Category: Online resources and features

Greensky Bluegrass featured in the Musician Portrait Project

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Ever heard of moving portraits? Me neither. But that’s the idea behind the Musician Portrait Project, a new venture between photographer Derek Brad and his business partner Jeffrey Rayfield. Their concept is to use silent video – shot with high quality equipment – to collect […]

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Check out forums at Bluegrass Today

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
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We are finally ready to invite everyone to enjoy our newly-redesigned discussion forums here at Bluegrass Today. The busy bees in our IT department, Eric Tapp and Rich Larusso, have worked very hard to create an intuitive interface and a feature-rich, easy-to-use environment where bluegrass […]

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FreshGrass acquires No Depression

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
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FreshGrass, an aggressive new music festival launched last year at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art in North Adams, has acquired the Americana/folk publication No Depression. No Depression began as a print journal in 1995, publishing bi-monthly with a focus on alt-country music. They gradually moved to […]

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Free ebook – building your own band website

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Our friends at Bandzoogle have released a free, 30 page ebook for bands and artists considering building their own promotional web site. You probably won’t be surprised to find some ads for their web building services in the book, but the information is precise and […]

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Del McCoury performs on Best Of Bluegrass

| January 31, 2014 | 1 Comment
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This weekend’s Best of Bluegrass show, broadcast on WMAK from Owensboro, KY, will feature a live, in-stdio performance by The Del McCoury Band. Hosted weekly on Saturday afternoon by Bob Mitchell, the program is also streamed online at www.1013hankfm.com from 4:00-6:00 p.m. (EST). Del visited the WFPK […]

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Gary Brewer and the Kentucky Ramblers Show

| January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Over Christmas, Gary Brewer and his family put together a pair of fun music videos, which they produced themselves using their own video equipment. They had so much fun doing it, they have decided to create a monthly webcast reality show, tentatively called The Gary Brewer and […]

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PopMatters : The Best Bluegrass of 2013

| December 27, 2013 | 2 Comments
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Pop culture media site PopMatters has published their year in review articles, including The Best Bluegrass of 2013. You may not agree with the Top 10 choices, but, with another perspective, the list (with reviews) may provide impetus to buy if you are missing any of […]

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Donna Ulisse live Christmas show online

| December 10, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Since the release of her Christmas song cycle album, All The Way To Bethlehem, in November of 2012, Donna Ulisse has been in demand for special performances around the Christmas season. She has done as many as she can this past two years, but tonight […]

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Donna Ulisse shares show online

| November 12, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Such has been the level of enquiry regarding Donna Ulisse’s touring arrangements; people from  all parts of the U.S.A and overseas asking when she will be visiting their area, Ms. Ulisse has decided to share a show online, via the StageIt platform. As part of the […]

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Jimmy Jam to be broadcast live online

| August 6, 2013 | 1 Comment
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We’ve written several times this year about Jim VanCleve, Mountain Heart fiddler and noted Nashville producer and session player, and his harrowing brush with dengue hemorrhagic fever in March. Fortunately for all concerned, Jim pulled through after his condition was properly diagnosed, but he spent […]

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