Category: Media

Holly Norman brings James Burton to bluegrass

| April 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Holly Norman has shared a video about her upcoming album, Taking Care of Bluegrass. It’s a tribute to Elvis Presley, and the new video was shot the day that the great James Burton came in to lay down some guitar. Burton was Elvis’ lead guitarist […]

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A Power Of Bluegrass story from Sweden

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Andy Cargill is an acoustic musician and singer/songwriter living in Stockholm who has been shooting and publishing a video log (vlog) of his musical journey this year as he prepares to create a band and begin performing the music from his latest record at folk […]

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Dwight Diller bio coming this summer

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments
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McFarland Books has announced a July 22 release date for Dwight Diller: West Virginia Mountain Musician, a biography of the old time music stalwart by Lewis M. Stern. Diller is a true West Virginian, born and raised in a family that are among the oldest […]

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Wimmen’s Hats from Del and Woody

| April 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
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It’s a double dose of Del and Woody this afternoon at Bluegrass Today! The Del McCoury Band is going all out to spread the word about their latest CD, a unique collaboration between Del and the late Woody Guthrie. This morning we had an interview with […]

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GospelSongTime.com

| April 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Paul Robinson is a perfect example of the sort of person who has taken to Internet broadcasting and the opportunities it provides. He lives in Murfreesboro, TN and has spent nearly 40 years working in radio and concert promotions, including several radio stations in Middle Tennessee. […]

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Flatt Lonesome goes all HBO up in here

| April 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Flatt Lonesome has proved their millennial bona fides with a new single, an instrumental arrangement of the theme for HBO’s series, Game of Thrones. The wildly successful program with a medieval fantasy theme is in its sixth season, and has captured the imagination of a […]

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Tim Shelton Show on iTunes

| April 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Noted bluegrass vocalist Tim Shelton, familiar to bluegrass lovers for his time at the helm of NewFound Road, has launched a podcast available at no cost in iTunes. It’s been running now since February, with two or more episodes released each week where Tim discusses music, […]

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Prince of Bluegrass, or King of Rock & Roll?

| April 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
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That’s the question moviegoers may be asking about Nathan Stanley later this year when Believe, a new film from Billy Dickson, hits the screens in time for the 2016 holiday market. The movie tells the story of a small town business owner whose company falls on […]

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Sutton Old Time Music Hour now on WSM

| April 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The Sutton Old Time Music Hour, which features bluegrass and old music performances recorded before a live audience each week, is delighted to announce that they have added the country music superstation WSM in Nashville to their list of syndicators. Host Sam Stout welcomes bands in on […]

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Darrell Brothers descend on IBMA

| April 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
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As if the folks at the IBMA offices didn’t have enough on their hands… The Darrell Brothers showed up at IBMA headquarters this week, expecting to sign an agreement to host this year’s International Bluegrass Music Awards, and I don’t think it went the way anyone […]

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