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  1. IBMM archiving large bequest from Conway GandyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    The International Bluegrass Music Museum in Owensboro, KY is in the early stages of archiving a large collection of recordings and other materials from the estate of prominent Colorado grasser, H. Conway Gandy. A banjo player himself, Gandy served the bluegrass community throughout his life.

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  2. Rod Stewart with a Touch of BluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Put this one on the list of things you didn't know you needed until you found out they existed. Larry Maglinger , a studio owner and engineer in Owensboro, KY, who is also a professional Rod Stewart impersonator, has combined his many talents with the biggest story there in town - the ongoing construction of the new International Bluegrass Music Center - to create an album of the British rocker's biggest hits, with a bluegrass twist.

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  3. Go see J.D. Crowe's Banger at IBMMRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    One of the most famous instruments in the history of bluegrass music is, arguably, the "Banger," the 1929 Gibson Mastertone played by J.D Crowe on everything from classic Jimmy Martin numbers to the seminal Rounder 0044. A quick Google search turns up dozens of results from fans sharing stories about the time they got to play the banjo at a festival or instrument shop, and a common refrain is that while it always sounds good, not even the best picker can get it to sound quite like Crowe! The banjo has recently been loaned to the International Bluegrass Music Museum in Owensboro, Kentucky, where it is currently on display as part of their permanent exhibit.

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  4. Dailey & Vincent exhibit opens at IBMMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Last Friday the International Bluegrass Music Museum in Owensboro, KY held a grand opening for their latest exhibit, which chronicles the sterling career of bluegrass superstars Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent . Looking at what these two singers and bandleaders have accomplished in ten years is quite remarkable.

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  5. Danny Clark to IBMMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    The International Bluegrass Music Museum in Owensboro, KY has announced the hiring of Danny Clark as their Membership and Special Events Manager. This new position was created to help grow the membership of the organization, develop special events at the Museum - especially with an eye towards the 2018 opening of their new International Bluegrass Music Center - and foster engagement with other aspects of the larger bluegrass community.

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  6. Seat naming opportunity from IBMMRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    As we get close to the end of another year, many of us find ourselves on the lookout for opportunities to make charitable donations to organizations that reflect our interests and values. If you are a bluegrass music lover, especially with an eye towards preserving the history of the genre, here is one you might consider.

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  7. Dailey & Vincent exhibit coming to IBMMRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    The International Bluegrass Music Museum in Owensboro, KY has announced January 13, 2017 as the official opening of their newest exhibit, A Decade of Dailey & Vincent: An American Music Journey. This will be the final exhibit installed at the museum before they move to their new and more lavish headquarters at the International Bluegrass Music Center, under construction now along the Ohio River just a few blocks away.

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