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Yesterday | Cybergrass

Legendary Banjo Picker J.D. Crowe on Song of the Mountains

Marion, VA- J.D. Crowe will headline the September 6th concert taping of Song of the Mountains at the Lincoln Theatre in Marion, Virginia.


Related Topix: Bluegrass, Jimmy Martin, Lexington, KY, Tony Rice, Country

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Irish love affair for US country star Skaggs

LEGENDARY US country singer, Ricky Skaggs , said he adores Ireland's rich musical tradition - but admitted he once thought he'd freeze to death at an outdoor summer gig here.


Related Topix: Ireland, Europe, World News, Country, Bluegrass


Ricky Skaggs and Sharon White to Release First Studio Album

On August 4, country and bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs and Sharon White celebrated their 33rd wedding anniversary.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Music!, Crime Movies, Adventure, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Country, Bluegrass

Sat Aug 16, 2014


Good Morning

Good morning, it's Saturday, August 16, the 228th day of 2014. There are 137 days left in the year.


Related Topix: Country, Billy Joe Shaver, Corsicana, TX, Willie Nelson, Patty Loveless, Texas

Sat Aug 09, 2014


Huck Finn Jubilee Fan Site Launched for Longtime Fans

A new Huck Finn Jubilee fan site has been launched called Huck Finn Jubilee Jam .


Related Topix: Ontario (Ontario, CA), Ralph Stanley, Bluegrass, Country, The Oak Ridge Boys, Pam Tillis

Tue Aug 05, 2014


Del McCoury Band, Lee Ann Womack, Keller Williams on Wide Open Bluegrass

To celebrate the 75th birthday of one of the most respected artists in contemporary bluegrass, a special 90-minute set, "Del McCoury Band with special guests Lee Ann Womack and Keller Williams", will take place on Saturday, October 4 during the Wide Open Bluegrass festival.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Keller Williams, Lee Ann Womack, Country, Raleigh, NC, Bluegrass


Concert Review: Bluegrass Legend Ricky Skaggs Dips Into the...

As has been the tradition the past few years, the legendary Ricky Skaggs closed out the Springer Mountain Farms Bluegrass Nights at the Ryman in Nashville on July 31. Along with his ace band, Kentucky Thunder, the performer delivered a set that showcased his love of the tradition of bluegrass music -- and the artists that have gone on before him.


Related Topix: Country, The Stanley Brothers, Bluegrass

Mon Aug 04, 2014


Sold out Ryman Auditorium crowd awestruck by Ricky Skaggs

"You can play anywhere, anywhere in the world. But playing the Ryman is special, it is so special."


Related Topix: Country, Ryman Auditorium

Fri Aug 01, 2014

WKJK-AM Louisville

Creekside Jam Tonight Features Ricky Skaggs

Tickets are still available for tonight's Creekside Jam to support The Parklands of Floyds Fork.


Related Topix: Country

Sat Jul 26, 2014


Boston Summer Arts Weekend highlights

Boston Summer Arts Weekend is officially underway. The free weekend event at Back Bay's Copley Square features a range of musical artists, family and cultural programming, and plenty of food in the neighborhood.


Related Topix: Boston, MA, Country, Music, Entertainment

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Couch Tour Alert | RockyGrass Festival

This weekend the RockyGrass music festival returns to Planet Bluegrass in Lyons, CO boasting a lineup that includes Hot Rize, Alison Krauss & Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas, Ricky Skaggs & Bruce Hornsby with Kentucy Thunder and many others.


Related Topix: Lyons, CO, Country