Category: Events

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 […]


Po’ Ramblin’ Boys do Netherlands

| October 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Here’s the second 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. Saturday, the 15th, was our first day of two shows in two different locations. We relaxed around Jan’s until about 1:00 p.m., then […]


Ragged Union does Old Blighty

| October 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Geoff Union, guitarist and fearless leader of Colorado’s Ragged Union, offers this report from their current tour of Great Britain. We’ve made it to roughly the halfway point of our 2 week tour – here’s a little update on how things are going: The British […]