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1 hr ago | The News Journal

Ralph Stanley coming home to Delaware-born bluegrass fest

Ralph Stanley coming home to Delaware-born bluegrass fest The bluegrass hero will perform Friday night at the Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival, which runs through Sunday.

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Related Topix: Ralph Stanley, Bill Monroe, Woodstown, NJ, The Seldom Scene, Country, Suzy Bogguss

1 hr ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

Yonder is coming hither

These are days of change for Yonder Mountain String Band , the Colorado group that has been helping to bring bluegrass to newer and younger audiences for the past 15 years.

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Related Topix: Yonder Mountain String Band, Norfolk, VA, Richmond, VA, Chemistry, Science, Entertainment

5 hrs ago | The Bluegrass Blog

Bluegrass Weather Report - 8/27/14

Here's our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with this week's Bluegrass Weather Report, looking into Kentucky's Bluegrass & Bourbon Experience .

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Related Topix: East Tennessee State University, The Masters

7 hrs ago | Maple Ridge News

Banjo picker finds bluegrass bent

When Beatles mania was at its height, Sadler was plunking organ keys, keeping rhythm with his rock and roll high school band at the time.

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Related Topix: Bill Monroe

11 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Independent

Grass It Up

Why they matter: The winner in this category since the Indy Music Awards' 2011 inception, Grass It Up earned more votes this year than any other artist on the ballot.

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Related Topix: Front Range, Life, Food, Bar-B-Q

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Cybergrass

Swedish Downhill Bluegrass Band Release Fifth CD "Wonderland"

Swedish Downhill Bluegrass Band is one of Europe's most prestigious,well known and highly regarded bluegrass bands.

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Related Topix: The Bluegrass Band

The Bluegrass Blog

Now The Summer's Gone from Mullins and the Ramblers

Rebel Records has released a second single from the upcoming Joe Mullins & the Radio Ramblers CD, Another Day From Life.

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Related Topix: Ralph Stanley

San Francisco Magazine

Hardly or Strictly? A Guide to the Bands of This Year's Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival

The full lineup for the 2014 Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival was just announced .

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Related Topix: The Masters

Live Music Blog

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2014 Lineup Announced

The lineup for this year's Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival has been announced.

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Related Topix: Ralph Stanley & the Clinch Mountain Boys

The Bluegrass Blog

9th annual IBMM Mandolin Camp in November

The International Bluegrass Music Museum will continue to host its annual mandolin camp at IBMM headquarters in Owensboro, KY under the direction of Mike Compton.

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Related Topix: Owensboro, KY, Bill Monroe

A-Infos Radio Project

Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #13, Segment 1

Music for the Mountain is a weekly bluegrass radio program featuring that hard-driving bluegrass sound, with classic and new tunes running the gamut from Bill Monroe to Sierra Hull.

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Related Topix: Bill Monroe, Matfield Green, KS, Alison Krauss + Union Station, Country

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Legendary bluegrass performance with a touch of country coming to Brook Arts Center

In celebration of being placed on the New Jersey State Register of Historic Places, the Brook Arts Center, located at 10 Hamilton St., in Bound Brook, , will hold a "Night of Bluegrass & Country Music" featuring Larry Sparks and the Lonesome Ramblers on Friday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Bound Brook, NJ, Somerset County, NJ, Larry Sparks & the Lonesome Ramblers, Larry Sparks, Ralph Stanley & the Clinch Mountain Boys

Little Green Footballs

Awesome Live Concert: Austin City Limits: Nickel Creek

Austin City Limits is happy to announce a new taping with Grammy Award-winning and multi-platinum Nickel Creek on August 25. The recently reunited Americana trio return with their first new music in nine years and for their third appearance on the show.

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Related Topix: Nickel Creek

JamBase

Tour Dates | Jeff Austin Band Adds Fall Dates

Mandolin wiz Jeff Austin , formerly of Yonder Mountain String Band, has added a number of Jeff Austin Band dates to his touring schedule.

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Related Topix: Yonder Mountain String Band, Danny Barnes, Los Angeles, CA, Theater, Arts, Placerville, CA

The Bluegrass Blog

The Meyerband

Stop me if you've heard this one before A talented group of siblings dedicate their youth to bluegrass music and attract attention for their skill and depth of understanding while still in their teens.

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Related Topix: The Bluegrass Band

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Bluegrass Blog

Greg Corbett passes

Greg Corbett, North Carolina banjo player, died yesterday . He was 41 years old, set to turn 42 this next week.

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Tallmadge Express

Tallmadge Foundation presents bluegrass band Doyle Lawson &...

The Tallmadge Foundation presents Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, a highly-acclaimed and award-winning Bluegrass band, Sept.

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Related Topix: Tallmadge, OH, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Star Tribune

Minnesota's highwaymen: Six days on the road with Trampled by Turtles

Payless gigs, cramped quarters, Tiny Desk Concerts and giant festivals. Trampled by Turtles gives us an intoxicating taste of the summer tour life.

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Related Topix: Trampled by Turtles, Minnesota, Minnesota Government, Chanson, Late Show With David Letterman, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

Austin American Statesman

Austin Music Source: Sunday music picks: Nickel Creek at ACL Live

Nickel Creek at ACL Live. Seven years have passed since the Americana trio staged their Farewell Tour.

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Related Topix: Nickel Creek, Pop/Rock, The Decemberists

Nevada Appeal

Providing Hope: Hopefest featured $2 million donation

Ruth Merriner, who was responsible for a donation to complete the Merriner Cottages at the cancer center, addresses the crowd at Hope Fest Friday.

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