Tribute/Monument Quartet: Situation Developing
No Tribute/Monument Quartet news has come out in official press releases since yesterday afternoon’s press release announcing the formation of the Tribute Quartet. [EDIT, 11/8/10: The link is broken and has been removed.] But it’s almost funny to watch this Singing News forums thread where people purporting to know various individuals involved are trying to put out their spin on the case. [EDIT, 11/8/10: The link is broken and has been removed.]
It appears as though Marshall Pugh either told all three members to leave, or, in a story that sounds more probable, asked one to leave and the other two decided go as well.
But there is something that doesn’t exactly line up about either story. The original press release, printed here in Singing News, referred to Gary Casto as the manager: [EDIT, 11/8/10: The link is broken and has been removed.]
Gary Casto, who will be handling the management of the group, says, “In the past few weeks, we have had many inquiries as to what the future would bring for Josh and me. Our hearts continue to be in Southern Gospel Music, and we are excited to be forming this new music ministry.”