Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Bluegrass Gem Well Worth Sharing!

Image635501788213904663Occasionally we stumble into something so spectacular it just screams out to be shared.  Such is the case with this young man, Josh Turner and his Virtual Bluegrass Band concept.

Bluegrass Awards Show To Be Broadcast On National Television!

The International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) today announced plans to air the 25th Annual International Bluegrass Music Awards on U.S. television.

Open Rail Joins Echo Mountain Entertainment Family!

Image635500874797080209Echo Mountain Entertainment announced this week, the joining of OPEN RAIL BLUEGRASS BAND to the Echo Mountain Entertainment Family.

Echo Mountain Entertainment, an Artist Management, Booking and Promoting Agency for Bluegrass Musicians, will now be handling Booking and Promotional materials for OPEN RAIL BLUEGRASS BAND.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Sisk - On the Injured List but Hopes To Play This Saturday!

Image635500887993615008Junior Sisk, who is well-known to his fans as an avid hunter, injured his hand yesterday in a minor hunting accident.

Sisk suffered a deep cut to one of his fingers, which required stitches and a course of antibiotics.

Crowe Brothers - Forty Years Old Released Today!

Image635500882111938595Mountain Fever is proud to release today the all new album from The Crowe Brothers. If you know traditional bluegrass then you already know their story.

40 Years together singing and performing traditional bluegrass. Josh and Wayne Crowe bring their best recording to-date to the table as the brother harmonies soar, delivering that sound that fans have loved for ""Forty Years.

Larry Efaw and the Bluegrass Mountaineers to Echo Mountain Entertainment!

Image635500867498682765Echo Mountain Entertainment announced today the joining of Larry Efaw and the Bluegrass Mountaineers to the Echo Mountain Entertainment Family.

Echo Mountain Entertainment, an Artist Management, Booking and Promoting Agency for Bluegrass Musicians, will now be handling Booking and Promotional materials for Larry Efaw and the Bluegrass Mountaineers.

Belk Seeks Southern Musicians‏!

Image635500707005013052As part of its 2015 The Road South campaign, Belk, the nation's largest family owned and operated department store, announced today its second year of the Southern Musician Showcase.

The Showcase will promote Southern musicians by offering them a chance to win a cash prize and an opportunity to perform at major fashion, sports and music events, a performance wardrobe and stylist provided by Belk and an opportunity for their songs to be featured in Belk television commercials.

Friday, October 24, 2014

New Super Trio Emerges!

Information is sketchy but thanks to Bill Evans for posting this tidbit:

"Taking pictures today with Dan Crary and Steve Spurgin - our first gig together is Saturday, March 14 at the Sonoma Folk and Bluegrass Festival! I'm excited about playing music with these guys!"

Bill Evans, Dan Crary and Steve Spurgin

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By: Rick Cornish


Thursday, October 23, 2014

ICM Awards Show to Feature Performance by Rhonda Vincent & The Roys!

Image635496876617325346The Inspirational Country Music Association is excited to announce a star-studded lineup for this year’s ICM Faith, Family & Country™ Awards to be held Thursday, November 13 at Cornerstone Nashville from 7- 9 p.m. (red carpet arrivals begin at 5:30 p.m.).

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