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Friday Apr 18 | Rex Hammock's Weblog

Why Should the Fire Die?

Six years ago at the Ryman , I shot this grainy video of Nickel Creek 's last song of their last stop of their farewell concert tour.


Related Topix: Bluegrass

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Alabama Live

Nickel Creek Breaks a Seven-Year Hiatus at the Alabama Theatre

This is not to say that a genre like bluegrass has ever been un cool, of course.


Related Topix: Bluegrass, Alabama, The Avett Brothers, Entertainment


Nickel Creek celebrates 25 years with stop in Savannah

It also is their return to performing as a group. The band decided to take a break in 2007 to pursue individual interests.


Related Topix: Bluegrass, Savannah, GA

Mon Apr 14, 2014

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.


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

Thu Apr 10, 2014


Get Ready for Record Store Day 2014

April 19th is Record Store Day!! As a vinyl lover who appreciates the LP format and the newer "heavy vinyl" format, this day has special meaning for us.


Related Topix: Bluegrass, The Osborne Brothers

Wed Apr 09, 2014

WMGI-FM Terre Haute

'Frozen' tops Billboard album chart for fourth con...

"Frozen," the soundtrack to Disney's $1 billion grossing animated film, spent its fourth consecutive week atop the Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday, edging Australian pop rock band 5 Seconds of Summer for the top spot.


Related Topix: Idina Menzel, Perfect, Pop/Rock, Album, Chevelle, Bluegrass

Tue Apr 08, 2014


Review: Brad Mehldau and Chris Thile break musical molds

Classifying music into categories is a job usually undertaken by record companies, music retailers, critics and other interested bystanders.


Related Topix: Brad Mehldau, Jazz, Bluegrass, Music, Entertainment

Park Record

Jay Meehan: Splendor on the grass

The closer you look at the lineup the Park City Performing Arts Foundation released last week for their Big Stars, Bright Nights outdoor concert series at Deer Valley, the more interesting it gets.


Related Topix: Trampled by Turtles, Bluegrass, Chris Thile, Country, Reality TV, Entertainment, Nashville, Television, Park City, UT, Opinion

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Sunday Herald

Nickel Creek, A Dotted Line

My, how they've grown. Mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile and the Watkins siblings - fiddler Sara and guitarist Sean - served as Nickel Creek from their preteens to their early 20s, and even latterly were regarded as precocious kids who had taken bluegrass to previously unimagined lengths while keeping a firm hold on the tradition.


Related Topix: Bluegrass

Fri Apr 04, 2014

CBC News

Tom Power's picks: Nickel Creek, Nicole Atkins, Aloe Blacc

Bluegrass prodigies, "desert disco" rock and a soulful artist's reworking of a hit dance track take the spotlight in CBC host Tom Power's weekly look at new music.


Related Topix: Nicole Atkins, Bluegrass

Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Bluegrass Blog

Nickel Creek on The Tonight Show

Nickel Creek opened up their reunion tour last night, performing live on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon .


Related Topix: Bluegrass

Wed Apr 02, 2014


Review & Photos | The Infamous Stringdusters | New York

Broadly speaking, Yonder Mountain String Band, Railroad Earth, Punch Brothers, Leftover Salmon, Uncle Earl, Nickel Creek, Cornmeal, Greensky Bluegrass - and host of others - are all thriving, or re-emerging, or re-inventing.


Related Topix: Bluegrass, Railroad Earth, Yonder Mountain String Band, Sam Bush, Bela Fleck

The Bluegrass Blog

Nickel Creek Comes Back Strong

The 10-song project and tour is the band's first since taking what was called "an indefinite hiatus" in 2007.


Related Topix: Bluegrass

Mon Mar 31, 2014


A Dotted Line - Nickel Creek

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from A Dotted Line by Nickel Creek, download iTunes now.


Related Topix: Bluegrass, Online Music, California, Chris Thile, Country

Sun Mar 30, 2014


Now Playing Onstage in Delaware - Week of 3/30/2014

NORA JANE STRUTHERS & THE PARTY LINE The Grand Wilmington 4/4-4/4/2014 Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line are a traveling Carnival of acoustic Americana.


Related Topix: P&O Cruises, Cruise Lines, The Dixie Chicks, Country, Bluegrass, Hip-Hop, Cake, Life, Dessert, Food, Baked Goods, Alice in Wonderland, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, Musical Movies

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Martinsburg Journal

Carnival' Party

Submitted photo Nora Jane Struthers and The Party Line perform at the Weinberg Center for the Arts on Thursday, April 3 at 7:30 p.m. The high energy, Nashville-based quintet perform Struthers' original story-songs with tight, three-part harmonies, fiddle, claw-hammer banjo, acoustic guitar, bass, and drums.


Related Topix: Bluegrass, The Dixie Chicks, Country

Wed Mar 26, 2014


Hear Me Out: George Michael, Nickel Creek

Those personal woes, the drugs, the health problems - the toll all that's taken on George Michael's voice must be immense, right? Wrong.


Related Topix: Bluegrass

Mon Mar 24, 2014

The Oregonian

Jay Z disses Drake, hear Nickel Creek's new album: music notes

Jay Z stunts on Drake: After Drake complained Hov's "Magna Carta Holy Grail" found the MC rapping too much about art, the mogul showed up on Jay Electronica's "We Made It" remix with a retort: "Sorry Mrs. Drizzy for so much art talk/Silly me, rappin' 'bout s*** that I really bought."


Related Topix: Rap, Jay-Z, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Bluegrass, Music, Entertainment

Sun Mar 23, 2014

WNYC-AM New York

First Listen: Nickel Creek, 'A Dotted Line'

"I think we're more grown-up now, to use an extremely childlike term," the violinist Sara Watkins recently told a reporter who asked what had changed in the eight years since Nickel Creek - the trio of Watkins, guitarist Sean Watkins and mandolinist Chris Thile - released a studio album.


Related Topix: Bluegrass, North Sea, NY, Chris Thile, Country