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  1. Millburn Middle School Winter Chorus Concert Slated for Dec. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Patch.com

    ... three contrasting selections, Calling My Children Home, a four part a cappella version of a song first sung by the bluegrass band Country Gentlemen, then by singer-songwriter Emmylou Harris. Ain't Judgin' No Man, a musical number styled as a ...

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  2. Steep Canyon Rangers Headline Sevierville Bloomin' Barbeque & BluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Cybergrass

    Sevierville's Bloomin' Barbeque & Bluegrass festival has announced the entertainment lineup for its eleventh annual event, including a headline performance from famed bluegrass group, Steep Canyon Rangers. Festivities and music get underway in downtown Sevierville on Friday, May 15 at 5 p.m. with a live performance from local bluegrass and Americana group Dixieghost.

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  3. January Jams Returns to Abingdon with National ActsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | Cybergrass

    ... or Grammy Award-winner Mavis Staples, as well as the hottest up-and-coming artists like Ben Sollee and Greensky Bluegrass and more, the series offers something for everyone. All concerts will be performed at Barter Theatre in downtown Abingdon. The ...

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  4. Another Reno & Harrell reissue from Rural RhythmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Rural Rhythm Records has produced another classic reissue with the release of Don Reno & Bill Harrell with The Tennessee Cut-Ups . Originally offered on LP in 1966, this record featured 20 bluegrass favorites by this stellar version of the band.

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  5. Joe Carr passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Joe Carr, Texas bluegrass musician and educator, passed away yesterday following a stroke. He was 63 years old.

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  6. Charm City Folk And Bluegrass Festival Lineup RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | JamBase

    The Charm City Folk and Bluegrass Festival will be held once again at Baltimore's Druid Hill Park on Saturday, April 25. Event organizers have announced the initial lineup for its third annual installment, which will be headlined by The Travelin' McCourys . The initial lineup also includes American roots and bluegrass heavy-hitters Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen , Washington, D.C.-based bluegrass veterans Seldom Scene , Western Maryland progressive bluegrass pickers Grand Ole' Ditch , D.C.- based jazz, country-swing and blues band Bumper Jacksons and Baltimore rootsy folk singer-songwriter Letitia VanSant .

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  7. Millburn Middle School Chorus Concert Scheduled for December 18 at 7 p.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | TheAlternativePress.com

    ... of three contrasting selections, Calling My Children Home, a 4-part a cappella version of a song first sung by the bluegrass band Country Gentlemen, then by singer-songwriter Emmylou Harris. This will be followed by Ain't Judgin' No Man, a selection ...

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  8. Behind the Image: Jim McGuire's Hall of Fame PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... later, McGuire's photo remains emblematic; it was chosen for display upon John's induction into the International Bluegrass Hall of Fame in 2010. As for the photographer, he went on to shoot iconic images of numerous musical luminaries-from Bill ...

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  9. Ray Davis rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Renowned bluegrass DJ Ray Davis passed away during the evening of December 3, 2014. He had been battling against leukemia for most of the past year.

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  10. Duty Free Bluegrass at Carter Family Christmas Sat. Dec 20thRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Cybergrass

    ... Christmas music will be performed as refreshments are served. Afterwards, we'll have music by the Duty Free Bluegrass Band. Musicians donate their time for this special Christmas show. Duty Free is a bluegrass band based in Bristol, Tennessee. ...

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  11. Summer Camp Adds More Acts To 2015 LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | JamBase

    ... to confirm acts ahead of the announcement. Keller Williams will bring Grateful Grass to Three Sisters Park for a bluegrass-tinged set focusing on the music of the Grateful Dead. In addition, John Butler Trio will make their SCamp debut in May, while ...

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  12. Florida: Key eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Miami Herald

    Islamorada's annual Baygrass Bluegrass Festival is set for Jan. 17-18 featuring several leading bluegrass bands - both "oldgrass" and "newgrass" - at the ICE Amphitheater at Founders Park, mile maker 87. Festivities open with free jam sessions for "all skill levels" beginning at 5:30 p.m. Saturday. Sunday's headliners include Mr. Sun, composed of multigenerational hotshots in a 21st century string band , as well as "outlaw bluegrass" by Grandpa's Cough Medicine, the Southeastern Swampgrass father-daughter duo Amanda and Scott Anderson, and the Short Straw Pickers playing music characterized as "jamboogiebluegrassicana."

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  13. Cracker Barrel to release Ralph Stanley and Friends album in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Lebanon Democrat

    Cracker Barrel Old Country Store and three-time Grammy award winner and International Bluegrass Hall of Honor inductee Dr. Ralph Stanley announce the upcoming CD release of Ralph Stanley & Friends: Man of Constant Sorrow, which will be available Jan. 19, exclusively at all 634 Cracker Barrel Old Country Store locations and online at crackerbarrel.com. The digital album will also be available for purchase at select digital retailers.

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  14. Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver will travel the 'Dixie Road' to Perform at Mill Town Music HallRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | 24-7 Press Release

    Mill Town Music Hall is proud to host Bluegrass Hall of Fame musician Doyle Lawson and his band Quicksilver on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015 at 7 p.m. Judge Talford will open the concert with their unique sound of bluegrass instrumental and rich vocal harmonies. Mill Town Music Hall focuses on wholesome, family-friendly music and events and is located conveniently off I-20 in Bremen .

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  15. Rural Rhythm Releases Don Reno & Bill Harrell with The Tennessee Cut-UpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Cybergrass

    Rural Rhythm Records is proud to announce a new title by Bluegrass legends Don Reno & Bill Harrell in its archival Heritage Collection series. The Rural Rhythm Heritage Collection Series will help keep traditional roots music alive and preserved for future generations.

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  16. Battle of historic proportion unfolding in RutlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A couple who say they are just trying to be good stewards of the Gen. Rufus Putnam House have been fighting for more than a decade to stop a 112-home subdivision proposed on land surrounding the property.

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  17. Mark Lavengood - Bluegrass Bonanza @ Founders Taproom, 12/20 @Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Examiner.com

    In the mood for some bluegrass? Come out with your friends and enjoy some Mark Lavengood & you might even get a taste of Billy Strings. You may have heard and marveled at Mark Levengood as the dobro player with the fast-rising Michigan bluegrass-and-more band, Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys.

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  18. Ray Davis, D.C. and Baltimore bluegrass radio broadcaster, dies at 81Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Washington Post

    Ray Davis, a radio broadcaster who was the host of bluegrass music shows for more than 60 years and played a key role in making the mid-Atlantic region a leading center of traditional Appalachian folk music, died Dec. 3 at a hospital in Frederick, Md. He was 81. As a boy growing up on Maryland's Eastern Shore, Mr. Davis had aspirations of being a broadcaster and practiced speaking into the resonant water barrels on his family's chicken farm.

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  19. Singer-songwriter Valentine Releases Single 'Christmas Eve'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Mi2n

    ... out of humility to 'the big storyteller and designer.' He goes on to explain, 'This is where the world's first bluegrass festival took place. It's called Watermelon Park and it's right on the river. The story goes that Bill Monroe started the ...

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  20. America from the Ground UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | KQED

    Join series host archaeological adventurer Dr. Monty Dobson as he explores the hidden stories of America's frontiers. From searching for North America's lost civilization, to exploring the forts and posts of the French Fur Trade, to digging for clues to the hidden story of America's two revolutions, America From The Ground Up is history like you've never seen it before! Centuries before Columbus arrived America was home to the towns and cities of a thriving Native American Civilization.

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