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  1. The hills are alive with the sound of JewgrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | The Times of Israel

    ... blending of these two spheres on music they have written or arranged. Assisting are top bluegrass artists like Sam Bush, Scott Vestal, Mark Schatz, Rob Ickes and Gary Oleyar. Songs are presented in both English and Hebrew, but with an authentic ...

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  2. Scott Napier's mandolin comes home to PARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... rectangles of pearl that fill the fret spaces where they are installed. Some pickers call them "Bush style," as Sam Bush has historically played one of these, and Gibson has made a Sam Bush signature model mandolin using this pattern for several ...

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  3. The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Marks 50th Anniversary with New PBS AppearancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... has reinvigorated the iconic group's legion of fans. The show features guest artists, including John Prine, Sam Bush, Vince Gill, Jerry Jeff Walker, Alison Krauss, Rodney Crowell, Byron House, and Jerry Douglas as well as former members, Jimmy ...

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  4. B la Fleck and Abigail Washburn explore new territory on their signature instrumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... earned 16 Grammys in his career spanning a remarkable range of genres. He's played bluegrass with stalwarts like Sam Bush and Stuart Duncan, formed jazz fusion group the Flecktones and has collaborated with pianist Chick Corea and bassist Edgar ...

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  5. LIVE: The Sam Bush Band @ The Egg, 4/10/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Nippertown!

    We're gearing up for the summer festival season, but as rarely happens newgrass pioneer Sam Bush isn't scheduled to play at either of Greater Nippertown's major bluegrass festivals - July's Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival at Walsh Farm in Oak Hill and September's FreshGrass at MASS MoCA in North Adams. So if you wanted to see the mandolin master in action, The Egg's Swyer Theatre was the place to be last month.

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  6. What IBMA Can Learn from MerlefestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... this year from the likes of Becky Buller, Kristy Cox, Tim O'Brien, the Kruger Brothers, Jerry Douglas and Sam Bush. But there were plenty of non-bluegrassers as well, such as Old Crow Medicine Show, John Prine, David Rawlings and Gillian Welch and ...

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  7. MerleFest: 'A Family of 80,000'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Switched

    ... - like Glenn Frey - great artists who are now gone. The band - joined by Nicki Bluhm, John Oates, Jim Lauderdale, Sam Bush and others - finished the set with Prince's "Purple Rain." In a rare moment during this festival my wife and I found a free ...

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  8. Merlefest 2016: Watch John Oates Go a One On Onea With His Mahogany MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | Acoustic Guitar

    ... Merlefest , where earlier he'd held his own jamming onstage with such folk and bluegrass royalty as mandolin player Sam Bush. "I actually grew up playing folk music, believe it or not," Oates tells me in this clip. "Before I met Daryl Hall, I played ...

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  9. MerleFest 2016 Comes to a Triumphant CloseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | Cybergrass

    ... Jason Isbell, John Oates, Brandi Carlile, Dave Rawlings Machine, The Wood Brothers, Tim O'Brien, Tommy Emmanuel, Sam Bush, Steep Canyon Rangers, Jerry Douglas, Peter Rowan, Jim Lauderdale, Alison Brown, Mike Farris and The Roseland Rhythm Revue, The ...

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  10. Tony Williamson, Mandolin Master, Talks This Weekend's Mando Mania at MerleFestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Independent Weekly

    ... a standing ovation. Then I said, "And now, for a bit of mania-mando mania, that is!" And out they came to join me: Sam Bush, Tim O'Brien, as well as Radim Zenkl from Czech Republic. Don Wright played mandocello, Frank Greenhouse and Ralph McGee on ...

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  11. See Zac Brown Band, Michael Franti, Sam Bush Cover Bob MarleyRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... own hits. Among the musicians making cameos onstage were Spearhead frontman Michael Franti and bluegrass icon Sam Bush, both of whom had performed earlier in the day with their own groups. With Bush on mandolin and Franti subbing for Brown as lead ...

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  12. Sam Bush Renews with Sugar Hill Records, New Album ComingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Cybergrass

    GRAMMY Award-winning multi-instrumentalist Sam Bush has renewed his deal with Rounder Label Group's Sugar Hill Records. His new album, Storyman , is slated for release this summer.

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  13. Special Earth Day Concert With Bluegrass Greats Laurie Lewis & The Right HandsRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | The Pine Tree

    ... Dan Hays calls Laurie "one of the preeminent bluegrass and Americana artists of our time." Acclaimed musician Sam Bush calls her "a great singer, terrific fiddle player, fine songwriter, and one very good band leader." Laurie Lewis has entertained ...

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  14. Floodwood returns to Wilkes-Barre with new players, new music to perform at Bart & Urbya s April 1Read the original story

    Apr 7, 2016 | Weekender

    ... with the occasional Grateful Dead cover or jazz jam interjected. Barady attributes eclectic sets to influences from Sam Bush to Miles Davis. "That's just all of our musical influences coming out," Barady said. "Instead of being one genre, that's how ...

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  15. Live Music: Kanika Moore & the Motown Throwdown; Sin City; Joy Moja Jam Fest; Fireside CollectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | Charleston City Paper

    ... and Iaquinto says that even some "traditional" players liked pushing the boundaries back in the day. "People like Sam Bush and Bela Fleck were kind of like the bridge between the original traditional end and the more progressive stuff," he says. ...

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  16. Four Steve Earle Albums Remastered for Vinyl out May 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Cybergrass

    ... dubbed "power twang." The album's guest artists include The Pogues on "Johnny Come Lately," Strength In Numbers' Sam Bush (mandolin), Jerry Douglas (Dobro), Mark O'Connor (violin), and Edgar Meyer (bass violin) on "Nothing But A Child," Bill Lloyd ...

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  17. Steve Earle's 'Guitar Town,' 'The Hard Way'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... dubbed "power twang." The album's guest artists include The Pogues on "Johnny Come Lately," Strength In Numbers' Sam Bush (mandolin), Jerry Douglas (dobro), Mark O'Connor (violin), and Edgar Meyer (bass violin) on "Nothing But A Child," Bill Lloyd ...

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  18. Floodwood returns to Wilkes-Barre with new players, new music to perform at Bart & Urbya s April 1Read the original story

    Mar 29, 2016 | Weekender

    ... with the occasional Grateful Dead cover or jazz jam interjected. Barady attributes eclectic sets to influences from Sam Bush to Miles Davis. "That's just all of our musical influences coming out," Barady said. "Instead of being one genre, that's how ...

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  19. Frank Solivan Cooking Up More Than Bluegrass at BCMM April 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Cybergrass

    ... out to be her last recording. Instrumentally, too, the album shines. Solivan's take on "Dark Hollow," featuring Sam Bush, was dubbed by Glide Magazine as one of the album's "standout collaborations, a beautifully unfiltered and natural rendition ...

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  20. Tammy Jones Robinette & The Drive's Latest Single Cruises Up ChartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Cybergrass

    ... (bass), Aubrey Haynie (fiddle), Ron Block (banjo), Seth Taylor (rhythm guitar), Rob Ickes (dobro) and the legendary Sam Bush (mandolin). Steve Gulley, Jamie Dailey, Jimmy Fortune, Dale Ann Bradley, Jennifer Wrinkle and David Casteel provide ...

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