PHOTO RELEASE - NASHVILLE, TENN. – May 12, 2011 – Music lovers from across the US and Canada traveled to Lincolnton, GA during Mother's Day weekend to hear the sounds of bluegrass and gospel music during Jeff & Sheri Easter's annual Homecoming Concert.
"We had a great time welcoming our friends from all across the US and Canada to our hometown and the Lewis Family homeplace." says Sheri. "It was a special treat having all the Lewis family members who are still traveling - Little Roy Lewis & Lizzy Long, The Lewis Tradition, and The Easter Brothers - with us this year as well as having our friends Jason Crabb and Karen Peck & New River.
Plans are already underway for next year's event so be sure to stay tuned to JeffAndSheriEaster.com to learn about next year's event.
ABOUT JEFF & SHERI EASTER
Two-time GRAMMY®-nominated Jeff & Sheri Easter are Gospel music treasures. They are featured regularly on the Gaither HOMECOMING videos and international HOMECOMING tours in addition to their own heavy schedule of appearances. Jeff & Sheri are the recipients of six GMA DOVE Awards, 15 Singing News Fan Awards, three Society for the
Preservation of Bluegrass Music Association Awards, two International
Country Gospel Music Association honors, 16 Voice Awards, four Southern Gospel Music Fan Fair Awards, five SGN Scoops Diamond Awards, four Hearts Aflame Awards and three Cash Box Awards.
Formed in 1988 following childhoods as part of their respective,nationally-known family groups—The Lewis Family and The Easter Brothers, the married couple is joined today on stage by their children—Madison and Morgan Easter—who round out the group. The group is known for such hits as “Roses Will Bloom Again,” “Praise His Name,”
“Thread of Hope,” “Speak to the Mountain” and many others including “Born to Climb,” which garnered a 2010 DOVE Award.
Their latest release, Silver Anniversary (SpringHill Records), celebrates 25 years of marriage, music and love. The project is available on iTunes and retail stores nationwide.