Category: Media

War Against Silence with the Bankesters

| July 3, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Corey Smith, guitarist with modern grassers, Ash Breeze, has launched a promising new YouTube channel he calls War Against Silence. The concept is to create music videos that pair promising young vocalists with music that is more widely popular as a tool to increase music […]

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Mountain Faith Band on America’s Got Talent

| July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
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If you didn’t catch Mountain Faith last night on America’s Got Talent, you should know that they absolutely killed it. After a brief introductory discussion, they performed a grassed up version on One Republic’s Counting Stars. Summer McMahan’s lovely voice captured the audience’s attention immediately and the […]

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Sierra and Del at The Ryman

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
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To help promote their show this week as a part of Bluegrass Nights at The Ryman in Nashville, Sierra Hull and Del McCoury took a tour through the historic building, with a video camera in tow. Sierra got Del to share some memories from his […]

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Long Way Down video from The Steeldrivers

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
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The Steeldrivers have a released a music video for Long Way Down, the opening track from The Muscle Shoals Recordings, their latest album on Rounder. It showcases more of their trademark blues-grass sound, featuring Gary Nichols’ slippery vocals with grassy accompaniment.  

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Mountain Faith on AGT tonight

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Tonight’s the night! Mountain Faith’s audition performance for America’s Got Talent is scheduled to air on tonight’s NBC broadcast of the program. This talented, young, western North Carolina band is the latest to use bluegrass music in attempting to win the top prize in this popular […]

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Acoustic Disc releases Dawg Jazz book

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
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A third edition in their Book Of The Dawg series, Dawg Jazz, has been released by Acoustic Disc, David Grisman’s record label. Like its previous volumes, Dawg Roots and Dawg Grass, this third book collects 20 Grisman compositions in a jazzy vein from his many recordings this […]

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Adams County Banjo on Radio Velvet

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Radio Velvet, the 24/7 streaming bluegrass station based in the Slovak Republic, has announced a new show starring American banjo legend, Tom Adams. Adams County Banjo will air each Wednesday at www.radiovelvet.eu at noon (eastern US time), which is 6:00 p.m. Central European Time. A […]

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Audie Blaylock at Bean Blossom

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Here’s another of Betsy White’s videos from Bean Blossom 2015, this time of Audie Blaylock & Redline, where they perform Sorrows Falling All Around Me at ludicrous speed.

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New music videos from Dunderhead

| June 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Sweden has produced more than its share of quality contemporary bluegrass in recent years. And based on this clever pair of videos from Dunderhead, both songs from their debut, self-titled album, we need to add them to that list. Their sound is fresh, creative and […]

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Darrell Webb Band at Bean Blossom 2015

| June 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Betsy White has share a few more videos she shot during last week’s 2015 Bill Monroe Bluegrass Festival in Bean Blossom, IN. This first finds The Darrell Webb Band on stage delivering a scalding version of Little Maggie.   We’ll post other videos Betsy sent throughout […]

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