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  1. FitzGerald's Welcomes Winner of Telluride Bluegrass Festival CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Patch.com

    Buzz is growing about this highly-talented Colorado group. From Trout Steak Revival's beginning as an informal jamming unit during treks through the Front Range, this Denver-based roots quintet has evolved into one of Colorado's most tightly knit bluegrass bands.

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  2. Dolly Parton's 'Dollywood Celebrates Turning 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | ACC TOP 40

    ... and much more. Guests can escape around the world without leaving the heart of the Smokies. Dollywood's Barbeque & Bluegrass (May 23- June 7) launches the unofficial start of summer on Memorial Day weekend and combines the tastiest barbeque in the ...

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  3. Music Review: Ralph Stanley & Friends: Man of Constant SorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | UnionLeader.com

    ... you can pick up Ralph Stanley's latest CD. On "Man of Constant Sorrow," named after Stanley's signature song, the bluegrass icon teams up with an eclectic group of artists for a collection of duets, backed by the Clinch Mountain Boys. Whether he is ...

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  4. 'Still The King': A Tribute To An Icon Of Western SwingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | WGBH

    Ray Benson and his band, the Grammy-winning country outfit Asleep at the Wheel, have long been stewards of the sound co-pioneered by Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys. "The essence of the Bob Wills sound, and the reason he picked and did what he did, is that it was dance music - period."

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  5. Sammy Shelor on life, music, and banjosRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    Just over a month ago the BIB was delighted to learn of the video series 'Butch Robins presents - Blue Grass music, its origin and development as a unique and creative art form' . We're now delighted to learn from Bluegrass Today that Bud Bennett of Radford University, VA, has made available nearly two further hours of talk and music by another banjo-player from the Old Dominion, under the title 'Sammy Shelor talks about life, music, and banjos'.

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  6. Dollywood to Celebrate 30th Anniversary With Six Festivals and MoreRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and much more. Guests can escape around the world without leaving the heart of the Smokies. Dollywood's Barbeque & Bluegrass (May 23- June 7) launches the unofficial start of summer on Memorial Day weekend and combines the tastiest barbeque in the ...

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  7. Listen at work at 10am and 2pm for your chance to go to either Bottlerock or TellurideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | KBCO.com

    Listen to 97.3 KBCO while you are at work every day this week at 10am and 2pm for your chance to win a trip to either BottleRock Music Festival or the Telluride Bluegrass Festival. Listen for the cue to call at 10am and qualify for the grand prize with a pair of tickets to see The Avett Brothers at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on July 12. One listener will get a trip for two to BottleRock Festival Napa Valley , featuring Imagine Dragons, Foster the People, Michael Franti and Spearhead, Robert Plant and more, from May 29-31 in Napa Valley, California, courtesy of Interscope Records.

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  8. Award-Winning Lonesome River Band To Perform At Bristol Bluegrass Spring FestRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | Mi2n

    Website: http://www.lonesomeriverband.com Lonesome River Band will perform Saturday, March 28 at the 1st Annual Bristol Bluegrass Spring Fest to be held at the Holiday Inn Hotel and Convention Center in Bristol, Virginia. The two day event take place March 27 and 28. Tickets are: Two-Day Early Bird Tickets $50; Gate: Friday $30, Saturday $35; Kids 12 and under free.

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  9. Watch Adam Hood's Road-Weary New Video 'Way Too Long'Read the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... Alabama music stalwart Rick Carter. Carter, who played in the Seventies harmony-rich band Telluride and, later, bluegrass trio Rollin' in the Hay, now hosts an Internet radio show in which he pays tribute to Alabama artists. "Rick is the guy who has ...

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  10. Rocky Top comes to Rocky Top, TNRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... song as an anthem. In that vein, one of their first endeavors has been to put together the First Annual Rocky Top Bluegrass Festival , scheduled to run April 24-25 at the George Templin Memorial Athletic Field on Main Street. The mayor, Mike Lovely, ...

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  11. Seasons of Fun Await Guests During Dollywood's 30th Anniversary CelebrationRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and much more. Guests can escape around the world without leaving the heart of the Smokies. Dollywood's Barbeque & Bluegrass (May 23- June 7) launches the unofficial start of summer on Memorial Day weekend and combines the tastiest barbeque in the ...

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  12. Blake Johnson back in the hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... next weekend's show at the Sertoma Youth Ranch in Florida. 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 here, ...

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  13. The Like List: Celebrate St. Patrick's Day a few days late at the Leprechaun Leap in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Alabama Live

    On Saturday morning, you can still celebrate the wearing of the green while you get your running grove on at the first Leprechaun Leap , a 5K run/walk that benefits Easter Seals of the Birmingham Area. The 5K starts at 8 a.m. at The Preserve in Hoover, and the family fun 1-miler begins at 8:30.

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  14. Shock-rocker Marilyn Manson to play ShowboxRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... now behind 'Similar Skin,' which hit No. 49 on the Billboard 200 upon its release last year. The octane-fueled bluegrass act is the latest act from Chris Thile, the skilled mandolin player who first found success with the band Nickel Creek. O K G o ...

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  15. Arts NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    Gaelic singer Julie Fowlis has been shortlisted in the Best Artist category of the Songlines Magazine Music Awards, one of two Scottish nominations for the annual awards, now in their seventh year, alongside Salsa Celtic, who are up for the Cross-Cultural Collaboration award for their The Tall Islands album. Gaelic singer Julie Fowlis has been shortlisted in the Best Artist category of the Songlines Magazine Music Awards, one of two Scottish nominations for the annual awards, now in their seventh year, alongside Salsa Celtic, who are up for the Cross-Cultural Collaboration award for their The Tall Islands album.

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  16. ProgramRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | KLRN-TV San Antonio

    And when your friends include the likes of Alison Krauss, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Bela Fleck, and James Taylor , you know you're in for something really special.

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  17. Lib at Large: IJ Lobby Lounge celebrates first anniversary of video concerts by young Marin musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... It showed how seriously young performers are taking this opportunity. For example, on the morning Marin Academy's bluegrass group Blue Yonder was scheduled to play, one member of the band broke an arm in a bike crash and another was lost to a ...

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  18. Earl Scruggs director attends intensive class in NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Star Online

    Leadership Bluegrass is an intensive, three-day program focused on interactive learning and networking experiences that invite participants to examine the challenges and opportunities facing the bluegrass music industry, along with leadership development.

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  19. Sandy Ridge School - bluegrass since 1948Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... NC was just such a school, one that has also served as the site for what must surely be the longest running bluegrass concert series in history. Though the shows are now held at the elementary school on the same site, they have held bluegrass shows ...

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  20. Autrey Mill Unplugged Concert Series Returns March 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Patch.com

    Folk and bluegrass singer and story-teller Kathy Reed is the featured artist at the March 28 installment of the Autrey Mill Unplugged concert series. Reed, a native of Georgia with deep roots in east Tennessee, has toured the U.S. and Europe and has opened for many legendary performers, including Tony Rice, Peter Rowan, Claire Lynch, Patty Loveless and the Steep Canyon Rangers.

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