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2014 Runaway Train Schedule

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May 22 Newark Concert Series Newark DE May 30 NASCAR Meet and greet with NASCAR Drivers Dover Air -----Force Base Dover DE Private event May 31 Plumpton Park Zoo Zoofari fundraiser North East MD June 5th Kelly's Logan House Wilmington DE June 6th Glassgow Region Park Farmers Market 4-7 Glassgow DE June 7th Irish Eyes Lewes DE June 13th Separation Day In Old New Castle New Castle DE June 27th Seafood Shack Rehoboth DE July 14th Rockford Park Concert Series Wilmington DE July 16th St. Joseph's Carnival Middletown DE July 22nd Glassgow Region Park Farmers Market 4-7 Glassgow DE Aug 1st In Harmony Series at the Dover Library Dover DE Aug 8th Havre de Grace Seafood Festival with THREE DOG NIGHT -----Havrd de Grace MD Aug 14th Piscataway Park Concert Series Piscataway NJ Aug 16th Irish Eyes Lewes DE Aug 22nd Glassgow Region Park Farmers Market 4-7 Glassgow DE Aug 23rd PawPaw Festival Blue Bell Barn Wilmington DE Sept 5th Glassgow Region Park Farmers Market 4-7 Glassgow DE Sept 13th Brew at the Zoo Plumton Park Zoo Oct 4th Next Generation Family Farm Festival Ramsey's Farm Wilmington DE

Two Shows on Saturday April 5th at the Beach

Runaway Train has two shows scheduled on April 5th. We will be at the Seafood Shack in Rehoboth Beach from 4-6 for a benefit to help find homes for rescue animals. The band will head to Lewes to perform at IRISH EYES from 9:30 - 1 am. Should be a great weekend to get to the beach.

Runaway Train Nominated for WSTW Hometown Heroes Homey Award

Runaway Train Friends and Fans,

We have been nominated for a WSTW Hometown Heroes Homey Award. This is an annual award event from our home state of Delaware and we are excited to be considered.

Voting is via email and should only take a few minutes. I am attaching the information below to make it easy for you to copy, paste and send in the ballet with your vote.

Your support last year was outstanding and we are looking forward to a very exciting 2014.

Love you all,

RAT

First round voting now open for Homey Awards January 24, 2014 at 1:03am Help your favorite musicians/bands get nominated for a WSTW Hometown Heroes Homey Award!First round voting is open NOW through Friday 2/7/14 for the 8th Annual Homey Awards--to celebrate achievements in local music in 2013. To pick the nominees in the major categories, I need your help - you, the local music fans in the Delaware Valley. Please send an email to homey@wstw.com with your picks in any/all of the categories: * Album of the year - Runaway Train * Song of the year – Crazy in Love –Runaway Train * Band – Runaway Train * New artist – Runaway Train * Lead singer – Bobbi Fisher/John Corrigan Runaway Train * Producer - Runaway Train * Guitarist – Bobbi Fisher – Runaway Train * Bass player – Jimmy Marsilii – Runaway Train * Drummer – Chris Fullerton – Runaway Train * Mandolin – John Corrigan * Live act – Runaway Train * Folk/Americana artist – Hamer Girls – Runaway Train You can vote for up to five nominees in any/all categories (of course you don’t have to vote for the categories with which you’re not familiar). After the top nominees are decided in each category, the final votes will go to the Homey Voting Panel, which is comprised of past Homey Award winners, members of the media and movers and shakers within the local music scene. Note: “Artist of the Year” will be decided by the Homey Panel, with that decision being based on a particular band/artist’s overall achievements and contributions to the local music community in 2013. E-mail your nominations to homey@wstw.com by 11:59pm Friday 2/7/14. One entry per person, please. And make sure to specify the category or categories for which you're voting for a particular artist, song, album, etc. The final nominees will be announced on Hometown Heroes on Sunday, February 9, 2014. The winners will be announced at the live Homey awards ceremony on Friday, March 7 at World Café Live at the Queen. To be eligible for a 2013 Homey Award nomination, a song, album or EP needs to have been: 1) released between 12/1/12 and 11/30/13 2) by an artist local to the Delaware Valley and 3) submitted to Hometown Heroes.

Runaway Train CD Release TODAY 6/11

You can order or download Runaway Train's debut cd at CD Baby or download it on ITunes.

http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/runawaytrain

Runaway Train Debut CD out this spring

Runaway Train is completing recording sessions for its first studio release. You now have an opportunity to download all the live tracks available on Reverb Nation at not charge. We will be removing these tracks soon so if you like some of the live tracks now is the time download. Thanks for all the support.

Del Veterns Benefit Concert Dec. 22nd

A good friend and house sound technician for the Bottle and Cork and Rusty Rudder is donating his time and equipment to make our show on Dec. 22nd a success. Chris Maliszewski will be our sound engineer at the event so make sure to thank him for helping out.

OPENING FOR DUSTIN LYNCH NEWARK DE JUNE 2nd

Runaway Train will be on the main stage at Newark Day Sat. June 2nd from 12 -1 opening for Dustin Lynch. Dustin has a hit song Cowboys and Angel. Main Stage is located on the Old College Lawn on the corner of Main St. and S. College Ave.

Friday the 13th

Runaway Train will be back at the Green Stinger on Friday April 13th for a dinner show from 7 - 11pm. New dates are posted with more a comin so check our schedule for the latest.

Runaway Train Weekend

Friday 11/4 RAT will be performing at the Dover Archives building in Dover De. This is a free concert series for all ages. Get there early for a seat. Saturday 11/5 we are back at Bull Durham's in West Chester. This is a great venue to grab a steak dinner and check out a show. Country Line dancer welcome.

First Friday Dover

Check us out on Lockerman St in dowtown Dover Friday Oct. 7 for First Friday Dover. This is a free show open to all ages. We are taking orders for our first live recording CDs will be 10$ each. Send us a message if you are interested.

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