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  1. Kelly: As WAMU changes its music offerings, folkie Mary Cliff is gone from the airwavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... future they decided to cut costs and focus the programming on its low-powered sister station 105.5 FM more on bluegrass, "a tradition that also has a very long-standing history in the Washington, D.C., area," he said. "Unfortunately, it meant that ...

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  2. Edgar Meyer: Genre Bending GeniusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Bass Player

    With a new duo album and double concerto, Edgar Meyer advances his virtuosity in classical and bluegrass by exploring rhythm and melody in composition. To begin to understand the brilliant mind of Edgar Meyer, cue up "Why Only One," the first track on his latest duo album with mandolin maestro Chris Thile.

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  3. Cumberland Mountain Music Show sets datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... Center. Dale Ann Bradley and Steve Gulley performed at the Cumberland Mountain Music Show on Dec. 20. Renowned bluegrass artist Steve Gulley will present the acclaimed Cumberland Mountain Music Show Feb. 7 in the Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) ...

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  4. Valentine's Day date ideas: plays, concerts, cooking classes and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... Ave., York. Tickets: $50 and $35. Info: www.thepullocenter.com , 717-505-8900. Wildwood Valley Boys Presents a bluegrass concert, sponsored by Seven Mountains Bluegrass Association. Food will be available for purchase. Membership fee is $12 per ...

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  5. Do you haiku?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    This led me to think that we were overdue for a discussion of the bluegrass haiku as a legitimate poetry form or "school" of poetry . First of all, for those not familiar with the haiku, it's a unique, short form of poetry that originated in Japan.

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  6. Adam Steffey going under the knifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Just like the instruments they play, sometimes bluegrass musicians themselves need a bit of a tune up. Mandolin master Adam Steffey will be headed in soon to try to fix a pesky irritated nerve that has been bothering him recently.

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  7. Pickin' on Whitewater RambleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... original. If anything, Whitewater's version sounds more like Stephen Stills and Chris Hillman during their more bluegrass-inspired moments in the band Manassas. The Colorado quintet - which also features Damon Wood on guitar and vocals, Andy Reiner ...

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  8. Becky Buller and Butch Ross at WoodSongs Coffeehouse Dalton Jan 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Cybergrass

    ... concert is scheduled for Saturday January 31, 2015. Appearing will be the award-winning Becky Buller, an acoustic bluegrass Americana singer songwriter and Butch Ross, talented multi-instrumentalist and singer. Originally from St. James, MN, Becky ...

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  9. Asleep At The Wheel's 'The Girl I Left Behind Me'...Read the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Today Relix is premiering Asleep at the Wheel 's "The Girl I Left Behind Me" with The Avett Brothers from the upcoming Bob Wills tribute album Still The King: Celebrating The Music of Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys. "When [The Avetts] came in the studio they were primed and ready to roll," says Ray Benson, frontman of Asleep at the Wheel .

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  10. A treat, and an educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    Many thanks to Dick Bowden of New England and Bluegrass Today for a feature on banjo legend Butch Robins and a series of videos he has made with Radford University in Virginia. This adds up to several hours of Butch talking to the camera, and every minute is worth it.

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  11. Bluegrass Legend Dr. Ralph Stanley Teams With Cracker Barrel for 'Man of Constant Sorrow'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Billboard

    Cracker Barrel Old Country Store has just partnered up with Bluegrass legend Dr. Ralph Stanley for the new collection Man of Constant Sorrow: Ralph Stanley & Friends, and the singer told Billboard that he's very humbled to be working with the Lebanon, Tenn.-based restaurant chain. "I like Cracker Barrel," Stanley said.

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  12. Punch Brothers, Pokey LaFarge, Shook Twins, and John Moreland coming to Fayetteville Roots FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Fayetteville Flyer

    The lineup for the sixth annual Fayetteville Roots Festival wasn't supposed to be released until Sunday, Feb. 1, but apparently organizers of the event couldn't contain their excitement any longer. The festival has been releasing artists one at a time over the past few days via their Facebook page , and some pretty impressive names have already been announced.

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  13. Robert Earl Keen Takes Bluegrass Music Where It's Never Been BeforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Country Weekly

    During a live show or on one of his 18 albums, master raconteur Robert Earl Keen is apt to take a hiatus mid-song to share an anecdote. And that's precisely what he did during "The Bluegrass Widow" on his 1988 sophomore record, The Live Album .

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  14. Butch Robins, video starRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... lot on his mind and he doesn't mind sharing. In 2003 he published What I Know 'Bout What I Know about his life as bluegrass musician, and his fascinationa noa obsession with Bill Monroe. It was informative, and blunt. But apparently he had a lot ...

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  15. Your 'cheat sheet' to 2015 Ann Arbor Folk Fest artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... "Cover Me Up," "Live Oak," "Super 8," "Alabama Pines," "Codeine." Yonder Mountain String Band: Colorado-based bluegrass group (though founding members Dave Johnston and Jeff Austin originally met in Urbana, Illinois and played in a group called The ...

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  16. Blue Highway @Randy Wood's Pickin' ParlorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Connect Savannah

    FOR twenty years, Blue Highway has been blazing the trail for innovative, influential bluegrass, using the framework of classic bluegrass as a template. The talented Tennessee five-piece, comprised of vocalist/guitarist Tim Stafford, dobro player Rob Ickes, vocalist/mandolin/fiddle player Shawn Lane, bassist/vocalist Wayne Taylor, and banjoist/mandolinist/vocalist Jason Burleson, have performed in the bands of giants like Alison Krauss & Union Station, Ricky Skaggs, Doyle Lawson, and more.

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  17. Ronnie WelbernRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Seals of West Kentucky. 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. After ...

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  18. Country Gent Bill Yates has DiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Cybergrass

    One of bluegrass music's favorite artists, Bill Yates, 78, passed away yesterday after being hospitalized earlier. One says a bulb burns brightest before it goes out and this was the case with Bill Yates.

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  19. Helms' bluegrass hangover doesn't endRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The Bluegrass Situation SuperJam hosted by Ed Helms featuring the Lonesome Trio, Dierks Bentley, Sarah Jarosz, Lake Street Dive, The Black Lillies, The Lone Bellow, The Avett Brothers, Robert Ellis, Bryan Sutton, Danny Clinch, and Dave Johnston of YMSB performed at the 2014 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee. When Ed Helms did the "Hangover" movies, it seemed the oddest, most unlikely thing about him was that he actually is missing a front tooth.

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  20. 'Too Late for Goodbyes' New Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper SingleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Cybergrass

    Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper announce a new single from their latest album, On Down the Line . "Too Late for Goodbyes" is a hard-driving bluegrass take on the Julian Lennon hit from 1984.

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