Category: Bluegrass festival/concert news

More Baker photos from Wide Open Bluegrass

| October 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Here’s one more gallery of Frank Baker’s images from last weekend’s Wide Open Bluegrass celebration in Raleigh.


KSBTM to recreate final Stanley Brothers performance

| October 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Kentucky School of Bluegrass & Traditional Music at Hazard Community and Technical College, has devised a terrific program to mark the 50th Anniversary of Carter Stanley’s final performance on October 21, and offer their students a once-in-a-lifetime learning experience. It was on October 21, […]


More photos from Wide Open Bluegrass ’16

| October 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

IBMA’s Word of Bluegrass was a whirlwind of meetings, jams, luncheons, awards, and street fair music. Here is a taste of Friday and Saturday’s street fair with everything from a class of youngsters to a guy watching from the roof of the Marriott.


Huck Finn Jubilee in Peril

| October 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The venerable Huck Finn Jubilee in Southern California may not get to celebrate its 41st anniversary next year. The Greater Ontario Convention and Visitors Bureau, which took over management of the bluegrass festival in 2014, announced Friday that it was pulling its backing. Visitors Bureau […]


Frank Baker’s Thursday photos at WOB ’16

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Here is Frank Baker’s final round of images from Thursday afternoon at World of Bluegrass 2016.


Lonesome River Band at The Lincoln Theatre

| September 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Frank Baker was on hand last night when Lonesome River Band performed at The Lincoln Theatre in Raleigh for an official kick off celebration for the IBMA’s 2016 World of Bluegrass.


Photos from the OBX Bluegrass Festival

| September 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Deb Miller of B Chord Photography was on hand during last weekend’s Bluegrass Island Festival, held in Manteo on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. She shared a number of her images from the festival, including what was the highlight for many attendees, the special […]


More photos from Nothin’ Fancy 2016

| September 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nothin’ Fancy had a perfect weather weekend for their 16th festival this past weekend. Remington Ryde opened Friday’s show to a “ready for some bluegrass music” crowd. They were followed by multi-IBMA award nominees, Flatt Lonesome. Then Little Roy Lewis and Lizzy Long hit the stage […]


Thursday at Nothin’ Fancy ’16

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nothin’ Fancy has what can only be described as “hardcore” fans, as evidenced by a fan’s fingernails we saw yesterday at the Nothin’ Fancy Festival in Buena Vista, VA. Mike Andes posed with the band’s new CD. He said something about “shameless self-promotion.” Jeff Scroggins […]


Photos from Miami Valley Brewfest

| September 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Thanks to Stacey Wright, who captured these images at last weekend’s Miami Valley Brewfest in Miamisburg, OH. This was their second year for the festival, organized by Max Nunery with The Repeating Arms. Stacey says it has rained both years at the Brewfest, but that enthusiastic crowds have […]