20170918

Bluegrass Aids Huricane Relief!

imageBluegrassers Darin & Brooke Aldridge along with John Cowan and other various artists from the worlds of country, rock, blues, and gospel are all banding together to aid victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

Live Stream From Donna Ulisse Postponed!

imageUPDATE:
Due to a battle with seasonal allergies that has resulted in laryngitis, Donna Ulisse has been forced to postpone a planned live streaming concert, originally scheduled for Tuesday, 9/19.

2017 Instrument Championshps Announed At Walnut Valley!

The Walnut Valley Association congratulates this (photo top to bottom) Kyle Tuttle - Nashville, TN; Andy Hatfield - Peoria, IL;Tyler Andal - Nashville, TN; Isaac Eicher - Nashville, TN year’s winners in the many National acoustic instrument Championships.

2017 Bluegrass Banjo Champion

1st Place – Kyle Tuttle from Nashville, TN

2017 National Flat Pick Guitar Champion

1st Place – Andy Hatfield from Peoria, IL

2017 Walnut Valley Old Time Fiddle Champion

1st Place – Tyler Andal from Nashville, TN

2017 National Mandolin Champion

1st Place Winner:  Isaac Eicher from Nashville, TN


20170914

WILDFIRE to Wilson Pickins Promotions!


Wilson Pickins is welcoming Wildfire to it's distinguished stable of bluegrass bands.

Wildfire is a powerful stage band and recording artist on the Pinecastle Records label.

20170913

Banjos, Music and Running

imageThe Earl Scruggs Center and Plaster Family Dentistry present the 8th annual Rhythm and Roots 5k Walk/Run and 10k Run starting at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, October 14, 2017.

Live music kicks off the event with participants enjoying live music at a number of locations along the route.


Colorado’s MASONTOWN to Release Debut Album, IN THIS TIME, Oct. 13th!

Denver, Colorado’s MasontownDenver, Colorado’s Masontown, is a new young band with an enchanting sound that emerged from the hotbed of the Colorado roots music scene.

The band is releasing their debut* album IN THIS TIME on Oct. 13, 2017.

IT'S CHRISTMAS TIME, Bluegrass Style As BALSAM RANGE Delivers New Music October 27th!

imageWorld-renowned Bluegrass quintet BALSAM RANGE delivers an orchestrated holiday EP of contemporary and traditional tunes on October 27

IT'S CHRISTMAS TIME features this award-winning band with the guest talents of the Nashville Recording Orchestra.

20170911

Winfield Memories to be Recorded at this Year's Walnut Valley Festival !

Image result for walnut valley festivalStudents in the communication department at Southwestern College (Winfield, KS) are collaborating with The Walnut Valley Association to create a video project called “Winfield Memories” during the Walnut Valley Festival Sept. 13 – 17 at the Winfield Fairgrounds.

20170910

so much MOORE media Tapped To Provide PR for Balsam Range!

Martha Moore /so much MOORE media Mountain Home Music Company has hired Martha Moore /so much MOORE media to handle PR for the upcoming Balsam Range Christmas project.

20170906

Bernie Faulkner Fires Up Memories With "Pot Belly Stove"!

imageSinger/songwriter Bernie Faulkner fires up a host of memories with "Pot Belly Stove."  His first "official" Bluegrass outing, the track is a reflection on Faulkner's youth and the realities and recollections of a rural life in decades past.  "Pot Belly Stove" launched this past week.

The single is from Bernie's upcoming album.

Remington Ryde Signs with Pinecastle Records for James King Tribute Album!

imagePennsylvania based bluegrass band Remington Ryde has signed with Pinecastle Records for their latest project, A STORYTELLER’S MEMORY, to be released in November.

The album is a tribute to the late bluegrass artist James King and includes some of King's most beloved songs like: “Thirty Years of Farmin’,” “Bed by the Window,” “A Few Old Memories,” “Leavin',” and a song bandleader Ryan Frankhouser wrote and dedicated to King’s memory titled “Mr. King.” The album also includes a bonus track “It’s a Cold Cold World” sung by King in 1989.