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'Tis the season for the bluegrass music camp, and my band and I just returned recently from a great week at Camp Bluegrass , held annually at South Plains College in Levelland, TX.
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Nickel Creek is back in action, after a nearly seven-year hiatus, and the reunion coincides with the band's 25th anniversary.
With success of 2013's Lonely Comes Easy, their first all-new collection since 2009's Cloud Of Dust, Chris Jones and the Night Drivers are thrilled to announce a new live album, Live At The Old Feed Store, to be independently released October 7, 2014.
Here's our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with this week's Bluegrass Weather Report, looking in on the Pickin' In Parsons festival in West Virginia.
Award winning musician Larry Sparks and his Lonesome Rambler Band are set to perform at Breaks Interstate Park on Friday, August 15 at 7:30 pm.
All aboard: Railroad Earth is back in town. This weekend's back-to-back Railroad Earth extravaganza kicks off in Boulder at the Boulder Theater on Friday evening and rolls right into the Red Rocks station Saturday for a wholesome and whole hearted bluegrass hoedown, featuring the Wood Brothers and Greensky Bluegrass as opening bands.
Left: a versatile kitchen utensil. The BIB editor reports: A recent link sent from Bluegrass on the Tube was to this video of a performance of the Gordon Lightfoot song 'Steel rail blues' by the US band Rockin' Acoustic Circus , who are now known as Belfry Fellows .
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.
Eddie Stubbs has an interview scheduled on WSM tonight that should be appointment radio for anyone who appreciates bluegrass history, or has a fascination with the music of The Osborne Brothers.
Nickel Creek 's Sara Watkins , Sean Watkins and Chris Thile started out as child prodigies, then built their band into a Grammy-winning commercial force.
STRING THEORY: "In retrospect, when I look back on my life, I understand there had always been a passion for banjo music," says Mike Savino of Tall Tall Trees.
It's for the song, Found , written in support of This Able Veteran , an organization that trains service dogs to assist returning veterans who are suffering from PTSD and other maladies.
Powerhouse Bluegrass group Blue Highway is currently in France for a two-week tour with stops at the Country Rendezvous Festival in Craponne and the La Roche Bluegrass Festival in La Roche.
From a young age, Mike Barnett has made his mark on the bluegrass world as an extremely talented fiddler.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 07:48 am
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