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  1. Nickel Creek (and opener Secret Sisters) wow capacity Michigan Theater crowdRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 |

    ... - would he now overshadow his bandmates? Saturday night's program demonstrated that the answer is "no." For as the bluegrass trio (accompanied by Mark Schatz on bass) made their way through a 90+ minute set that sampled from all 4 of the band's past ...


  2. The Avett BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | Denver Westword

    The country is awash in Americana fever as scores of rock-radio favorites dabble in the sounds of yore.


  3. Country star Stuart preserves, celebrates heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 |

    ... but it wouldn't start, and there were two bales of hay in the back," Marty Stuart, laughing, on his 1995 shot of bluegrass legend Bill Monroe. That last role came to him somewhat accidentally. Bluegrass legend Lester Flatt discovered then ...


  4. Time apart made for stronger Nickel CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2014 |

    ... on July 11. 'A Dotted Line' debuted at No. 7 on the all-genre Billboard 200 this spring - a strong showing for a bluegrass album that settled the question of fan interest. They built that fan base for more than a decade before stepping away. ...


  5. Dave Evans Documentary in Search of MemorabiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | Cybergrass

    ... film about singer and songwriter Dave Evans of Eastern Kentucky. The producers are seeking your help. Traditional bluegrass fans have long recognized Dave Evans for what he is: a living legend. Dave is one of the few true triple threats in the genre ...


  6. The Avett Brothers go all the way liveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Fans who come to hear the Avett Brothers this summer expecting the kind of stripped-down, acoustic performances that have long been the folk-rock group's trademark are in for a surprise.


  7. Weekend Edition: Nickel Creek 'Bring It' To The House Of BluesRead the original story

    May 4, 2014 |

    ... and upright bassist Mark Schatz knew the stakes were high. But as soon as the quartet gently slid into the bluegrass waltz, "Rest Of My Life" (the opening to their comeback album, A Dotted Line ) any and all doubts were quickly put aside. The trio's ...


  8.'s fun things to doRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... jazz and blues July 11. WestWend plays country and Americana July 18; The Bearded play old-time country and bluegrass on July 15. Jerry Butler and The Blu-J's play bluegrass, classic country and gospel on Aug. 15. Three-time national guitar champion ...


  9. Spotlight on Peter Rowan: Featured guitarist feels Centrum, class is 'right choice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... dedicated himself to just one thing. Born and raised in Massachusetts, he was charmed by the sound of country and bluegrass music on the radio as a child and soon picked up a guitar with his family's encouragement. He played at record shops with an ...


  10. What is the Future of Broadcast Radio?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Cybergrass

    ... the radio day and night. TV, Ed Sullivan, Malt Shops, and good rock and roll! American Graffiti for real! As for bluegrass, the '60s were Bill Monroe and the Blue Grass Boys, Flatt & Scruggs and many more. Radio was extremely important and the music ...


  11. ArtistWorks & Mandolin Cafe Present "Mando Magic with Mike"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Cybergrass

    ArtistWorks, the leading provider of interactive online music lessons, has teamed up with Mandolin Cafe to present a rare, live online workshop with world-renowned mandolin player, and ArtistWorks Academy of Bluegrass online teaching artist, Mike Marshall.


  12. Time apart strengthens bluegrass trio Nickel CreekRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | Arab Times

    ... Rhode Island. "A Dotted Line" debuted at No 7 on the all-genre Billboard 200 this spring -- a strong showing for a bluegrass album that answered the question about fan interest. They built that fan base for more than a decade before stepping away. ...


  13. Centrum's American Fiddle Tunes fest wraps up today, SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... and Fireworks concert at 7 p.m. Among other artists joining them on the bill will be the Foghorn Stringband and a bluegrass performance by Blaine Sprouse, Peter Rowan and Patrick Sauber. Worldwide fiddle sounds take the stage Saturday for the ...


  14. Chester River Runoff to play at Lewes Canalfront Park July 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Cape Gazette

    The Chester River Runoff band will return to Lewes Canalfront Park for a 7 p.m. performance Thursday, July 10. Chester River Runoff is an original bluegrass band from Maryland's rural Eastern Shore and a returning favorite to Canalfront Park.


  15. Award-winning bands playing Rollo BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | The Guardian

    ... and the band County Clare will be among the acts at the Rollo Bay P.E.I. Old Time Music Festival. The 29th P.E.I. Bluegrass and Old Time Music Festival takes the stage at the festival grounds in Rollo Bay. The festival continues a tradition that ...


  16. Bluegrass festival comes to Queen CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | Home

    The 28th Annual Bluegrass Festival starts Wedneday, July 2nd, at Sally Mountain Park just west of Queen City, and runs through runs through Sunday, July 6th.


  17. Heading south from Cincinnati? Stop at Renfro Valley for Music and more.Read the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 |

    ... complex. Music traditions started here in 1939 by founder John Lair. Classic country, southern gospel and mountain bluegrass music fills their two show theaters March through December of each year. This year marks their 75th anniversary season and ...


  18. America-grass! - Your Essential 4th of July PlaylistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... the list goes on and on. Without the birth of America, who knows if we would have any of these things, including bluegrass! Bluegrass is one of the only true American forms of music. (For proof, read " Bluegrass - America's Music? ") Created by Bill ...


  19. Remedy - Old Crow Medicine ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Watersblogged

    ... through the inspiration of the Memphis Jug Band. "Cumberland River" is a stomping fiddle tune that weds reel to bluegrass to folk blues shuffle in a midtempo stomper. Bluegrass gets its own turn in "8 Dogs 8 Banjos" and "Tennessee Bound," the ...


  20. Perfect PairingsRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | NWAonline

    ... out pretty well for him anyway. One of those things he declined was membership in Union Station, the band behind bluegrass siren Alison Krauss. He knew of Alison Krauss -- initially famous as a child prodigy -- but he passed on the offer. He had ...