Category: Events

Sunday at Grey Fox 2015

| July 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sunday of Grey Fox has a number of the events that folks have been building up to to conclude the festival. There are the raffle drawings for the instruments, more great bands, and the giant group photo of the staff and volunteers. There is also […]


Saturday photos from Grey Fox 2015

| July 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Saturday at Grey Fox 2015  had many options for both viewing and participating in activities for folks of all ages, with the normal workshops on all the bluegrass instruments and directed slow jams, but also some less common options like the meditation class, the luthier […]


Bluegrass Ball rolls again in November

| July 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Bluegrass Ball is what The Travelin’ McCourys call their periodic tours across the US, typically with high-profile guests in tow. Material performed varies with the artists who accompany them on the road, not surprising for a band that does not include a guitarist or […]


Rhonda & the Rage heading home

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rhonda Vincent & the Rage are making their way home now after a roughly 10-day tour of central Europe. They landed this morning in Atlanta, where they were met by her Martha White tour bus which is taking the weary travelers back home to Nashville. Vincent […]


Fleck, Trischka and friends honor Bill Keith at Grey Fox Banjo Summit

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bela Fleck, Tony Trischka and six other banjo greats honored 75-year-old Bill Keith Friday, July 17 at the Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival in what was dubbed the Keith-Style Banjo Summit. Fans packed the Creekside Stage tent to listen to the tribute and get a glimpse […]


Life-changing is an Understatement: Flatt Lonesome on St. Jude’s and the MACC

| July 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Musicians Against Childhood Cancer [MACC] festival is next week in Columbus. The festival is a benefit for St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, and has raised over $800,000 to help fight cancer. Darrel and Phyllis Adkins began the MACC after their daughter, Mandy Adkins, passed […]


Photos from Red, White & Bluegrass 2015

| July 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Laura Tate Ridge shared these photos from Friday night and Saturday at the 2015 Red, White & Bluegrass Festival.


Bluegrass On The Grass 2015

| July 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Thankfully, Frank Baker was in attendance this year for the 2015 Bluegrass on the Grass Festival in Carlisle, PA. This was the 20th Anniversary of this free festival held on the campus of Dickinson College. He sent along these images from the July 11 event.


Bluegrass added to MelonFest

| July 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

MelonFest, a Kentucky festival dedicated to the music of neo-acid rock group Blind Melon, is incorporating Kentucky bluegrass into its 2015 offerings. Held on a 500-acre property called Hillbilly Woodstock, rock fans will enjoy performances from some of the top pickers in the Bluegrass State […]


Randy’s Pickin’ Parlor LIVE at CPAC

| July 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Randy Wood’s Pickin’ Parlor has been hosting bluegrass and Americana concerts in Bloomingdale, GA for the past few years. Known worldwide as a top luthier and instrument builder for fretted, stringed instruments, Randy has put up a building out behind his shop for live shows, […]