most dynamic voices in gospel music today. Russ will be sharing several of his most well-known hits including, “He Came Through”, “They Call It Gospel Music”, “Bethlehem, Galilee and Gethsemane” and “Here Comes Jesus”, which is from his latest Dove Award Nominated project, Faroe Islands.
Jeff & Sheri Easter
With us for the first time this year, Jeff & Sheri Easter will be joined onstage by daughter, Morgan and son, Madison as they share several of their best-loved songs including. “Life Is Great and Getting’ Better”, “Over and Over”, “Praise His Name” and “Hear My Heart”. One of gospel music’s favorite families, the Easters have won five Gospel Music Association Dove Awards and have also received a Grammy nomination. They’ve also participated in the Gaither Homecoming Video Series since 1993, which has sold over 15 million units.
Buddy Greene & Jeff Taylor
Musician, singer-songwriter, Buddy Greene and his great friend, Jeff Taylor, will be bringing their extraordinary talent to the Good News Music Radio Concert for the second year in a row. Buddy brings a wide variety of southern Americana influences to his music to create a unique musical hybrid of country, bluegrass, folk, Gospel and traditional blues. In addition to his solid reputation as a singer-songwriter and guitarist, Buddy has established himself as one of Nashville’s finest harmonica stylists. Buddy & Jeff will be sharing favorites such as, “Walking In Jerusalem”, Classical Medley (Buddy’s amazing harmonica arrangement performed at Gaither’s Carnegie Hall Homecoming with over 2,500,000 views on YouTube), and Buddy’s mega hit co-write with Mark Lowery, “Mary Did You Know”!
Palmetto State Quartet
The Palmetto State Quartet’s newest lineup featuring, Larry Strickland (former Stamps member backing Elvis Presley), Paul Lancaster (multiple Dove Award winner and former member of the Martins), Mike Allen (a fixture on the popular Gaither Homecoming television series), David Staton (Grammy-nominated songwriter, singer and producer), Jeremy Easley (the X-Factor season-one, top-15
finalist) and Casey Martin (keyboards) will be joining us for the first time this year. While featuring many of their latest hits including, “Moment of Grace”, Don’t That Sound Like Heaven”, “All Hail The Power”, and “Holy Ghost Revival”, this super-group’s vocal artistry is sure to shine throughout the evening!
Reggie & Ladye Love Smith
Back for the second year in a row is one of the most dynamic couples in gospel music today, Reggie & Ladye Love Smith! The Smiths have been a part of the Gaither Homecoming family for over a decade, first as back-up singers in Nashville and later as a vocal duet featured on countless Homecoming concerts, tapings and recordings. These internationally loved musicians have performed in more than 12 countries and in such prestigious venues as the Super Bowl, New York’s famed Carnegie Hall, the Kremlin in Moscow and The Grand Ole Opry! Our guests are sure to be delighted by their great sound on classics like, “Can He, Could He, Would He” and the inspiring ballad, “You Raise Me Up”!
Rachel West Kramer & Jairo Arvizu
Back for the second year as well is Christian recording artist, Rachel West Kramer and her tenor duet partner, Jairo Arvizu. With four CDs produced in as many years and two, brand new arrangements of “The Battle Hymn Of The Republic” and “The LORD’S Prayer” by award winning arranger, David Clydesdale, the audience is sure to be delighted after hearing the amazing soprano range of Rachel West Kramer! Rachel had the honor of singing at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington D.C. with President and First Lady Bush in attendance. She also charted at the number one slot for 13 non-consecutive weeks on Christian Radio Weekly’s Inspirational charts with “See What A Morning”! We’re excited for everyone to hear, Rachel West Kramer and Jairo Arvizu!
A Tribute to Founding Oak Ridge Boys Member, Willie Wynn
From rural Moultrie, Georgia, Willie Wynn is one of gospel music’s most beloved personalities. After joining Wally Fowler’s Oak Ridge Quartet in the late fifties, Willie was a founding member when the group became the Oak Ridge Boys. The Oaks won numerous Dove and Grammy Awards and Willie became famous for his super-high tenor voice on hit songs like, “Jesus Is Coming Soon”, “Know”, “After Calvary”, and many others. Willie left the Oak Ridge Boys in the early seventies and after a brief stint as tenor for Hovie Lister and The Statesmen, he started his own successful group, Willie Wynn & The Tennesseans. Willie was inducted into the Gospel Music Association’s Hall of Fame with the Oaks and is a member of the Southern Gospel Music Association’s Hall of Fame as an individual. The ultimate “encourager,” Willie is known as the man with a million friends. He has made an undeniably positive impact on gospel music and it is truly a privilege to pay tribute to Little Willie Wynn!
And, as an added bonus, our audience members will be part of a live concert, high-definition, DVD / Video production! Award-winning Yake Films from Nashville, TN will be on site recording the concert event!
“Good News Music Radio with Woody Wright” has now been added by nearly 150 stations and translators worldwide. While the majority of the stations are in the US and Canada, some of the international locations include stations in England, Scotland, Grenada, Aruba, Guam, Republic of Vanuatu and New Zealand.
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For tickets and information on the “Good News Music Radio with Woody Wright” concert at the Palace Theater in Louisville, Kentucky on Saturday, October 27, 2012, please visit: www.louisvillepalace.com or call (800) 745-3000
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Woody Wright and Electric Station Records Team Up with Award-Winning, Nashville-Based Yake Films for Live Concert DVD ProductionWritten by SGN Scoops Staff on April 29, 2012 – 3:42 pm -
Alexandria, IND. Woody Wright and Electric Station Records are teaming up with Award-Winning, Nashville-based Yake Films for a live concert DVD production on Saturday, October 27, 2012 at The Palace Theater in Louisville, Kentucky. “We couldn’t be more excited about working with Stephen Yake and his production company,” said D. Scott Kramer, President of Electric Station Records. “About 10 years ago, I had the opportunity to work with Stephen on two different week-long TV production shoots and I’ve always admired his work. One would be hard-pressed to find anyone in Nashville with more experience and a better track record in music video production than Stephen,” Kramer added.
The event at The Palace Theater in Louisville, KY will be the 2nd annual concert based on Wright’s popular syndicated radio program, “Good News Music Radio with Woody Wright”. The artist lineup joining Wright for the concert includes five-time GRAMMY Award winning artist, Russ Taff, The Palmetto State Quartet, Buddy Greene and Jeff Taylor, Reggie & Ladye Love Smith, Vonnie Wright, Rachel West Kramer, Jairo Arvizu and The Good News Music Radio Band
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ELECTRIC STATION RECORDS’ ARTISTS – WOODY WRIGHT, REGGIE & LADYE LOVE SMITH AND RACHEL WEST KRAMER, COMBINE FOR 125 RADIO STATION ADDS IN FEBRUARY, 2011!Written by SGN Scoops Staff on March 2, 2011 – 10:50 am -
Peoria, IL (March 2, 2011) – Illinois-based Electric Station Records is excited to announce single releases from Woody Wright, Reggie & Ladye Love Smith and Rachel West Kramer combined for 125 station adds in February, 2011!
“We’ve been very pleased with the warm reception from radio since our single releases launched at the beginning of February,” says D. Scott Kramer of Electric Station Records. “Radio personnel have offered positive feedback about the songs and they’ve also had wonderful things to say about our artists! While attending the National Religious Broadcasters’ (NRB) Convention in Nashville this past weekend, we were moved by the numerous positive comments we received. Our artists seem to be widely appreciated and greatly respected by so many in the gospel music industry,” Kramer added.
The current single releases from Electric Station Records include: “More Than Amazing” by Woody Wright, “I Have Decided” by Reggie & Ladye Love Smith and “Softly and Tenderly with I Surrender All” by Rachel West Kramer. Radio stations already airing the singles include stations throughout the United States and stations in Canada, England, Grenada, Australia, Japan and the Netherlands.
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