Bo Bice Records Song For Civil War Documentary
May 16, 2011 at 9:55 AM (PT)
SAGUARO ROAD RECORDS artist BO BICE has recorded and performed the song “The Bonnie Blue Flag” for the one-hour special “Civil Wars Songs And Stories.” The documentary highlights the stories behind the songs that impacted soldiers and families before and during the war. “The Bonnie Blue Flag” is also known as “We Are A Band Of Brothers” and is a 1861 marching song associated with the CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA.
"I am a huge CIVIL WAR buff and believe the music of that era truly explains the legacy," said BICE. "Music has always been a great narrative of time and performing 'Bonnie Blue Flag' was an honor."
The special also features performances by such artists as CRYSTAL GAYLE, THE FISK JUBILEE SINGERS, JASON, MAURA O’CONNELL. WILLIAM LEE GOLDEN of THE OAK RIDGE BOYS and JIMMY FORTUNE of THE STARLER BROTHERS, TIM DUNCAN, CHRIS GOLDEN, JIMMY FULBRIGHT, DON and KATIE KING, LES KERR, ELIZABETH FOSTER, THE PRINCELY PLAYERS and JEFF MARTIN.
The documentary will air on WNPT/NASHVILLE on MAY 18th and 27th at 7p (CT). For more information on the documentary, visit www.wnpt.net.