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  1. Isaac Taylor returns to The Florida State Bluegrass BandRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Bluegrass Blog

    The Florida State Bluegrass Band has been the chief performance vehicle for multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Ernie Evans, and his wife and band mate Debi, since he left Valerie Smith & Liberty Pike some years ago. They have worked the Florida, Alabama, Georgia, and South Carolina markets hard when they weren't handling their other business, Evans Media Source , which promotes and manages several bluegrass festivals in Florida.

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  2. Sweet Olive String Band (USA) in Ireland 25 July-5 Aug. 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 22 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    Thanks to the inexhaustible John Nyhan for this further good news, ... following on a great tour by the Petersen Family Bluegrass Band , the Berea College Bluegrass Ensemble , and Jeff and Tristan Scroggins , which culminated at the wonderful Ardara Bluegrass Festival. The Festival also featured Lorraine Jordan and the Garrett Newton Band , Woodbine , and a host of pickers, too many to mention.

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  3. Bluegrass to invade Mobeetie for annual music festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 22 | Amarillo.com

    But during the first weekend in August, the small Wheeler County town swells to over 1,000 for the annual Mobeetie Music Festival. For more than 35 years, lovers of bluegrass music have come together in the first town in the Texas Panhandle, founded in 1874.

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  4. Backline Bluegrass to Poor Mountain RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Poor Mountain Records is continuing their aggressive moves in the bluegrass market with the signing of South Carolina's Backline Bluegrass . The band is based around the singing of guitarist, Katelyn Ingardia.

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  5. How to see Sgt. Peppera s Lonely Bluegrass Band July 21 at the Redlands BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Redlands Daily Facts

    Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Bluegrass Band will perform new and innovative takes on Beatles songs such as “Back in the U.S.S.R.” “Come Together,” “Blackbird,” “Here Comes the Sun” and “Eleanor Rigby” when they appear at the Redlands Bowl 8 p.m. Friday. Bands have been covering Beatles tunes for decades, but none like Sgt.

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  6. Carolina Bluegrass Band auditions next month at UNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | The Bluegrass Blog

    The first year of bluegrass at the University of North Carolina is in the books, with auditions to join the program in the upcoming fall semester set for next month. The school introduced a bluegrass ensemble into the curriculum of the music department as part of their Bluegrass Initiative during the summer of 2016.

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  7. M-A alumni perform on bluegrass showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Almanac

    The "Menlo-Atherton Bears Alumni Bluegrass Band" made up of banjoist Ryan Breen, guitarist Henry Warde, double bassist Kyle McCabe and mandolinist Andy O'Brien will perform Saturday, July 15, at Club Fox in Redwood City. Doors open at 8 p.m. with a 9 p.m. showtime.

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  8. Double the fun: Show features folk, bluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | The Republic

    Soft, folk-rock group Cottonpatch and the freewheeling, high-energy Banister Family Bluegrass Band will entertain in a double-billed performance at the next free Donner Park Variety Show from 7 to 9 p.m. July 22 at the Donner Park shelter house near 19th and Lafayette streets in Columbus. Both groups have built a substantial local following over the years while playing shows all over the area.

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  9. Bluegrass Bands Return to Garden Theatre Stage 7/23Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Garden Theatre, located at 160 West Plant Street in historic Winter Garden, is pleased to announce an exciting concert event, as two nationally-renowned Bluegrass bands take the stage on Sunday, July 23, 2017 at 4pm. Ernie Evans & the Florida State Bluegrass Band Ernie Evans and the Florida State Bluegrass Band represent what fans expect from Bluegrass music today - an ability to bridge the gap between contemporary and traditional styles.

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  10. Bluegrass Fest gets pickin' July 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    Get unlimited access to SonomaNews.com, the Sonoma Index-Tribune eEdition and our mobile app for just $5.25 per month! Continue reading with unlimited access to SonomaNews.com, the Sonoma Index-Tribune eEdition and our mobile app for just $5.25 per month! Get unlimited access to SonomaNews.com, the Sonoma Index-Tribune eEdition and our mobile app for just $5.25 per month, and support community journalism! For just $5.25 per month, you can keep reading SonomaNews.com, the Sonoma Index-Tribune eEdition and our mobile, and support community journalism! Get your mandolin ears in tune Sonoma - some of the biggest names in bluegrass are coming to the North Bay to take part in the third annual Bluegrass Festival at the Green Music Center.

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  11. FREE Public Lawn Concert @ Rockport Masonic CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | Bangor Daily News

    The Miners Creek Bluegrass Band will play a lawn concert from 6 to 7pm on July 5th rain or shine. Bring a lawn chair, blanket and of course the kids and join the fun as the sounds of bluegrass fill the air around Simonton Corner.

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  12. 43rd Bethlehem UMC Fish Fry will feature 5 Points Swing, Bethlehem Bluegrass BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | Williamson Herald

    The biggest backyard party, with over 1,800 pounds of fresh catfish, is set for Friday, July 21 in the Grassland community of Franklin when Bethlehem United Methodist Church hosts the 43rd BUMC Fish Fry on the church's shaded grounds at 2419 Bethlehem Loop Road off Hillsboro Road. One of the longest running events in Williamson County, BUMC minister Ryan Bennett said the good old-fashioned social will have bluegrass and swing music, all-you-can-eat catfish and a free children's game area - all helping support church missions.

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  13. Pictou's deCoste Centre announces summer lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | The News

    The season begins on Canada Day weekend when the deCoste welcomes RDV2017 Tall Ships Regatta to the Town of Pictou. There will be public ship tours, daily outdoor concerts, a kids zone plus more during the three-day celebration beginning June 30 with the arrival of five Tall Ships.

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  14. John's Bumper Bluegrass Package in Ireland, 4-16 July 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    Yesterday we hoped to be able to give dates in Ireland for the wealth of US talent that will be here in the first half of July - so thanks once again to John Nyhan , who has organised the tours for three of the four US acts, for this news. John writes: With such young bluegrass talent performing in Ireland between the 4th and 16th of July, you could nearly call it 'The Future of Bluegrass Tour'.

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  15. Dierks Bentley Opens His Own Show in Disguise, Dupes FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | RollingStone

    Dierks Bentley's What the Hell Tour, playing amphitheaters throughout the summer, features Cole Swindell and Jon Pardi in the support slots. But early-arriving fans have also been catching another, unbilled, opener, the Bolo Boys Bluegrass Band.

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  16. Banjo instructor sought at UNC Chapel HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the largest and primary campus of the 17 that make up the UNC system, is advertising now for a banjo instructor in their Music Department. This addition is part of their Bluegrass Initiative, an effort to offer performance opportunities for music majors within the bluegrass realm, and to present curricula that teach the history of the music, in which central and western North Carolina have played a large role.

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  17. Russell Johnson and the UNC Carolina Bluegrass BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Last summer the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Music Department hired Russell Johnson, the well-known bluegrass singer, songwriter and mandolin player from Cary, North Carolina, to the faculty position of Ensemble Director for what was called the Carolina Bluegrass Band . Of course, the University of North Carolina bluegrass music program isn't the first one established at an American university.

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  18. 43rd BUMC Fish Fry coming in JulyRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | Williamson Herald

    The biggest backyard party with over 1,800 pounds of fresh catfish is set for Friday, July 21 in the Grassland community of Franklin when Bethlehem United Methodist Church hosts the 43rd BUMC Fish Fry on the church's shaded grounds at 2419 Bethlehem Loop Road off Hillsboro Road. One of the longest running events in Williamson County, BUMC minister Ryan Bennett said the good old-fashioned social will have bluegrass and swing music, all-you-can-eat catfish, free children's game area - all helping support church missions.

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  19. The Schwag returns to headline Dam Jam next weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | News Tribune

    It has been 14 years since The Schwag has delivered its Grateful Dead tribute concert experience to audiences at the campground below Bagnell Dam in Lake Ozark. However, a new music festival next week will offer the band a proper homecoming.

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  20. Family Event At Fisherman's VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Englewood Review

    On Saturday, June 17, 12 4pm, Fisherman's Village invites you to a picnic with family-friendly, fun festivities for all ages, including games, food favorites, face painting by MaryRose, and entertainment by Jeff the Juggler. Enjoy live music featuring bluegrass & folk tunes by Southwind Bluegrass Band, Kindred Spirit, Florida Mountain Band, and Bugtussle Ramblers.

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