Category: Media

Election results for the North Florida Bluegrass Association

| November 22, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Over this past weekend, the North Florida Bluegrass Association held elections to determine its leadership for the next year. The group has been together and promoting bluegrass in both north and central Florida, and southeast Georgia, for more than 30 years. Popular Florida entertainer and festival […]

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A Day in the Life of Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder

| November 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Russ Carson is a clever guy. Not only among the finest to strap a five-string banjo to his side, he’s also an insightful photographer and a budding videographer, besides working full time with Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder. Recently Russ fulfilled a plan he’s been […]

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Mountain Ride’s Try video

| November 18, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Pennsylvania’s Mountain Ride has been getting some traction online with this live music video for their new song, Try, written by band guitarist/vocalist Eric Avey. It was shot at Hip Gypsy Emporium in Duffield, PA earlier this summer. When the band heads back into the studio early […]

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Dwight brings his bluegrass to The Late Show

| November 17, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Last night, Dwight Yoakam brought his new bluegrass sound to CBS Television and appeared on The Late Show with the band with whom he recorded his latest album, Swimming Pools, Movie Stars. Bluegrass superstars one and all, these accomplished grassers gave Yoakam’s Gone (That’ll Be Me) a […]

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Dailey & Vincent exhibit coming to IBMM

| November 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The International Bluegrass Music Museum in Owensboro, KY has announced January 13, 2017 as the official opening of their newest exhibit, A Decade of Dailey & Vincent: An American Music Journey. This will be the final exhibit installed at the museum before they move to their new […]

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Volume Five in Raleigh

| November 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
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During the World Of Bluegrass convention in Raleigh a few weeks back, Volume Five hooked up with North Carolina filmmaker and videographer Corey Smith to create a new video introduction to the band. Of course, if you follow bluegrass closely, you need no introduction to […]

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Announcing The Dave Adkins Trio

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Here is a fascinating “power of social media” story regarding bluegrass vocalist Dave Adkins and an impromptu video he posted on Facebook over the weekend. Dave had decided to put together a low-key trio with a couple of his friends, Richie Rose and David Taylor, to sing Gospel […]

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Deadline today for Leadership Bluegrass

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
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November 15 is the deadline to submit your application for a spot in the 2017 Leadership Bluegrass class in Nashville. The three-day program run by the International Bluegrass Music Association is designed to identify future leaders in bluegrass music, and both begin training them as such […]

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Hello World video from Jig Jam

| November 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Irish contemporary bluegrass group JigJam has released a music video for the title track of their latest album, Hello World. It displays the band’s penchant for incorporating elements of modern pop music in their bluegrass sound, driven by the strong vocals of guitarist Jamie McKeogh. JigJam […]

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Rhonda goes all Hag on us for election day

| November 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
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As Americans line up at the polls today to choose our next President, one gets the idea that half of the country feels like we could do just fine without the other half. And the other half returns the sentiment in kind. But Rhonda Vincent is […]

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