|Nashville, TN (August 10, 2018) - Platinum-selling, Academy of Country Music Female Vocalist of the Year and Grammy nominee Sylvia sings songs from her new CD, SECOND BLOOM - The Hits Re-Imagined (Red Pony Records) on The Charlie Monk Show on Prime Country, SiriusXM Channel 58, tomorrow at 6 p.m. Eastern. The episode replays Sunday at 10 p.m. Eastern and Wednesday, August 15, at 12 a.m. The acoustic set features Sylvia, her SECOND BLOOM co-producer John Mock, and longtime friend and musician Matt McGee performing songs from the new album, as well as material from her 2016 project. She and the 'Mayor of Music Row' chat about her music and reminisce about times on the ROW in the '70s and '80s between songs. Sylvia's music is available for purchase from iTunes and CDBaby.
The celebrated songstress is busy promoting her new music, and recent media coverage includes: Billboard, Center Stage Magazine, Country Classic with Tim Rogers, Music Matters Magazine, Nashville Access Podcast, North Little Rock Times, Nuts About Country, FOX TV (Nashville), WGLR Radio, Roughstock, The Boot, The Daily Banner, Sports & Entertainment Nashville, Fervor Coulee, Midwest Record Recap, Kingsport Times, Digital Journal,Country Aircheck, Erin Record, Making A Scene, Elizabethton Star and the Jonesborough Herald and Tribune. Radio shows include: Justin Reed Show, Talkin' Pets with Jon Patch, Flashpoint Arts Radio Show, WSLS Radio, Whiskey & Cigarettes Show, WSM Radio's Coffee, Country & Cody, Highland Radio Ireland, KCR Radio Scotland and My Kind of Country.
SECOND BLOOM - The Hits Re-Imagined is just that - a delightful new take on Sylvia's # 1 / Top 10 hits from the RCA years (1979 to 1987). Tastemakers are calling the album:
"Highly recommended listening." - Robert K. Oermann, MUSICROW
"Fresh . . . beautiful . . . Country as grits." - Markos Papadatos, Digital Journal
"Sylvia recreates some of her greatest moments. Listeners will find how much she has grown as a vocalist and interpreter over the years." - Chuck Dauphin, Billboard
Fans can catch Sylvia live in Gatlinburg August 16 and 17 at the Smoky Mountains Songwriter Festival and find more show dates online.
Born in Kokomo, Indiana, Sylvia sold over four million records and enjoyed a string of hits that earned her multiple honors and awards. The Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter began sharing new facets of her voice and artistic perspective through her work on her own record label, Red Pony Records in the 1990s. In 2016, she released the critically-acclaimed IT'S ALL IN THE FAMILY, her most personal album to date and the first on which she co-wrote the majority of the songs. She's shared the stage with George Strait, Willie Nelson, The Oak Ridge Boys, Alabama, Kenny Rogers, Lee Greenwood, Dottie West, T.G. Sheppard, Janie Fricke, Bill Anderson, Hank Williams, Jr., and many others. A certified life and career coach, she has been a board member of a non-profit serving those impacted by mental illness and substance abuse. She supports several charities, including Music City Animal Rescue, Park Center, and Crossroads Pets/Campus. Sylvia lives in Nashville, continues to tour and enjoys spending time with her Border Collie/Italian Greyhound mix, Cate.
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Publicity Materials & Interviews:
Martha Moore / so much MOORE media
Brian Horner / Sound Artist Support
Bill Wence / Bill Wence Promotions