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  1. Sam Bush to Play The Ridgefield Playhouse, 7/19Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The story of contemporary bluegrass would not be complete without the story of Sam Bush . From a fiddle contest champ in the '60s, to his time with Bluegrass Alliance in the '70s -- and the launch of New Grass Revival -- to Strength In Numbers and Emmylou Harris & the Nash Ramblers in the late '80s, and finally his solo career from the '90s forward, Bush has been an icon and champion of modern bluegrass and acoustic music -- paving the way for modern acoustic jam bands.

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  2. Kids on Bluegrass headed for FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Kids On Bluegrass is a program where talented teens and youngsters are highlighted during the IBMA's World of Bluegrass each year. Special bluegrass kids are identified from around the country, and formed into a band to both entertain attendees and highlight the fun of picking' and singing' to other young people.

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  3. Hear Zac Brown Band and Avicii's Sparkling 'Broken Arrows'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | RollingStone

    ... time Avicii has dabbled in country. The DJ has scored hits with crossover singer Aloe Blacc on "Wake Me Up," and bluegrass stalwart Dan Tyminski (the voice of "Man of Constant Sorrow from the O Brother, Where Art Thou soundtrack, and longtime member ...

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  4. What you need to know: Festival on the FourthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... followed by a blend of classic rock and beach dance music by Bantum Rooster at 6:15 pm. On the Performance Lawn Bluegrass favorite Misty River will be performing at 5:30pm. The main event gets underway at 8 pm, with the Knoxville Symphony ...

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  5. Historic Roswell Lights Up the Sky this Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Atlanta Real Estate Forum

    ... friendly and close to home, perfect for a stress-free weekend celebration. Barrington Hall's Inaugural "BBQ & Bluegrass" will be held at the Barrington Hall Grounds in Roswell. Back in the 1800s, the original owner of the historic Barrington Hall, ...

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  6. Behind the scenes: Setting up for the Rolling Stones concert in RaleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Business Journal

    N.C. State's Carter-Finley Stadium has been gearing up to host the Rolling Stones' fourth Raleigh appearance on Wednesday, July 1, at 7 p.m., as one of 15 stops on the band's 2015 North American stadium "ZIP Code" tour. The Avett Brothers will take the stage to open for the iconic band.

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  7. Zac Brown Band Explores EDM with Swedish Producer AviciiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    What do Madonna and Zac Brown Band have in common? Both have recently collaborated with Swedish DJ and producer Avicii . Best known for his 2013 hit "Wake Me Up," Avicii recently debuted a new song on his podcast , "Broken Arrows" featuring Zac Brown Band and calling Zac an "amazing singer" with "a really unique voice."

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  8. When I'm Free - Hot RizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... his hardest to get home to the place he loves the best, and though the setting is a little different than most bluegrass songs, it's still a familiar sentiment. Doggone , written and sang by Forster, has a fun, bluesy feel, with all of the musicians ...

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  9. Mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile to take over Garrison Keillor's iconic radio showRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Digital Trends

    ... its fifth decade on air. Thile, who received a MacArthur "Genius Grant" in 2012, performs and records with both bluegrass quintet Punch Brothers and acoustic trio Nickel Creek . During the 2015-2016 season, the multi-talented Thile will be joined ...

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  10. Bradford Lee Folk and the Bluegrass Playboys to play the Hometeam...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Moultrie News

    Fresh off the stage with Willie Nelson and Allison Krauss in Oregon, Bradford Folk and the Bluegrass Playboys will be rolling up and down the southern east coast this July, and along the way will stop in Sullivan's Island, at the Hometeam BBQ, Saturday, July 18, 10 p.m., $5.

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  11. BalletX Summer Series 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Philadelphia Weekly

    Summer Series 2015 will feature a full evening of work by choreographer Adam Hougland that highlights the range and vision of this talented American choreographer. Hougland is Principal Choreographer for Louisville Ballet and Cincinnati Ballet and has created numerous critically acclaimed works for companies both in the US and abroad.

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  12. Where to pretune and prolong Waterfront Wednesday ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | LEO Weekly

    ... decision oh-so-difficult, this past Wednesday and many before, The Monkey Wrench takes my cake. With Relic Bluegrass playing their standing Wednesday night performance at the Wrench, after Waterfront, Grammy-winning artist Michael Cleveland joined ...

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  13. Aren't you getting a bit personal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Bluegrass Blog

    There's been an exciting new development at Bluegrass Today. I think it's even bigger than the recent breaking of the personnel change story that rocked the industry: "Brian Hampton to Kryspy Rydge."

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  14. Artist2Artist: Ira Gitlin - Two Wrongs Make An Awful Good RightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Bluegrass Blog

    For those who don't regularly attend bluegrass festivals, or listen to the classic bluegrass music on albums or on terrestrial, streaming and satellite music stations - the clash of musical voicing is what makes classic bluegrass musica bluegrass music. It's that quirky "you know it when you hear it" sound.

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  15. Guitars stolen from Newtown father, son at music festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | News Times

    A father and his 16-year-old son are hoping for the return of their guitars, which were taken from their car after they played at a music festival in Vermont over the weekend. Police said 50-year-old Richard Brodsky of Newtown, Connecticut, and his son, Korey Brodsky , were playing at the Jenny Brook Bluegrass Festival at the Tunbridge Fairgrounds.

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  16. Father, son, hoping for return of stolen guitarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Bennington Banner

    A father and his 16-year-old son are hoping for the return of their guitars, which were taken from their car after they played at a music festival in Vermont over the weekend. Police said 50-year-old Richard Brodsky of Newton, Connecticut, and his son, Korey Brodsky, were playing at the Jenny Brook Bluegrass Festival at the Tunbridge Fairgrounds.

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  17. Go & Do: Yonder Mountain String Band in Prescott Park tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    For nearly 17 years, Yonder Mountain String Band has redefined bluegrass music, expanding the traditional acoustic genre beyond its previously established boundaries by steadily pushing the envelope into the realms of rock 'n' roll and improvisation. Find out why the group has such a devoted fan base when you catch them live as part of the River House Concert Series in Prescott Park at 7 tonight, July 1. There's an $8-$10 suggested donation collected at the gate. Prescott Park is located off Marcy Street in downtown Portsmouth.

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  18. Radio News: New host for 'Prairie Home Companion' for July 1, 2015 , Segment 1Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... on most public radio stations in the United States. Thile plays mandolin the acoustic trio Nickel Creek and the bluegrass quintet Punch Brothers, and has been a frequent guest on the show, guest-hosting twice. Keillor was quoted saying, Chris is my ...

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  19. Garrison KeillorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | TwinCities

    ... Texas musician Sarah Jarosz, country-folk singer-songwriter Rachel Manke, a ukelele artist and singer from Boston, bluegrass performer Peter Rowan, as well as singer Sara Bareilles and Broadway performer Nadia DiGiallonardo. "There's no place like ...

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  20. AI chefs lay some - sugar' on The Rolling StonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | HeraldSun.com

    At around 9 Wednesday night July 1, The Rolling Stones will take the stage at Carter-Finley Stadium following opening act The Avett Brothers, and the Art Institute of Raleigh-Durham's Culinary School is more than ready to feed them. Chef Eric John, an independent contractor who works with entertainment companies, contacted career service advisor Danielle Yates and wanted the culinary school to get involved.

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