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  1. Guitarist Stephen Lantz releases new single 'Rockin' at the Cabin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | PR Log

    ... Lantz's songs have that unmistakably American tone which recalls the influence of country, folk and bluegrass on the classic rock of the '60s and '70s. Lantz has variously cited as artistic inspirations Peter, Paul and Mary, Pete Seeger, Cream, the ...


  2. Flatt Lonesome on right track with Runaway TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... real country, not the pop-infused stuff that dominates the airwaves now - mixed with conventional, in-the-pocket bluegrass. But even the best songs can fall flat if the vocals aren't up to snuff. No worries about that here! The lead and harmony ...


  3. Review: Ry Cooder, Ricky Skaggs, Sharon White & Friends @...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 15 | Albany Times Union

    After opening with the one-two country gospel punch of "The Family Who Prays" and "Take Me in Your Lifeboat," vocalist-mandolinist Ricky Skaggs surveyed the crowd and promised an evening of music that was "not a whole lot newer than 1965." In fact, the bulk of Sunday's concert at The Egg's Hart Theatre was drawn from the country and bluegrass playlists of the '40s and '50s.


  4. The Bluegrass Patriots - playing this WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 14 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    Not in Ireland, unfortunately, but it's still good news. Thanks to the Prescription Bluegrass Blog for good news of the Bluegrass Patriots , one of the most distinguished Colorado bands, with many friends and fans in Ireland.


  5. Free at Noon Flashback: Yonder Mountain String Band pick and pluck their way through a lively setRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... along. If you missed the awesome Free at Noon you can catch the band tonight at the TLA at 8 p.m. with fellow bluegrass aficionados, Henhouse Prowlers . Tickets and more information can be found at the XPN Concert Calendar . Below, listen to an ...


  6. Cooder, Skaggs, and White serenade the Keswick TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 |

    ... right, was on hand, as well. Cooder is a jack of all music - blues, funk, rock, trad-Cuban. Skaggs is a master of bluegrass-country cool. So is White, a vocalist for gospel family harmonists the Whites. But there was even more: Sharon's singing ...


  7. Town Mountain: The Dead Session ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Cybergrass

    ... Vassar Clements filled out the band on fiddle, and Garcia's first instrument was a banjo as he was influenced by bluegrass music throughout his career. Narrowing down to just two was not an easy task for Town Mountain. "Mississippi Half-Step Uptown ...


  8. The Grascals to Release "And Then There's This" Jan 8th, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Cybergrass

    ... Terry Smith, Danny Roberts, Kristin Scott Benson, Terry Eldredge, and Adam Haynes. The Grascals are a contemporary bluegrass band formed in 2004 by professional Nashville musicians who also happened to all be great friends. Each of the band's six ...


  9. Wil Maring-Robert Bowlin musical duo returns to Topeka for Last Minute Folk encoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | The Capital-Journal

    ... will perform their series debut Saturday night. The duo will present their eclectic mix of folk, country and bluegrass at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Topeka, 4775 S.W. 21st, in the listening room ...


  10. A City of Tradition in the Wilds of Canada's NorthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 7 | The Huffington Post

    If you have a thing for European-inspired traditions, take a detour to Regina on your next North American road trip. Set squarely among Canada's most agricultural province -- a vast expanse that was once part of the Northwest Territories -- Saskatchewan 's capital is all about traditions.


  11. Historic Anniversary: Ceremony marks 235th anniversary of Revolutionary War massacre.Read the original story

    Friday Nov 6 | The Post & Mail

    A ceremony Saturday marks the 235th anniversary of de la Balme's Massacre. The massacre of the frenchman and his militia helped bring Chief Little Turtle of the Miami to a position of prominence in the Northwest Territory.


  12. Donna Ulisse is part of Country Music Hall of Fame's Bluegrass & BeyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | Cybergrass

    The Country Music Hall of Fame Museum will present a full day of bluegrass-inspired performances featuring top players on Saturday, November 7, 2015. Kenny and Amanda Smith, the well known husband and wife bluegrass duo with a contemporary take on song choice and arrangements will begin the day's music.


  13. The Rap on CarsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | New Yorker

    ... sort of way, as Ralph Stanley's 2008 radio ad for Barack Obama . Like Stanley, who is probably the greatest living bluegrass singer, Aspiring Mogul is Southern, Christian, and conservative. "My main thing is I love Jesus," Mogul said this week, when ...


  14. Heart of Bluegrass to Raise Money for Big Bend HospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | WCTV Tallahassee

    This weekend - the Claire Lynch Band and eight other bands will be lending their strings and voices to help Big Bend Hospice. We stopped by as music therapy intern Vanessa Jollay strummed a guitar and sang an old Eddie Rabbit tune for one of her patients.


  15. Banjo player's creative pluck pays offRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | The Wave

    Steve Martin and Edie Brickell perform at the Hollywood Bowl in July 2014. The pair have a new album out this fall as Martin's interest in bluegrass and banjo continue unabated.


  16. Aubrie Sellers' 'Loveless Rolling Stone' Video: Exclusive PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | Billboard

    ... I've had a lot of influences all over the map -- from Buddy Miller to Led Zeppelin to George Jones , and bluegrass. All of those have energy and soul in common to me. So those are the things that are important to me, musically." Her favorite artist? ...


  17. Music Tracks Announced For The Live Sound Loudspeaker Demo In NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | ProSoundWeb

    A diverse range of music tracks are on tap for the upcoming Live Sound International Loudspeaker Demo, slated for November 17-19 in Nashville. Hosted in conjunction with the WFX Expo, the event will be held in an expansive exhibit hall in the Music City Center, located downtown near the historic Ryman Auditorium and numerous live music venues.


  18. Yonder Mountain String BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... Extensive touring and a deep catalog show just how hard this group has worked to bring their progressive bluegrass sound to the public with impressive success. This June, the five-piece released their 11th studio album Black Sheep via Frog Pad ...


  19. Upcoming concerts around Snohomish CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | HeraldNet

    ... of patriotic music at 6 p.m. Nov. 6 at the church. Nick Dumas, Chris Luquette and Connor Hutteball: These hot bluegrass musicians are playing a special gig at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6, Red Curtain Arts Center, 1410 Grove St., Marysville. Tickets at ...


  20. The Claire Lynch Band Releases 'Holiday!' To Global RadioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | Cybergrass

    The Claire Lynch Band is pleased to release their CD, "Holiday!", to global radio exclusively via AirPlay Direct . Claire Lynch is high on the bluegrass world's A-List, with accolades that include three International Bluegrass Music Association Female Vocalist of the Year awards, two GRAMMY nominations and a recent win for IBMA Song of the Year for the title track from her CD, "Dear Sister".