Category: Media

Song Of The Mountains update

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
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We reached Sean Kotz with Horse Archer Productions again this afternoon, and he shared a minor update on the situation with The Lincoln Theatre Board and the status of Song Of The Mountains, the PBS-syndicated, live-performance television program. Production of unaired episodes was halted last week […]

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Fiddlin’ Around video from Jeff Austin

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Prog-grasser Jeff Austin has released a live video of he and the Jeff Austin Band performing Fiddlin’ Around from his current album, The Simple Truth, at the Wonder Ballroom in Portland, Oregon earlier this month.   Featured with Jeff on mandolin and vocals are Danny Barnes on […]

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New Foghorn Stringband video

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Portland’s Foghorn Stringboard has just released a clever music video for Columbus Stockade Blues, one of the tracks on their current Devil In The Seat CD. It finds the band all over Portland, laying down the old time groove in antique stores, behind the bar, in […]

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Another wrinkle in the Song Of The Mountains saga

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
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A new wrinkle has developed in the ongoing trials of Song Of The Mountains, the popular PBS program featuring live bluegrass and old time music, currently airing on more than 120 television affiliates in the US. Last week the Board of Directors of The Lincoln […]

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Rhonda and the Rage DVD shoot

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Rhonda Vincent & The Rage are set to record another live concert DVD, a decade after her first, Ragin’ Live, was released by Rounder Records in 2015. Filming is set for next Monday and Tuesday at the Bethel Performing Arts Center, located near Bethel University in […]

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Béla and Abby go full metal banjo

| May 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
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If you are an online comedy aficionado, you may be familiar with a site called The AV Club, which is a kissin’ cousin to the popular parody news site, The Onion. Fun music videos are a big part of their output, including their A.V. Undercover […]

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2015 Americana Honors & Awards voting begins

| May 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
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2015 Americana Honors & Awards Nominees were announced last week in Nashville, and voting by the members of the Americana Music Association has now begun. Members of the Association may vote for the winners until midnight on June 1. The winners will be announced on […]

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Song Of The Mountains to go on hiatus

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments
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The Lincoln Theatre Board of Directors, who manage the popular PBS broadcast, Song Of The Mountains, have announced that the show will go on hiatus after its scheduled June and August tapings. In a Friday press release following the termination of original host and program coordinator, […]

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Sierra and Ethan on TV

| May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Sierra Hull made a live television appearance on the mid-day news program for WSLS 1o in Roanoke, VA, promoting her appearance tonight in nearby Rocky Mount at the Harvester Performance Center. It offers a nice look at her new performance vehicle, a duo show with Ethan […]

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Tim White out at Song Of The Mountains

| May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Song Of The Mountains, the popular syndicated television program featuring live, on-stage bluegrass performances, is cutting ties with its host, Tim White. White, who has hosted the show from its inception in 2005 through to the current time, where it is carried on 190 PBS affiliate […]

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