LARRY GATLIN & THE GATLIN BROTHERS TO CELEBRATE 40 YEARS AS MEMBERS OF THE GRAND OLE OPRY
Nashville, Tenn. (December 19, 2016) — On , , Christmas Eve, will celebrate as members of the . Brothers , and will perform on the Opry stage that night, live from Nashville's historic .
"Well, I could hardly believe it when it happened that night 40 years ago, and I can hardly believe it 40 years later, that Steve and Rudy and I are members of the greatest family in country music, in all of music for that matter, the Grand Ole Opry," says Larry. "Thank you fans, thank you Grand Ole Opry. Thank you God."
The Christmas Eve Opry starts at 7 PM with tickets available for purchase at the Ryman box office or Opry.com. The show can be heard on as well as ( ).
The brothers recently released , their first Christmas album in more than 10 years and are currently in-residence at performing dinner shows at the hotel's .
The close family harmonies of Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers have given the trio a signature sound that led to country classics like "All The Gold In California" and "Houston (Means I'm One Day Closer To You)." The brothers won a for their 1976 breakthrough hit, "Broken Lady," and reached #1 with "I Just Wish You Were Someone I Love" soon after. Along with five career nominations for the , the Gatlin Brothers picked up three 1979 trophies – (" "), ( ) and for Larry Gatlin. Larry Gatlin has written songs that were later recorded by , , , , , , and more. The brothers' latest album, , is available now from .
For more information on Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers, visit www.gatlinbrothers.com.