Franklin County bluesgrassers Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice get big wins at International Bluegrass Music Association Awards show
Congratulations to Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice. The Franklin County-based bluegrass act pulled off something special at Thursday’s International Bluegrass Music Association Awards show, in Nashville. The band’s most recent release, “Heart Of A Song,” won the IBMA’s Album of the Year, and the disc’s first single, “A Far Cry From Lester & Earl,” won Song of the Year.
In other IBMA award news,Patrick County’s Sammy Shelor was selected Banjo Player of the Year, and his Lonesome River Band turned in Instrumental Performance of the Year with its version of “Angeline The Baker.”