Fresh off the success of their first album, and taking first place in Rockygrass’ Best New Band Competition, Colorado natives, The Railsplitters got busy touring the US, meeting wider audiences, and of course, spending hours in the tour van! As you can imagine with five members traveling across the United States, the musical array pouring out of the van onto the open highway was wildly eclectic, crossing over genre and time. The musical potpourri heard in their time on the road eventually began to seep into the band’s own music. With their new album, The Faster It Goes, The Railsplitters, are using these new influences to break the bonds of bluegrass and unleash tradition. Lauren Stovall and the rest of the ‘Splitters suggest that using your roots to evolve is really at the heart of the genre as, Bill Monroe himself was an innovator. With their finger on the pulse, The Railsplitters are pushing the genre forward with an adventurous spirit, carrying in the tradition of breaking boundaries with their innovative sound.
-Mindie Lind, Hearth Music
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- Aug 14, 2015 Wrapping up East Coast tour Aug 14, 2015
- Aug 5, 2015 East Coast Tour! Aug 5, 2015
- Jul 2, 2015 Summer touring: Kansas, Minnesota, Toronto Jul 2, 2015
- Jun 25, 2015 Back in the U.S. of A! Jun 25, 2015
- Jun 16, 2015 Heading to Ireland Jun 16, 2015
- Jun 8, 2015 Blitzing through England Jun 8, 2015
- Jun 4, 2015 Leaving Scotland...on to England! Jun 4, 2015
- Jun 2, 2015 First shows.... Jun 2, 2015
- May 30, 2015 Scotland! May 30, 2015
- May 28, 2015 UK Tour kicking off! May 28, 2015