Pinecastle Records is excited to announce Kim Robins’s label debut recording Raining in Baltimore. The album will be available this Friday July 21st, 2017. Robins shows off her songwriting on the album with three out of the twelve tracks to her credit including the title track. She will be a featured songwriter at the International Bluegrass Music Association’s (IBMA) World of Bluegrass this fall. Robins enlisted some big time help on Raining in Baltimore with Ron Stewart and Rickey Wasson co-producing and…Read more
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One is given to wonder what or who is responsible when an artist on the rise makes a huge leap forward from one recording to the next, such as we see on Raining In Baltimore from Kim Robins, set for release next week on Pinecastle Records.
Robins’ debut album, 40 Years Late, hit in 2013 and showed great promise from an artist who had been away from performing and recording for many years. But what explains the dramatic improvement on this new project, in her singing, song selection, and overall…Read more
The latest release from bluegrass songstress, Kim Robins, on Pinecastle Records, cracks the charts this week, with the album debuting on the Top 50 Contemporary Bluegrass Chart at #30, and the track Stone Cold Blue, making an impressive first showing in at #12.
Kim said the news "made my day and Stone Cold Blue is one of my favorite songs and one I've done in the band for years."
We're all very excited to see this fantastic album getting the recognition it deserves, it's sure to be one of your top…Read more
Posted on June 2, 2017 By John Curtis Goad - BLUEGRASS TODAY
The International Bluegrass Music Association has announced its selections for the 2017 Songwriter Showcase, to be held at this year’s World of Bluegrass in Raleigh. Participants in the showcase are chosen by the IBMA’s Songwriter Showcase Committee from material submitted by the writers themselves. Eleven writers and writing teams were selected this year from 115 submissions.
Songwriters who will be participating in the showcase include:
Raining in Baltimore
Kim Robins' debut Raining in Baltimore opens promisingly with an ominous folk-bluegrass ballad, Kim Fox's "Eye for an Eye." To my hearing it remains the strongest cut, but if what follow are more standard 'grass flavors, they're tasty ones. Robins' approach incorporates both traditional and contemporary. Naturally, my preference is for the former, and so I am pleased there's more of the former than of the latter.
Even so, her country alto is…Read more
Another exciting addition to "Barbie's Musical Adventures" Caribbean Country Classic & Bluegrass Cruise in January 2018 has just been announced! You now have the opportunity to cruise with Kim Robins, a late addition to the lineup. Kim has deep roots in country music, opening for legends such as Loretta Lynn, Conway Twitty, Barbara Mandrell and The Oak Ridge Boys. She spent much of her youth meeting and greeting with her classic country idols due in part to her Father's interest and involvement in the music…Read more
Pinecastle Records is pleased to announce the signing of bluegrass artist, Kim Robins to the label, and is releasing to radio the first single “Eye For An Eye”, from her upcoming album RAINING IN BALTIMORE. Kim Robins couldn’t be more proud than to have joined forces with Pinecastle, or excited about her first release with her new album.
“I am grateful to Pinecastle Records for giving me the opportunity to finally live out my dream. It is such an honor to be on an outstanding label with such amazing…Read more
Truegrass Entertainment artist, Kim Robins has signed on with Wilson Pickins Promotions as she gears up for her highly anticipated second album release this Fall.
Kim’s strong, bluesy vocal chops will be familiar to the bluegrass community coming off her very popular 2013 self released record, 40 YEARS LATE. The release garnered high praise from bluegrass radio and earned her a nomination for an IBMA Momentum Vocalist Award as well, in 2015.
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