Author Archive: John Goad

John Goad is a graduate of the East Tennessee State University Bluegrass, Old Time & Country Music program, and is now pursuing a Masters degree in Appalachian Studies at ETSU.

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Bluegrass Weather Report – 3/11/14

| March 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with the Bluegrass Weather Report for this week, taking a look at the Withlacoochee festival in Florida.  

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Bluegrass Weather Report – 2/25/14

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with this week’s Bluegrass Weather Report, looking into the Wintergrass festival in Bellevue, WA.  

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Bluegrass Weather Report – 2/18/14

| February 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with this week’s Bluegrass Weather Report, looking at the goings on scheduled for this weekend at the Mid-Winter Bluegrass Festival in Denver, CO.  

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Living For The Moment – Kristy Cox

| February 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
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We hear quite a bit about country crossover artists in the bluegrass world. Marty Raybon, for instance, has had successful careers in both genres, while Rhonda Vincent recently released a dual country and bluegrass album. Kristy Cox is one of the latest artists to make […]

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Bluegrass Weather Report – 2/11/14

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with this week’s Bluegrass Weather Report, looking at Bluegrass First Class in Asheville, NC.  

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Larry Stephenson in East Tennessee

| February 7, 2014 | 3 Comments
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For many bluegrass groups these days, a stop in Johnson City, Tennessee, isn’t complete without visits to both East Tennessee State University and The Down Home. ETSU frequently welcomes guest artists to its Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music Studies program, and the famed Down […]

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Final SPBGMA 2014 video report

| February 5, 2014 | 1 Comment
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Here’s our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with his final report from SPBGMA 2014, including a stop at the Bluegrass Bus Museum for a demonstration of the Bill Monroe whirligig.  

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Bluegrass Weather Report – 2/4/14

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with this week’s Bluegrass Weather Report, taking a look at the upcoming Big Sky Bluegrass Festival in Montana.  

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SPBGMA 2014 report, part deux

| February 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s our Very Special Correspondent with a day two report from SPBGMA 2014.  

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SPBGMA 2014 report

| February 1, 2014 | 1 Comment
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Here’s our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with a look at day one at SPBGMA.  

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