Press Kit
Recognitions for the Link Family
The Link Family received 5 nominations from the SPBGMA Midwest 2009.
1) Vocal group of the year
2) Gospel group of the year
3) female contemporary vocalist - Becky Link
4) fiddle performer - Kyle Link
5) Contemporary group of the year
The Link Family received 8 nominations and won 3 awards from the SPBGMA Midwest 2008.
1) vocal group of the year
2) Gospel group of the year - won
3) Album of the Year - "Hold Fast"
4) bass fiddle performer - Lance Link
5) banjo performer - Benjamin Link
6) female contemporary vocalist - Becky Link - won
7) male vocalist - Kyle Link
8) fiddle performer - Kyle Link - won

The Link family made the Top 10 Bands in the SPBGMA International Band Championship in
Nashville, TN  January 2007

The Link family has been nominated for SPBGMA Midwest Bluegrass Gospel group of the year 2007, 2008 & 2009.

Becky Link has been nominated for SPBGMA Midwest Bluegrass contemporary female vocalist of the year 2007, 2008 & 2009

Kyle Link has been nominated for SPBGMA Midwest Bluegrass fiddler of the year 2006. 2007, 2008 & 2009

The Link Family has been chosen as the FEATURED group for The Gospel Station Network's Monday Night Spotlight, Aug. 20th at 7PM on the following FM stations:   107.7 Sapulpa,  101.9 Bartlesville, 89.5 Ada/Pauls Valley,  88.3 Lake Texoma Area,  93.9 Watonga/Kingfisher,  91.5 Henryetta/Okmulgee and
Out of hundreds of entries, The Link Family was selected by the Gospel Station Network Review Committee to be featured on Aug. 20th at 7PM. AND to be an ongoing member of our select group called  The Gospel Station Family and Friends.   "We were very impressed with the talent and testimony in the music of The Link Family."  Randall Christy, President of The Gospel Station Network.
For more information on The Gospel Station Network, go to www.thegospelstationcom or call 580-332-0902.

The Link Family won second place in the Silver Dollar City Youth in Bluegrass contest 3 years in a row. 2004-2006

The Link Family wins the Juke Box Band contest in Grove, OK 2007

Winter Texan People's Choice Awards 2010 - First Place- Mission, TX

Album of the Year in SPBGMA 2010  -  The Link Family Hymns Volume I
Press Release

   The Link Family is a true family band, featuring Dad, Mom, five children and two in-laws from Lebanon, Missouri. They are having the "time of their lives" traveling on their Silver Eagle bus and sharing their music in churches, bluegrass festivals, theaters, Silver Dollar City, US Military bases, R.V. parks and misc. events. The family consists of Rachel, Kyle, Benjamin (15), Aaron (12), John (10), Becky (Mom), Lance (Dad), son-in-law, Landen Keeler and daughter-in-law, Ashley Link. Each member of the family participates in performing. Rachel brings to the group a strong lead and harmony voice while playing mandolin, guitar and bass. Kyle plays all the instruments on stage, mostly fiddle and guitar while singing lead and harmony. Benjamin also plays all the instruments on stage, mostly banjo, sings lead and harmony. Aaron sings lead and plays the fiddle while John sings lead and is learning mandolin. Becky plays rhythm guitar and bass while singing lead and harmony and Lance brings in the foundation sound on the bass fiddle, sings bass as well as being our bus driver and manager. Landen joins us as sound man and Ashley adds twin fiddling with Kyle.

   Traveling and singing together has its joys and challenges while giving allowance for The Link Family to learn much about life as a family, to meet the many wonderful people that make up the strong fabric of our nation, and to see the beauty of the American landscape. This family group brings a refreshing performance that will leave you smiling, encouraged and tapping your foot.
Press Release

Bluegrass, Gospel, Comedy and just great family-friendly fun is shared by the Link Family band all over the US and Canada. They perform over 250 times a year in theatres, theme parks, fairs, churches, festivals, military bases, anywhere there are Bluegrass and Gospel music fans. It's Mom, Dad, five kids and two in-laws traveling on their Silver Eagle bus over 40,000 miles a year. The Link Family gives the listeners a reason to smile, tap their toes to some great vocal and instrumental work, laugh at Dad's stories and jokes all the while letting the audience know that we live in a great nation, families can operate in peace and harmony and that faith really makes a difference in our lives. Whether it's a tribute to the veterans, a traditional bluegrass or Gospel tune or some hot instrumental work, you can be assured that the band and the audience will be moved by the music and the message to be of good cheer, press forward and enjoy this life we have been given.