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  1. Lil John's gig revives old memories for musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Burlington Times News

    Lil John's Mountain Music Festival brings back fond memories for bluegrass' Band of Ruhks. "I love that place," Kenny Smith said in a phone interview on Tuesday morning.


  2. Rhonda and the Rage DVD shootRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... to highlight the amazing talents of The Rage, who are collectively, the most award winning group in the history of bluegrass music." Rhonda invites all her fans to join her and the band for the tapings next week (5/25-26). There is no admission fee, ...


  3. For Memorial Day, proceed to the routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... start of everybody wishing it was summer. In Queen Victoria's view, it was never okay to wear white shoes. For the bluegrass fan and musician, it's the unofficial start of the festival season, usually celebrated by a spike in gas prices. It's also ...


  4. Catching up with The Gibson BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Excuse me for a minute while I put the cart way in front of the horse, but after listening to the Gibson Brothers pay tribute on their latest CD to a long list of brother acts that preceded them in bluegrass and country music - Carter and Ralph Stanley, Bobby and Sonny Osborne, Jim and Jesse McReynolds, Ira and Charlie Louvin, the Blue Sky Boys and others - it occurred to me that Eric and Leigh Gibson have earned the right to be mentioned in the same breath with them. In fact, if it all ended tomorrow and there were no more songs, no more CDs, no more shows, the body of work created by two upstate New York farm boys and a handful of friends would one day merit them a spot in IBMA's Hall of Fame.


  5. The global reach and Scottish links of AltanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Sunday Herald

    ... Irish music and the Appalachian tradition and features guests including old-time fiddle specialist Bruce Molsky, bluegrass greats Tim O'Brien, Alison Brown, Sam Bush, Jerry Douglas, and Darol Anger, and singer-songwriter Mary Chapin Carpenter. ...


  6. The Eagles Come Home to RoostThree-hour documentary spawns an epic live tie-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... Smith) did the work of two, and golden four-part harmonies of yore roused now more campfire than country or bluegrass. The first set's falling dominoes of early megahits belied the Eagles' debut run of 1971-1980 only in that their radio stranglehold ...


  7. Rolling Stones Reveal Opening Acts for Upcoming North American Tour Dates Wednesday, May 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    An eclectic lineup of artists will be opening for The Rolling Stones on the legendary British band's upcoming North American trek, dubbed the Zip Code Tour . Most of the support acts have now been revealed -- via various official sources -- for the 15-show tour, which gets under way this Sunday and runs through a July 15 performance in Quebec City, Canada.


  8. Carolina Performing Arts announces 2015–2016 season with blues, opera, butoh and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Independent Weekly

    For its 2015-2016 season, Carolina Performing Arts has announced a slate of performances that draw on old and new traditions alike. There are fantastic American roots acts like bluesman Buddy Guy, as well as a night featuring bluegrass legends Del McCoury and David Grisman, saluting the songs of Woody Guthrie.


  9. Avett Brothers & Grace Potter Among Rolling Stones OpenersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | JamBase

    While rumors circulate that The Rolling Stones will play a rehearsal gig today in Los Angeles ahead of the May 24th Zip Code Tour opening show in San Diego, the band did confirm opening acts for most of the performances on the tour. Grace Potter , Gary Clark Jr. , Kid Rock , St. Paul & The Broken Bones and The Avett Brothers are among the artists set to open for the legendary rockers on the tour.


  10. 'A Hand Reached Down to Guide Me': David Gates' signature riffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... the last decade or so, in the New Yorker, Tin House and the Paris Review. The collection's title comes from the bluegrass song "My Sinful Past," recorded in 1961 by the Stanley Brothers, and it's a desire, or a hope, that confounds nearly every ...


  11. Spend the long holiday weekend with super bluegrass music at DelFestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Maryland Gazette

    The festival, which runs Friday through Monday, features The Del McCoury Band , Old Crow Medicine Show, David Grisman , Lake Street Dive , Railroad Earth , Trampled By Turtles , Jason Isbell , Greensky Bluegrass , Leftover Salmon , Shovels & Rope , Hot Rize , Steep Canyon Rangers , Larry Keel , Blue Highway , Mandolin Orange and many more. Tickets range from $40 to $60 a day and can be found by visiting


  12. A Look At Minnesotans' Long History On LettermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | CBS Local

    David Letterman's final show is Wednesday night and through it all Minnesotans helped deliver the jokes and make the music, and they even brought us some stupid pet tricks. In August 1993, Letterman moved his Late Show to CBS and into New York's historic Ed Sullivan theater.


  13. Smart bets: Zoe & CloydRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Mountain Xpress

    After years of recording music and playing with roots band Red June, Natalya Zoe Weinstein and her husband, guitarist John Cloyd Miller, are "excited to present some of our favorite original and traditional duets that we have been playing together for years." The couple's new album, Equinox , she says, "spans everything from The Stanley Brothers to a Yiddish folk song, including a diverse mix of singing songs and instrumentals."


  14. Out of the Woods: Out of the Woods - Show #267 - 5-23-15, Segment 1Read the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | 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,, Americana, classic country, old-time, Celtic, and everything that falls in between. The ...


  15. The Avett Brothers, Paramore, Bleachers Draw in Large Crowds at Beale ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Sidelines

    The 2015 Beale Street Music Festival continued on Saturday as a part of the city's annual Memphis in May celebration. Artists including John Fogerty, Lecrae, G-Eazy , Band of Horses and The Vespers filled day two's lineup, and we decided to jump from stage to stage to catch exhilarating sets by The Avett Brothers, Paramore and Bleachers.


  16. Weobley Music concert goes internationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Hereford Times

    THE fourth Weobley Music concert took place on May 9 with a great line-up of bands playing to an audience of over 170, the event being sold out three weeks in advance. The concert was opened by the band of ageing Weobley amateurs, Alive and Pickin', who played bluegrass, blues and country music to the delight of a growing fanbase.


  17. Lizzy Long shares some Blueberry PieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Elizabeth 'Lizzy' Long was introduced to the bluegrass music world in 2007 when she joined banjo legend Earl Scruggs and foster father Little Roy Lewis on the album Lifetimes . "It's very different from a Little Roy and Lizzy thinga because it features things I have always wanted to do or try.


  18. Award-Winning Bluegrass Musicians During Dollywood's Barbeque & BluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Cybergrass

    Dollywood's Barbeque & Bluegrass helps kick off summer with a stellar lineup of bluegrass superstars and a mouth-watering menu of the finest barbeque available anywhere! Rhonda Vincent & The Rage, The Earls of Leicester and J.D. Crowe & The New South are just a small selection of the talented bluegrass pickers taking to the stage during this family-favorite festival. "It's no secret that I love to have all these great bluegrass stars at my Barbeque & Bluegrass festival at Dollywood," Dolly Parton said.


  19. Rhyme & Season - James ReamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Bluegrass Blog

    "My intention is to embrace a wide range of human emotion from happiness and love to loss and sorrow, and over it all to express the hope I feel about the future. As I listened to some old gems, I was once again amazed at the depth that bluegrass music brings to understanding the human character.


  20. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #51 - 5-22-15, Segment 1Read the original story

    Monday May 18 | 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.