Category: Bluegrass festival/concert news

Old Settlers Music Festival 2016

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Thanks to the organizers of the Old Settlers Music Festival in Austin, TX who shared these images of the various bluegrass artists who performed last weekend at the annual alternative music and entertainment event.

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Flatt Lonesome recording live in Asheville

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Flatt Lonesome fans, listen up! The band will be recording a live performance next week at the Isis Music Hall in Asheville, NC. The April 28 show will be captured on both audio and video but their label, Mountain Home Music, is being tight-lipped about […]

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Jeff White at The Station Inn

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
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This past weekend found bluegrass artist Jeff White at Nashville’s Station Inn, debuting the music from his new solo project, Right Beside You. Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper served as his band, with Jeff’s Earls Of Leicester bandmate Charlie Cushman on banjo. We were able to […]

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Dale Ann Bradley in Akron, NY

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
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I have long believed that Facebook should be fun and useful. It turned out to be both last week. We were on a trip to eastern New York when my wife saw a post from Barry Crabtree that he would be playing in New York […]

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Bobby Osborne to be feted at ETSU

| April 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The Bluegrass, Old Time, Celtic & Country Music program at East Tennessee State University will be honoring the one and only Bobby Osborne this Saturday (4/23) at a concert to be held at the Paramount Center for the Arts in Bristol, TN. It’s the school’s 13th Annual Celebration […]

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Introducing The Back Room 

| April 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
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At a time when we, rightly, acknowledge the multi-decade anniversaries of venues, such as Nashville’s Station Inn, The Ark (Ann Arbor), the Ash Grove (Los Angeles), and The Birchmere (Alexandria), around the States, it is important to note new music venues that welcome bluegrass music. […]

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Southport – A Festival with a Twist

| April 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Louisa Branscomb knows a thing or two about songwriting, for sure. And she has two Grammys, two Song of the Year trophies (IBMA and SPBGMA), nearly 200 cuts, and a long list of hits to prove it. But her newest venture, the Southport Songwriter Festival, […]

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Barry Mitterhoff to be honored at New Jersey Folk Festival

| April 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Celebrated mandolinist Barry Mitterhoff will be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award during this month’s 42nd Annual New Jersey Folk Festival. A Jersey native, Barry has spent nearly 50 years teaching and playing bluegrass music in his home state, and the nearby metropolis of New York City. […]

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Bluegrass Wedding Festival in June

| April 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
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What can you do if you want to throw a huge wedding party but don’t have thousands of friends? Well you could host your own bluegrass festival, get married on stage, and invite everyone to come and share in the fun. That’s the solution Pammy […]

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15th Annual KSMU Youth In Bluegrass Band Contestants

| April 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Silver Dollar City in Branson, MO has announced the 23 bands that have been accepted into this year’s KSMU Youth In Bluegrass Band Contest. The competition is scheduled for May 28 at the park during their annual Bluegrass & BBQ Festival, which runs throughout the month […]

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