10) Time for the Blues - King Springs Road
Time for the Blues
AMERICANA YOUTH OF SOUTHERN APPALACHIA
Share America Foundation, Inc.
Release: May 16, 2019
King Springs Road
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Time for the Blues – King Springs Road (3:08)
Songwriter: Tyler Griffith
Publisher and PRO: Tyler Griffith
Tyler Griffith:Guitar, Bass and Vocals;
Owen Schinkel: Dobro
Kylie Anderson: Mandolin and Vocals
Josh Meade: Banjo
Max Silverstein: Fiddle and Vocals
Engineer: Ben Bateson
Mastering Engineer: Dan Boner
(East Tennessee State University Recording Lab)
Kings Springs Road features Share America Scholar Owen Schinkel who plays Dobro. He is from the Netherlands in Meppen. He began playing at 16 and came to study in the U.S. at East Tennessee State University in 2017. The other members of King Springs Road are Tyler Griffith, Kylie Anderson, Josh Meade, and Max Silverstein. They are from throughout the U.S. and study at East Tennessee State University in the Bluegrass, Old Time & Country Music program.
Executive Producer: Randall Franks
The Share America Foundation, Inc., a 501-C-3 of Georgia, which fosters the arts and preserves the history of Appalachia while presenting the Pearl and Floyd Franks Scholarship annually to youth who continue traditional music styles of Appalachia. The organization hosts special events and creates projects that perpetuate the Appalachian experience.
It operates with a five-member volunteer board, and a task force of volunteers. The organization has assisted 28 college scholars thus far and numerous other youth in aspiring towards their musical goals through entertainer mentors, live performances, and creating opportunities for learning and success.
The music featured on this project is distributed to
radio stations thanks to a Round Up Grant from the North Georgia Electric Membership Corporation Foundation, the Kiwanis Club of Ringgold and the Wes and Shirley Smith Charitable Endowment.
Monies raised from the CD benefit the Share America Foundation, Inc. and its Pearl and Floyd Franks Scholarship. The project is distributed by Crimson Records.
Learn more or donate at www.ShareAmericaFoundation.org.