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  1. Strawberry Park presents its 39th bluegrass festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Think about it: the Strawberry Park Bluegrass Festival in Preston celebrates its 39th anniversary Thursday through Sunday. That's almost four decades times four days for each festival times a helluva lot of banjos in the hands of virtuosos! As always, the festivities take place in the picturesque and homey Strawberry Park RV Resort, and the lineup is typically stellar.

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  2. Weezer and moe with Yonder Mountain String Band added to Bluestem summer lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Valley News Live

    ... of PHISH or Grateful Dead. Colorado exports, Yonder Mountain String Band not only blend, they bend threads of bluegrass, rock and numerous other genres and have been doing so since 1998. Three of their albums have topped the American bluegrass ...

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  3. Historic towers to return to First Congregational ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Marietta Times

    Deemed the "Church of the Pioneers" for its early settler roots in Marietta, the First Congregational Church on Front Street is 220 years old as are its under-construction bell towers. After 10 months, work on the towers is finally coming to an end and the beloved structures are slated to return in late June.

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  4. Thomas Neil Eugene Kaars, 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Lake Orion Review

    Thomas Neil Eugene Kaars; of Lake Orion; age 69; passed away May 25, 2016. Tom is survived by his beloved wife Margie of 46 years; his children Robert Weeks, Jennifer Singleton, Marcy Summerfield and Josie Kaars-Mulholland; his adoring grandchildren Trey, Tommy, Candice, Tony, Caleb, Emily, Cynthia and Cody; and his sister Edna Pietla.

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  5. How many characters does it take to spell out a bluegrass song?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... you will kill someone, most likely yourself. I recommend just sitting back and enjoying these severely shortened bluegrass song titles. Here are a few examples, some of which have actually been seen on a satellite radio display, others are imagined ...

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  6. Fort Steuben's Ohio Valley Frontier Days lets you pay homage to Ohio's pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Examiner.com

    If you are a Clevelander seeking a fun and educational weekend excursion, consider a drive to Steubenville, Ohio on Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5 and experience the Ohio Valley Frontier Days at Historic Fort Steuben. Overlooking the Ohio River, the Fort was originally built in 1786 to protect surveyors who had been sent by the Continental Congress to map the Northwest Territory.

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  7. Warren Haynes Says Gova t Mule Will Play a a oeNew and Excitinga Set at 2016 Mountain JamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    The 2016 edition of Mountain Jam, the annual festival co-founded and co-organized by ex- Allman Brothers Band guitarist Warren Haynes , gets underway this Thursday in Hunter, New York. As usual, Haynes will perform at the event with his group Gov't Mule , and this year's lineup also includes with Beck , Wilco , Chris Robinson Brotherhood , Train , The Avett Brothers and many others.

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  8. Historic towers to return to churchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Marietta Times

    Deemed the "Church of the Pioneers" for its early settler roots in Marietta, the First Congregational Church on Front Street is 220 years old as are its under-construction bell towers. After 10 months, work on the towers is finally coming to an end and the beloved structures are slated to return in late June.

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  9. 'Prairie Home Companion's' new leader, Chris Thile, is a man of many talentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... out specialty coffee shops as he travels with the Punch Brothers or Nickel Creek, the Grammy-winning progressive bluegrass trio that made him famous in the music industry. Coffee and music are just two of the priorities in Thile's life. He's ...

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  10. Sidenotes: School to host dodgeball benefit, Concerts set for Nay Aug ...Read the original story

    May 24, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    ... and the Cadets and continue through Aug. 28. The festival features more than a dozen traditional and progressive bluegrass bands on two stages, including Marty Raybon and Full Circle, Canada's Spinney Brothers and Nothin' Fancy from Virginia. ...

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  11. View SlideshowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Greeley Tribune

    In November, Jim White sat behind his drum kit in his basement, flanked by two friends who came ready to play. Normally that would be fun.

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  12. Surefire Bluegrass Band a Sure Hit at Carter Fold SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Cybergrass

    Officially formed around 10 years ago when friends Tom Isaacs, Robby Norris, and John Bryan decided to turn their collective passion for bluegrass music into a band, Surefire represents some of the best bluegrass the North Carolina High Country has to offer. The band quickly went on to win several local and regional competitions and awards.

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  13. Crooked Road, Flag Day events upcomingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... day. Advance tickets now are available for the upcoming The Crooked Road's Mountains of Music Homecoming All Star Bluegrass Band concert on June 13 at Reynolds Homestead at Critz. Tickets cost $12 in advance and will increase to $15 after May 31. ...

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  14. The Peregrines do CologneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    This post is a contribution from Bobby Britt, fiddler with a new Transatlantic bluegrass experiment, currently on tour in Europe called The Peregrines . The guys will be sending us occasional reports as their tour progresses.

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  15. 23rd Delaplane Strawberry Festival returns Memorial Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Fauquier.com

    ... Music entertainment on Saturday includes: Jazz and classic rock - The Imaginary Blues Band; Country and bluegrass - Hoot 'N Holler Band; the City of Winchester Pipes and Drums; and a Barbershop Quartet. Sunday's musical entertainment includes: The ...

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  16. Mountain Heart backstage at The OpryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    The newest iteration of Mountain Heart got to play the Grand Ole Opry this past weekend, and used the occasion to capture their song, Have You Heard About The Old Hometown , on video backstage. Their new album, Blue Skies , includes sounds with a wide variety of influences, but this one is pure bluegrass, with a contemporary style.

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  17. The Avett Brothers will return to Wichita in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    The folk rock band, which in in February 2015 drew a crowd of 3,000, has a new album called "Live, Vol. Four" and is touring to support it.

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  18. Ten of the Best Bluegrass Bands in Colorado - 2016 EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Denver Westword

    These lists, dear readers, are always going to be subjective, and putting together a list of ten of the best bluegrass bands in the metro Denver area is a tall order, because there are so many, and many worthy of distinction. When we delved into the world of this most American of genres, we decided to take in the newgrass bands and the "bluegrass blends" as well as the traditional to keep things interesting.

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  19. Foggy Mountain Troubadour out todayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... And that's how I learned, was with Lester, because to me he was one of the greater emcees that's ever been in bluegrass music." Another thing Curly discovered was that the band members kept their instruments tuned a half step higher than standard ...

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  20. Junior Sisk to release new album at festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Franklin News-Post

    Junior Sisk and Ramblers Choice will release his new album, "Poor Boy's Pleasure," at the Chantilly Farm Bluegrass & BBQ Festival in Floyd on May 27. Junior Sisk and Ramblers Choice will release his new album, "Poor Boy's Pleasure," at the Chantilly Farm Bluegrass & BBQ Festival in Floyd on May 27. "Poor Boy's Pleasure," the brand new album from Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice will be released May 27 at the Chantilly Farm Bluegrass & BBQ Festival in Floyd County. The new album features twelve tracks of brand new music, including lead single "Longneck Blues," which debuted at number one on the Bluegrass Today weekly airplay chart.

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