Bill Monroe Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Bluegrass Pioneer Curly Seckler had another StrokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Cybergrass

    ... the International Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame in 2004, the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame in 2010, and the Bill Monroe Bluegrass Hall of Fame in 2011. Though the Nashville Grass officially disbanded in 1994, Seckler and Spears have performed ...

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  2. The European roots of North Carolina's Kruger BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Charleston City Paper

    ... who were popular in Germany around that time. Jens was so fascinated with the banjo music of Earl Scruggs and Bill Monroe that he taught himself how to play on a broken instrument, nailing the strings to the pegboard. By the time they were 16, he ...

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  3. Keweenaw Brewgrass to play at Ontonagon TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    ... toward doing this for a very long time, so we're really fired up about that." From the old-timey bluegrass of Bill Monroe to classic rock like Van Morrison, the Keweenaw Brewgrass takes their show on the road all summer long, playing at least once a ...

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  4. Cover Art - The Image for the MusicRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | Cybergrass

    ... Top Removal, Coal, Appalachia Mountain Music. Other albums may reflect an historical person or event such as Bill Monroe, Charlie Poole, the Civil War or other event. In this case, you probably want the album art to reflect what the theme of the ...

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  5. Kentucky Traveler: My Life in MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... even as fame beckoned at a young age. Skaggs remains demure about joining his heroes onstage as a young boy Bill Monroe, Flatt & Scruggs, the Stanley Brothers and even after joining the latter's Clinch Mountain Boys with childhood friend Keith ...

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  6. Artist interview: Rhonda Vincent on her personal style of music and clothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Rhonda notes, "It has become part of what we do. I think we've become a crusader for the image of bluegrass. Bill Monroe dressed in a suit, as well as Flatt and Scruggs. It's just how it is perceived as hillbilly music and unsofisticated. The guys ...

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  7. Help Wanted: PineCone and Old Hat's campaign to restore ancient recordings from WPTF ends todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2013 | Independent Weekly

    ... inclusion. Listeners may know it as a favorite of the Carolina Chocolate Drops or recognize the tune from Bill Monroe's bluegrass standard "Molly and Tenbrooks," though Wyatt feels the Mountaineers' instrumentation is just as notable. "J.E. Mainer's ...

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  8. Bluegrass Weather Report - 6/3/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... d performing today has been influenced by the artists who came before them, particularly "founding fathers" like Bill Monroe, Flatt and Scruggs, and the Stanleys. Most musicians choose to honor those artists in some way, whether []

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  9. Jerry Sullivan passesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... of their next album, . Excellent as they were, none surpassed the quality of Get up John , the tune composed by Bill Monroe that now had words by Sullivan and Stuart. The duo has made personal appearances at small rural churches in the deep South, ...

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  10. The Way I Am from Donna HughesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... d performing today has been influenced by the artists who came before them, particularly "founding fathers" like Bill Monroe, Flatt and Scruggs, and the Stanleys. Most musicians choose to honor those artists in some way, whether []

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  11. The Monroe Reels: Marshall Wyatt and Chatham County Line explore The...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Independent Weekly

    ... are several, but one of the most neglected and notable, it seemed, involved the "Father of Bluegrass" himself, Bill Monroe. Bill and his brother, Charlie, lived in Raleigh for a few years while working on a radio program for WPTF. They recorded in ...

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  12. Richard Cifersky with Velvet BlueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... d performing today has been influenced by the artists who came before them, particularly "founding fathers" like Bill Monroe, Flatt and Scruggs, and the Stanleys. Most musicians choose to honor those artists in some way, whether []

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  13. Ground to break on Owensboro Bluegrass CenterRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... d performing today has been influenced by the artists who came before them, particularly "founding fathers" like Bill Monroe, Flatt and Scruggs, and the Stanleys. Most musicians choose to honor those artists in some way, whether []

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  14. Old Souls and Spicy Dishes at The Wild GooseRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    The band mixes in original songs with covers of songs by artists like Jerry Garcia, Johnny Cash and Bill Monroe.

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  15. Dunderhead wins 2014 EWOB band contestRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... d performing today has been influenced by the artists who came before them, particularly "founding fathers" like Bill Monroe, Flatt and Scruggs, and the Stanleys. Most musicians choose to honor those artists in some way, whether []

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  16. John Bowman exits The BoxcarsRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... d performing today has been influenced by the artists who came before them, particularly "founding fathers" like Bill Monroe, Flatt and Scruggs, and the Stanleys. Most musicians choose to honor those artists in some way, whether []

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  17. Cover Art - The Image for the MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | Cybergrass

    ... Top Removal, Coal, Appalachia Mountain Music. Other albums may reflect an historical person or event such as Bill Monroe, Charlie Poole, the Civil War or other event. In this case, you probably want the album art to reflect what the theme of the ...

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  18. Kentucky Traveler: My Life in MusicRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... even as fame beckoned at a young age. Skaggs remains demure about joining his heroes onstage as a young boy Bill Monroe, Flatt & Scruggs, the Stanley Brothers and even after joining the latter's Clinch Mountain Boys with childhood friend Keith ...

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  19. Weekly Airplay Chart - 5/30/14Read the original story

    May 31, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... d performing today has been influenced by the artists who came before them, particularly "founding fathers" like Bill Monroe, Flatt and Scruggs, and the Stanleys. Most musicians choose to honor those artists in some way, whether []

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  20. Mandolin Orchestra celebrates its 90th anniversary on June 1Read the original story

    May 30, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    Think of mandolins, and you might think of an Italian troubadour outside a lady's window. Or maybe Bill Monroe, quick-picking a bluegrass tune. But mandolins are also Jewish, says Harvey Weitzner of Mahwah. And that history is intimately connected ...

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