Bluegrass Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Warren Haynes plays Opry to plug new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | USA Today

    ... the upcoming release of Ashes and Dust , their new album together. Haynes played one of the album's songs, the bluegrass-y Company Man , dedicating it to his father, who he later described as "an Opry fanatic." Haynes performed another song that was ...

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  2. Aubrey Holt benefit show August 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... As of earlier today (6/29), only $690 of the hoped-for $10,000 had been committed. If you recall the beautiful bluegrass music Aubrey has made through his life, please consider a small donation. John had served as primary author and editor for The ...

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  3. Molly Cherryholmes to Mountain HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... has become quite a dynamic performer, much different from how we might remember her with the family band. Surely bluegrass fans will welcome her back into the fold with open arms. We're excited and honored to announce to you that Molly Cherryholmes, ...

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  4. The Stray Cats strut on DVD of classic Rockpalast concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Examiner.com

    ... A shirtless Setzer trades guitar for banjo on Earl Scruggs encore "Banjo Time (Foggy Mountain Breakdown)," going bluegrass for the three-minute instrumental. Then the Gretsch is back-along with guitar hero Dave Edmunds, who sings and swaps licks ...

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  5. What's up with Tony Rice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Bluegrass Blog

    In bluegrass music circles, no question is asked more consistently that some variation of, "What's going on with Tony Rice?" Followers of his music reacted with immediate generosity in 2013 when an appeal went out for financial support when he was unable to perform, and reaction to his stirring speech when inducted into the IBMA's Bluegrass Hall of Fame in September of that year demonstrated the hold Rice has on the imagination and heart of the bluegrass community. Pretty much everyone in our world has at least wondered one or twice how Tony was doing with both his speech therapy and the arm and hand problems that were preventing him from playing the guitar.

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  6. 'The Sporting Chef' with Chef Scott Leysath Continues Offering Wild Game HacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | AmmoLand

    ... wild pheasant hunt in sub-zero South Dakota. It's the annual "Pickin' and Pluckin'" event for Bales and his bluegrass buddies who donate their talents to a special fundraising event in Huron. While at Hitchcock's Ringneck Retreat, Leysath will ...

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  7. Mustered Courage Does Telluride RightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Bluegrass Blog

    They may be from Down Under, but they sure can make an impression up at 8,750 feet. They mustered their courage and dove right into their first Telluride Bluegrass Festival.

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  8. More from Rudy Fest 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... decked out in new Rudy Fest shirts for their second set. Blue Highway followed. They have provided high quality bluegrass music for 20 years. Then host band, The Lonesome River Band, played their first show of the weekend. Departing mandolin player, ...

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  9. Garrison Keillor sees transition out of 'A Prairie Home Companion'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Denver Post

    ... 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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  10. Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss Enchant Seattle StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | RollingStone

    While their frequent bluegrass jams leave plenty of room for musical imagination, Alison Krauss and Union Station are the portrait of technical precision live. Krauss is a virtuosic fiddle player who boasts a voice that flutters high above her band's well-choreographed ballet of strings, with Jerry Douglas' Dobro piercing through the pine.

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  11. Premiere: The Watkins Family Hour visits 'Brokedown Palace'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Los Angeles Times

    ... first became known while recording and touring with mandolinist Chris Thile in the San Diego-based avant-garde bluegrass trio Nickel Creek. The album was recorded live in the studio over three days. They'll return to their home base at Largo on July ...

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  12. Google +Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Linn's Stamp News

    A second $2.50 stamp honors the Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park in northern Montana and southern Alberta, and depicts the Prince of Wales Hotel, built by a U.S. railway magnate on land leased from Canada. A second $2.50 stamp honors the Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park in northern Montana and southern Alberta, and depicts the Prince of Wales Hotel, built by a U.S. railway magnate on land leased from Canada.

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  13. Top 5 things to do around Grand Rapids include Del McCoury Band, Jazz ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | MLive.com

    ... p.m. with the banjo-playing duo of Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn. Del McCoury Band won the 2006 Grammy for Best Bluegrass Album for the group's record "The Company We Keep." Expect a mix of bluegrass, funk and gospel with extended live jams on many ...

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  14. Review: Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder at Concerts in the GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Monroe, as he went. Skaggs' quicksilver tenor, locked in harmony with his bandmates, threaded through gorgeous bluegrass, folk and country songs spanning his decades-long career: Your Selfish Heart , Heartbroke , Toy Heart , Cajun Moon and Highway ...

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  15. John Switzer commentary: Indian-U.S. fight was Ohio's greatest battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Columbus Dispatch

    On Aug. 20, 1794, a battle was fought between a confederation of American Indian tribes under the Miami Chief Little Turtle and an American army under the command of Gen. "Mad" Anthony Wayne.

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  16. Review: The SteelDrivers Still Give All Their SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Cybergrass

    Three-time Grammy nominees The SteelDriver have released their latest project, The Muscle Shoals Recordings and with Gary Nichols replacing Chris Stapleton, the soul of that SteelDrivers sound is all still there. When the band first came on the scene, I commented that they put the blues back into bluegrass.

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  17. We Dig Roots! relaunches on a global scaleRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    Eamonn Doyle drew his We Dig Roots! agency to the BIB's attention back in March 2014 , when the Niall Toner Band , the Down and Out Bluegrass Band , and Rackhouse Pilfer were already on its books. Thanks to Wendy Connolly and 'Bluegrass in Ireland' for passing on news from Brian McNeal 's Prescription Bluegrass Blog that We Dig Roots! is being relaunched with a greatly enhanced scope and a powerful directing team.

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  18. Summerfest stroll-by: Overview of day 2 headlinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Examiner.com

    ... picking up in enthusiasm as they played a cover of The Band's "The Weight." Their crystal-clear vocal and pure bluegrass rhythms are sure to please indie folk, country, and bluegrass fans. Alternative rock band Andrew McMahon and the Wilderness ...

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  19. BBQ & Bluegrass at Campbellsville Civic Center 27 Jun 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Columbia Magazine

    BBQ & Bluegrass at Campbellsville Civic Center 27 Jun 2015 BBQ and Bluegrass Music will be held Campbellsville Civic Center, 205 N Columbia Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, Saturday night, June 27, from 3pm-5pmCT/4pm-6pmET. The music is provided by the Honeysuckle String Band and the All Star Bluegrass Band from Lebanon, KY.

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  20. Jessie Mueller Previews Waitress: the Musical On a Prairie Home Companion TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... big cross-country tour . Rachel Manke is traveling light with her ukulele, and Peter Rowan adds some Old School bluegrass straight from the Big Brave Mon tradition. Sara Bareilles and Nadia DiGiallonardo team up to belt Broadway melodies out into ...

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