Bill Monroe Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Into the Blue - Davis BradleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... maiden who threw herself off a cliff for love's sake. Cover songs range from Toby Keith ( Rodeo Moon ) to Bill Monroe ( Southern Flavor ) to folk artist Malcom McKinney (Don't Cry Blue ). Keith's song, written with Chris LeDoux, is an ode to the ...

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  2. Monroe Crossing performs with Battenkill ChoraleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Manchester Journal

    ... only northeast appearance in 2016 and are scheduled between their Korean and European tours. Named in honor of Bill Monroe, "The Father of Bluegrass Music," Monroe Crossing dazzles audiences with an electrifying blend of classic bluegrass, tight ...

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  3. Niall Toner does NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 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. Last week, I ...

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  4. Ry Cooder a coup for Regina Folk FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... thrilling the way they sang." But his musical direction took another turn. perhaps helped along by the legendary Bill Monroe, the man who essentially invented bluegrass music. "I played a little bit with Bill Monroe when he was out in California and ...

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  5. "A Bluegrass Afternoon at the Opera" at the Wieting SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Tama News-Herald

    ... show is Banjoy from Hinkletown, Iowa. (You won't find it on a map, but it's there!) Bob Black, who played with Bill Monroe, the father of bluegrass music, and Monroe's Bluegrass Boys, plays wicked banjo with the band. Banjoy's repertoire includes ...

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  6. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #100 - 4-29-16, Segment 1Read the original story

    Apr 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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  7. On This Day #47Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... show!' " "That was my third year to start bluegrass at college when The New South came to Japan. I'm not into Bill Monroe's music, while it was too traditional and too high-lonesome, but at the moment I saw the band, I was hooked by the sound of New ...

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  8. Chick Corea & Bela Fleck shine a bright spectacle at the RymanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... and Corea bringing Herbie Hancock along with his damper playing. Sonically amazing. The highlights were the Bill Monroe "Jerusalem Ridge," and two sonata's from Dominic Scalati that Corea literally took to another realm. If you get a chance to see ...

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  9. Chick Corea and Bela Fleck, intricate enchantment at the OrpheumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | The Times-Picayune

    ... by composers obscure enough that Corea playfully quizzed the audience to see if anyone recognized them, and a Bill Monroe bluegrass tune titled "Jerusalem Ridge," rendered with emotional complexity by the two masters. Corea provided a particular ...

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  10. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #99 - 4-22-16, Segment 1Read the original story

    Apr 16, 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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  11. Meehan: Park City and the HagRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Park Record

    ... "old-timey" and bluegrass to Hag, western-swing and honky-tonk. Many of us already spoke fluent Doc Watson and Bill Monroe, not to mention Bob Wills, Willie and Waylon, and George Jones. Through Hag we were able to digest his lineage, which, for the ...

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  12. 'High lonesome mass' meets bluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | Griffin Daily News

    ... of mass. The term "high" before the word "mass" indicates that the service is chanted and sung. first coined by Bill Monroe, who is deemed the "father of bluegrass music." He described bluegrass music having a "high, lonesome sound" which is ...

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  13. Not Your Daddy's Bluegrass at Bluegrass Underground April 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | Cybergrass

    ... in Raleigh - Emerging Artist, Songwriter and Recorded Event of the Year, the last for her all-star tribute to Bill Monroe, "Southern Flavor." There's something special about seeing an artist, just as they're finally getting the recognition they've ...

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  14. Becky Buller at The Emelin TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... down his viola and picking up the mandolin to take a break in the middle. This closing number segued neatly into Bill Monroe's old theme, Watermelon on the Vine . The quartet encored very strongly, singing another of my favorites, Becky's ...

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  15. Swift Creek has Released "Magnolia"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Cybergrass

    ... song. "Bluegrass Hurricane" is an uptempo walk through the history of bluegrass, touching on founding fathers Bill Monroe and Earl Scruggs, and seminal events in bluegrass history (The Bristol Sessions, the 1970's "Will The Circle Be Unbroken" ...

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  16. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #98 - 4-15-16, Segment 1Read the original story

    Apr 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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  17. Opry to feature Rosine Dinera s Club BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Grayson News Gazette

    Courtesy photo Rosine Diner's Club Band, from left: Jeff Morris, Jerry Embry, Mark Royal, and Kenny Flake. This photo was taken on the porch of the Bill Monroe Homeplace Museum in Rosine, KY.

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  18. Gospel according to Cooder, Skaggs and WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... thrilling the way they sang." But his musical direction took another turn. perhaps helped along by the legendary Bill Monroe, the man who essentially invented bluegrass music. "I played a little bit with Bill Monroe when he was out in California and ...

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  19. What's your BKR? Take the test and find outRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... rain, enough with the rain already!" D. "Just listen to the rain, since you're obviously not listening to me" 7) Bill Monroe's band of 1946-47, which included Lester Flatt, Earl Scruggs, Chubby Wise, and Howard Watts, recorded all of their material ...

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  20. The final poll: 2016 March MASHnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | The Bluegrass Blog

    The NCAA Basketball Tournament concluded last night with a last second win for Villanova University, so we'll wrap up our mock tournament as well with the the final round in our 2016 March MASHness readers poll. This last pits the top vote getters in the first four rounds, where Blue Highway, a #8 seed in the Battle of the Bands division managed to outpoll the Father of Bluegrass, Bill Monroe.

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