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1 hr ago | The Jersey Journal

Queen of Bluegrass Rhonda Vincent will mix it up at 43rd Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival

Rhonda Vincent and the Rage will perform at the 43rd annual Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival at the Salem County Fairgrounds this weekend.


Related Topix: Rhonda Vincent

5 hrs ago |

Review: Jesus On The Mainline with Animal Years, The Bone Chimes and Bear Ceuse

Jesus On The Mainline with Animal Years, The Bone Chimes and Bear Ceuse at the Music Hall of Williamsburg located in Brooklyn, New York on 8/25/2014.


Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, The Avett Brothers, Pop/Rock, The Black Crowes

Wed Aug 27, 2014


Del McCoury to be Honored with American Roots Master Award

The Berklee College of Music is set to honor Del McCoury with an American Roots Master award when he performs with his band in Boston on September 12. Berklee College of Music's 2014-15 Signature Series kicks-off with Inspired by Muddy and Monroe with Grammy-winning bluegrass group the Del McCoury Band and acclaimed jazz and blues vocalist ... (more)


Related Topix: Berklee College of Music, Pop/Rock, The Band, Bill Monroe, Blues, Muddy Waters, Massachusetts


Dr. Ralph Stanley Signs With Vector Management

Nashville, TN -- Musical titan Dr. Ralph Stanley has signed to Vector Management for career management, joining a roster that includes some of the most iconic musicians, chefs and public figures in the world.


Related Topix: Ralph Stanley, Yale University, The Stanley Brothers, New York

Alabama Live

Carnival comes to town Wednesday night courtesy of Callaghan's

Nora Jane Struthers and the Party Line is a Nashville-based quintet known for bluegrass-influenced Americana rather than pre-Lenten revelry.


Related Topix: Nickel Creek, The Dixie Chicks, Country, Entertainment

Business Journal

PNC: Raleigh on the cusp of becoming music festival destination

Veteran bluegrass musicians Jon Randall and John Jorgenson with the John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band take the City Plaza stage.


Related Topix: Jazz, The Bluegrass Band

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.


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

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.


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

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 .


Related Topix: East Tennessee State University, The Masters

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.


Related Topix: Bill Monroe

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.


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

Tue Aug 26, 2014


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.


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.


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 .


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Related Topix: Nickel Creek


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.


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