Category: Events

Thursday photos from MACC

| July 22, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The 2016 Musicians Against Childhood Cancer (MACC) festival is taking place this week at the Hoover Y Park in Columbus, OH. Darrel and Phyllis Adkins’ annual event is held in memory of their daughter, Mandy Adkins, who passed away from an inoperable brain tumor in 2000. All […]

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Thursday at the Marshall Bluegrass Festival

| July 22, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The Marshall Bluegrass Festival held on the Calhoun County Fairground in Marshall, Michigan was kicked off Thursday by Wickle Creek. They were followed by Heart to Heart, a longtime favorite of West Michigan bluegrass fans. Then host band, Harbourtown, took the stage for the first […]

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Sunday at Grey Fox ’16 – Kids Academy

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Sunday at Grey Fox 2016 continues to have some top quality bands on the stage and the regular morning mediation and yoga classes, but it is also well known for its focus on ensuring a strong continuation of bluegrass music and traditions to the next […]

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MACC 2016 kickoff

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The 2016 Musicians Against Childhood Cancer (MACC) festival kicked off on Wednesday, July 19th at the Hoover Y Park in Columbus, OH. Darrel and Phyllis Adkins’ annual event is held in memory of their daughter, Mandy Adkins, who passed away from an inoperable brain tumor […]

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Final images from Bluegrass On The Grass

| July 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Here are the remainder of Frank Baker’s photos from the 2016 Bluegrass On The Grass festival held on the campus of Dickinson College in Pennsylvania each year. This batch captures images of The Dismembered Tennesseans and Big Country Bluegrass along with shots from the grounds of […]

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Tippecanoe & Bluegrass Too debuts in Indiana

| July 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
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A brand new bluegrass festival debuted this past Saturday, July 2nd, at Exploration Acres in Lafayette, IN. Tippecanoe & Bluegrass Too held it’s very first event on the grounds of Exploration Acres, a corn maze and u-pick pumpkin patch that operates mid September through October, now approaching its […]

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Grateful Ball Tour in October

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Good news for bluegrass loving Dead Heads! The Jeff Austin Band and The Travelin’ McCourys have decided to recreate their successful Grateful Ball concert as a week-long tour this October. The original show was held at Urban Chestnut Brewing in St. Louis last month, and the bands […]

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More photos from Norwalk 2016

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The Friday stage show at the Norwalk Music Festival was kicked off by a local band, Vertical Limit, playing strong, traditional bluegrass. They were followed by Columbus, Ohio’s Out of Mind Bluegrass Band. Co-promoter Kurt Hickman brought his band, Harbourtown to the stage next. Newly formed […]

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A Show for Joe in September

| July 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Joe Wilson, who died in 2015, was an unsung hero in the world of traditional music. His work was almost always behind the scenes rather than on stage, but his passion for the music and culture of the Appalachian region informed everything he did with […]

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Bluegrass on the Grass 2016

| July 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Once again, Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania has hosted their free festival, Bluegrass on the Grass on campus. It’s an event for the local community, as most students are gone now for summer vacation, but faculty and staff also often attend. And once again, Frank […]

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