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Stop me if you've heard this one before A pianist and a drummer walk into the studio to record an updated version of Foggy Mountain Banjo .
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The String Cheese Incident will perform twice at the Huck Finn Jubilee on June 13 and 14 at the Cucamonga-Guasti Regional Park in Ontario, California.
Sparta, TN -- Former members of Lester Flatt & the Nashville Grass, Roland White and Blake Williams, are set to honor the legendary singer and songwriter on Saturday, May 26th at MerleFest in Wilkesboro, NC with their special presentation of "100 Years Of Lester Flatt."
It is going to be a rocking good time in Bath County on Saturday, April 12, when WCHG, Allegheny Mountain Radio hosts the 12th Annual Bluegrass Jamboree culminating a week of fundraising activities for the station.
Six years ago at the Ryman , I shot this grainy video of Nickel Creek 's last song of their last stop of their farewell concert tour.
Renowned bluegrass artists Dale Ann Bradley and Steve Gulley will return from a month of touring overseas to present the acclaimed Cumberland Mountain Music Show April 26, 2014, in the Lincoln Memorial University Cumberland Gap Convention Center in Cumberland Gap, Tenn.
Rock City Cafe's Velvet Lounge will present Miner's Creek Bluegrass Band Saturday, April 26, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the downtown venue, 316 Main St. One cannot have too many banjos is the belief of the Miners Creek Bluegrass Band, which brings a progressive approach to the bluegrass genre.
Age, of course, is a state of mind. But it's easy to feel like you've aged 30 years after three busy days at Coachella.
Johnny's long-bow fiddling style is modeled after the late and great Kenny Baker, as well as his brother Jimmy Campbell, who played extensively with both Jim & Jesse and Bill Monroe.
The Jazz Arts Group's 2013-14 Inside Track season finale heats up the Lincoln Theatre stage with an ear-bending collaboration of funky New Orleans jazz and bluegrass when local favorites New Basics Brass Band and The Relentless Mules join forces on stage for "Brass & Grass" on Saturday, April 26. Taste how the common ingredients of gospel, blues, ... (more)
Tom Brantley and Missionary Ridge will present an evening of bluegrass music at the Allen's Market Building on Friday, May 2 at 7:30 pm.
This is not to say that a genre like bluegrass has ever been un cool, of course.
It also is their return to performing as a group. The band decided to take a break in 2007 to pursue individual interests.
Charm City Folk and Bluegrass Festival co-founders Philip Chorney a Sand Jordan August pose with multi-instrumentalist Tim O'Brien at last year's festival.
Barefoot Movement, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; Grasstowne 3:30-5 p.m.; Ronnie Bowman 5:30-7 p.m. I wish that I could channel Ed Sullivan's enthusiasm when he introduced "The Beatles," because "Barefoot Movement," featuring home town talent Hasee Ciaccio is to Americana what the "Fab Four" was/is to rock 'n' roll.
Boston, MA, April 16, 2014. Berklee College of Music hosts its first American Roots Weekend, June 20-22, for acoustic musicians who perform bluegrass, blues, folk, country, acoustic jazz, and swing on instruments such as violin, viola, cello, bass, mandolin, guitar, and harp.