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  1. EBMA newsletter, July 2017Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2017 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    The European Bluegrass Music Association has issued the fourth of its new monthly e-newsletters. The main feature is a well illustrated transcript of a 1974 interview with Bill Monroe by Wim Bloemendaal , Dutch radio producer, music connoisseur, collector, teacher, editor, and journalist.

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  2. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #163 - 7-14-17, Segment 1Read the original story

    Jul 6, 2017 | 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. 2017 Bluegrass Today Chris Jones Column QuizRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... address A. A new reality TV show in which archeologists dig through areas of western Kentucky, searching for Bill Monroe artifacts like tie clips, and old discarded mandolin strings B. A band made up of bluegrass musicians all just released from a ...

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  4. Adventures Of A Blue Grass Boy - Tom EwingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Though the title sounds more like an autobiographical memoir, Adventures Of A Blue Grass Boy is a "new" CD from Tom Ewing, who played guitar and sang with Bill Monroe roughly from 1986 until Bill passed in 1996. Recently released on Patuxent Music , the album contains recordings Ewing made during the time he was a Blue Grass Boy, and though Monroe does not make a personal appearance, his music and the sound he pioneered leap from each of the tracks.

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  5. Youth is not wasted on Bluegrass-and-beyond wunderkind Billy StringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    He grew up in Ionia, a small community northwest of Lansing, and at an impossibly young age, Strings' father - who played in the state capitol's bars as a young man - taught him guitar while investing in him a love of Bluegrass and Rock. "My dad loved Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath, and he also loved Doc Watson, Bill Monroe and Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs, so when my dad played Rock and Bluegrass, the two got mixed up a little bit," Strings says from his current home in East Nashville.

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  6. Monroe Crossing to perform Sunday in Longville6 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... Music in the Park series at the gazebo in the park area at Salem Lutheran Church in Longville. Named in honor of Bill Monroe, the father of bluegrass music, Monroe Crossing plays a blend of classic bluegrass, bluegrass gospel and heartfelt ...

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  7. Bluegrass group to performRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2017 | Observer

    ... on piano, guitar, banjo, Celtic folk harp, bass and pennywhistle. Strom has played with bluegrass legends Bill Monroe, Charlie Waller, and John Duffey, and sits in with several other local bluegrass bands. White's musical career began in the 1960s ...

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  8. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #162 - 7-7-17, Segment 1Read the original story

    Jun 29, 2017 | 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. Royal line of bluegrass succession, or Queen for a DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... intentional). Since there has been some recent controversy in Bluegrass Today regarding the selling of parts of Bill Monroe's identity, perhaps making the title "The Father of Bluegrass" up for grabs, I thought it might be good to revisit this look ...

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  10. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #161 - 6-30-17, Segment 1Read the original story

    Jun 22, 2017 | 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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  11. Nashville NotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | KZKX-FM Lincoln

    ... renovated Ryman Auditorium. The first show featured Alison Krauss and the father of bluegrass himself, Bill Monroe . Over the last twenty-plus years, the series has become a Nashville summertime tradition, regularly presenting the biggest names in ...

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  12. Twisted Folk Concert Series Presents Front Country Saturday, June 24th, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | The Pine Tree

    Vallecito, CA...Twisted Oak Winery is pleased to announce the next concert of our 2017 Twisted Folk Concert Series - Front Country. "What can you say about a band who says their influences include 'Bill Monroe, Paul Simon, Prince, and King Crimson?'" said winery owner Jeff Stai.

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  13. Bluegrass Legend Bill Monroe's Name And Likeness Is For Sale Along...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Stereogum

    Bill Monroe is credited with the creation of Bluegrass Music, and that distinction has earned him inductions into both the Country Music and Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame, as well as the International Bluegrass Music Association's Hall of Honor. Though the singer passed away in September 1996, his legacy still casts a huge shadow on the Country and Bluegrass worlds.

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  14. Bill Monroe for Sale, Down to the Bluegrass Icon's Name, Lost Albums, Cabin & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Billboard

    Bill Monroe is credited with the creation of Bluegrass Music, and that distinction has earned him inductions into both the Country Music and Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame, as well as the International Bluegrass Music Association's Hall of Honor. Though the singer passed away in September 1996, his legacy still casts a huge shadow on the Country and Bluegrass worlds.

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  15. Construction of the Bill Monroe Museum Needs a Final PushRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | PR.com

    With ground having been broken on May 22nd, the Bill Monroe Museum is becoming reality. Today, the Bill Monroe Museum launched a fundraising campaign on the crowdfunding platform Indiegogo.

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  16. Debut release from Northern ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... have it deep in their bones, and feel no need to look any further." The band has pulled from the songbooks of Bill Monroe, Jimmy Martin, the Osbornes, and Jim & Jesse, among others. The highlights include a lonesome Mr. Engineer , with a snappy ...

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  17. Junior Sisk takes over 'mater sammiches at Bean BlossomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... they connected in a truly personal way. One of his favorite ways to give back to his fans started at the annual Bill Monroe Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival in Indiana. King was a regular attendee, and would often stay for several days before or ...

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  18. Keen appreciates the past while plotting the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Cincinnati.com

    ... last year. In 2015, he recorded "Happy Prisoner," an album of bluegrass classics that included tunes written by Bill Monroe, Carter Stanley and Peter Rowan with performances by Rowan, Lovett, Natalie Maines and Sara Watkins among others. This is not ...

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  19. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #160 - 6-23-17, Segment 1Read the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | 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. Ryman Auditorium unveils musical icon statuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | USA Today

    In honor of its 125th anniversary, the Ryman Auditorium, also called the Mother Church of Country Music, unveiled new statues honoring Grand Ole Opry icon Little Jimmy Dickens and bluegrass pioneer Bill Monroe. Ryman Auditorium unveils musical icon statues In honor of its 125th anniversary, the Ryman Auditorium, also called the Mother Church of Country Music, unveiled new statues honoring Grand Ole Opry icon Little Jimmy Dickens and bluegrass pioneer Bill Monroe.

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