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  1. Ash Breeze wins 2015 KSMU Youth in Bluegrass Band ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Bluegrass Blog

    Congratulations to Ash Breeze , formerly known as The Smith Family Band, who were awarded first prize in the KSMU Youth in Bluegrass Band Contest, held May 23 during the Bluegrass & BBQ festival at Silver Dollar City in Branson, MO. 19 bands were invited to compete, from 12 different US states.

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  2. Bluegrass Festival returns this weekend to Strawberry Park in PrestonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Day

    The Metacomet Range Mountains are much closer, but for the next few days, the music emanating from Preston is going to sound a lot more Appalachian. That's because it's time for the 38th annual Strawberry Park Bluegrass Festival, taking place in the titular campground from Thursday through Sunday.

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  3. Songs Of Their Own | Hot Buttered Rum - The Music Never StoppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | JamBase

    ... Michigan on June 28, 1995. Bay Area locals Hot Buttered Rum were in town between tour stops in March when the bluegrass quintet came down to the JamBase offices to record "The Music Never Stopped." The Dead song has been in Hot Buttered Rum's live ...

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    Wednesday | LEO Weekly

    June 24 - 27 Yellow Creek Park, Owensboro rompfest.com If you prefer a little more bluegrass in your festival, ROMP is the place for you. Located an hour and a half west in scenic Owensboro - home to the International Bluegrass Music Museum - ROMP is a celebration of all things bluegrass.

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  5. Meet Jay Cridlin, the new pop music/culture critic for the Tampa Bay Times and tampabay.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | St. Petersburg Times

    On April Fools' Day, I got a call from what sounded like a guy and his buddies at a bar. The conversation went something like this: "For the most part, no, but it depends.

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  6. Least-heard Phrases and Sayings in Bluegrass MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... singles by Neil Diamond." I thought we'd usher in the month of June with the Least-heard Phrases and Sayings in Bluegrass Music: I was going to start with the classic, "That's the banjo player's Porsche," but haven't we all heard enough jokes about ...

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  7. Harvester named - Best Musical Venue in SW Va.'Read the original story

    Wednesday | Franklin News-Post

    ... Grammy Award-winning artists like Leon Russell, Dr. John, Jerry Douglas and Keb' Mo'. From comedy to country, bluegrass to blues, the Harvester has hosted over 150 musical acts, with upcoming concerts from Suzy Bogguss, The Bacon Brothers, Aaron ...

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  8. Boston Calling Music Festival reveals its fall lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    ... it isn't a holiday weekend and college students that have settled in for the school year. Headliners include the bluegrass and folk rock stylings of The Avett Brothers , Alt-J , an eclectic alternative rock band from the UK, and Alabama Shakes who ...

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  9. Trampled by Turtles Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Metro Times

    Trampled by Turtles is a hybrid folk quintet, coming to Royal Oak with songs off of their seventh studio album, On Wild Animals.

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  10. Combo with other strings to their bowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sunday Herald

    It's no joke. These are some of the trades pursued, and in some cases still practised, by Colorado bluegrass band the Railsplitters, who are about to release their second album, The Faster It Goes, and play their first dates in Scotland after making a big impression back home with their crowdfunded, self-titled debut CD.

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  11. Out of the Woods: Out of the Woods - Show #268 - 5-30-15, Segment 1Read the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | 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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  12. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #52 - 5-29-15, Segment 1Read the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Music for the Mountain is a weekly bluegrass radio program featuring that hard-driving bluegrass sound, with classic and new tunes running the gamut from Bill Monroe to Sierra Hull. The program is posted here in two sections for broadcasters to insert breaks for station identification, etc.

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  13. Levon Helm's essential Band songs: Gimme FiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... hit. As for its origins, this Robbie Robertson construction seems to have jumped off from a similarly named bluegrass folk song, recorded by both Charlie Poole and the Stanley Brothers, among others. (There's even some hound-dog yodeling toward the ...

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  14. The Fergus Daly BandRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    It was the usual stuff. Flat tire on the camper, which had been in storage all winter, and no water hookups at the campground meant I had to go on an H2O search before I arrived, finally finding some at a horse farm a few miles from the festival site.

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  15. Old Crow Medicine Show Announces Summer Tour, New EPRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Guitar World

    Grammy award-winning Old Crow Medicine Show has just announced summer tour dates and the upcoming release of the Brushy Mountain Conjugal Trailer EP. Previously released digitally, the new physical EP will be available at all major retailers on June 2 and includes three tracks that were previously unavailable to fans - "Mother Church", written as an homage to Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium, "I Done Wrong Blues" and a live version of "The Warden".

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  16. Buy a song for Nepal from The Mountain Music ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... this organization has raised more than $350 million of their $480 million goal. Linhardt is hoping that fans of bluegrass and old time music will help them reach that goal by purchasing a copy of the track, and possibly making a separate, ...

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  17. Robert Plant sets aside rambling ways on new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... The opener, "Little Maggie," is a reinvention of a traditional Appalachian number popularized in the 1940s by the bluegrass duo the Stanley Brothers. This time that twang isn't a banjo, rather a one-stringed Gambian instrument called the ritti. The ...

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  18. Doyle & Quicksilver survive EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Bluegrass Blog

    We heard this morning from Rainer Zellner, the German bluegrass promoter who had Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver in for a central European tour this month. He reports that the tour went well, and that he successfully deposited the band on a train to the airport, and they made it back in one piece.

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  19. Chantilly Farm 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Most bluegrass fans know Floyd, Virginia for its prominence on the Crooked Road music trail, the weekly music shows held at the Floyd Country Store, and for one of the greatest places on earth to buy music, County Sales. However, I predict that very soon the Chantilly Farm Bluegrass & BBQ Festival will become one of the first things people think of when they think about Floyd.

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  20. Westin's Ryan O'Flynn creates a hot new concept for the hotel's Share restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Edmonton Journal

    The new chef's table at the Westin's Share restaurant is made from wood reclaimed from French oak cask wine casks from Sandhill wines in the Okanagan. Having chef Ryan O'Flynn running the kitchen at the Westin Hotel has made me feel conflicted since the talented chef took over the role in 2014.

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