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  1. Rhonda Vincent & The Rage Pick Up Five SPBGMA NominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Cybergrass

    The Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America's reigning Entertainer of the Year, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage have received five nominations for the upcoming SPBGMA convention, set to take place in Nashville, Tennessee, during the weekend of February 5-8. Vincent, who was just named one of the Digital Journal's "5 best female voices in bluegrass music," is no stranger to the SPBGMA awards, as she was inducted into their Hall of Greats in 2014.

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  2. Gary Poe Radio Show at the Ashe Civic CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Jefferson Post Online Edition

    The Ashe Civic Center will play host to the Oldtime Music and Bluegrass show with Gary Poe this Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015.

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  3. Hot Rize to Headline 20th Annual 4 Corners Folk FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Cybergrass

    It didn't take long after Tim O'Brien, Pete Wernick, Nick Forster, and Charles Sawtelle first appeared onstage together in 1978 for the bluegrass music world to realize that the Colorado band, Hot Rize, was something special. By the time they bowed off the stage as a full-time act in 1990, they'd not only climbed to the top of that world as the International Bluegrass Music Association's very first Entertainers of the Year, but their stature was recognized across the board, with a nomination for a then-new bluegrass Grammy, a four-star album review in Rolling Stone, tours across four continents, and a legion of up-and-coming, broad-minded young musicians learning their songs and singing their praises.

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  4. Bluegrass Winter Jam bands share common bond 0Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | UnionLeader.com

    Jon Cumming of the Jon Cumming Band will perform Saturday in the Bluegrass Winter Jam at the Flying Monkey in Plymouth.

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  5. Sierra Hull headlines second day of Keystone's Winter Bluegrass Weekend | SummitDaily.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | The Summit Daily News

    Sierra Hull released her debut album, "Secrets," at the age of 16 and has since been nominated for eight International Bluegrass Music Association awards, earned a Presidential Scholarship to the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston and is widely recognized as one of the best mandolinists in the world. Sierra Hull and banjo player Justin Moses headline the second day of the Winter Bluegrass Weekend at Keystone on Saturday, Jan. 24. Colorado's Finnders and Youngberg kick off the music on Day 2 of the Winter Bluegrass Weekend in Keystone on Saturday, Jan. 24. The Haunted Windchimes will take the stage on Saturday, Jan. 24, on Day 2 of the Keystone Winter Bluegrass Weekend benefitting the Dercum Center for the Arts and Humanities.

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  6. Huck Finn Festival to feature Ralph Stanley, Leftover Salmon; Escape...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Some of the best in bluegrass and jamgrass were announced to play the Huck Finn Jubilee Bluegrass Music Festival this summer. Ralph Stanley, Del McCoury Band, Jeff Austin Band and Leftover Salmon are set to perform along with Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn, Jeff Austin Band , The Infamous Stringdusters, The Steep Canyon Rangers and much more during the festival scheduled for June 12-14 at the Cucamonga-Guasti Regional Park in Ontario.

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  7. Becky Buller And Butch Ross Have Concert In Dalton Jan. 31Read the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Stage 123 on 123 W. Gordon St. in downtown Dalton. Appearing will be the award-winning Becky Buller, an acoustic bluegrass Americana singer songwriter, and Butch Ross, talented multi-instrumentalist and singer. Originally from St. James, Minn., ...

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  8. Saudi's King Abdullah diesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Seals of West Kentucky. It comes as no surprise that Michael Cleveland, nine-time winner of the International Bluegrass Music Association's Fiddler of the Year Award, is considered one of the premier bluegrass musicians of his generation. After ...

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  9. Weekend Round-up: Golden Voice StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Nashville Scene

    Happy Friday, Creamsters! Aaron Neville, the inimitable high-register voice of New Orleans godfathers The Neville Brothers, celebrates his 74th birthday tomorrow. We could send a card, but instead, we sent house shutterbug D. Ricky Rodriguez a photo of the Nevilles, to which he has added music editor Adam Gold.

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  10. Carroll Best and the White Oak String BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... His latest contribution comes in the form of the new album Carroll Best and the White Oak String Band: Old-Time Bluegrass from the Great Smoky Mountains, 1956 & 1959 . The musicians here were not a regular band, but instead groups of friends ...

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  11. Bluegrass Winter Jam bands share common bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | UnionLeader.com

    Jon Cumming of the Jon Cumming Band will perform Saturday in the Bluegrass Winter Jam at the Flying Monkey in Plymouth.

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  12. Clois ViniardRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    It comes as no surprise that Michael Cleveland, nine-time winner of the International Bluegrass Music Association's Fiddler of the Year Award, is considered one of the premier bluegrass musicians of his generation.

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  13. Shannon & Heather Slaughter Launch 'Never Just A Song' Jan 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Cybergrass

    ... (winner of the prestigious 2012 Chris Austin Songwriting Contest at MerleFest) with time-honored traditional bluegrass and country favorites. Their touring band, County Clare, is always comprised of an immensely talented core group of musicians and ...

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  14. Cody Shuler Releases His First Solo Album On February 3rdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Cybergrass

    Rural Rhythm Records and Cody Shuler have enjoyed a successful association since 2008 when the Dove A nominated gospel album Pickin', Praisin' & Singin' was released and debuted #3 on the Billboard Bluegrass Album Chart. At 15, Cody Shuler began playing mandolin for legendary banjo master Raymond Fairchild before joining Pine Mountain Railroad in 2006 and lead them to several highly successful albums including "Alone with Forever" followed by Pickin', Praisin' & Singin' and the self-titled album Cody Shuler & Pine Mountain Railroad .

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  15. Gary Clark, Jr. at Belly Up in July.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | The Aspen Times

    Chris Isaak has been playing Belly Up regularly since 2005, when his sold-out show during the Food & Wine Classic was the club's first $100 ticket. Chicago jam band Umphrey's McGee, with singer-guitarist Jake Cinninger, pictued here at a 2011 performance at Belly Up, annually plays a two-night run in the club.

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  16. Voices - Volume FiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... Mountain Fever Records, the album highlights their skill at writing, selecting, arranging, and performing modern bluegrass with a distinctive sound. Things start out with a solid reading of roots rocker Dave Alvin's King Of California. It's a great ...

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  17. Behind The Mic with Nick BarrRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Part of the fun for bluegrass concerts and festivals for some folks is recording them for later listening. Of course, some venues prohibit this, and some artists frown upon it, but for many fans, it's a great way to recall that awesome banjo break they heard, or expose a friend to a new artist.

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  18. 10 About Town has everything from super stars to soup contestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Mark Twain with his captivating performance. The show takes place Saturday at 7pm. Yonder Mountain String Band is bluegrass at its best. You can catch a performance from them Saturday night at the Bijou Theatre. Tickets will go fast for this one. ...

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  19. Ralph Stanley on His All-Star Album With Robert Plant, Dierks BentleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | RollingStone

    "He's been so fully formed as a force of nature that his voice is just a beautiful, unique gift from God": Singer-songwriter-producer Jim Lauderdale has boatloads of praise for bluegrass icon Ralph Stanley, whose latest album, Ralph Stanley and Friends: Man of Constant Sorrow , was released this week through Cracker Barrel Old Country Stores. The 13-track disc, co-produced by Lauderdale and Buddy Miller, features guest appearances from an impressive array of Stanley's many musical disciples, including Dierks Bentley , Elvis Costello , Robert Plant , Ricky Skaggs , Lee Ann Womack and Josh Turner .

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  20. The Kaffeeklatsch Bar blues: Local musicians reflect on long-running Huntsville venue's shutteringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Alabama Live

    ... songwriter Townes Van Zandt , Americana band Old Crow Medicine Show, Rolling Stones saxophonist Bobby Keys, bluegrass singer Claire Lynch, Southern R&B icon Bonnie Bramlett, bluesman Johnny Shines and country-folk-bluesgrass virtuoso John Hartford. ...

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