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  1. Happy Birthday - Wednesday December 17thRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | K99FM

    Wednesday December 17th Happy Birthday! Some of those celebrating today... Tracy Byrd country singer hits include Watermelon Crawl The Keeper Of The Stars 48 Dune Propes bassist country group Little Texas hits include God Blessed Texas What Might Have Been 47 Sharon White member of the country/blue-grass family group The Whites married to Ricky Skaggs 61 Pa ul Rodgers singer/songwriter/musician front man for Bad Company 65 Taylor York guitar/keyboard Paramore 25 Neil Sanderson drums/harmony vocals Three Days Grace - 36 Sarah Dallin pop group Bananarama 53 Art Neville Neville Brothers band 77 Mike Mills R.E.M. 56 Craig "DJ Homicide" Bullock Sugar Ray 42 Chuck Liddell former Ultimate Fighting Champion known as The Iceman 45 Bill Pullman Independence Day Spaceballs Lost Highway 61 Ernie Hudson Ghostbusters The Crow - 69 If you... a friend... or a family member has a birthday today... let ... (more)


  2. Tarrytown-Raised David Bromberg To Perform at Tarrytown Music HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 |

    ... Bela Fleck and Abigial Washburn are a husband-and-wife banjo team. Washburn, an instrumentalist and composer with bluegrass roots, has won fifteen Grammy awards. Go to to order tickets or for more information. Music Hall ...


  3. Jordan Laney on Carlton Haney at ICMCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Cybergrass

    The International Country Music Conference always includes bluegrass music as part of their conference. Jordan Laney of Virginia Polytechnic State Institute and University will be discussing something near and dear to Bluegrass folks.


  4. In It For The Long Run from Jim RooneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Still stuck for a bluegrass Christmas gift idea for someone who buys all the music they want for themselves? Here's something that slipped past us as it was released earlier this year when it was sent to an old address, and might be perfect for that bluegrass lover on your list. Bluegrass/folk/hillbilly balladeer Jim Rooney has spent a full life in the music business.


  5. Decompress from holiday shopping with a little live musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 |

    ... music at the EARL, you can thank me later. The band Trampled by Turtles deliver an updated take on traditional bluegrass music that honors the past and embraces today. While bluegrass rhythms and melodies are the heart of their music it is the ...


  6. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #29 - 12-18-14, Segment 1Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | 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.


  7. Bondy: No matter where Nets call home, some rain must fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | New York Daily News

    Nets staff, including coach Lionel Hollins insepct the area where the leak occurs and causes a 31 minute delay in Tuesday's loss to the Heat. And this isn't the first time in Nets history this has happened.


  8. Knotty Pines and Down & Outs at Cookstown, 20 Dec. 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    Thanks to Richard Leeman of the Down and Out Bluegrass Band for the news that on this coming Saturday they and the Knotty Pine String Band will be appearing together at the Burnavon Theatre , Cookstown, Co. Tyrone, in the 'Bluegrass comes to Town' show, starting at 8.00 p.m. Tickets can be booked online .


  9. Year in Review: Best ConcertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Connect Savannah

    NO MATTER where your tastes fall on the broad spectrum of genre, one thing is certain: 2014 was a milestone year for music in Savannah. Though we tend to be skipped on the drive down I-95, our town is quickly becoming a no-brainer tour stop for both famous folks in monstrous tour buses and indie kids in beat-up vans.


  10. 2014: The Year In Tiny Desk ConcertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | National Public Radio

    It's been a remarkable year for Tiny Desk Concerts: We've published a whopping 83 of them in 2014 alone, eclipsed the 400-episode mark without noticing, helped T-Pain score 6.6 million YouTube views, and launched a contest to bring an unknown band to the Tiny Desk in 2015. So it wasn't easy to whittle down this list of highlights, which is only about 70 spots shy of definitive.


  11. Iggy Azalea, Avett Brothers, Alkaline Trio Shows on Sale This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Denver Westword

    Iggy Azalea brings The Great Escape Tour to the Pepsi Center on Monday, April 27 with Nick Jonas as special guest and Tinashe and DJ Wizz Kidd as support acts. Tickets for the public go on sale on Friday, December 19 at 9 a.m. The Avett Brothers return to Red Rocks for a three-night stand on Friday, July 10 through Sunday, July 12. Lake Street Drive opens on July 10, Sturgill Simpson opens July 11 and John Prine opens on July 12. General admission and reserved tickets go on sale on Friday, December 19 at 10 a.m. Alkaline Trio will play all of its eight albums over four nights at the Summit Music Hall.


  12. In the Wind Somewhere - Richard BennettRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... playing, in the folk and jazz influences, and even in Bennett's ability to produce excellent contemporary bluegrass music without the use of banjo. But Bennett is a fantastic musician, and this album stands on its own merits. Here, it's all Bennett ...


  13. ArtistWorks Launches the 'Online Blues Guitar School with Keith Wyatt'Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Freshnews

    ... (harmonica), DJ Qbert (DJ), Christie Peery (piano), Luis Conte (percussion), as well as the ArtistWorks Academy of Bluegrass with Tony Trischka (banjo), Missy Raines (double bass), Bryan Sutton (flatpick guitar), Andy Hall (Dobro), Mike Marshall ...


  14. 'Soldier's Christmas' Adds Two Extra Performances at Northern Kentucky UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... such an unforgettable story. " SOLDIER'S CHRISTMAS was a finalist in the Kentucky Theatre Association Roots of the Bluegrass New Play Contest. He received a 2014 Kentucky New Play Series Award for his play SUNNY SIDE and his play Footprints of the ...


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

    Monday Dec 15 |

    ... 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 ...


  16. 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.


  17. 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 ...


  18. 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.


  19. 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.


  20. 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 .