Category: Bluegrass festival/concert news

Rob & Trey head down under

| November 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley will be taking their duo powerhouse show to Australia next week for a series of shows in the southeastern regions of the continent. This will be their first visit to perform together in Australia. Their tour will start and end […]


Baseball & Bluegrass coming to central TN

| November 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

Baseball and bluegrass… Two of the best reasons I know to get up again each morning, and why the long winter months seem so dark and dreary without them. And of course the two of them have been intrinsically linked since the earliest days of our […]


Po’ Ramblin’ Boys get a taste of Germany

| November 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

Here’s the fourth report from C.J. Lewandowski on the Po’ Ramblin’ Boys‘ 2016 European tour. Full tour details can be found online. From Johan’s home in Sweden, we loaded up, on the 24th, and crossed that big ol’ bridge for Copenhagen. Once we hit Denmark land, due south was […]


Surry Arts Council launches bluegrass concert series

| November 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Surry Arts Council, located in Mount Airy, NC, has announced an aggressive music series as part of their ongoing Visit Mayberry campaign. Billed as Blue Ridge & Beyond, the concerts will be held in the town’s historic Earle Theatre and will features performances from some […]


Dr. John checks out Blue Mafia at The Station Inn

| October 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

This past Saturday, when Blue Mafia was playing at Nashville’s Station Inn, Mac Rebennack was among the many fans who stopped in to enjoy some live bluegrass. Rebennack, more familiarly known to music fans worldwide as Dr. John, is a multi-Grammy winning artist from New Orleans […]


Uncut Grass festival to debut in June ’17

| October 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

The folks at Wilson Pickins Bluegrass Promotions have teamed up with the Cortland Country Music Park in New York’s Finger Lakes region to launch a new bluegrass festival in the summer of 2017. The inaugural Uncut Grass Festival will debut June 8-10 with three days […]


The Blue, Brew & Que Festival debuts in NC

| October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Duplin County Events Center in Kenansville, NC has announced that they will host the first annual Blue, Brew & Que Festival in the spring of 2017. This 2 day, Friday/Saturday festival will bring top names in bluegrass to eastern North Carolina on March 31-April 1. Headliners […]


The Po’ Ramblin’ Boys in Denmark

| October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Here’s the third report from C.J. Lewandowski on the Po’ Ramblin’ Boys‘ ongoing 2016 European tour. Full tour details, including newly-added dates, can be found online. We arrived in Vlagtwedde, at the home of Liz Meesters Janssen on October 18th just in time for a homemade dinner. This was our […]


Free bluegrass coming to Phoenix

| October 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Bluegrass lovers in and around Phoenix, AZ will get a treat when Porter Barn Wood celebrates a Grand Opening with their 1st Annual Bluegrass Festival at the 7th Street location. From 10:00 a.m. ’till 6:00 p.m. on November 5, there will be performances from Danny Paisley […]


Girl Scouts and Grass in Bell Buckle, TN

| October 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Folks in middle Tennessee will have a new bluegrass event to enjoy with the debut next month of the S’more Bluegrass Festival in Bell Buckle, south of Nashville. They are combining a number of fun fall pastimes – homemade s’mores, Tennessee barbecue, and holiday shopping – with a […]