Saturday, September 13, 2014

"Trouble" For Junior Sisk on September 16th

Image635461782783092916For  TROUBLE FOLLOWS ME, their fifth release on Rebel Records, Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice have provided listeners with a well-rounded collection that hits on all of the great bluegrass themes: loving, losing, and the Lord all find a home here.

Friday, September 12, 2014

Real Bluegrass for Robert Earl Keen!

ROBERT EARL KEENRolling Stone Magazine and several other online publications, are reporting a 2015 All-Bluegrass Album for Americana Artist, Robert Earl Keen.

The Texas Singer/Songwriter won't be singing his own masterful story-telling songs either but will be covering some of his traditional favorites from the genre, like Flatt & Scruggs and the Stanley Brothers.

The Birthplace of Country Music Museum presents: The Carter Family - Lives and Legacies!

Image635461320604867834On Tuesday, September 16, the Birthplace of Country Music Museum will present its first special exhibit, The Carter Family: Lives and Legacies.

The ROYS Welcome New Banjo Player!

Zachary CarterZachary (Pepper) Carter re-joins the ROYS!

After the recent notice from Daniel Patrick that he would be departing the band, The Roys have found his replacement! One they’ve known for several years, and who had played for them in the past!


A Regular Friday Feature
By: Rick Cornish

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Heroes Appreciation Festival to Feature Bluegrass Duo!

Image635459465973380165The American Security Council Foundation (ASCF) announces The STEP UP AMERICA benefit concert featuring the bluegrass group of Newton & Thomas  on Saturday, December 6, 2014 at Historic Dodgertown Holman Stadium in Vero Beach, Fla.

The lineup also includes The Band Perry and Country music newcomer JT Hodges.

Larry Stephenson Band To Release Gospel Single!

Image635459432318435213The Larry Stephenson Band announces the title track, “Pull Your Savior In,” as their first single release from their upcoming new album releasing October 21, 2014 on Whysper Dream Music.

The song was written by Larry Stephenson and will certainly have your toes tapping.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Phil Leadbetter Talks About His Cancer and THE NEXT MOVE!

Image635458859058135456Preview Phil Leadbetter's new album "The Next Move" coming October 14th, 2014.

IBMA Gives Facebook Friends Free Bluegrass Themed Cover Artwork!

Image635458846710669221With just three weeks or less to the launch of the World of Bluegrass in Raleigh, NC for the 2nd year, the International Bluegrass Music Association has announced an artwork campaign for Facebook Profiles.



Monday, September 8, 2014

Two Guys - Same Name - Same Stage!

Image635457683566326422There has always been some confusion over the two Wayne Taylors (Blue Highway and former U.S. Navy Country Current and now Wayne Taylor & Appaloosa).   From Circa Blue's Steve Harris, we got the following note and began to wonder just how many times this scenario could occur. 

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