Category: Bluegrass radio news

Buddy Merriam celebrates 25 years on WUSB

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

WUSB has been on the air in Long Island, NY since 1977 from the campus of Stony Brook University. And since 1991, Buddy Merriam has broadcast bluegrass music over their air on Wednesday nights from 6:00-8:00 p.m. For those of us a bit arithmetically challenged, […]


The Bluegrass Mix is down and out

| May 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

While it seemed earlier this year that they had found a way to continue operating their 24/7 bluegrass music stream online, it now appears that The Bluegrass Mix is off the air for good. Station operator Roger Randolph confirmed this morning what we had heard on Sunday […]


| April 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Paul Robinson is a perfect example of the sort of person who has taken to Internet broadcasting and the opportunities it provides. He lives in Murfreesboro, TN and has spent nearly 40 years working in radio and concert promotions, including several radio stations in Middle Tennessee. […]


Sutton Old Time Music Hour now on WSM

| April 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Sutton Old Time Music Hour, which features bluegrass and old music performances recorded before a live audience each week, is delighted to announce that they have added the country music superstation WSM in Nashville to their list of syndicators. Host Sam Stout welcomes bands in on […]


Bluegrass Crossroads Show signs off

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

After 18 years on the air on WMSR Thunder Radio (1320 AM and 107.9 FM in Coffee County, TN), The Bluegrass Crossroads Show is signing off after this week’s program. Not for lack of listener interest, or support from station management. It’s just that the rotating crew of […]

more enters the fray

| March 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

There’s a new player in the online bluegrass radio market. has actually been cybercasting a 24/7 bluegrass signal for just over a year, but owner/operator Sid Zipo is just now starting to promote the feed, which can also be found at Zipo has […]


The Daniel Mullins Midday Music Spectacular

| March 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Daniels Mullins, good friend and semi-regular contributor to Bluegrass Today, has launched his own daily radio show on Classic Country Radio, a network of stations in Southern Ohio. It’s a family tradition for Daniel, broadcasting on the same station as his father and grandfather before […]


Keeping the Old Stuff Alive for the Next Generation

| March 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

You better hold on to something solid when Ewell Ferguson kicks off his weekly one hour bluegrass radio show. Out of nowhere, an in your face, smoking fast, old time bluegrass song jumps through your speakers, while Ewell draws you in with his weekly introduction, […]


40 years on KSON for Wayne Rice

| March 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Which bluegrass radio host has the longest running show on the same station? Seriously… I’m asking you guys. We don’t know who actually owns this record, but a candidate surely has to be Wayne Rice, who is about to celebrate 40 years with his show, […]


The Bluegrass Mix is back

| March 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

We heard from Roger Randolph with The Bluegrass Mix, who is happy to report that their 24/7 bluegrass streaming service is back on the air after being dark for the past few weeks. In mid-February, after new royalty rates for music streaming on line were […]