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  1. Acoustic Corner Instructor's Concert to be Held Nov. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... Wooten and has been greatly influenced by banjoist Bela Fleck. He specializes in teaching the banjo as not only a bluegrass instrument but as an instrument for all musical genres. Last year's concert featured guest appearances by Robin Bullock and ...

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  2. Woman who impersonated singer returned to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    A woman who admitted she impersonated singer Alison Krauss to swindle money from a 75-year-old Fayetteville man has been returned to Arkansas after being arrested in New Mexico. KHOG reports that Peggy Sue Evers appeared in Washington County Circuit Court Wednesday and pleaded not guilty to a failure to appear charge.

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  3. Cumberland Mountain Music Show returns SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Renowned bluegrass artists Dale Ann Bradley and Steve Gulley will present the acclaimed Cumberland Mountain Music Show Saturday in the Lincoln Memorial University Cumberland Gap Convention Center in Cumberland Gap, Tenn. Featuring the music and heritage of mountain people, the Cumberland Mountain Music Show is a live family-friendly show including gospel, bluegrass and country music and down-home comedy.

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  4. Prominent Egyptian activists end hunger strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    People chant slogans to commemorate the 2011 clashes known as the Mohammed Mahmoud Battle on the street, where the clashes were named after, in Cairo, Egypt, Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014. The protesters were attempting to commemorate the third anniversary of one of the most brutal confrontations with security forces since the 2011 uprising.

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  5. Renovations coming at Olney Junior HighRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Olney Enterprise

    Changes will soon be coming to Olney Junior High. The Olney ISD Board of Trustees began finalizing plans to renovate the facility during their regular board meeting on Monday, Nov. 10. Dr. Greg Roach, superintendent, said the board members received a copy of the most recent plan for the school, but that the plan is not completely finalized at this time.

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  6. Grammy Winner Peter Rowan returns to Cataloochee RanchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... to be a sellout. Rowan first burst onto the musical scene in the early 1960s as a member of Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys and the co-writer, with Monroe, of the bluegrass classic "The Walls of Time." He later became involved in an eclectic ...

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  7. Canadiens Trade Moen to Stars for GoncharRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... to explain that a burst cyst led to massive internal bleedi... Dierks Bentley hit the recording studio with bluegrass legend Ralph Stanley this week. He posted a photograph of the session on Twitter with the caption, "Still processing. go... ...

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  8. Rhonda Vincent Takes Top Two Spots on National Bluegrass ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Cybergrass

    Rhonda Vincent, who the Wall Street Journal named "The New Queen of Bluegrass," has reason to celebrate as she takes the top 2 spots on the November Bluegrass Unlimited chart. "Busy City" takes over as the brand new #1 song on the national monthly survey.

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  9. Choosing Wines for ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Free Times

    Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and no meal can be more challenging to the wine lover. You are not only confronted with a panoply of flavors but with people, young and old, who may or may not like wine, white or red.

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  10. Dierks Bentley Hits the Recording Studio with Bluegrass Legend Ralph StanleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... to explain that a burst cyst led to massive internal bleedi... Dierks Bentley hit the recording studio with bluegrass legend Ralph Stanley this week. He posted a photograph of the session on Twitter with the caption, "Still processing. go... ...

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  11. Skaggs, White perform at WHS veterans showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Independent Herald

    Ricky Skaggs and Sharon White, country music stars who have had success separately and together, performed at the annual Veterans "Dinner and a Show" at Westside High School on Tuesday night. Skaggs has won 14 Grammy awards, many of them for bluegrass recordings with Kentucky Thunder, and White is the lead singer for The Whites.

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  12. Driessen's dedication still paying big dividendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Sunday Herald

    The annual Edinburgh gathering of fiddlers of all ages, all levels of ability and various nationalities is the sort of event that used to fill Driessen's summers between his early school years and studies at Berklee College Of Music in Boston. "I didn't so much choose the fiddle as have one thrust upon me," says the Minnesota-born musician, who has turned the bluegrass style he grew up playing into a passport to jazz, folk, country and, through the wonders of modern technology, the one-man funk band who can bring Michael Jackson and Stevie Wonder songs alive in 3D sound.

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  13. Music Forecast 11.13-11.19: David Bazan, Rhonda Vincent, Chrissie Hynde, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | The Pitch

    ... November 15, RecordBar (1020 Westport Road, 816-753-5207) Rhonda Vincent & the Rage For anyone invested in bluegrass, speaking Rhonda Vincent's name is like saying a prayer. The 52-year-old singer-songwriter (and mandolin, fiddle and guitar player) ...

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  14. Bluegrass Weather Report - 11/11/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Here's our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with this week's Bluegrass Weather Report, looking at the Four Corners States Bluegrass Festival in Wickenburg, AZ. John Goad is a graduate of the East Tennessee State University Bluegrass, Old Time & Country Music program, and is now pursuing a Masters degree in Appalachian Studies at ETSU.

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  15. Wisewater debut in 7 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Wisewater is a young acoustic trio who, while their sound isn't specifically bluegrass, has solid roots in the music of Bill Monroe. One is a sort of a legacy artist, as in the heir and scion of a respected icon in the music.

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  16. Grand Opening of The Lodge Great American Music HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Macon County Times

    ... show off its new look. "The goal is to have a complete genre of music, every style is welcome, from country, rock, bluegrass, or gospel, it doesn't matter to us. Plans are to once a month have a show; showcase a new artist once a month. And have a ...

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  17. MHS varsity cheerleaders will be off to Florida in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | People's Defender

    ... squad from Manchester High School as they traveled to the home of the Wildcats in Lexington, Ky. to compete in the Bluegrass Regional Cheerleading Competition. The MHS girls were looking to earn a bid to the national championships and earn it they ...

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  18. Trinity River Band ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... chosen. National Sales Director Mark Tobolsky (Mark T to friends), says that while they don't focus exclusively on bluegrass artists, they have developed a strong niche in that market. Last year's Christmas CD featured Nothin' Fancy, and Wayne ...

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  19. California Banjo Extravaganza brings all-stars to The Palms on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Davis Enterprise

    Featuring Tony Furtado, Mark Johnson and Bill Evans on five-string banjos and a back-up band packed with some of the country's best pickers, this show Friday at The Palms Playhouse in Winters promises to be a treat for fans of bluegrass and acoustic music. The California Banjo Extravaganza, which debuted at The Palms two years ago, is the brainchild of Bay Area-based banjoist Bill Evans.

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  20. The future of bluegrass music: 'Lookin' good!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | North County Public Radio

    ... Andy Flynn is the curator and host of the "Adirondack Attic" series on NCPR. But Andy is also a journalist and bluegrass fan. He was in Lake Placid last month for the major bluegrass jam hosted at the Olympic Center. A good journalist is always ...

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