Category: Bluegrass Videos

‘Dusters support Ryan Adams on Colbert

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Alt-folk, Americana singer/songwriter Ryan Adams called on The Infamous Stringdusters and one of their Ladies & Gentlemen collaborators, Nicki Bluhm, for an all-acoustic version of his song Oh My Sweet Carolina on last night’s Late Show on CBS television. Adams, a North Carolina native, had […]


Rough and Rocky video from the High Bar Gang

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Western Canada’s High Bar Gang has released a music video for one of the tracks from their sophomore album, Someday The Heart Will Trouble The Mind. It’s a distaff version of Flatt & Scruggs’ evergreen, Don’t This Road Look Rough and Rocky, sung by the Gang’s trio […]


Flatt Lonesome settles down in Asheville

| July 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Don’t get excited… nobody’s moving anywhere. It’s just the latest live video from Flatt Lonesome, doing their modernized version of the Flatt & Scruggs jewel, I’m Gonna Settle Down, at the Isis Music Hall in Asheville, NC. This marks the third such video from their […]


Always Do video from O’Connor Family Band

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

One of the great pleasures of age is the experience of having watched life unfold around you, both your own and those of younger people you have encountered along the way. I can recall Mark O’Connor when he was a gangly teenager winning fiddle contests as […]


Claire Lynch Band at Herald Tribune

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

When The Claire Lynch Band was in Sarasota, Florida on Sunday they made a side trip to the Sarasota Herald-Tribune where they filmed this video performance for the paper’s web site. Claire and the boys highlighted a number of songs from their upcoming CD, North By […]


John Bullard video from Bud Bennett

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

As promised, classical banjoist John Bullard is featured in the latest installment of Bud Bennett’s Appalachian Music and Culture blog. Bud works in the McConnell Library’s Archives and Special Collections Department at Radford University in Virginia. He is also a banjo player who has blended his passion for video […]


Confederate Railroad goes bluegrass

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Southern rockers Confederate Railroad have a new album out today, and it retains their well-established image as gruff and gritty bad boys. There’s plenty of Waylon and Willie to be found – quite literally, as guests Willie Nelson, John Anderson, and Colt Ford appear on a […]


Mary Ann video from Abby Hollander

| July 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

New York bluegrass singer/songwriter Abby Hollander has released a live video of she and her band performing at the Rockwood Music Hall in lower Manhattan earlier this week. It’s their arrangement of Mary Ann – not the classic Jimmy Martin song, but one of Abby’s brother Jonah Bruno’s […]


Never Let Me Go video from Flatt Lonesome

| July 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mountain Home Music has released a second live video of Flatt Lonesome from their April 28 performance at the Isis Music Hall in Asheville, NC. The entire show was recorded, both for audio and video, capturing this exciting young group before an enthusiastic audience. This one finds […]


Rattle & Roar preview from The Earls

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

This Friday’s release of Rattle & Roar from The Earls of Leicester is among the most eagerly anticipated albums of 2016 to date in the bluegrass and acoustic music world. Their success since first appearing in 2013 has surprised a great many people in the […]