Category: Media

SMBMA meeting photos

| December 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The Southeast Michigan Bluegrass Music Association held its December meeting at the Kentuckians of Michigan Friday evening. Members had a jam session after the business meeting. New County Grass from Michigan provided the evening’s stage show. Certificates were presented to our organizational members, the Kentuckians […]

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Behind The Mic with Daniel Mullins

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
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There was little doubt that Daniel Mullins would one day host a radio show. While he might be best known to Bluegrass Today readers for his album reviews, holiday playlists, and other, often-humorous, contributions here, he is also a third-generation broadcaster. As host of Bending […]

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Ray Davis passes

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Radio legend Ray Davis, who hosted an afternoon show for WAMU’s Bluegrass Country for many years, died yesterday evening following a bout with cancer. He was 81 years old. Ray spent 65 years broadcasting in the Washington, DC area, 28 of them with WAMU. He had […]

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New DVD from Southern Raised

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Southern Raised has released a new DVD with an interesting take on the concert video. It finds the four Reith siblings from southern Missouri recreating the 11 songs from their current Make A Difference CD in music video form. These are some mighty talented young […]

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Saying goodbye to Engine 145

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
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This month we’re saying goodbye to one of the most popular roots music sites on the Internet. Engine 145, managed by Juli Thanki in Washington, DC, will shut down on December 8. Juli has taken a job as a country music writer with The Tennessean, and […]

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Tacky Christmas Song from Good Job 42:10

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
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We’re in that time of year again. If you don’t like Christmas music, you had better stay home… with the TV and the radio turned off. But if you enjoy it, now’s the time to soak it all in. Myself, I enjoy the Christmas music […]

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Julep from Punch Brothers

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Punch Brothers have released another song from their upcoming album on video. As they did for I Blew It Off last month, Julep is presented as a static video.   The new record, The Phosphorescent Blues, is due January 27 from Nonesuch.

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444 Chicken Bone Road video from Cindy G

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Cindy G’s life in bluegrass should may familiar to a lot of folks. She caught fire with the music as a youngster, only to be drawn away by more commercially viable musical a young woman. A life as a professional singer was her young adulthood, but […]

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All About That Brooke

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s a lighthearted video to get you in a holiday mood… During a holiday concert last weekend at the Joy Theatre in Kings Mountain, NC, Darin & Brooke Aldridge had a special arrangement of a popular song to share with the audience.   Those who know […]

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Bluegrass Mass broadcasts on Thanksgiving Day

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
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For readers who embrace the spiritual side of the Thanksgiving Day holiday in the United States, here’s a fine suggestion to add to your family ritual. WXXI, a public radio station in Rochester, NY, will broadcast a recording of The World Beloved: A Bluegrass Mass at noon […]

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