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  1. Out of the Woods: Out of the Woods - Show #250 - 1-23-15, Segment 1Read the original story

    Jan 21, 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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  2. Peterborough: Return to rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    The Peterborough Folk Music Society brings an old favorite back into town for their upcoming show this Saturday: Folk staple Jonathan Edwards. Edwards is no stranger to the town of Peterborough.

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  3. Dates, lineup announced for Huck Finn JubileeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Hesperia Star

    Organizers of the Huck Finn Jubilee Bluegrass Music Festival announced some nationally headlining bluegrass names will be on stage for the annual three-day event. Cucamonga-Guasti Regional Park in Ontario will be the site for the event June 12 to 14, when thousands of bluegrass and jamgrass fans arrive to partake in a family-friendly festival that celebrates traditional music, education, activities and the evolution of bluegrass music.

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  4. Paul McCartney 2012 MusiCares Person of the Year Tribute Arriving on DVD and Blu-ray in MarchRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    In February of 2012, Paul McCartney was saluted by an eclectic all-star cast of performers at the Recording Academy's annual MusiCares Person of the Year gala. Now, a video featuring highlights from the tribute event is scheduled to be released on DVD and Blu-ray on March 24 .

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  5. Issue January 21, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | LEO Weekly

    For this "Books of the Bluegrass" feature, LEO asked the staff at Carmichael's Bookstore to pick their favorite must reads by Kentucky writers. The result - from Robert Penn Warren's classic tobacco war novel "Night Rider" to Tania James' "The Tusk that Did the Damage" - is a sampling of fiction and Continued After releasing the nominees for this year's Oscars, the Academy Awards has come under heavy fire for its lack of diversity among the nominees.

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  6. Alan Munde and Bill Evans revel in the banjo's new golden ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Georgia Straight

    ... dimmed is obvious when he discusses his impending tour with his fellow banjoist Alan Munde, who cut his teeth with bluegrass legend Jimmy Martin, moved on to country-rock pioneers the Flying Burrito Brothers, and then helped create the "newgrass" ...

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  7. Keystone's Winter Bluegrass Weekend stars Sierra Hull and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Summit Daily News

    On Friday, Jan. 23, catch familiar favorites such as Summit County's Local Folk, The Pine Beatles and Colorado's own tempo-kicking band the Railsplitters, pictured here, as part of the fourth-annual Winter Bluegrass Weekend at Warren Station in Keystone. Sierra Hull, with Justin Moses, will headline two days of music at the fourth-annual Winter Bluegrass Weekend at Warren Station in Keystone.

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  8. Railroad Earth Premier Live at Red Rocks DVD With Acoustic Set at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | 303 Magazine

    Flash back to August: it was a warm and breezy night at Red Rocks. First, it was the Wood Brothers. Then Greensky Bluegrass. And next, Railroad Earth played a spectacular and meandering show. They took us on a joyful journey with their bold and sweet ...

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  9. 'Really interesting retail' a possibility at former Crossroads building in downtown...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Alabama Live

    The vacant former Crossroads Music Hall building in downtown Huntsville could be converted into retail space at some point in 2015. Downtown Huntsville Inc. CEO Chad Emerson said a developer who he declined to identify is interested in the ground floor and mezzanine level of the Clinton Avenue landmark.

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  10. Nils Lofgren heads to the Sage Gateshead whilst King Creosote celebrates Burns NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Chronicle Live

    ... to make her career in music after making a self-recorded EP of her own songs. Her early influences ranged from bluegrass maestro Bill Monroe and Hank Williams to Tom Waits but she found herself tagged to the "Alt.country" category. Her later records ...

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  11. Seth Avett & Jessica Lea Mayfield, 'Somebody That I Used To Know'Read the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    The songs of Elliott Smith are widely revered - especially by those who came of age in the '90s - but a new generation of listeners is only beginning to discover him. Seth Avett & Jessica Lea Mayfield Sing Elliott Smith is likely to expose new fans to the great singer-songwriter.

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  12. Kickstart Your Jamming: A New Approach To Banjo ImprovRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... bass, dobro, singing, and more, can be found online . 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. Blue Highway to Perform National Anthem for Top NBA and NCAA GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Cybergrass

    Powerhouse bluegrass band Blue Highway will perform the National Anthem for the biggest pro basketball game of the season in Charlotte as the Charlotte Hornets take on the NBA Champion San Antonio Spurs at Time-Warner Cable Arena on Wednesday, January 14. Tip off will be at 7:00 PM, with coverage by SportsSouth television network and WFNZ 610 AM Radio. "Blue Highway is excited and honored to be asked to perform the National Anthem at one of the biggest NBA games of the season in Charlotte Wednesday night," said Tim Stafford, the band's co-founder and 2014 IBMA Songwriter of the Year.

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  14. Mumford & Sons, Billy Joel top Bonnaroo lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Murfreesboro Post

    Bonnaroo Music & Arts festival has released the initial lineup for their 2015 festival and it includes Billy Joel, Mumford & Sons, Deadmau5, Kendrick Lamar, Florence & The Machine, Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters, My Morning Jacket, Bassnectar and Alabama Shakes.

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  15. Bluegrass Weather Report - 1/13/15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Here's our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with this week's Bluegrass Weather Report, taking a peek at the Baygrass Bluegrass Festival in Islamorada, FL. John Goad is a graduate of the East Tennessee State University Bluegrass, Old Time & Country Music program, and is now pursuing a Masters degree in Appalachian Studies at ETSU.

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  16. Indie rockers River City Extension coming to Steel Stacks in BethlehemRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Morning Call

    An indie rock band that's well know on the summer festival circuit and in 2009 became the only band to play both the Newport Folk Festival and the Warped Tour will is coming to Steel Stacks in Bethlehem. River City Extension, which has released three full-length albums starting with 2010's "The Unmistakable Man in 2010," will play at 7 p.m. March 7 in the Blast Furnace Room at ArtsQuest Center.

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  17. New Festival Alert | Blue Ox Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | JamBase

    ... Sandstone, a Minneapolis-based quintet, are co-curating the event with the team behind Country Jam USA. Greensky Bluegrass, The Infamous Stringdusters, Justin Townes Earle, The Jeff Austin Band and Elephant Revival are among the other acts on the ...

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  18. Northwest String Summit | Yonder, Greensky And MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | JamBase

    ... . Yonder will be joined by Allie Kral , Jacob Jolliff and special guests for three nights of the fest. Greensky Bluegrass is aboard for two nights, while other 2015 NWSS acts include Del McCoury Band, Keller Williams & The Traveling McCourys and ...

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  19. Annual Bluegrass Festival opens FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Palo Verde Valley Times

    ... days beginning Friday. Jaclyn Randall Associate Editor BLYTHE, Calif. - Blythe Chamber of Commerce and the Blythe Bluegrass Committee presents the 28th Annual Blythe Bluegrass Festival at the Colorado River Fairgrounds Jan. 16-18. This year's ...

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  20. Listen to the New Single From Old Crow Medicine Show's Gill LandryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | RollingStone

    Recorded in a south Nashville apartment and produced by Landry himself, the album pitches its tent in the four-way intersection between Dylan-inspired folk-rock, atmospheric Americana, dusty cowboy songs and street busker ballads. Landry gets a little help from his friends along the way, duetting with British folkie Laura Marling on the lush, lovely "Take This Body" and recruiting fellow Nashville transplant Robert Ellis to add some mariachi-inspired fretwork to "Fennario."

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