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  1. The 10 Best Concerts In Houston This Weekend: Buxton, Kongos, Rakim & EPMD, etc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... launch next month at the Continental. CHRIS GRAY Founded in New Jersey in 2001, Railroad Earth is a Northern bluegrass-y band (they use drums) that is now beloved in the Deadhead/jam-band community. That's why their upcoming calendar includes not ...

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  2. James ThompsonRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    It comes as no surprise that Michael Cleveland, nine-time winner of the International Bluegrass Music Association's Fiddler of the Year Award, is considered one of the premier bluegrass musicians of his generation.

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  3. The Best Twin Cities Concerts This Weekend: 1/30-2/1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | City Pages

    ... songwriter, guitarist and bandleader whose interests run to seminal rock 'n' roll, rockabilly, Hill Country blues, bluegrass and gritty country; his inspirations include folks like Charlie Feathers and Gene Vincent. Many of Evans' bands have had a ...

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  4. 5 music pioneers join legendary Austin City Limits Hall of Fame in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | CultureMap

    Lasting influence comes from originality, perseverance and the refusal to compromise your vision. These key characteristics that have made Austin City Limits an institution in music television have also made its next group of Hall of Fame inductees pioneers in the music business.

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  5. Ann Arbor Folk Festival Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Metro Times

    This fundraiser for the Ark is celebrating half a century this year, with this folk fundraiser not far behind, at a healthy 38 years strong.

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  6. 'Snapshots' from Darin & Brooke Aldridge Available Feb 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Cybergrass

    ... a musical outlook that is reverent and dynamic, buoyant yet thoughtful, and deeply in tune with the essence of bluegrass, this new collection delivers pleasing slices of life in song. With Snapshots , Darin & Brooke continue their own tradition of ...

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  7. Out of the Woods: Out of the Woods - Show #251 - 1-30-15, Segment 1Read the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | 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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  8. Behind The Mic with Jim FisherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... main job is as plant manager at Essenhaus Foods in Middlebury, Indiana, he now also co-hosts Down Home , a weekly bluegrass and folk music program on WGCS , a radio station based out of Goshen College in Indiana. The station is largely run by ...

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  9. Bmannzzz Rokk BuzzzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | 104.7 WTUE

    Robert Plant as well as Elvis Costello are featured on bluegrass legend Ralph Stanley's new album 'Ralph Stanley & Friends: Man of Constant Sorrow.' The album, released this past Monday , sees the influential bluegrass artist collaborating with a variety of respected music artists, including Plant, Costello and country stars Dierks Bentley, Lee Ann Womack, Ricky Skaggs and Josh Turner.

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  10. Ryan Shupe brings his very elastic (and very fun) RubberBand to WilliamsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... to people, they sort of look at me like, 'Wha-a-at?' So I just tell people we're kind of like rock and roll and bluegrass, and they say, 'Oh, OK.' " Shupe, 43, started the band while attending Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. He is a fiddler ...

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  11. Seth Avett and Jessica Lea Mayfield cover Elliott SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Seth Avett of The Avett Brothers and singer, songwriter and guitarist Jessia Lea Mayfield have teamed up on a collaboration of cover songs of Elliott Smith, the influential singer-songwriter from Portland, Oregon, who died in 2003 at the age of 34 from stab wounds. Seth Avett & Jessica Lea Mayfield Sing Elliott Smith is out March 17th and features some of Smith's best known songs including "Baby Britain," "Between The Bars," and "Roman Candle," the title song to his debut release in 1994.

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  12. Kaffeeklatsch Bar, a downtown Huntsville institution, closes its doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... musicians and bands from around the country on its small stage. From Billie Holiday's pianist Jerome Hopkins to bluegrass superstar Claire Lynch and rock and roll legend Bonnie Bramlett, many well-known performers played the 'Klatsch along with ...

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  13. Bluegrass Winter Jam bands share common bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | UnionLeader.com

    Jon Cumming of the Jon Cumming Band will perform Saturday in the Bluegrass Winter Jam at the Flying Monkey in Plymouth.

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  14. Julia Mainer passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... 1961 the duo had begun to record again. After Wade Mainer's retirement in 1973, he and Julia began to perform at bluegrass festivals, concentrating on mountain Gospel music with an occasional old and rare secular piece. Richard F. Thompson is a ...

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  15. Rose of Old Kentucky from Darin & BrookeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... number, My Rose of Old Kentucky , with Bobby Hicks on fiddle. John had served as primary author and editor for The Bluegrass Blog from its launch in 2006 until being folded into Bluegrass Today in September of 2011. He continues in that capacity ...

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  16. Top 10 Must-See Minnesota Music Videos This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | City Pages

    To start, here's a brand new video from the Purple One himself, Prince and 3RDEYEGIRL. We've also got new clips from Dem Atlas, Trampled by Turtles, Hyperslob and the Goat Meat Explosion, Chokecherry, and a hilarious and helpful drum tutorial video series featuring Dave King.

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  17. Blairstown bluegrassRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | New Jersey Herald

    Americana's jailbreak from sleepy town squares and the scratchier bands of the AM dial has been a welcome development in American music. And the renegade traditionalists of Mipso -- Jacob Sharp on mandolin, Joseph Terrell on guitar, Wood Robinson on double bass and Libby Rodenbough on fiddle -- are doing their part to take four-part harmony and Appalachian influences into new territory.

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  18. There's room for all forms of bluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | New Jersey Herald

    Danny Paisley has played most of the 14 Pocono Bluegrass and Folk Society Winterfests, first as a member of his father's band -- Bob Paisley and the Southern Grass -- and lately as leader of his own band of the same name. He's witnessed all kinds of offshoots of bluegrass over the years but, with all due respect, he still prefers the traditional music he learned from his father.

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  19. Ralph Stanley cancels Burlington showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Burlington Times News

    The Ralph Stanley & The Clinch Mountain Boys concert scheduled for Feb. 1 at the Paramount Theater, 128 E. Front St., Burlington has been canceled. Ralph Stanley is scheduled to have surgery and will be unable to tour for a few weeks.

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  20. Highly Acclaimed Singer, Songwriter and Musician Michael W. Smith...Read the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... and boasts a state-of-the-art audio and visual system. The venue hosts numerous Country, Contemporary Christian, Bluegrass and Southern Gospel concerts, along with other family-friendly events. The facility can also be rented for corporate events ...

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