Wednesday, August 27, 2014

British Bluegrass Founding Member Phillip Morley Passes

Obituary Notices:

Image635447122884808685The following was posted by the British Bluegrass Music Association this morning.

On behalf of the BBMA Committee, it is with great sadness that we have to report the sad news we received a short while ago, that founding member of the BBMA, Phill Morley, passed away in hospital this morning. Phill was a great banjo player, teacher, tireless promoter of bluegrass and friend to so many, he will be missed by the whole bluegrass community. Our thoughts and condolences are with his family and friends as this sad time.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Sweden's Downhill Bluegrass Band Releases WONDERLAND !

Image635446266734927952Swedish bluegrassers and one of Europe's most respected bluegrass bands, Downhill Bluegrass Band has released their latest CD WONDERLAND.

The material on this album has mostly been written by Jonas Kjellgren and Mikael Grund. They were greatly inspired by traditional bluegrass.

Friday, August 22, 2014

FRIDAY FUNNIES!

A Regular Friday Feature
By: Rick Cornish



New Scenic Roots CD Celebrates the Lives of Two Young Girls!

Image635442783872679730Scenic Roots, a sister duo from Concordia, KS, released their newest album on August 10th.

The project is entitled “Reverie” and was produced by the nationally acclaimed bluegrass band “Nu-Blu” in Siler City, NC.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Larry Stephenson with New Band Members & Upcoming New Album!

Image635441302437607037The award-winning Larry Stephenson Band is proud to announce new members, bass player Matt Wright and guitarist Kevin Richardson.

They will join Larry Stephenson and Kenny Ingram in celebrating the band’s 25th Anniversary this year and their upcoming new album release, PULL YOUR SAVIOR IN. 

British Bluegrass Music Assoc. Goes Digital for Voting!

Image635441116542650684There are actually two stories in one here.  For the first time is as long as anyone can remember, The BBMA has not one but two candidates running for the position of Chairman, David Rozzell and Dave Teague.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Skaggs & White Get Set to Release First Duet Recording

Image635440401715068028On August 4, country and bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs and Sharon White (of country music's The Whites) celebrated their 33rd wedding anniversary.  

Over the course of more than three decades of marriage, Skaggs and White have savored every moment of their lifelong commitment to one another. 

>>>>    Legendary  Music Couple to Release HEARTS LIKE OURS on September 30, 2014

G2 Releases Single with Video from New Album

Image635440221840987749We Were Kings - single from G2's album 'Mind Over Matter'.

  • Official single release Sep 9.
  • Official album release Oct 9.

Friday, August 15, 2014

THE ROYS Sign for Exclusive Booking with Buddy Lee Attractions!

  Seated:     David Kiswiney, Senior Vice President (BLA), Elaine Roy, Lee Roy and Mike Meade, THE ROYS have signed an exclusive booking agreement with Buddy Lee Attractions for worldwide representation. 

The deal was solidified yesterday in advance of the award-winning Bluegrass/Country duo's September 2 CD release, THE VIEW, on Rural Rhythm Records.

Darin & Brooke's Sneak Peek At New Project!

Image635436764554017602Here is a little taste of the  upcoming release for Darin & Brooke Aldridge on Mountain Home including a look at some of their special guests!

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