Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale will release a new country duets record, Buddy and Jim.The album will be available on CD and limited edition vinyl on Black Friday, November 23, at independent record stores taking part in Record Store Day’s Back To Black Friday promotion. The album will be released worldwide on December 11.
The pair have also announced several special appearances and tour dates in support of their new music. They will play a sold out show at Music City Roots in Nashville on Wednesday, November 21 and appear on the Grand Ole Opry at the Ryman Auditorium on Saturday, December 15. They will then board the Cayamo Cruise in January before launching their official tour February 1.
Buddy and Jim recently sat down together in Buddy’s home studio where they recorded the record to talk about their friendship, history, songwriting and how the album came about. The bonus material is available to watch at Facebook.com/BuddyandJimRadioShow. Fans can also get a free download for their version of “The Train That Carried My Gal From Town” and stream an original song, “I Lost My Job of Loving You” on the Facebook page.
In addition to recording music together, Buddy and Jim also co-host ‘The Buddy Jim Show’ which airs on SiriusXM Outlaw Country Channel 60 on Saturdays at 10p|9c. During the show, they invite artists to Buddy’s home studio where they tape performances and interviews.