A regular Friday Feature
By Rick Cornish
After being diagnosed with Stage III Hodgkins Lymphoma in 2011, Phil Leadbetter feared that his 37-year career as a touring and performing musician may be over and yet, recognized the immense blessing of having enjoyed that career.
A Stellar List of Friends Make Bucket List Dreams Come True!
The song comes from the pen of noted singer-songwriter and producer Jonathan Edwards, a long-time friend of the duo since their days crossing paths on the Washington DC-area folk scene.
Adam is the son of Mike McPeak of the legendary McPeak Brothers, and Adam's love for bluegrass music has instilled in him the passion to carry on the McPeak tradition.
They have returned to live up to that standard with their first original studio release in four years, TURN ON A DIME, from Mountain Home Music Company.
Beginning October 1, aspiring songwriters may submit entries to the contest using the online entry form (www.merlefest.org/ChrisAustinSongwritingContest/) or by mailing entries to:
Buller’s first solo record with Dark Shadow Recording marks a new chapter in her bluegrass book: Stepping to center stage and taking the lead.
PROLIFIC BLUEGRASS SIDE WOMAN STEPS INTO THE SPOTLIGHT WITH
RADIO RELEASE TODAY, FULL ALBUM RELEASE IN OCTOBER
If you'd like to take the cruise with them, you may also like to ride the bus down to Miami right along with NOTHIN' FANCY and they're giving a few fans that golden opportunity.
For 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.