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  1. Singer-songwriter Valentine Releases Single 'Christmas Eve'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Mi2n

    ... out of humility to 'the big storyteller and designer.' He goes on to explain, 'This is where the world's first bluegrass festival took place. It's called Watermelon Park and it's right on the river. The story goes that Bill Monroe started the ...

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  2. America from the Ground UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | KQED

    Join series host archaeological adventurer Dr. Monty Dobson as he explores the hidden stories of America's frontiers. From searching for North America's lost civilization, to exploring the forts and posts of the French Fur Trade, to digging for clues to the hidden story of America's two revolutions, America From The Ground Up is history like you've never seen it before! Centuries before Columbus arrived America was home to the towns and cities of a thriving Native American Civilization.

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  3. Robert Plant exclusive: "I don't want to be stuck in the '70s or the '80s"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Salon

    ... to the American roots rock of 2002's "Dreamland" and 2007's "Raising Sand." The latter, a collaboration with bluegrass artist Alison Krauss, went multiplatinum and won approximately all the Grammys. Plant could easily have settled into a career as a ...

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  4. Planet Bluegrass Announces 2015 RockyGrass LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Cybergrass

    A week ago Planet Bluegrass finished up their biggest week of ticket sales ever. Thanks to Festivarians around the world for your patience and persistence through what can be a stressful time.

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  5. Professional landscaper's tips on winter watering your gardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... but unless we have a significant snow storm, I recommend that people water every week or every ten to 15 days." Bluegrass lawns go dormant and typically will come back even after a dry winter. But trees, shrubs and perennials might not survive ...

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  6. Musical lineup for Apres Avon series announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Vail Daily News

    ... craft brews, cocktails, food and performance art. The inaugural Apres Avon event was held Dec. 5 and featured bluegrass sensation Tim Carbone from Railroad Earth with the Grant Farm. Apres Avon will include 2015 official mascots and cheerleaders, ...

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  7. Country Christmas at Las PalmasRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | Progress Times

    ... Kerrville, Texas resident has been in the music industry for three decades, and he'll be releasing his first-ever bluegrass record in February 2015, titled Happy Prisoners: The Bluegrass Sessions. The cover-tune album will span about 100 years of ...

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  8. At 93, Doug Mayes still finds hope in tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... I was determined to be there," Mayes said. The young musician was born into a musical family. Mayes' father played bluegrass fiddle and his twin brother played the five-string banjo. "My uncle lived a half-mile away and we lived in an old log house ...

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  9. Tour Dates | The Avett Brothers Add More 2015 DatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | JamBase

    The new dates include a visit to Bank of NH Pavilion at Meadowbrook in Gilford, New Hampshire on June 12 and to Brewery Ommegang in Cooperstown, New York on June 13. John Prine has been tapped to open both shows. Prine will also open for one of the three Red Rocks shows The Avetts will play in July.

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  10. DePue Brothers Band at Campanile Dec. 19Read the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | Lakeland Times

    The highly respected and multi-talented DePue Brothers Band will brighten the holiday stage with their show, "A Magical Grassical Christmas," Friday, Dec. 19, 7 p.m., at The Campanile Center, 131 W. Milwaukee St., in Minocqua. The concert will incorporate many songs from their CD, "When It's Christmas Time," which combines their classical roots with bluegrass, jazz, rock, fusion and more.

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  11. New Play 'Soldier's Christmas' Commemorates World War I Christmas TruceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... along the Western Front. Soldier's Christmas was a finalist in the Kentucky Theatre Association Roots of the Bluegrass New Play Contest. Paradis received a 2014 Kentucky New Play Series Award for his play SUNNY SIDE and his play Footprints of the ...

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  12. The Avett Brothers to play Brewery Ommegang in Cooperstown in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2013 | The Post-Standard

    The Avett Brothers will play at the brewery on Saturday, June 13, 2015. Opening for the band is singer-songwriter John Prine.

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  13. First Norris Creek Pig Pickin' Bluegrass & BBQ Festival AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Cybergrass

    The 1st Annual Norris Creek Pig Pickin' Bluegrass & BBQ Festival is coming this July 4th weekend! Come hear that old familiar twang, in the tradition of Bill Monroe, Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs and so many other legendary performers. Come hear today's Bluegrass stars, such as Ricky Skaggs and Doyle Lawson picking away at beautiful Norris Creek Entertainment Complex in Louisburg, NC.

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  14. In concert, Sturgill Simpson's 'Metamodern' country sounds timelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Star Tribune

    The Kentucky-bred, baritone-voiced neo-twang star finally made it to Minneapolis on Thursday just as his May release, "Metamodern Sounds in Country Music," is starting to show up on year-end lists as one of the best albums of 2014. His very sold-out show Thursday at the Fine Line also turned out to be one of the best local concerts of the year.

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  15. Whiskey Shivers, Blackwater Thieves, Zarinah & The Zaratans rocking Tuscaloosa this...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Alabama Live

    TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Part of Tuscaloosa will travel to Atlanta this weekend to cheer on the Alabama Crimson Tide football team in the SEC Championship Game, but those sticking around have some terrific music options. Even if you make that trip and come back on Sunday, Druid City Brewing Company has a treat in store for bluegrass fans with the Austin-based Whiskey Shivers returning to Tuscaloosa for the [Live at the Brewery!] series at 7 p.m. before heading to New Orleans on Monday.

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  16. Worth a LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    This week, check out Sing and Play the Bing, Gallery House Palo Alto, and bluegrass performers Dale Ann Bradley and Steve Gully. Multicultural appreciation takes center stage at Stanford's Bing Concert Hall Saturday, Dec. 6, in an evening of performances by three Bay Area-based groups: Peninsula Women's Chorus, Chinese Performing Arts of America and Tezkatlipoka Aztec Dance and Drum.

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  17. Sturgill Simpson is a Master of Country Music PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | City Pages

    ... to his resignation. The point that epitomized this most last night was his version of the Stanley Brothers' bluegrass standard "Medicine Springs." The song, the type of unrelatable country ballad that focuses on love, incarceration, and the death of ...

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  18. Behind The Mic with Daniel MullinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    There was little doubt that Daniel Mullins would one day host a radio show. While he might be best known to Bluegrass Today readers for his album reviews, holiday playlists, and other, often-humorous, contributions here, he is also a third-generation broadcaster.

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  19. This week's A&E highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Mountain View Voice

    This week, check out Sing and Play the Bing, Gallery House Palo Alto, and bluegrass performers Dale Ann Bradley and Steve Gully. Multicultural appreciation takes center stage at Stanford's Bing Concert Hall Saturday, Dec. 6, in an evening of performances by three Bay Area-based groups: Peninsula Women's Chorus, Chinese Performing Arts of America and Tezkatlipoka Aztec Dance and Drum.

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  20. Out of the Woods: Out of the Woods - Show #243 - 12-6-14, Segment 1Read the original story

    Dec 4, 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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