Category: Bluegrass radio news

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 […]


The Gospel Station adds bluegrass

| October 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Gospel Station Network has announced two items of interest to lovers of bluegrass Gospel music. First up, they have added the Les Butler and Friends’ Radio Show to their online broadcast each Sunday at 2:00 p.m. (eastern). Butler created this new program when he stepped […]


Till I’m Dead And Gone from Curtis Wright

| October 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Voxhall Records has released a second single to radio from Curtis Wright’s self-titled solo project. The first single, Going Through Carolina spent several months on our Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Chart. This new one is Till I’m Dead And Gone, a dobro-drenched number from Shawn Camp, […]


Bluegrass Country Foundation forms to save

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

It looks like there is at least one group in the DC capitol area hard at work to save their beloved bluegrass radio in the district and outlying areas. The Bluegrass Country Foundation has been formed specifically to raise the necessary funds to continue the […]


Dennis Jones recovering at home

| August 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Dennis Jones, popular North Carolina broadcaster and bluegrass personality, is feeling much better and recovering now at home after a brief hospitalization earlier this month. A bout with salmonella that would have been a mere inconvenience for most of us turned into a life-threatening situation owing […]


Cindy Baucom jumps to television

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Cindy Baucom, whose syndicated radio show Knee Deep In Bluegrass has been running for 13 years on the John Boy & Billy Network, is pleased to be taking the show to the television box. The half hour program will feature bluegrass music videos, along with […]


Upper Big Branch Mine hits for The Bluegrass Outlaws

| August 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Bluegrass Outlaws have made a lot of big steps since forming at the beginning of this year. The talented group won the 2016 SPBGMA Band Championship in February, and have now been signed to Wilson Pickin’s Bluegrass Promotions for representation. Based in East Tennessee, the band […]


Dennis Jones hospitalized in North Carolina

| August 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Popular bluegrass radio host and personality Dennis Jones has been hospitalized near his home in North Carolina. Serving as a regular host on WNCW’s Gospel Truth and Goin’ Across The Mountain broadcasts each week, he has developed a loyal fan base in western North Carolina […]


Two Rivers from Flashback

| August 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Flashback, the reunion band featuring former members of J.D. Crowe & the New South from the 1990s, has released a second single from their upcoming debut album to bluegrass radio. This is the group that recorded the Flashback album with Crowe in 1994, hence, the […]


Bluegrass Junction is moving August 4

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

SiriusXM is moving their Bluegrass Junction channel a few clicks up the dial next week. On August 4, the 24/7 bluegrass feed will jump to channel 62, one spot higher than where you are used to finding it. Kyle Cantrell of SiriusXM tells us that three channels in […]