Bluegrass Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Moniaive Michaelmas Bluegrass Festival, 25-7 Sept. 2015Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    The BIB is always glad to post news about the Moniaive Michaelmas Bluegrass Festival ; this year's event will be five weeks from now, on the weekend 25-7 Sept. Yes, it's in south-west Scotland, but quite a number of bands from Ireland have been on the bill in the past.

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  2. We've Lost that Loving Feeling: What Happened to the Music?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Cybergrass

    ... for the perfection. They don't realize that their perfection is what hurts their sound. Before Bill Monroe created Bluegrass music, very similar styles already existed. 3-Finger style banjo existed before Earl Scruggs invented it. Listen to Tom ...

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  3. The Oak Ridge Boys Receive Two 2015 Gma Dove Award NominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Gospel and Country music legends and American music icons The Oak Ridge Boys received two nominations for the 2015 Gospel Music Association DOVE Awards, according to the press conference held Wednesday at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee. The award-winning quartet received a nod for Bluegrass/Country Album of the Year for their recent gospel recording, which hit the street on May 26th.

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  4. Things 2 Do This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | KTVN Reno

    It's a great weekend for treasure hunting, bluegrass music, star gazing and flying dogs. That's right and it's all on this week's list of Things 2 Do.

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  5. Trey Hensley & Rob Ickes video from The Down HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... showcase for many a fine guitarist over the year. Here Trey serves up a heaping helping of guitar hero, mixing bluegrass, country, and rock guitar stylings along the way. Rob and Trey have some more live show dates this summer and fall, including a ...

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  6. The Gibson Brothers to Host the IBMA Awards in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Nippertown!

    Nominees for the 2015 International Bluegrass Music Association Awards were announced on Wednesday at a press conference in Nashville, where Balsam Range, Hot Rize, the Del McCoury Band, the Earls of Leicester and the Local 518's own Gibson Brothers were nominated for the prestigious Entertainer of the Year award. In addition, Eric & Leigh Gibson and the rest of the band were also nominated for Vocal Group of the Year, Album of the Year , Gospel Recorded Performance of the Year and Mandolinist of the Year .

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  7. It's About Tyme coming in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... this remarkably stable group in many years. The guys have selected songs from some of the most popular writers in bluegrass. Milan Miller, whose Pretty Little Girl From Galax was a prior hit for IIIrd Tyme Out has contributed a new one for this ...

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  8. Mr. SunRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Ink 19

    ... and illustrate that "String bands" or acoustic music as a whole has certainly progressed from its old-time or bluegrass origins and the creation of "Dawg Music" from the master Grisman. Today there are a plethora of sounds, from the funked-out jazz ...

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  9. Weekend Top 10: Nickel Creek + Fiona Apple = Watkins FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | SiliconValley.com

    ... band is a side project for the talented siblings Sara and Sean Watkins, best known as founding members of the neo-bluegrass outfit Nickel Creek. The band grew out of a series of Los Angeles gigs in which the Watkins and a revolving cast of musical ...

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  10. Bill Keith & Larry Sparks to be Inducted to IBMA Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Cybergrass

    The International Bluegrass Music Association has announced that Bill Keith and Larry Sparks will be newest members to be inducted into the association's Hall of Fame. The induction will take place during the IBMA's annual Awards Show in Raleigh, North Carolina on October 1st, 2015.

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  11. Bluegrass fest brings harmonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Erie Times News

    What: Heron Bluegrass Festival - When: Today through Sunday - Where: Heron Grounds, 2761 Waits Corners Road, Sherman, N.Y. - Details: The fest features music on two stages, plus workshops and a square dance in the dance tent. Concessions will be available at the event, which is BYOB.

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  12. Dave Richards: A little heaven heads to HeronRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Erie Times News

    ... in the company with all those great singers much more successful than me." There's the rub. Because she sings bluegrass instead of country or pop, Lynch isn't as widely known. Within the bluegrass world, though, she's an icon, with three female ...

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  13. JigJam joining the Dunmore East lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    Thanks to Karen Cheevers of B2B Communications for the news that JigJam , who have been making their mark on music festivals throughout Ireland, the Continent, and the US, will make their debut at the Guinness International Bluegrass Festival in Dunmore East, Co. Waterford, when they take part in the 21st Festival in two weeks' time , playing the Strand Inn on Friday 28 August at 9.00 p.m. Karen's release states: JigJam, based in Tullamore, Co.

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  14. Trampled by Turtles song featured in MN Twin Community Fund CommercialRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | Perfect Duluth Day

    Below is video of the ceiling collapsing at First Avenue in downtown Minneapolis. The incident occurred at the famous music...

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  15. The Old Feed Store Music Series tunes up for fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | NOLA.com

    ... a horsehair bow dragged across a fiddle. They'd take a brief rest on seats made of seed sacks to relax with a few bluegrass, gospel or country tunes, heard in the unlikeliest of places. The Fabulous Bagasse Boyz will appear on Oct. 3. Musicians ...

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  16. Steve Martin to receive bluegrass music awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The China Post

    Movie star, comedian and Grammy-winning musician Steve Martin will be honored by the International Bluegrass Music Association with a distinguished achievement award. The association on Wednesday announced special awards recipients and nominees for the International Bluegrass Music Awards, which will be presented on Oct. 1 in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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  17. Review: A contrast of styles with Trampled by Turtles and The Devil Makes Three at Red ButteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... with Trampled By Turtles in a sold-out show Wednesday at Red Butte Garden in Salt Lake City. Piper Ferguson Play bluegrass fast and loud and you get the wall of sound Trampled By Turtles offered up at a sold-out Red Butte Amphitheatre on Wednesday, ...

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  18. J.D. Crowe retires - for real this timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... and can make it difficult for the sufferer to breathe. At 77 years of age, after a lengthy career providing bluegrass banjo at the very highest level of excellence, Crowe has nothing left to prove, and no justification for risking his health on ...

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  19. Dove Award nominees for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Also announced yesterday were the Dove Award nominees for 2015, presented each year by the Gospel Music Association in Nashville, TN. They recognize excellence in all the various forms of contemporary Gospel music, including rock, pop, traditional, southern, inspirational, worship, hip/hop, choral and bluegrass.

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  20. Folk artist's musical creations rustic and simpleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Regina Leader Post

    ... "Old Man Luedecke's highly personal songs and infectious old-time banjo and guitar, and Tim O'Brien's mastery of bluegrass harmony, guitars, mandolin, bouzouki and fiddle, adds up to much more than a simple sum of parts." The duo's creations are as ...

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