Category: Bluegrass festival/concert news

Special C heading back west

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Here’s the final report from Greg Cahill, who has just finished up a tour in Ireland with Special Consensus. We played at a wonderful music festival in Sixmilebridge, Ireland, last Sunday – a festival we play every time we come over here. It features many forms of […]

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Bill Evans and Alan Munde in Bend

| January 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
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As part of their west coast tour last week and this, Bill Evans and Alan Munde stopped Thursday evening for a show in Bend, OR. The pair of banjo masters are doing concerts and workshops along the northeastern US and western Canada through the 31st. […]

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More from Special C in Ireland

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Here’s another report from Greg Cahill, who is in Ireland with Special Consensus. We are having a great tour – played a show in a castle in Roscrea, Ireland and the huge Winterfest in Sixmilebridge, Ireland. Sean Ryan, who with his wife Aine owns the […]

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Bluegrass Weather Report – 1/20/15

| January 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Here’s our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with this week’s Bluegrass Weather Report (again without the weather), looking at the YeeHaw Junction Bluegrass Festival in Florida.  

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Blue Ox festival launches in Wisconsin

| January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Here’s a great story about the power of bluegrass music. How many of us have thought that if only more people heard and experienced our music live, they would become instant fans. Well it appears that this works on business-minded music lovers as well. We spoke […]

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Bluegrass Weather Report – 1/13/15

| January 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Here’s our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with this week’s Bluegrass Weather Report, taking a peek at the Baygrass Bluegrass Festival in Islamorada, FL.  

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Ernie Evans cancer benefit scheduled for March 28

| January 9, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Friends of Florida bluegrass entertainer and entrepreneur, Ernie Evans, have scheduled a benefit concert to assist he and his wife Debbie with medical expenses associated with his recent diagnosis for bladder cancer. The show is scheduled for March 28 at the American Legion Hall in […]

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Bluegrass Weather Report – 1/6/15

| January 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Here’s our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with this week’s Bluegrass Weather Report (without the weather), looking at the Bluegrass Superclass festival in Perrysburg, OH.  

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Saturday at Jekyll Island 2015

| January 6, 2015 | 0 Comments
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The final day of the 39th Jekyll Island Bluegrass Festival was kicked off by a north Georgia band call Bluebilly Grit. The Darin & Brooke Aldridge Band Took the stage next. New fiddler, Carley Arrowood is a great fit with the band. Nothin’ Fancy hit the […]

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Friday at Jekyll Island 2015

| January 4, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Friday at the 39th Jekyll Island Bluegrass Festival kicked off with the Tennessee Gentlemen. Donnie Catrone is one of the finest tenor singers in bluegrass music today! The Spinney Brothers graced the stage for the second day. In their evening set the crowd was delighted when […]

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