Friday, August 29, 2014

FRIDAY FUNNIES!


A Regular Friday Feature
By: Rick Cornish




Dr. Ralph Stanley Signs with Vector Management!

"HE IS TRULY A MUSICAL TREASURE OF THIS GENERATION.”

Musical titan Dr. Ralph Stanley has signed to Vector Management for career management, joining a roster that includes some of the most iconic musicians, chefs and public figures in the world.

Becky Buller On The Roe Roster!

Image635448845419444727ROE ENTERTAINMENT WELCOMES BECKY BULLER TO THEIR ROSTER OF AWARD-WINNING ARTISTS

Jim Roe has announced the addition of singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Becky Buller to Roe Entertainment.  

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Front Range Leader Bob Amos Back with 2nd Solo CD!

Image635448222529009319With the release of his second bluegrass CD in two years, former Front Range leader Bob Amos has shown that he is back in a big way. 

Amos’s new CD, Sunrise Blues, contains 8 original songs, 2 original instrumentals, and 2 new versions of bluegrass classics.

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.

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