Railroad Earth Album/Tour

RAILROAD EARTH TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM, AMEN CORNER, ON JUNE 10, 2008
LOOK FOR THE BAND ON TOUR THIS SPRING

Railroad Earth
Anticipation has been building for a new release and for the first time in four years, Railroad Earth found themselves back in the studio recording all new material. It's definitely a home-grown project, much like the band itself. Railroad Earth's new studio release, Amen Corner, was written and recorded at Lone Croft: an empty, 300 year-old house in New Jersey's rural countryside. What happened inside the building was the experience of a lifetime for the band's members, resulting in an early creative pinnacle of a gifted young band, and an album that could be an Americana classic. Amen Corner is a collection of crisp and crafted roots, bluegrass, and acoustic sides that resonates in all the right places. The tunes breathe both on and between the notes. They hit you immediately, but then linger like a good buzz. Look for Amen Corner to hit on June 10, 2008 on SCI Fidelity Records.

Current confirmed Railroad Earth tour dates include:
04.11 Warsaw at the Polish National Home Brooklyn NY
04.17 Tupelo Music Hall Londonderry NH
04.18 Pearl Street Northampton MA
04.19 Bearsville Theater Bearsville NY
04.24 Higher Ground South Burlington VT
04.25 East Hartford Community Cultural Center East Hartford CT
04.26 IMAC Theater Huntington NY
05.02 The German House Rochester NY
05.03 Oberlin College Oberlin OH

05.24 DelFest Cumberland MD
05.25 Hookahville Thornville OH
06.01 2008 Crawfish Festival Augusta NJ
06.05 Variety Playhouse Atlanta GA
06.06 Riverbend Festival Chattanooga TN
06.07 Bama Jam Enterprise AL
06.10 Vintage Vinyl St. Louis MO 6pm In-Store Performance
06.10 Blueberry Hill St. Louis MO
06.13-14 Ogden Theatre Denver CO CD Release Party!
06.19 McDonald Theatre Eugene OR
06.20 Crystal Ballroom Portland OR
06.21 The Showbox Seattle WA
07.01 Summerfest 2008 Milwaukee WI
07.03 ROTHBURY Rothbury MI
07.04-05 High Sierra Music Festival Quincy CA
07.13 All Good Music Festival Masontown WV
07.25 Floydfest Floyd VA
08.01 Dunegrass Festival Empire MI
08.02 Silver Maple Music Festival Comstock Park MI
08.15-17 YarmonyGrass Bond CO
08.26-27 The Fillmore San Francisco CA

Watch the exclusive JamBaseTV interview with RRE from Langerado HERE...

http://www.railroadearth.com.

[Published on: 4/7/08]

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RothburyWithCheese starstarstarstarstar Mon 4/7/2008 01:48PM
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RothburyWithCheese

Awesome!! Guess I'll be seeing these guys at Rothbury, Dunegrass, and Yarmony. Anyone else going to Yarmony??? I'm itchin for an Incident!!!

robo2448 Mon 4/7/2008 01:49PM
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can't wait to hear the new album.

philzone7374 Mon 4/7/2008 01:55PM
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YES!!!! c u in denver and ABSOLUTELY YARMONYGRASS. Does anyone know when yarmony goes on sale and how much?

mikemac9317 Mon 4/7/2008 02:00PM
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mikemac9317

Killer band

Rivertrancer starstarstarstarstar Mon 4/7/2008 02:00PM
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Rivertrancer

Phil Lesh/Railroad Earth at Summerfest, then at Rothbury a few days later. Gotta think I'm pumped.

rustfinger Mon 4/7/2008 02:09PM
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rustfinger

hopefully these guys get an 8:00 slot at summerfest. last year i had to miss them b/c they played at 2:00 PM and i couldn't get off work. it seems they only play wisconsin during summerfest, hopefully with the new album out they'll come around more! I wonder who else is playing that day? yonder maybe?!

HarlandEast starstarstarstarstar Mon 4/7/2008 02:13PM
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HELL YEAH YARMONY!

Denver too!

me love RRE

George W. Bush II starstarstarstarstar Mon 4/7/2008 02:22PM
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George W. Bush II

Rothbury and Dunegrass for me as well!

PAoldhead Mon 4/7/2008 03:26PM
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Taking a chance and doing first ever Del Fest...looking forward to the RRE gig, Dave G Quartet, too...minus Vince Gill, the fest should be a good time...

Danimal Mon 4/7/2008 03:32PM
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Danimal

I wish I could go to DelFest. Damn weddings.

sloth2 Mon 4/7/2008 04:15PM
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Wheres the jersey love?

not cool

towergroveking starstarstarstarstar Mon 4/7/2008 04:25PM
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towergroveking

TOO SWEET! The official release day and two shows in one night. You just can't beat the Vintage Vinyl In Store Performance/Meet And Greet in the Loop. I have seen and met a lot of really great bands like there from Robert Randolph doing an improv number they wrote on the tour bus arriving in St. Louis to Yonder treating us to a nice little 30 minute hoedown in the aisles. CAN NOT WAIT!!!

moephishH2O starstarstarstarstar Mon 4/7/2008 04:43PM
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moephishH2O

Sweet! Lookin' forward to the Oregon shows!

climb2safety09 starstarstarstarstar Mon 4/7/2008 04:46PM
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climb2safety09

This is the fifth year in a row to FloydFest,,,hobo 4 life

RedHeaven starstarstarstarstar Mon 4/7/2008 04:50PM
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RedHeaven

RRE is the red in my heart....How I do miss them!! cant wait to spend another memorable monumental moment with them in the great Music Hall of High Sierra....a year without them is too long. I'll be at every norcal date in the fall, too. Cant wait to hear this new album, which is long overdue. Leave the tricks and gimmicks at home....RRE is coming to town!

onthemoon Mon 4/7/2008 06:02PM
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onthemoon

hell yes i can't wait to hear some of the new tunes.

delfest RRE late night???

Deadphans starstarstarstarstar Mon 4/7/2008 06:18PM
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Deadphans

Yarmony looks awesome! Colorado has so many nice looking festivals. I wish I lived closer.

Rothbury looks great. Ill be there. Im itchin for an incident reuinion...but idk.

gregpua Mon 4/7/2008 06:27PM
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Why oh why does every single bluegrass/newgrass band skip right over Kentucky? It was born here brother, give us some lovin too!

whodoyoudo Mon 4/7/2008 06:35PM
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whodoyoudo

hopefully i can make one of the denver shows

may be the only chance i have anytime soon

RothburyWithCheese starstarstarstarstar Mon 4/7/2008 06:41PM
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RothburyWithCheese

DeadPhans: Rothbury is aout to add Kyle so all the SCI guys will be at Rothbury. Check out Ross Martin's myspace page if you dont believe me.

Sinister Vinister starstarstarstarstar Mon 4/7/2008 07:22PM
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Sinister Vinister

Sweet! Love these guys. Great time at Springfest...

sbruce44 starstarstarstarstar Tue 4/8/2008 08:00AM
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sbruce44

What a kick ass band. Sucks I won't be around to check them out in Brooklyn this weekend, but I can't wait for this album, and I can't wait to see them at All Good.

kandrokitis starstarstarstarstar Tue 4/8/2008 08:25AM
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kandrokitis

Can't wait to hear this. These guys always bring it live. Hopefully they'll add a PA stop sometime soon.

monodub starstarstarstarstar Tue 4/8/2008 10:05AM
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not listed: june 11th, kansas city, MO @ the crossroads

can't wait to hear the new record!

yarmony is one of the best kept secrets of the festival season this year. gotta love colorado in august!

Andy starstarstarstarstar Tue 4/8/2008 12:11PM
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Andy

I can't wait to see these guy's up in Seattle and then at HSMF!