Category: Bluegrass television news

Rhonda Vincent on the Better Show

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

As part of her recent New York City media blitz, Rhonda Vincent visited the Better Network. She sat down with hosts of their flagship program, The Better Show, JD Roberto and Rebecca Budig, and talked about her latest CD, Only Me. Vincent then rolled out The […]


Cubero Brothers on Spanish TV

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here’s one for our Spanish-speaking readers… The Cubero Brothers (Los Hermanos Cubero) appeared this past Sunday on Mapa Sonoro, aired on Spanish public television. The show, which translates roughly as Sound Map, also is available internationally on Spanish language cable channels. Enrique and Roberto Cubero […]


Nickel Creek on The Tonight Show

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nickel Creek opened up their reunion tour last night, performing live on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. They did Destination from their brand new A Dotted Line album. Watch below, after a brief commercial announcement.  


Steeldrivers song hits American Idol

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s not often that we find bluegrass content on Fox’s American Idol program. But last night’s (3/26) episode found contestant C.J. Harris singing an understated, acoustic version of If It Hadn’t Been Love, written by Chris Stapleton and Mike Henderson of The Steeldrivers, who had originally […]


Simply Bluegrass premieres March 7

| March 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

Gabriel Communications will debut its latest set of Country’s Family Reunion programs, Simply Bluegrass, this week on RFD-TV. Produced by Larry Black, host of Larry’s Country Diner, it follows his familiar Reunion concept: gather up a room full of top artists for hours of music […]


The Picking Dead: Bluegrass and Zombies

| February 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

One of the most popular cable series of the past few years has been AMC’s The Walking Dead. Based on the popular graphic novels of the same name, this dramatic series deals with the psychology of human relationships following a fictitious zombie apocalypse (i.e., everyone turns […]


Audie Blaylock and Backroad Gold

| January 17, 2014 | 2 Comments

Are you a fan of the Travel Channel… or the popular genre of antiquing and restoration on TV these days? If so you are liable to hear some fine bluegrass when you tune in to Travel’s newest show, Backroad Gold with Corky Coker. The program […]


Ricky Skaggs does Fox News

| November 22, 2013 | 2 Comments

Every time I get angry about cable TV rates or restrictions, and turn my mind to the notion of doing without, there are a few things that slam on the brakes. One is live sports, and the other is DVR. I can’t imagine life without […]


Alan Jackson et al on Letterman

| October 30, 2013 | 18 Comments

If you missed Alan Jackson and his all-star band last night on The Late Show with David Letterman – or just want to watch it again – the video is embedded below. He performed Blacktop from his current release, The Bluegrass Album, with Tim Crouch […]


Alan Jackson takes his bluegrass to New York City

| October 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

New York City? That’s right, folks. Alan Jackson is traveling to New York with his Bluegrass Album band to perform music from his new record at a concert tonight at Carnegie Hall. Assisting will be the same bluegrass all-stars who tracked with Jackson this Spring: […]