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2 hrs ago | DurhamRegion.com

Genre-blending threesome plays Scugog

When a band's website states the group's music "blurs the lines between bluegrass, jazz, old-time, folk, Celtic and classical music," it's easy to start scratching your head and wondering, 'how can that be?' And multi-instrumentalist Andrew Collins knows most people are not familiar with the genre-blending new acoustic music.

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Related Topix: Classical, Bela Fleck, Folk, Leo Kottke, Tony Rice

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Williamson Herald

Bowie Jubilee continues in May and will feature Johnny Campbell and the Bluegrass Drifters

Fairview Parks Department invites you to May's Bowie Jubilee on May 3rd, featuring Johnny Campbell and the Bluegrass Drifters.

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Related Topix: Nashville, TN, Jim & Jesse

The Bluegrass Blog

Bluegrass Weather Report - 4/15/14

Here's our Very Special Bluegrass Corespondent with this week's Bluegrass Weather Report, previewing the Daughters of Bluegrass festival in Guyton, GA.

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Related Topix: Guyton, GA, Alison Krauss

The Bluegrass Blog

Tony Mowell to NewTown

NewTown has announced Tony Mowell as their new bass player, just in time for the start of their 2014 touring season.

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The Bluegrass Blog

Captivated - Ashley Lewis

Fans of Sierra Hull and Alison Krauss who have been waiting impatiently for new albums from their favorite ethereal-voiced songstresses may be able to find a fix in the new album from Ashley Lewis .

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Related Topix: Alison Krauss, Django Reinhardt, Jazz, Acoustic, North Carolina

Green Bay Press-Gazette

Fairland Bluegrass Band returns to Chestnut Center

It's becoming a tradition. April brings Fairland Bluegrass Band to Chestnut Avenue Center for the Arts.

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Related Topix: The Bluegrass Band

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Cybergrass

Bluegrass Master Richard Bennett Drops 'In The Wind Somewhere' May 27

It's one thing for an artist to feel like his latest musical endeavor is his best, but when you're a music veteran with a mile-long resume, decades of recording and performing experience, critical acclaim, and more recordings than one can count, it's quite a statement to say, "This is my favorite record I've ever done."

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Related Topix: Blue Highway, Booneville, KY, Recreational Vehicle, Award, The Band, Pop/Rock

The Spectrum

Nickel Creek returns after nine years

It's been nearly a decade since we last heard from the progressive bluegrass trio Nickel Creek.

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Related Topix: Nickel Creek, The Decemberists, Pop/Rock, Switchfoot, Jackson Browne

5NEWSonline.com

Alison Krauss Impostor Pleads Not Guilty To Parole Violation

A woman who conned a Fayetteville man by pretending to be country music star Alison Krauss pleaded not guilty on Monday to a parole violation in the case.

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Related Topix: Alison Krauss, Fayetteville, AR, Washington County, AR

The Bluegrass Blog

Dancin' Annie - Bill Emerson & Sweet Dixie

A couple of things come quickly to mind while listening to Dancin' Annie , the new Rural Rhythm release from Bill Emerson & Sweet Dixie .

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Related Topix: Bill Emerson, Winchester, VA

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Bluegrass Blog

Welcome Everett Chapman

John Chapman, of The Chapmans, and his wife Vickie are celebrating the birth of their first son, and third child.

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Related Topix: Springfield, MO

The Pocahontas Times ~ Marlinton West...

AMR - S12th annual bluegrass jamboree

It is going to be a rocking good time in Bath County on Saturday, April 12, when WCHG, Allegheny Mountain Radio hosts the 12th Annual Bluegrass Jamboree culminating a week of fundraising activities for the station.

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Related Topix: Lost and Found, Martinsville, VA, Hot Springs, VA

The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte celebrates the life of entertainer Arthur 'Guitar Boogie' Smith

The Avett Brothers sing "Amazing Grace" during a public memorial service for Arthur Smith at Calvary Church in Charlotte on Saturday.

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Related Topix: The Avett Brothers, Country, George Hamilton IV, Anson County, NC, Eric Clapton, Blues, Concord, NC

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Cybergrass

Advance Tickets Ends 4/30 for Graves Mountain Festival

Save $$ and get early bird discounted tickets by April 30 for the 22nd Annual Graves Mountain Festival of Music taking place May 29-31, 2014.

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Related Topix: Syria, VA, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver

Lincoln Daily News

Kirkland Fine Arts Center presents Rhonda Vincent and the Rage on Saturday

Millikin University welcomes Rhonda Vincent and the Rage to Kirkland Fine Arts Center on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Rhonda Vincent, Millikin University

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Morning Call

Coming to Easton: You've never seen the banjo played like this

Savino, who performs under the name Tall Tall Trees, has modernized the banjo, an instrument generally confined to traditional American music, despite a few progressive performers like Bela Fleck.

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Related Topix: Bela Fleck, Music, Entertainment

The Bluegrass Blog

Rhonda does Bloomberg

Rhonda Vincent has been in New York City this week doing promotionand publicity for her latest CD, Only Me .

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Related Topix: Rhonda Vincent, Willie Nelson, Country, Dolly Parton

MLive.com

Interlochen Arts Festival 2014 announces Sheryl Crow, Ray LaMontagne, ...

A new season at the Interlochen Arts Festival 2014 features Lynyrd Skynyrd, Bonnie Raitt, Bela Fleck, Nickel Creek, Darius Rucker, Jackson Browne, Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss, Five for Fighting, Ray LaMontagne, and more.

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Related Topix: Interlochen, MI, Pop/Rock, Sheryl Crow, Bela Fleck, Country, Darius Rucker, Bonnie Raitt, Blues, Entertainment

A-Infos Radio Project

Out of the Woods: Out of the Woods - Show #209 - 4-10-14, Segment 1

This version of the program is divided into 6 segments so broadcasters who desire to use this content can insert your station info, etc.

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Related Topix: Folk, Si Kahn, Bela Fleck, Dana Robinson, Rachel Bissex

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Cybergrass

'Reno's Old Time Music' Hosts Steve Wariner Saturday

Country music legend Steve Wariner will make his debut appearance on "Reno's Old Time Music" on the RFD-TV network this Saturday, April 12, at 7:00 PM/EDT .

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Related Topix: Country, Recreational Vehicle, Award, The Osborne Brothers

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