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  1. Actor/Entertainer Randall Franks Releases CD With Legendary Acts Benefits CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Chattanoogan.com

    Randall Franks appears on stage for the Grand Ole Opry in 1985 with Ralph Stanley, Wilma Lee Cooper, and Bill Monroe.

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  2. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #135 - 12-30-16, Segment 1Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2016 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Music for the Mountain is a weekly bluegrass radio program featuring that hard-driving bluegrass sound, with classic and new tunes running the gamut from Bill Monroe to Sierra Hull. The program is posted here in two sections for broadcasters to insert breaks for station identification, etc.

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  3. Last minute gift ideas for your favorite pickersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... in your life is a fan of bluegrass music, there is surely a box set for them. Do they like the Stanley Brothers, Bill Monroe, or the funky stuff that Flatt and Scruggs did toward the later part of their career? Yep, they've got that too. The ...

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  4. Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival Wins Event of the Year Awarded by IBMARead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | The Reminder

    ... near Woodstown, NJ on Labor Day Weekend 2015. The festival was founded by legendary Bluegrass pioneers Bill Monroe and Ralph Stanley, along with BFOTM and is one of the oldest bluegrass festivals in the U.S. A. Although the festival was originally ...

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  5. Look Forward to the New Year at Lee Street TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... its best to keep the sameness flowing. At the same time, even though these 'grassy tunes have the heart of, say, Bill Monroe and Jimmie Rodgers, there's a streak of rebellion-it's subtle, almost like a sleight of hand-pushing their peculiar breed of ...

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  6. Benny Birchfield stabbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... nal) and Bluegrass Europe. He wrote the annotated series I'm On My Way Back To Old Kentucky, a daily memorial to Bill Monroe that culminated with an acknowledgement of what would have been his 100th birthday, on September 13, 2011.

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  7. Ringing in the New Year with old-style musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Courier-Tribune

    ... five-string banjo. After years in Nashville playing with the likes of Grand Ol' Opry stars Wilma Lee Cooper and Bill Monroe, Brown returned to his home state of North Carolina to become a first call banjo picker. He is widely regarded for his unique ...

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  8. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #134 - 12-23-16, Segment 1Read the original story

    Dec 15, 2016 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Music for the Mountain is a weekly bluegrass radio program featuring that hard-driving bluegrass sound, with classic and new tunes running the gamut from Bill Monroe to Sierra Hull. The program is posted here in two sections for broadcasters to insert breaks for station identification, etc.

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  9. Weep Little Willow - Larry Stephenson BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... It's a solid mixture of newer songs from top bluegrass songwriters and tracks pulled from classic artists like Bill Monroe and Mac Wiseman. The album opens with Yesterday's Gone , a song that was originally written and recorded by 1960s British ...

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  10. Mac Wiseman on I Sang The SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... Fame, and the Country Music Hall of Fame, both organizations he helped to found. He's performed as a member of Bill Monroe's Blue Grass Boys and Lester Flatt's Foggy Mountain Boys, and as he will proudly assert to anyone who will listen, has ...

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  11. The Travelin' McCourys bring their Bluegrass Ball to AshevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Mountain Xpress

    ... When Del is leading, the crew sticks closely to the bluegrass tradition that he participated in as a member Bill Monroe's genre-defining band, The Blue Grass Boys. But the McCoury patriarch didn't discourage his sons from striking out own their own. ...

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  12. The Cleverlys Sign With Moonstruck MangementRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2016 | Mi2n

    ... now on iTunes. Digger is joined by his faux-family band are all accomplished musicians, their influences include Bill Monroe, Tony Rice, Public Enemy and Mott the Hoople. As heard from previous Cleverly releases, Cash Crop showcases the group's ...

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  13. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #133 - 12-16-16, Segment 1Read the original story

    Dec 9, 2016 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Music for the Mountain is a weekly bluegrass radio program featuring that hard-driving bluegrass sound, with classic and new tunes running the gamut from Bill Monroe to Sierra Hull. The program is posted here in two sections for broadcasters to insert breaks for station identification, etc.

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  14. Charity begins at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... and Bluegrass Europe. He wrote the annotated series I'm On My Way Back To Old Kentucky, a daily memorial to Bill Monroe that culminated with an acknowledgement of what would have been his 100th birthday, on September 13, 2011. The concept of ...

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  15. ROMP Festival Announces Initial 2017 LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | JamBase

    ... exhibits and screen a documentary film on bluegrass music's first generation, legendary bluegrass pioneer Bill Monroe. Those that attend ROMP are encouraged to bring their instruments to jam with others, including the fest's performers. There will ...

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  16. 18th Shannonside Winter Music Festival, 19-23 Jan. 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    ... from Cork; plus the Fake McCoys string band from East Clare, whose country blues repertoire includes songs by Bill Monroe and Hank Williams . The full lineup is on the Festival website, together with the concert and gig schedule , a guide to ...

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  17. Holiday Playlist: The 10 Manliest Christmas Songs This Side of ParadiseRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | ACC TOP 40

    ... as figgy pudding and an accordion that's sweater than wassail. 8. "Christmas Time's A-Comin'" Jerry Reed 1983 Bill Monroe first recorded the tune in 1951 and a slew of other artists have covered it-including Johnny Cash and Sammy Kershaw-but Jerry ...

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  18. Noam Pikelny to Play The Triple Door in March; Tickets on Sale This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and Bluegrass. Pikelny is a 3-time Grammy Award Nominee and his record, Noam Pikelny Plays Kenny Baker Plays Bill Monroe, was described by the New York Times as "a token of reverence, a feat of translation and a show of dominion". The album is ...

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  19. Noam Pikelny solo project in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Noam's last project, Noam Pikelny Plays Kenny Baker Plays Bill Monroe , brought him a handful of awards from the International Bluegrass Music Association in 2014. The album won him rave notices both in and outside of bluegrass for it's strikingly accurate transcriptions of Baker's fiddle playing.

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  20. Del & Dawg coming to Newton in AprilRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2016 | The Advertiser News (North)

    Del & Dawg, Del McCoury and David Grisman, will perform together at The Newton Theatre on Friday, April 15. Tickets are on sale now. Del McCoury and David Grisman met at the first show Del ever played with Bill Monroe in the spring of 1963 at New York University in Greenwich Village.

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