Bluegrass Newswire (Page 6)

Bluegrass Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Bluegrass. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 3,110 in Bluegrass

  1. Acoustic Disc releases Dawg Jazz bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... information and photos from David's long career. John had served as primary author and editor for The Bluegrass Blog from its launch in 2006 until being folded into Bluegrass Today in September of 2011. He continues in that capacity here, managing a ...

    Comment?

  2. North Wales Bluegrass Festival returns in July for its 21st yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Denbighshire Free Press

    The North Wales Bluegrass Festival, which runs from Thursday, July 2, to Sunday, July 5, is actually 27 years old, but it found its new home in Conwy after the first six years. Organisers Gill Williams and John Les Pritchard, the bluegrass/old time duo known as Highly Strung have organised the event since its inception, and proudly welcome a roster of top musicians from far and wide.

    Comment?

  3. Willie Nelson and Alison Krauss & Union StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Pordland Mercury

    Willie Nelson is as real as country gets. Willie Nelson will remind you why you like America.

    Comment?

  4. Dwight Yoakam Added to FreshGrass LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Cybergrass

    Country superstar Dwight Yoakam joins FreshGrass - Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art's 3-day bluegrass and roots music festival.

    Comment?

  5. Lil' Smokies Capture 2015 Telluride Band Competition HonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Cybergrass

    Hailing from the utopian garden city of Missoula, Montana, The Lil' Smokies exploded onto the progressive bluegrass scene in the winter of 2009 and haven't shown any signs of fatigue since. It was just announced that Lil' Smokies received top honors at the 2015 Telluride Band Competition.

    Comment?

  6. Telluride Bluegrass Remains on Top of Colorado FestivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | 303 Magazine

    Very few events are able to carry on annually for over forty years, but Telluride did it once again this year with the 42nd gathering of the Telluride Bluegrass Festival. The astounding valley engulfed the thousands of string fans into a single beer-drinking, booty-shaking mass under a glistening mountain sun.

    Comment?

  7. Bluegrass at The Liberty ShowcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Clinch Mountain Boys fiddler Dewey Brown and his wife, Leslie, have purchased a venue in Liberty, NC not far from their home in Burlington. It's called The Liberty Showcase , and starting next month it will be showcasing bluegrass concerts amidst the country music shows already booked for this year.

    Comment?

  8. Duluth trio Low releasing 11th studio albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | TwinCities

    Duluth trio Low have announced they will release their 11th studio album, "Ones and Sixes," on Sept. 11 via Seattle's Sub Pop Records, the band's home for a decade.

    Comment?

  9. Favorite MerleFest and Rooster Walk musical discoveriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Switched

    ... which I can't shake out of my head. It's no surprise that one of the members of the Appalachian-influenced bluegrass string quartet, Joseph Terrell, was a winner in MerleFest's Chris Austin Songwriting Contest (see below) in 2014. The HoneyDew Drops ...

    Comment?

  10. Flashback: The Avett Brothers Cover 'Forever and Ever, Amen'Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | RollingStone

    ... Avetts (with Seth Avett on acoustic guitar and lead vocal), went ahead with their cover version, adding a bit of bluegrass flavor to it, yet keeping their arrangement fairly close to the original. Incidentally, the song's lines, "Honey, I don't ...

    Comment?

  11. Willie Nelson to play Marymoor ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Redmond Reporter

    ... Nashville country. Krauss is the most awarded singer and female artist in Grammy history, an influential bluegrass singer and songwriter credited with raising interest in the genre after contributing to the soundtrack of O Brother Where Art Thou? We ...

    Comment?

  12. Grace Potter rocks with the Stones, rolls into OKCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | NewsOK.com

    "The entire back of my dress, where my sister had sewn on my microphone pack, busted open," Potter, 31, recalled in a recent phone interview to promote her performance at this weekend's OKCFest. Queue the Stones' watchful wardrobe team, which includes Keith Richards' daughter Theodora.

    Comment?

  13. Music-by-the-Sea covers the spectrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Herald Gazette

    ... venue for the music is the Camden Opera House. Starting things off from 2 to 3:15 p.m. will be the Miners Creek Bluegrass Band, a local band with a distinctive take on bluegrass music, combining folk, Latin, classic rock, Appalachian and other ...

    Comment?

  14. Ole Willie Nelson as good as everRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Seattle Times

    Country legend Willie Nelson performs on the Sutro stage during the Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco California, on Sunday, August 11, 2013. When Willie Nelson sings, "We'd 've taken better care of ourselves if we'd known we were going to live this long" on his new collaboration with Merle Haggard, it resonates in more ways than one.

    Comment?

  15. Pocono Mountains Bluegrass Festival begins FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Weekender

    ... Friday, $25 Saturday and $12 Sunday. People 17 and under are free with a paying adult. Scott Eager was born into bluegrass. Eager's father played with one of the pioneers of the genre, "The King of Bluegrass" Jimmy Martin, while Eager himself has ...

    Comment?

  16. Song Premiere: Fairground Saints, 'Turn This Car Around'Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... extended to both parties in a breakup song. This early in their career, Fairground Saints could lean into their bluegrass twang and end up a poppier Nickel Creek , or they could land fully in those radio-friendly vocals and Top 40 choruses and rival ...

    Comment?

  17. Bean Blossom 2015 - Day 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... Though Day 3 at Bean Blossom provided a little more rain, it did not derail the crowd from enjoying some great bluegrass music! After a small but mighty thunderstorm in the evening shut the main stage down for about a half hour, everything was back ...

    Comment?

  18. Volume Five video from Bean BlossomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... guitarist with Volume Five, and now bassist with Mountain Heart. It's definitely in the running for the creepiest bluegrass song of all time. John had served as primary author and editor for The Bluegrass Blog from its launch in 2006 until being ...

    Comment?

  19. A genuine musical connectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Fairfax Times

    A genuine musical connection

    Comment?

  20. FREE Bluegrass Concert ft. Seldom SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | WESC-FM Greenville

    Don't miss the Festival of Flower's Annual Bluegrass Concert featuring one of the most sought after bands Seldom Scene . Bring your chairs and your love of bluegrass music for this night out on Saturday, June 27th, from 7:00 pm 10:30 pm, at Countybank Plaza in Uptown Greenwood, SC.

    Comment?