News & Such…

Here’s some good news… I’m returning to NORWAY and ENGLAND in OCTOBER! I’ve put together a pkg of my 3 critically acclaimed CDs: Byrd’s Auto Parts / Down at the Well of Wishes / Route 41 to help celebrate… AND help me get there! That’s right, “Jackknife,” “Alabama Asphalt,” “Would You Like to Dance” and all their musical compatriots in one musical basket. 
ALL THREE CDS FOR $35 plus shipping. 
Click on this link, y’all: http://jonbyrd.com/purchase-music/
Clicking on the link takes you to the right page.

Clicking on the link takes you to the right page.

Here are some of the early tour dates:
Oct 15-20… 5 dates in NORWAY incl. Haugasend house concert, Oslo festival shows, and clubs in Oslo and Trondheim
Oct 22-31… 7 dates in ENGLAND incl. house concerts in Pangbourne and Tansley, a pub in Wakefield, and shows in London and Liverpool, and an appearance on Bob Harris’ radio show in Oxford! LOTS more details coming soon.
 Thur Sept 10 @ The 5 Spot w/David Newbould and The Stowaways / Wed Sept 16 @ the 5 Spot w/J.R.Wyatt for Clark Paterson’s Record Release Show / Sat Sept 19 BYRD’S AUTO PARTS @ The Family Wash 9PM / Upcoming Oct Tour info is a “Featured Blog Post” on Rob Ellen‘s Euro HOUSE CONCERT Hub /
 I had the great good fortune to be a part of a film class at Watkins College of Art, Design & Film​ here in Nashville that took one of my songs from ROUTE 41 and turned it into a music video. My first ever! I can’t say enough about the commitment, focus, and talent of all the students involved, especially Director Roxanne Nawrot. Thank you Prof. Ron Coons​ for making this happen. [YouTube: https://youtu.be/Pn86a9yV9lA]

YouTube: https://youtu.be/Pn86a9yV9lA

More New News from Alternate Root: ROUTE 41’s “Going to Montgomery” Top 10 Song of the Week
Top Ten of the Week

Top Ten of the Week

Currently booking for RT 41 FALL dates! Email me at jbyrd [at] tds.net

Back into TJ Tunes Studio with Thomm Jutz to work on a pal’s songs…

Press-love for Route 41 

BEST of 2014: MICHAEL YOUNG at WFPK, LOUISVILLE, KY
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BEST of 2014: CREATIVE LOAFING, ATLANTA: 
Doug DeLoach’s Favorite Releases 2014
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BEST of 2014: CREATIVE LOAFING, ATLANTA: 
James Kelly’s Top 10 Country Albums
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 BEST of 2014: RAMBLES.NET
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 TOP 45 for 2014: THE BROKEN JUKEBOX 
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TOP 10 for 2014: Music City Sue at No Depression.com
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Byrd’s Auto Parts: We don’t rock.  Ever.

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