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3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Trampled by Turtles go "Wild" at Cedar Cultural Center

Welcome to Artcetera. Arts-and-entertainment writers and critics post movie news, concert updates, people items, video, photos and more.


Related Topix: Trampled by Turtles, Entertainment

7 hrs ago | Fayetteville Flyer

Coming here: Avett Brothers, Sept. 26 at the Arkansas Music Pavilion

The Avett Brothers will return to Northwest Arkansas this fall for a Sept. 26 performance at the Arkansas Music Pavilion .


Related Topix: The Avett Brothers

9 hrs ago | The Bluegrass Blog

Young Uns #3 - Marteka and William Lake

William and Marteka Lake are, as young uns, unusual in that they have received a lot of press already.


Related Topix: West Virginia, Webster County, WV, Earl Scruggs, Flatt & Scruggs, Wheeling, WV, Milton, WV

11 hrs ago | The Bluegrass Blog

Behind The Mic with Tim Frye

In the 1940s and 50s, bluegrass music could be heard on radio stations all over the country, with many offering live performances and playing host to regular shows by Flatt and Scruggs, The Stanley Brothers, Jim and Jesse, and the like.


Related Topix: Flatt & Scruggs, The Stanley Brothers, Jim & Jesse, Mount Airy, NC

11 hrs ago | Denver Westword

The twelve best shows in Denver this weekend

Another several-night stand at Red Rocks this weekend: The Avett Brothers play three shows at the World's Only Natural Amphitheater.


Related Topix: The Avett Brothers, Pop/Rock, Natural, Lauryn Hill, Black Entertainment, Joan Baez, Folk, Country, The Wood Brothers

13 hrs ago |

Ann Arbor weekend forecast: Beautiful Friday weather to be followed by rain and storms

The good news is Friday's weather should be perfect for outdoor activities: Sunny, clear, calm and not too humid.


Related Topix: Ann Arbor, MI, Weather, Nickel Creek, Theater, Arts

17 hrs ago | Cybergrass

Steve Gulley to Release "Family, Friends & Fellowship" July 22nd

Rural Rhythm Christian is proud to announce Steve Gulley's first gospel album Family, Friends & Fellowship will be released on July 22nd.


Related Topix: Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Mountain Heart, Dale Ann Bradley, Cumberland Gap, TN

Thu Jul 10, 2014


Music Madness

This time, though, it won't be patients walking around the vast stone building, but fans of great music.


Related Topix: Weston, WV, Lost Creek, WV

The Mountain Times

Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver return to MusicFest

Doyle Lawson can't tell you the exact number of times he has performed at the Doc & Rosa Lee Watson MusicFest 'n Sugar Grove, but he circles the date on his tour calendar as he makes his way toward his home in the hills of Tennessee.


Related Topix: Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Tennessee, Bill Monroe, Music, Entertainment

The Mountain Times

A Nickel Creek Reunion

The members of the young and progressive string band Nickel Creek were still in their 20s when they took a hiatus in 2007.


Related Topix: Nickel Creek, Boone, NC, Music, Entertainment


Trampled by Turtles has new album, another 'Letterman' gig

Minnesota bluegrass band Trampled by Turtles are launching their new album "Wild Animals" in style.


Related Topix: Trampled by Turtles, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, The Late Show with David Letterman, Late Show With David Letterman, Celebrities, David Letterman, Cannon Falls, MN, Music

Boulder Weekly

Rick Rubinesque

Fans that head to The Avett Brothers for any of the shows during its three night stint at Red Rocks Friday, July 11 through Sunday, July 13 expecting the kind of stripped-down, acoustic performance that was the group's trademark will be in for a surprise.


Related Topix: The Avett Brothers, Johnny Cash, Country

Celery Flats Music Festival in Portage to combine fundraising for parks group, bluegrass bands

Organizers of the first Celery Flats Music Festival on Sunday, July 13 featuring eight Kalamazoo area bluegrass and Americana acts in a free concert say the event has many purposes.


Related Topix: Portage, MI, Kalamazoo, MI, The Bluegrass Band

Sentinel & Enterprise

Weekend Best Bets

Guitarist and vocalist Jim Hurst will take the Bull Run Restaurant stage with a variety of songs tonight at 7:30 p.m. Of Hurst's musical prowess, David Morris of "Bluegrass Today" noted, "When I met Jim Hurst for the first time last summer, I was almost surprised to discover he has just two hands."


Santa Barbara Independent

Americana Alive Puts S.B. Bands Front and Center

There's a reason we call it the Historic Lobero Theatre. The 140-year-old venue, which spent the better part of last year getting a $6.25 million facelift, is considered one of the best concert spaces on the West Coast.


Related Topix: The Avett Brothers, Santa Barbara, CA

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Mountain Xpress

LEAF announces lineup for Fall 2014, 39th festivalAlli Marshall | 29 mins ago | 20 views

LEAF is thrilled to announce the stellar lineup of performing artists for the Fall 2014 LEAF Festival , taking place October 16-19 in Black Mountain, NC.


Related Topix: Marshall, NC, Black Mountain, NC, De la Soul, Hip-Hop, Bela Fleck

Tonight's Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss & Jason Isbell show at the Zoo Amphitheatre has been cancelled

Willie Nelson's show tonight at OKC's Zoo Amphitheatre has been canceled due to an illness in the band.


Related Topix: Alison Krauss, Oklahoma City, OK

The Bluegrass Blog

Hard Core Bluegrass - Al Jones

I'm not sure if a bluegrass album has ever been more appropriately titled than Hard Core Bluegrass , the latest project from Al Jones & The Spruce Mountain Boys on the Patuxent Music label.


Related Topix: Bill Monroe

Martinsville Bulletin

The Stroller

TODAY'S WORD is duplicity . Example: In a shameful act of duplicity, Jerry took the money he was entrusted to donate to the homeless shelter and instead used it to buy drugs.


Related Topix: Blue Ridge Parkway, US National Parks, The Bluegrass Band, Galax, VA, Stuart, VA

The Bluegrass Blog

Movin' On from Wayne Taylor

Wayne Taylor , former director of the US Navy's Country Current, has released his latest CD, Movin' On .


Related Topix: The Dillards