Category: Media

New video from Lorraine Jordan and T.G. Sheppard

| February 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Lorraine Jordan has dropped another music video from her current Country Grass project, this time featuring country hitmaker T.G. Sheppard singing with Lorraine and the boys. It’s a remake of Sheppard’s #1 song from 1980, Do You Wanna Go To Heaven, played with a bluegrass […]

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Chris Thile predicts Broncos win with Omahallelujah

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
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While hosting A Prairie Home Companion last Saturday, Chris Thile and Punch Brothers debuted a new song with help from Sarah Jarosz that seems to have predicted the Denver Broncos win in Sunday’s Super Bowl. Thile is well known as a sports fan, though most of […]

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Reminisce with Tom Gray on WAMU

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Hey all you Country Gentlemen fans out there… Has Katy Daley got a deal for you! On her morning show tomorrow on WAMU’s Bluegrass Country, Katy will spend two hours with Tom Gray talking about his early days with The Country Gentlemen, starting in 1960. They […]

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2016 SPBGMA National Bluegrass Awards

| February 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Tonight’s 42nd annual SPBGMA Bluegrass Music Awards in Nashville didn’t come off completely without incident. About halfway through the show, MC Jeff Weaver from Rarely Herd took a tumble off the back of the stage, grabbing and pulling down several of the curtains in the […]

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2016 SPBGMA International Band Championships

| February 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The results are in from the 2016 International Band Championships held during the annual SPBGMA National Convention in Nashville. Bands are invited to compete from all over the US for this prestigious competition that awards $10,000 in prizes to the top ten finishers. Bands compete in three […]

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Rootin’ Tootin’ Cam Newton

| February 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Here’s a video for all you bluegrass lovin’ football fans out there, guaranteed to ignite controversy among those planning to take in tomorrow’s Super Bowl contest. It comes from Maine bluegrass songwriter Stan Keach, showing his passion for the Carolina Panthers and their spirited quarterback, Cam […]

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John Henry video from Hogslop String Band

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
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We all know that bluegrass people can be compulsive, but when it comes to recreating things the traditional way, nothing beats old time musicians for their enthusiastic obsessions. Witness The Hogslop String Band, who had their current promotional photos created using tintype, where the subject is exposed onto to a […]

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Cifersky and Kozak – February Mountain Tour 2016

| February 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Richard Cifersky and Ondra Kozak have shared this music video they produced to help promote their upcoming February Mountain Tour 2016 in central Europe. The two super pickers are among Europe’s best, and have performed in many of the top bluegrass bands over there. The duo (banjo/guitar) […]

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Reissue track from The Boys From Indiana

| February 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Tom Feller has released a video that demonstrates what he has been up to much of the past year or so. He’s spent a good many hours going through both audio and film files from the hey day of the legendary Boys From Indiana with an […]

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Pretty Polly video from Michael Daves

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Nonesuch Records has released this static video with track audio from Michael Daves’ upcoming album, Orchids and Violence. The concept of this record is Daves’ idea to include two discs, one with a dozen mostly traditional bluegrass tunes played in his rough and ready, old […]

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