Category: Media

Coal Mining Man video from Band Of Ruhks

| May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
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The first music video for the Band Of Ruhks has been released. It’s for the first single from their self-titled debut album, Coal Mining Man. And what better way for a new bluegrass band to be introduced, than by the great Ralph Stanley!   The […]

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First single hits from Shotgun Holler

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Lonesome Day Records has released a radio single from their first project with Shotgun Holler, appropriately titled, Loaded, due to hit in late June The song concerns a topic that every bluegrass lover can appreciate, the festival or concert parking lot, where friends are made and lost, […]

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New banjo book from Lluis Gómez

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Spanish banjo master Lluis Gómez has a new banjo book which he says was only unintentionally released. He assembled it as a teaching aid for himself, but since students and workshop participants expressed such a strong interest in purchasing a copy, he decided to print […]

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Didn’t Die video from Becky Buller

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Becky Buller has released another music video from her album release concert in Nashville last year. This time it’s a live performance of Didn’t Die, another song included on her solo project, ‘Tween Earth And Sky. It’s a mildly creepy song about a woman believed to […]

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IBMA Board Band debuts in Nashville

| May 12, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Yesterday, the annual set of spring IBMA board meetings began. After spending most of the day discussing bylaws, awards, business conferences, and more, the IBMA board of directors held a concert at the Station Inn to benefit the IBMA Youth Council. Throughout the evening, several […]

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No Depression takes to Kickstarter for return to print

| May 12, 2015 | 0 Comments
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No Depression, initially a folk arts print quarterly, then an online alternative music magazine, is planning a return to paper and ink with the help of an online crowdsourcing campaign. Now under the direction of the FreshGrass team, No Depression has taken to Kickstarter to […]

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Rounder founders nab Folk Alliance award

| May 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Marian Leighton Levy, Ken Irwin. and Bill Nowlin, the founders and original operators of Rounder Records, will receive the 2nd annual Founding President’s Award at this week’s Southeast Regional Folk Alliance Conference. They will share the award, named for Kari Estrin, founder of SERFA in 2002, with […]

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David Parmley at The Station Inn

| May 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
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When we posted last month with news that bluegrass balladeer David Parmley was returning to music in 2016, it created quite a stir. His many fans from both The Bluegrass Cardinals and Continental Divide were delighted to learn that he would be coming off the […]

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Band Of Ruhks on CMT

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Band Of Ruhks stopped in the CMT studios in Nashville and shot a performance of Run With It, one of the songs from their self-titled, debut CD. This video begins with a brief interview before the guys leap into this country-flavored number.

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Friends remember Tex Logan

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Thanks to Fred Robbins who captured several hours of video from the April 30 memorial service and jam session held in honor of Tex Logan in Madison, NJ. The memorial was led by Logan’s longtime friend and musical compatriot Barry Mitterhoff, where multiple anecdotes from […]

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