Category: Media

Mountain Faith sings the Anthem

| October 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mountain Faith has found a new sideline… singing The Star Spangled Banner at sporting events. And with a modern bluegrass twist, of course. The popular North Carolina group has opened games with the anthem for both the Atlanta Braves and Atlanta Falcons this year, and […]


Blue Collar Dreams video from Balsam Range

| October 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mountain Home Music has just released a music video from Balsam Range with a live, in-studio performance of one of the songs from their upcoming album, Mountain Voodoo. It’s for Blue Collar Dreams, a hard-luck, hard-workin’ song from Aaron Bibelhauser, sung as a duet by Caleb Smith and […]


C.F. Bailey & Shadow Ridge on Best of Bluegrass

| October 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

This report comes from Bob Mitchell, host of Best of Bluegrass on WCHQ in Louisville, KY. He is one of the reporting radio hosts for our Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Chart. Look for this show to be broadcast in the next few weeks. C.F. Bailey […]


Jerry Douglas is a Bluegrass Star!

| October 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

At this past weekend’s Bloomin’ Bluegrass Festival and Chili Cook-Off in Farmers Branch, Texas, Jerry Douglas accepted the 2016 Bluegrass Star Award from the Bluegrass Heritage Foundation. Douglas is the sixth recipient of this annual award, instituted in 2010 to honor artists who advance bluegrass music and bring it […]


World of Bluegrass 2016 numbers released

| October 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The International Bluegrass Music Association and the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau have released some numbers from last month’s World of Bluegrass week in Raleigh, NC. They show strong participation by both locals and visitors to the area, with an estimated economic impact of $11.5 million […]


Introducing Heidi & Ryan

| October 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mountain Fever Records has released a sampler video to introduce Heidi & Ryan, formerly known as Kentucky Mountain Trio. It features the music of Heidi and Ryan Greer, a Kentucky couple whose heartfelt vocals and sincere songs will capture your imagination. Recorded and produced by Aaron […]


Videos from Classical Banjo: The Perfect Southern Art

| October 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Is this bluegrass? Most assuredly not, but fans of the five string banjo should enjoy this interesting use of the instrument. Virginia banjoist John Bullard has just released his most recent album, Classical Banjo: The Perfect Southern Art, where he performs popular music from the Baroque, […]


More from the weekend at WOB ’16

| October 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Trying to catch up on World of Bluegrass 2016 images… Here’s another gallery from Frank Baker.


Video tease for Answer To My Prayer from Bluegrass Express

| October 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

A few months ago we shared news about a debut single from Bluegrass Express, the title track from their recent release, Answer To My Prayers. Now that the album is out, the band has prepared a video overview with a taste of the crisp picking […]


Innisfree video from Joe Walsh

| October 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Northeastern US mandolinist Joe Walsh has released a live performance video of one of the songs on his new solo project, Borderlands. The album features a mix of Joe’s original songs and tunes, along with a number of classics from the old time repertoire. Bluegrass […]