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  1. Dailey & Vincent join the OpryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 2 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... & Vincent were invited to join the Grand Ole Opry as official members, joining previous bluegrass stars like Bill Monroe, Flatt & Scruggs, The Osborne Brothers, and many others. As you can see from the photo above, they were flabbergasted to receive ...

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  2. The Making of Orchids and ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 30 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... but in radically different settings. The material chosen leans heavily to old time tunes and songs heavy on the Bill Monroe and Ralph Stanley catalogs. Orchids and Violence drew high praise from grassers and alt and Americana lovers alike helping to ...

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  3. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #136 - 1-6-17, Segment 1Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 29 | 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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  4. Rhonda Vincent Subtly Pushes the Limits of Her Traditionally Minded GenreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | Free Times

    ... influences into bluegrass, there's been a schism between those who enjoy the more traditional form proffered by Bill Monroe, Del McCoury and The Stanley Brothers, and those who were invigorated by the new permutations of the genre. But extended jams ...

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  5. Randall Franks New CD with Legendary Artists Benefits CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | Cybergrass

    ... Push" performed in a never-before-released live recording with Country, Rock and Bluegrass hall of fame member Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys; "Golden Slippers" performed with Bluegrass Hall of Fame member Chubby Wise; and the Appalachian ...

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  6. Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff: a reasonable Republican who really listensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | Trenton Downtowner

    ... blues (and even jazz) and modern compositions, all coalesced by singer/songwriter/mandolin player Bill Monroe (who named his band the Blue Grass Boys to honor his roots in Kentucky, "the blue grass state"). Like the blues, bluegrass is a deceptively ...

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

    Friday Dec 23 | 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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  8. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #135 - 12-30-16, Segment 1Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 22 | 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. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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