Bluegrass Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Musicians will bring scripture to life at Sunday service in MurphysRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | The Union Democrat

    ... "I suppose a bit has to do with the fact that 'grass-fed' sounds healthy, and 'grass' is a play on words for 'bluegrass'," Randlett said. What makes bluegrass music so special, Randlett said, is how there are breaks in between verses and choruses ...

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  2. Laurie Lewis & The Right Hands' Tribute to Hazel and AliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Cybergrass

    In the mid-1960s, two women from very different origins blew apart the male-dominated bluegrass world. With singing that was closer to the hard-edged style of early Monroe and Stanley Brothers bluegrass, Hazel and Alice challenged the expectations of women in bluegrass.

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  3. Nu-Blu Kicking Off 2016 Tour After NAMM ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Cybergrass

    Nu-Blu, the fastest-growing act in bluegrass and Americana music, is kicking off 2016 with a blockbuster tour across North America, including a stop in Baja, Mexico. The group recently performed during The NAMM Show in Anaheim, California while supporting their partners Peterson Tuners, D'Addario, QSC Audio, Sennheiser/Neumann.Berlin, Hercules Stands and Kirlin Cables.

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  4. Magically Minimalist MayfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Eugene Weekly

    Jessica Lea Mayfield is a chameleon. From her first folk-country release With Blasphemy, So Heartfelt through her grunge-alternative record Make My Head Sing , Mayfield's rural music, tinged with a Liz Phair sound, is ever changing - like a pink-haired glittery punk rocker with the heart of a country singer.

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  5. Blue Highway back in the studioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Bluegrass Blog

    "We just started our 11th studio album and 7th for Rounder at Bobby Starnes's Hat Creek Recording Studio in Jonesborough, Tennessee today with Jim Price engineering. It will be an all-original traditional bluegrass record featuring our new dobro player, Gaven Largent.

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  6. New albums out this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... maturity and bigger things. Sierra Hull , "Weighted Mind" (Rounder). No longer a wunderkind at the age of 24, this bluegrass artiste adjusts fascinatingly to adulthood on her fourth LP, with nudges from producer BA la Fleck and guests like ...

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  7. NIU to unveil display for former basketball great's appearence on SIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Daily Chronicle

    Northern Illinois announced that later this season it will commemorate a moment when legendary men's basketball star Jim Bradley was photographed for Sports Illustrated. Bradley, who was a star player for the Huskies for two seasons, was photographed by Heinz Kluetmeier while surrounded by cornstalks while wearing his white Northern Illinois jersey – making it inside the magazine's 1971-72 season issue.

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  8. Killers' lack of remorse concerns petrol burn victim Terry Martin Smith's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Press On-Line

    The former wife of a man who died after being doused in petrol and set alight never wants his killers paroled. The Parole Board refused the pair's first bid for parole this month.

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  9. IBMA announces new hiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Bluegrass Blog

    The International Bluegrass Music Association has announced the hiring of two new staff members in their Nashville office. Leah James has come aboard as Director of Member Services, and Shannon Wayne Turner as Director of Communication and Development.

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  10. Pennings presents 'An evening of MiZ Music'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The West Milford Messenger

    ... is used loosely here, as a MiZ show can feature fast, intricate instrumental guitar compositions, foot stomping bluegrass, soulful ballads, creative covers, and a melting pot of different styles, textures, flavors, and feels that make up the ...

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  11. As we look back at previous Charlotte championship teams, it's fairly obvious Sunday's NFC...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Star Online

    CHARLOTTE When the Carolina Panthers host the Arizona Cardinals in Sunday's NFC title game, it'll mark the first time the city has hosted a conference championship game in one of the four major sports leagues since 1973.

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  12. Music Preview - Nitty gritty dirt manRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Easy Reader News

    ... Steve Martin's "The Crow: New Songs for a Five-String Banjo," a record that earned the two men a Grammy for Best Bluegrass Album. Students of Garden Grove High School and retail clerks at Disneyland in the 1960s, they shared a fascination with the ...

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  13. Avett Brothers at Red Rocks and Every New Colorado Concert AnnouncementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Denver Westword

    Weezer and Panic! at the Disco will stop at Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre on Sunday, July 24 as part of their summer co-headlining tour in support of their new albums. Continuing with the emo-pop-punk revival - Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness opens the show.

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  14. Tammy Jones Robinette & The Drive Release 'I Think I'll Let You Drive' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Cybergrass

    Tammy Jones Robinette & The Drive have released a lyric video for their second single, "I Think I'll Let You Drive." Produced by Sammy3 Productions of the Passamano Brothers, the video is a complementary companion of Robinette's second single , and the follow-up single to "To Be a Kid Again," which reached #6 on Bluegrass Today's Weekly Airplay Chart/Top-20 on the monthly chart, from the 12-track, self-titled album Tammy Jones Robinette & The Drive on Rural Rhythm Records.

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  15. Like Grandfather, Like GrandsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Philly.com

    When Nathan Stanley & the Clinch Mountain Boys hit the Sellersville Theater on Friday, the show will be more than a bluegrass concert with sacred songs on the side. Group founder Ralph Stanley is an institution.

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  16. Pennings presents 'An evening of MiZ Music'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | The Warwick Advertiser

    ... is used loosely here, as a MiZ show can feature fast, intricate instrumental guitar compositions, foot stomping bluegrass, soulful ballads, creative covers, and a melting pot of different styles, textures, flavors, and feels that make up the ...

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  17. Grammy-winning Country Music Icon Marty Stuart Brings His 'Hillbilly Rock' to Mill Town Music HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... TV show host, charismatic force of nature, and country music fan. He spent his teenage years on tour with bluegrass legend Lester Flatt in the '70s, followed by six years in Johnny Cash's band during the '80s and a chart-topping tenure as a solo ...

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  18. First Listen: Sierra Hull, 'Weighted Mind'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | National Public Radio

    They start them young in bluegrass, grooming pre-tweens to master their instruments and study the standards of the bluegrass jam repertoire: all those hard-driving instrumental romps and high-and-lonesome odes to idealized cabin homes. Just about every kid picker wants to get to the point where she can jump in on familiar tunes and keep up with the old hands, maybe even eventually land an entry-level pro gig - often viewed as a sort of apprenticeship - touring in a string band behind a veteran leader.

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  19. Steven Tyler, Brett Eldredge and George Ezra to Appear on the New...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Billboard

    Front and Center , the concert series that airs nationwide on public television, is back and now on its sixth season. Launched in the spring of 2012, the hour-long music program -- which has has brought concert footage from Grammy-winning rock and country stars including Keith Urban , Cyndi Lauper , Jack Johnson and The Avett Brothers -- kicked off Jan. 11 with British singer-songwriter Joe Jackson The new season of Front and Center, which has a partnership with the Country Music Awards and the CMA Songwriters Series, will feature country stars Ronnie Dunn , Kip Moore , Brett Eldredge , who'll be releasing his debut country solo album in 2016.

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  20. Mountain Heart bluegrass concert in Cuyahoga Valley on Friday;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Ohio.com

    Janet Macoska will present her rock-and-roll photos when the Cuyahoga Valley Photographic Society meets at the Happy Days Lodge off state Rout 202 in Boston Heights. (Jean Schnell.)

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