Powerhouse Bluegrass group Blue Highway is currently in France for a two-week tour with stops at the Country Rendezvous Festival in Craponne and the La Roche Bluegrass Festival in La Roche.
Saturday, July 26, 2014
After a six year hiatus, the all female group, UNCLE EARL has reunited and already played a sold out show at the RockyGrass Festival.
Kristin Andreassen, guitarist, fiddler and clogger for the band writes on her personal page that this particular configuration of the band hadn't played together for six years, ..."but it all came back somehow."
Friday, July 25, 2014
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Storied bluegrass and roots performers Chris Pandolfi of The Infamous Stringdusters, Leigh and Eric Gibson of The Gibson Brothers, and longtime FreshGrass co-conspirator Alison Brown select the best new acts in banjo, duo, and band competitions as the FreshGrass Award jury during the festival, September 19-21, 2014, at MASS MoCA.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Dr. Stanley is in a class that also includes actor and director Al Pacino, novelists John Irving and Annie Proulx, Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Jules Feiffer, former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich and oceanographer and discoverer of the Titanic, Robert Ballard, among others.
Bluegrass fans all over the globe can watch live as the final nominees for the 25th Annual International Bluegrass Music Awards are announced on Wednesday, August 13 at 4:45 pm Central/5:45 pm Eastern.
Monday, July 21, 2014
The festival will be held in Chandler, AZ at the American Legion Post 35 located at 2240 W. Chandler Blvd. The event is FREE so come on out and enjoy an evening of fun for the whole family. Doors open at 5PM.
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Friday, July 18, 2014
"This record is something I've been waiting my whole life to do," veteran Dobro master Jerry Douglas says of the self-titled debut by the new all-star dream team combo that he has assembled, organized and produced.