Roland White, Blake Williams Celebrate a Century Of Lester Flatt at MerleFest
Sparta, TN -- Former members of Lester Flatt & the Nashville Grass, Roland White and Blake Williams, are set to honor the legendary singer and songwriter on Saturday, May 26th at MerleFest in Wilkesboro, NC with their special presentation of "100 Years Of Lester Flatt."
All About Jazz
EVENT: Jazz Arts Group Presents Brass and Grass Feat. New Basics...
The Jazz Arts Group's 2013-14 Inside Track season finale heats up the Lincoln Theatre stage with an ear-bending collaboration of funky New Orleans jazz and bluegrass when local favorites New Basics Brass Band and The Relentless Mules join forces on stage for "Brass & Grass" on Saturday, April 26. Taste how the common ingredients of gospel, blues, ... (more)
Don Rigsby & David Thom Recording New Duet Project
Don Rigsby and David Thom are currently in the studio working on a duet recording that will feature some very different material for both of these musicans.
The Bluegrass Blog
Gladys Flatt passes
Gladys Flatt passed away on Monday at NHC Healthcare of Sparta, Tennessee. She was 98 years old.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
The Midnight Coal Co. conveys traditional bluegrass sound
There's a brand new bluegrass band coming to town. It brings a "high lonesome sound" reminiscent of the traditional bluegrass music of the Bill Monroe era.
In the summer of 1950 in York County, Pennsylvania, Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys are in town to play a show at a local drive-in.
On this day: March 28
Scruggs, along with his guitarist partner Lester Flatt, helped shape the sound of 20th-century country music.
John Cowan with Compass Records set for 1st Album in 4 Years
John Cowan, one of the most legendary voices in roots music, has signed to Compass Records with a new album slated for an early summer release.