New Skaggs Album Due Sept. 28

Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder will release the studio album Brand New Strings on Sept. 28 on Skaggs Family Records. Guests on the album include fiddler Stuart Duncan, guitarist Bryan Sutton, accordionist Jeff Taylor and Skaggs’ wife, Sharon White of the Whites. His upcoming tour dates include the Strictly Bluegrass Festival in San Francisco, the Dollywood theme park in Pigeon Forge, Tenn., and Lincoln Center in New York City.