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  1. Can a genre be a grouping of stubborn individualists who share little ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Nashville Scene

    Tony Joe White doesn't get nearly as many requests to play his song "Rebellion" as he does calling-card tunes such as "Polk Salad Annie," his sole pop Top 10 hit from 1969, or "Rainy Night in Georgia," an R&B and pop hit for Brook Benton the following year. And that's perfectly understandable.

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  2. Jason Isbell sweeps 2014 Americana Music AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Examiner.com

    On a night that was dedicated to celebrating the music of Mississippi, it was an Alabama native who ruled the 2014 Americana Music Awards Wednesday night at The Ryman Auditorium . Jason Isbell took home the trophy in every category he was nominated in, three of the six awards total.

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  3. Steve Gulley and New Pinnacle Reaching for New HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Cybergrass

    The Gulley family name enjoys a rich musical heritage that reaches across generations with strong roots in Bluegrass and Mountain Gospel music. It starts with long time radio personality Don Gulley who was a founding member of the Bluegrass group the Pinnacle Mountain Boys.

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  4. Americana celebrates, explores nationally-bred musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Examiner.com

    ... Hurray for the Riff Raff, Jackson Browne, JD Souther, Sturgill Simpson and Taj Mahal. Americana encompasses folk, bluegrass, rock and soul artists whose work focuses on songwriting, solid musicianship and a passionate onstage presence. It's an ...

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  5. Trampled by Turtles bet on Festival PalominoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Star Tribune

    We sat with Minnesota's favorite string band on a tour stop ahead of their Palomino Festival on Saturday at a horse-racing track. From top: Frontman Dave Simonett on the tour bus; the sold-out crowd at Pisgah Brewing Co.'

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  6. Trampled by Turtles, Jessica Lea Mayfield, and Ira Grace play Thursday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Examiner.com

    ... on Thursday night at the Simon Estes Amphitheater in Des Moines. The Duluth, Minneapolis band's mix of folk, bluegrass, and alt-country has led to them charting albums on the Folk, Bluegrass, Rock, Indie, Heatseeker, and Pop charts. TBT has twice ...

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  7. Bluegrass Opry returns Sept. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Grayson News Gazette

    The Grayson County Bluegrass Opry will return for its fall season in September on a new night for that month only. The Opry show will be held on Friday night, Sept.

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  8. FreshGrass highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Berkshire Eagle

    After performing at Wilco's most recent Solid Sound festival in 2013, Brattleboro native Sam Amidon returns to Mass MoCA this Sunday to perform at FreshGrass, the museum's yearly bluegrass and roots music festival. A confident fiddler, banjo player, guitarist and singer, Amidon will release his sixth solo album, "Lily-O," on Sept.

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  9. Steve Gulley & New PinnacleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... hope people still want to hear what I have to say musically." 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 ...

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  10. Wounded Warriors ride from Fort Knox to Fort CampbellWounded Warriors ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Leaf-Chronicle

    ... Police escort cyclists down Indiana Avenue at Fort Campbell, Ky. Sept. 26, 2013 at the close of the inaugural Bluegrass Rendezvous Bike Ride. More than 40 wounded, injured and ill Soldiers from the Fort Campbell and Fort Knox, Ky. Warrior Transition ...

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  11. Q&A with Dave Johnston of Yonder Mountain String Band: Kinfolk, Bluegrass and Moving ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | 303 Magazine

    If you happen to find yourself watching hundreds of marshmallows fly overhead whilst standing among a crowd of eager bluegrass fans, then you may very well be at Yonder Mountain String Band's Kinfolk Celebration . Yonder Mountain String Band was originally formed in 1998 out of Nederland, Colorado.

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  12. Julian Lage and Punch Brothers' Chris Eldridge to Release 'Avalon' on Oct 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Guitar World

    ... and covers that illustrate the breadth of the American songbook as Lage and Eldridge perceive it, incorporating bluegrass, country, gospel, old-time music and jazz. There was no playback, no overdubs, just the duo's eloquent, in-the-moment musical ...

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  13. Things to do in Newcastle tonight: Wednesday September 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Chronicle Live

    ... original music after a spectacular year performing at the Newport Folk Festival, Royal Albert Hall, and Telluride Bluegrass Festival. They first met over a decade ago in Lyons, Colorado, where Kristin and her band Uncle Earl gathered to rehearse ...

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  14. Kmart introduces Northwest Territory men's apparelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Examiner.com

    Add an artful accessory: Rolled up sleeves leave plenty of room for a hammered silver-tone cuff bracelet to finish your style. Kmart introduces Northwest Territory men's apparel.

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  15. American bringing his music back to its rootsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Hispanic Business

    ... repertoire of songs that he had never known existed. "I'd grown up playing rock and pop music and I was playing bluegrass by then - I'd be in my early twenties - and it really opened my eyes," he says. "It's true to say that I haven't been the same ...

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  16. Becky Buller Releases New Album to RadioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Cybergrass

    Dark Shadow Recording is proud to announce the worldwide radio release of Becky Buller's long-awaited solo album 'Tween Earth and Sky . Buller's first solo record with Dark Shadow Recording marks a new chapter in her bluegrass book: Stepping to center stage and taking the lead.

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  17. Rebel Announces New Project from Jimmy Gaudreau & Moondi KleinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Cybergrass

    Rebel Records is pleased to present the new single "Surrounded" by Jimmy Gaudreau & Moondi Klein from their upcoming album If I Had A Boat , set for release on September 30. The song comes from the pen of noted singer-songwriter and producer Jonathan Edwards, a long-time friend of the duo since their days crossing paths on the Washington DC-area folk scene. It features Moondi on lead vocals and guitar with Jimmy playing mandola and singing harmony.

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  18. Steep Canyon Rangers Raise Over $75,000 for CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Cybergrass

    This past weekend, the Steep Canyon Rangers presided over their 9th annual Mountain Song Festival at Brevard Music Center in their hometown of Brevard, North Carolina. The festival, which the group founded with local music promoter John Felty in 2006, is an annual fundraiser that benefits the Cindy Platt Boys & Girls Club of Transylvania County, N.C. This year's sold out event, which took place over September 12th and 13th, boasted a lineup that included some of the finest musicians on the contemporary bluegrass and acoustic music scene, including Della Mae and The Kruger Brothers on Friday night with The Boys & Girls Club JAM Program opening the event.

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  19. Lonesome River Band Releases New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Cybergrass

    For more than three decades, Lonesome River Band has set a standard that other Bluegrass groups have aspired towards. They have returned to live up to that standard with their first original studio release in four years, Turn on a Dime , from Mountain Home Music Company.

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  20. West Slope to Denver: Stop watering lawnsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | Cortez Journal News

    ... Divide are calling foul, and have calculated that if Front Range residents stop watering their thirsty Kentucky Bluegrass lawns it will be enough to make up the supply shortage. “Ninety percent of domestic water use - your kitchen, bathroom, ...

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