Category: Events

Big news from Outer Banks Bluegrass Fest

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival has a wealth of amenities to brag about. I mean, an outdoor festival in October, in North Carolina’s beautiful Outer Banks, with a stage backed up to the water… Throw in top talent and a Boomgrass fireworks display on Friday night and […]

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Marshall Bluegrass Festival photos

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The Thursday crowd at the Marshall Bluegrass Festival held in Marshall, Michigan at the Calhoun County Fairgrounds was greeted by the promoter and host band member, Jeremie Cole. The first band up was a local group, Breakline, that included host band member, Kurt Hickman, and […]

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Della Mae in Brazil

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
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While much of the world’s attention was focused on Brazil earlier this month, Della Mae was touring the country spreading the bluegrass message on behalf of the US government. Mandolinist Jenni Lyn Gardner sent this brief report on their activities. In the midst of the […]

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Bluegrass Weather Report – 7/22/14

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with the Bluegrass Weather Report for this week, looking at the RockyGrass festival in Lyons, CO.  

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US release for Mustered Courage

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
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We’ve posted a number of videos from Australia’s Mustered Courage, another group that uses the familiar bluegrass instrumentation to perform and record original music drawn from outside the old time or bluegrass tradition. It’s a very appealing sound that has won them a great many fans Down Under. […]

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Bluegrass on the Grass 2014

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Frank Baker has shared this gallery of photos he took at Bluegrass on the Grass, held on the campus of Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania this past weekend.  

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Bluegrass Weather Report – 7/15/14

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with this week’s Bluegrass Weather Report, looking at the Grey Fox festival in Oak Hill, New York.

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Red Wing Roots 2014

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The photos in this article were taken by Milo Farineau, and the report is from his son, Kirby. Only two seasons into its lifespan, Red Wing Roots Festival has already won the love, support, and excitement of the thousands of attendees who visited last weekend. The […]

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Sheridan Festival evacuated by fire

| July 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
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This report comes from C.J. Lewandowski, mandolinist with Karl Shiflett & Big Country Show. He was working at the Sheridan festival as the following took place. The photos were taken by Steve Jackson. The Sheridan Bluegrass Fever Festival was evacuated on Saturday (7/12/14) by a […]

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The Gary Fergusons head to Ireland

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Bluegrass singer/songwriter Gary Ferguson is preparing for his 10th tour in Ireland in the past ten years. He’s developed a large enough following through his regular visits to keep him busy from this Saturday (July 12) through to July 27. Irish audiences respond enthusiastically to […]

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