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  1. Sidewalk Film Festival 2015 announces winners; here's the listRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Alabama Live

    ... "Raiders! The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made" and closed with Sunday night's awards show. "Revival: The Sam Bush Story," a documentary about bluegrass legend Sam Bush directed by Birmingham filmmaker Wayne Franklin, was the audience choice ...

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  2. The Philharmonic dances through Bach and bluegrass at the BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Los Angeles Times

    A bluegrass piece by Sam Bush, from left, Edgar Meyer and Jerry Douglas at the Hollywood Bowl. Bluegrass has its roots in Appalachian music.

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  3. Edgar Meyer Joins the la Phil and More at The Hollywood Bowl in from Bach to Bluegrass TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Conductor Nicholas McGegan returns to the Hollywood Bowl to lead Grammy-winning double bassist Edgar Meyer and the Los Angeles Philharmonic , along with special guests Sam Bush and Jerry Douglas in their Hollywood Bowl debuts tonight, August 27, 2015 at 8 p.m. The evening's program features Edgar Meyer not only as a classical bass player, but also as composer and Newgrass player. McGegan, a Baroque specialist, has appeared at the Bowl for nearly two decades since 1994.

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  4. Jerry Douglas Brings Decades of Songwriting (and Bluegrass Great Sam Bush) to PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Phoenix New Times

    ... Phish, and Elvis Costello. When he performs at the Musical Instrument Museum, he will be joined by bluegrass great Sam Bush. The two have combined forces many times over the years, but Douglas is excited because this time, things are a little ...

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  5. Edgar Meyer to Join the la Phil and More at The Hollywood Bowl in from Bach to Bluegrass, 8/27Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Conductor Nicholas McGegan returns to the Hollywood Bowl to lead Grammy-winning double bassist Edgar Meyer and the Los Angeles Philharmonic , along with special guests Sam Bush and Jerry Douglas in their Hollywood Bowl debuts on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 8 p.m. The evening's program features Edgar Meyer not only as a classical bass player, but also as composer and Newgrass player. McGegan, a Baroque specialist, has appeared at the Bowl for nearly two decades since 1994.

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  6. IBMA Film Festival Announces Selections for 2015 World of BluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Cybergrass

    ... event, presented by Chiesi USA, which takes place September 29-October 3 in Raleigh, North Carolina. "Revival: The Sam Bush Story" by Wayne Franklin and Kris Wheeler, and Marc Fields' "Give Me The Banjo" were singled out by the IBMA Film Festival ...

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  7. IBMA Film Festival selections announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... All events will be hosted at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh, NC. The two highlight films are Revival: The Sam Bush Story , by Wayne Franklin and Kris Wheeler, and Give Me The Banjo , from Marc Fields. Both will be presented to the ...

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  8. Feature: Mountain TunesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Planet Jackson Hole

    ... good music. The glaring idiosyncrasy is the absence of two musicians that have performed at nearly every festival-Sam Bush and Ben Winship. (Though Winship is not billed, he will be an instructor at the Targhee Music Camp, which he founded with ...

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  9. Sam Bush Band, One On OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | The Bluegrass Blog

    If you might ever be conflicted about whether The Sam Bush Band has forgotten their bluegrass roots, this recent video they filmed for the online program, One On One , should eradicate any doubts. When the band was in New York in mid-July, they met up with videographer Ehud Lazin at The City Winery where they filmed this session.

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  10. Mandolin champRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | LongmontFYI

    Longmont resident Tyler Rennix plays the Sam Bush signature Gibson mandolin he won at this year's RockyGrass bluegrass festival.

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  11. Cherryholmes Reunion at the OBX Bluegrass Island FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Cybergrass

    Come on out to the OBX Bluegrass Island Festival this September 23 through the 26th! Cherryholmes has been part of the Festival 4 years running and they look forward to hosting the Jam Village this year with their Big Red Bus. It's going to be good! Joining Cherryholmes will be Rhonda Vincent & the Rage, Steep Canyon Rangers, Sam Bush, Dailey & Vincent, Mountain Faith and many more of your favorites.

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  12. Longmont resident wins Rockygrass mandolin competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | LongmontFYI

    Longmont resident Tyler Rennix plays the Sam Bush signature Gibson mandolin he won at this year's RockyGrass bluegrass festival.

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  13. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Plays Ryman Auditorium Sept. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Cybergrass

    The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: Jeff Hanna, Jimmie Fadden, Bob Carpenter, and John McEuen at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium, the Mother Church of Country Music, on September 14, 2015. With instrumental greats Sam Bush on mandolin, Jerry Douglas on resonator guitar, and Byron House on bass.

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  14. 7/18/15: Today's Top Tips: SaturdayRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2015 | Nippertown!

    ... Fire Squad, the Lonely Heartstring Band, Billy Strings & Don Julin, I Draw Slow, the HillBenders, Hot Rize, the Sam Bush Band, Steep Canyon Rangers, Greensky Bluegrass . Music starts at 11am. $75. GO HERE for more info DANCE : New York City Ballet @ ...

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  15. Sam Bush to Receive Kentucky Governor's National AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Cybergrass

    Sam Bush joins nine Kentuckians whose contributions - as artists or advocates - have raised the level of quality and awareness of the arts in Kentucky and the nation who are being honored by Gov. Steve Beshear for their lifelong commitment to and achievement in the arts as recipients of the 2015 Governor's Awards in the Arts. Sam Bush will be awarded the "National Award."

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  16. Beshear announces Governor's Awards in the ArtsRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... illie Rascoe, the Paducah Convention and Visitors Bureau, Kentucky broadcaster Dave Shuffett and bluegrass musician Sam Bush.

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  17. Sam Bush to receive KY Governor's AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    There aren't too many awards left for Sam Bush to win. His long career in bluegrass and acoustic music has brought him accolades from the Grammies, the Americana Music Association, and the International Bluegrass Music Association, not to mention the fiddle convention trophies he picked up as a young man.

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  18. Checking in with Jim VanCleveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... the weekend, and the other, Cindy G (Blue Road Records), is launching her first single (featuring Rhonda Vincent, Sam Bush, Todd Phillips, Rob Ickes, Seth Taylor, Scott Vestal, Bryan Sutton, and myself) to radio any day. Anyhow, I'm VERY excited ...

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  19. Pickin' A Part: Mojo on the Move in TellurideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... it with the stuff of life: when he plays, that is splendor and grace. Stephen's main gig is guitarist for the Sam Bush Band . This puts him on stage next to the King of Telluride Saturday night: the premiere set of the Telluride Bluegrass Festival. ...

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  20. Sam Bush to Play The Ridgefield Playhouse, 7/19Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The story of contemporary bluegrass would not be complete without the story of Sam Bush . From a fiddle contest champ in the '60s, to his time with Bluegrass Alliance in the '70s -- and the launch of New Grass Revival -- to Strength In Numbers and Emmylou Harris & the Nash Ramblers in the late '80s, and finally his solo career from the '90s forward, Bush has been an icon and champion of modern bluegrass and acoustic music -- paving the way for modern acoustic jam bands.

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