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  1. Out of the Woods: Out of the Woods - Show #237 - 10-23-14, Segment 1Read the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... and wood, mostly acoustic program featuring some of the best new and established artists from the worlds of folk, bluegrass, singer-songwriters, alt.country, Americana, classic country, old-time, Celtic, and everything that falls in between. The ...

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  2. Grammy winner Bela Fleck and wife Abigail Washburn are partners in pickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Morning Call

    Ten years after starting a romantic partnership, bluegrass and banjo luminaries Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn have begun an artistic union as well. The couple is crisscrossing the country in a bus equipped with a bunk for their 16-month-old son Juno, and plan to stop at Kutztown University's Schaeffer Auditorium on Oct. 28. This month, they released a self-titled debut album that already has soared to the top spot on Billboard's bluegrass charts and the Top 10 in the folk category.

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  3. Twin Cities music notes: Big ups to Tiny DeathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Star Tribune

    As her former Chalice bandmates Lizzo and Sophia Eris got swept up in their whirlwind year - yep, another U.K. tour next week - . Their debut EP blends the ethereal elegance of Beach House with the edgy electro-vibes of Crystal Castles and heartache-haunted lyrics.

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  4. Hard Working Americans' rockumentary has local flavorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Daily Camera

    Scenes from the Hard Working Americans' December debut at the Boulder Theater dominate Justin Kreutzmann's "The First Waltz." In the middle of "The First Waltz," a new rockumentary about the Hard Working Americans, singer Todd Snider lays down a vocal track for the song "Wrecking Ball" by Gillian Welch and David Rawlings.

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  5. Festival Fever: Lake Placid Bluegrass Jam on SaturdayRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Nippertown!

    The inaugural Lake Placid Bluegrass Jam takes place at the Olympic Center's 1932 Rink in Lake Placid on Saturday with a solid line-up of both traditional and contemporary bluegrass artists on two stages throughout the day, including headliners Sam Bush and the Del McCoury Band . Tickets are $55 & $80 in advance; $65 & $90 at the door.

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  6. Rod Smith to Kevin Prater BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    The Kevin Prater Band has announced Rod Smith as the newest member of the group. He will play both banjo and reso-guitar with the traditional bluegrass outfit based in Kentucky.

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  7. Sierra Hull at Next StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    Twilight Music and Next Stage Arts Project present International Bluegrass Music Association award-winning mandolin prodigy Sierra Hull at Next Stage on Sunday, Oct. 26 at 7:30 p.m. Sierra Hull is a leading light in the new generation of bluegrass musicians. Her phenomenal mandolin playing, eloquent vocals and musical maturity well beyond her years have drawn comparisons to Alison Krauss.

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  8. John Denver to posthumously receive Walk of Fame Star ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | LA Daily News

    John Denver will posthumously receive the 2,531st star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Friday, honoring a more than 30-year recording career which included such memorable songs as “Rocky Mountain High” and “Thank God I'm A Country Boy.” Denver's son, Zak Deutschendorf, and his daughter, Jesse Belle Denver, will accept the star at the 11:30 a.m. ceremony at 7065 Hollywood Blvd. The band Trampled by Turtles will perform an acoustic version of Denver's song “Annie's Song.” The ceremony coincides with the opening of a monthlong exhibition of Denver's photographs at the Substrate Gallery in Hollywood, “Sweet, Sweet Life: The Photographic Works of John Denver.” Born Henry John Deutschendorf Jr. on Dec. 31, 1943, in Roswell, New Mexico, Denver began his artistic journey when he was given his grandmother's guitar when he was 11 years old.

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  9. Folk Studies: Yonder Mountain Harvest Fest 2014 RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Fayetteville Free Weekly

    ... their Friday night set with their rendition of HBO's "Game of Thrones" theme song. So you could say folk and bluegrass is defined by the banjo, acoustic guitar, vocal harmonies, mandolin, fiddle and the upright bass, possibly keys. You might find ...

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  10. Aoife O'Donovan, Noam Pikelny Team on 'Don't That Road Look Rough and Rocky'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    After charting parallel careers with occasional intersections, the roots musicians Aoife O'Donovan and Noam Pikelny are joining forces for a tour this fall. Speakeasy today premieres a video of the pair performing the bluegrass classic "Don't That Road Look Rough and Rocky."

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  11. Don't Be 'Heartbroke' Because You Didn't Hear GRAMMY Winner Ricky Skaggs Perform at Mill TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | PR Log

    ... Friday, Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m. EST. Skaggs has won 14 Grammy Awards during his 55 years in the music industry. The Bluegrass band Bullsboro will open for Skaggs. Mill Town Music Hall focuses on wholesome, family-friendly music and events and is ...

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  12. Huck Finn Jubilee Announces New Dates for 2015 and BeyondRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | PRWeb

    The popular summer jam and bluegrass fest will be held annually on the second weekend in June to allow for easier planning and better access to top headline performers, the Greater Ontario CVB announced. enhances our ability to secure the world-class jam and bluegrass talent that our fans have come to expect.

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  13. Watchung Arts Center presents 3 Stones on Nov. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    Inspired by many genres such as bluegrass, folk, jazz, blues, and country, 3Stones perform great original songs and a variety of covers that may take you by surprise. Former members of the popular local band, String Fever, Peter Becker, Bruce Jepson and Sandy Joren play a range of music from Bill Monroe to Emerson, Lake and Palmer, along with plenty of good stuff in between, all done in their own way with sweet harmonies, heart, soul and fun.

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  14. Death of CU-Boulder student George Graham ruled suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Colorado Daily

    ... his freshman or sophomore season instead of the middle of his senior year. Larry Keel twice has won the Telluride Bluegrass Festival guitar competition. He and Will Lee first found success together in bluegrass band Magraw Gap, which won the band ...

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  15. John Denver To Be Honoured With Walk Of Fame Star 17 Years After His DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    Beloved singer/songwriter John Denver is to be honoured posthumously with the 2,531st star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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  16. Live Chat Replay: Troy Renck answers your Broncos-49ers questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Daily Camera

    ... his freshman or sophomore season instead of the middle of his senior year. Larry Keel twice has won the Telluride Bluegrass Festival guitar competition. He and Will Lee first found success together in bluegrass band Magraw Gap, which won the band ...

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  17. Advance news of 16th Shannonside Winter Music Weekend, 15-19 Jan. 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    ... jazz with seventy events in fifteen venues in Bunratty village and Sixmilebridge. The list of bands booked for the bluegrass section is impressive: Special Consensus (USA) [ see photo above ] Niall Toner Band JigJam Cool Hand Dukes (country/ blues) ...

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  18. Black Hawk helicopter lands at Longmont's Blue Mountain ElementaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | LongmontFYI

    ... his freshman or sophomore season instead of the middle of his senior year. Larry Keel twice has won the Telluride Bluegrass Festival guitar competition. He and Will Lee first found success together in bluegrass band Magraw Gap, which won the band ...

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  19. Medical examiner: Joan Rivers died of low blood oxygenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Colorado Daily

    ... his freshman or sophomore season instead of the middle of his senior year. Larry Keel twice has won the Telluride Bluegrass Festival guitar competition. He and Will Lee first found success together in bluegrass band Magraw Gap, which won the band ...

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  20. Here's a New Run Boy Run SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Tucson Weekly

    Run Boy Run are getting ready to release their new album "Something to Someone," co-produced by Ryan Hadlock, who also worked on the Lumineers record at the end of the month, so they're teasing their fans with preview tracks scattered around the internet. Today, you get the chance to hear "Spin a Golden Thread," a song with harmonies about as lovely as anything I've heard recently.

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