Bluegrass Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. The Boxcars to perform concert in TallmadgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | Aurora Advocate

    The TallFields Bluegrass Series is bringing The Boxcars along with Gold Heart to the Tallmadge High School Theater on Sept. 12 at 7 p.m. The Boxcars are known as a bluegrass super-group and were the most-nominated group at the 2014 International Bluegrass Music Awards.


  2. DeWitt: A tribute to Logan Neill, Tampa Bay's own music manRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Logan Neill caught what was maybe Bill Monroe's last performance 19 years ago, and, while he was at it, caught the great bluegrass musician himself. Hearing that Monroe might make one of his impromptu appearances at a bar in Tarpon Springs, Neill, who was then this paper's pop music critic, and Dave Scheiber, his editor, raced to the club and took front-row seats shortly before the 84-year-old Monroe began to mount the stage.


  3. The Black Lillies: Knoxville, Tennessee's Roots-Country CrusadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | RollingStone

    Their Sound: Country music with a soul-rock infusion, supported by bandleader Cruz Contreras' smart songwriting and tight musicianship that comes from years on the road. Big Break: Contreras spent his teen years in Franklin, Tennessee, soaking up country music heritage, as well as bluegrass, jazz and swing music.


  4. Listen to Mighty Brother's 'Think It Wise'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 |

    Bloomington's Mighty Brother takes over the Back Door tomorrow with a single release party - but we've got the goods before the show. "Think It Wise" is the the band's first single from full-length Jettison.


  5. Phases of the Moon Festival CancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | Fayetteville Free Weekly

    ... the same October weekend. "Hillbery 2 - The Harvest Moon Festival," as it's being called after the Hillberry Bluegrass Festival in August, was announced within a few hours of the cancellation notice from Pipeline. Few details are available about the ...


  6. Americana Music Festival announces full lineup, releases schedule appRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 |

    ... at the Bluebird Cafe website. The Basement will host the Americanafest Kickoff Party. Performing will be young bluegrass sensations Della Mae at 7 p.m. followed by the Bluegrass Situation Late Night Windup hosted by Punch Brothers' Noam Pikelny. At ...


  7. Steve 'n' Seagulls fiddle with heavy metal - literallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | San Diego Reader

    ... the five men cracked not a smile among them. They likewise sang the words quite earnestly, using those heavenly bluegrass harmonies that were patented (long before any of the five were born) by a bluegrass star named Bill Monroe. But the men are not ...


  8. Laurie video from Chris JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... so maybe we need to save them and write a 'Laurie II.' " John had served as primary author and editor for The Bluegrass Blog from its launch in 2006 until being folded into Bluegrass Today in September of 2011. He continues in that capacity here, ...


  9. Committee plans spring events, cleaning up countyRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2015 | Calhoun Times

    BBQ, Boogie and Blues, 150th anniversary of the Battle of Resaca and cleaning up exit 312, as well as Gordon County, were topics of discussion at a recent tourism committee meeting.


  10. Cadenza's September Arts previewRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2015 | Student Life

    As autumn rolls around, Cadenza recommends a trio of television debuts and local concerts to get your first-semester pop culture consumption off to a promising start. Arising from Atlanta's fertile hip-hop scene, OG Maco scored a minor viral hit with the combustible "U Guessed It" in 2014.


  11. Pickamania! Sept. 11-13Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Silver City Sun-News

    Mimbres Region Arts Council's seventh annual Pickamania! will take place Sept. 11 to 13, a free bluegrass, folk, Americana, roots and singer/songwriter festival in the heart of southwestern New Mexico.


  12. The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit Show: You Must Unload, Segment 1Read the original story

    Aug 26, 2015 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... Caught a great show this past Friday with Ry Cooder and Ricky Skaggs. They played all of this fantastic old bluegrass and country music. We're headed in that direction tonight. We'll revisit Friday's setlist and use that as a jumping off point. The ...


  13. Edgar Meyer Joins the la Phil and More at The Hollywood Bowl in from Bach to Bluegrass TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 |

    ... a Grammy-winning multi-instrumentalist who'sbeen honored by the Americana Music Association and the International Bluegrass Music Association. Bush is also known for his skills on the mandolin and is a three-time national junior fiddle champion and ...


  14. Taylor Swift to debut new video before MTV VMAs, Yonder Mountain String Band to tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | LiveDaily News

    Yonder Mountain String Band has its fall and winter plans in place. The outfit will tour from late October through early January. The jam band's run kicks off in Charlotte, NC, on Oct. 28 and finishes with four end-of-year shows (12/30-1/2) in Boulder, CO.


  15. Ross Raihala's Sound Affects column: Free stages at the Minnesota State FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... -- Becky Buller; 8 p.m. Monday and Tuesday; Schell's Stage: Named "one of the most sought-after performers in the bluegrass music industry today" by Fiddler Magazine, Minnesota native Becky Buller's songs have been covered by Ricky Skaggs, Rhonda ...


  16. AGT-Mountain Faith Bluegrass Band!! In Mike's Blog by Mike LindseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | WJXA-FM Nashville

    What if your favorite song was Shut Up and Dance by Walk the Moon and you suddenly heard a bluegrass version of it? That's the Mountain Faith Bluegrass band did last night and they cranked it! Click and enjoy!!


  17. The Tharp Brothers Bluegrass Band Hanging It UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | Tyler Star News

    In June of 1975, Tom and Ben Tharp walked on stage at Walker, West Virginia with their Bluegrass Band, called the Appalachian Grass and have been playing music together for the past 40 years. Tom was the driving force behind the band, knowing some fellows with the right instruments and putting it all together, also booking shows and making sure of the traveling arrangements.


  18. Billy Constable passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Billy Constable, a well-loved and respected bluegrass musician in western North Carolina, died over this past weekend after a long struggle with brain cancer. Though born in New York, Constable was raised in the Appalachian region of Avery County and discovered bluegrass when his mom married Charlie Moore while Billy was still a boy.


  19. Bluegrass Greats Play Local Show At First United Methodist Church Of BrandonRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2015 | Osprey Observer

    Continuing a great tradition, the First United Methodist Church of Brandon is hosting its semi-annual bluegrass concert on Sunday, August 30 beginning at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. There is no charge to attend, but a donation is requested. The concert will feature the talents of the Grammy Award winning guitarist and vocalist, Clay Hess and the Clay Hess band.


  20. Raw, Rested, and ReadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    The recording of bluegrass music, both in the studio and in live performance has undergone a lot of changes in the past decade or two. We've seen the introduction of YouTube, digital editing and pitch correction, and the advent of the single-serve coffee machine in recording studios.