Friday Dec 6
The Bluegrass Blog
Time to give back to Tony Rice
One of the things that newly-minted bluegrass fans often mention after their first encounters is the informal and accessible relationship between the artists and their fans.
She's Got the Bass-and the Beat! [Strings]
Bluegrass-music great Missy Raines delivers the lowdown on holding down the bluegrass bottom At a bluegrass festival in Camp Springs, North Carolina, a group of preteen children watched a performance by the Bluegrass Alliance, which included boundarypushing "new grass" virtuosos Sam Bush, mandolin, and Tony Rice, guitar.
Learn to Play Bluegrass with Guitar World's New DVD, '20 Essential Bluegrass Licks'
Learn to play in the styles of Doc Watson, Tony Rice, Clarence White, Lester Flatt and more of your favorite bluegrass guitarists! This lick pack will teach you standard strum accompaniment patterns in the keys of C and G, alternating bass lines, walk-ups, hammer-on and pull-off embellishments, flatpicking melodies, banjo-style forward and backward ... (more)
Balsam Range's Marc Pruett Remembers Hall of Fame Inductee Paul Warren
Nashville, TN --- In the wake of winning Album of the Year at the IBMA awards, Balsam Range's banjo player Marc Pruett paused at a table backstage which held the plaques for Hall of Fame inductees Tony Rice and Paul Warren.