Category: Media

Hats Off To Bluegrass on RFD-TV this month

| January 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
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We know that many of our readers are regular viewers of Reno’s Old Time Music on RFD-TV. Each Saturday evening Ronnie Reno plays and sings the music he grew up on with his dad, Don Reno, and the classic songs of bluegrass and country music. During […]

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It’s Been A Long Day video from The Jaywalkers

| January 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Here’s a very clever music video from The Jaywalkers, a young alt-grass trio from the north west of England. Its Been A Long Day is one of the tracks from Weave, the group’s 2015 recording for Rootbeat Records. It’s a lovely song, featuring the beautiful voice of […]

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Rob and Trey in Sarasota

| January 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Last week when Rob Ickes and Trey Hensley were making a run through Florida, with sold out shows in Sarasota and Suffer, they stopped by the Sarasota Herald Tribune to record an episode of their Ticket TV web program. Rob and Trey performed a 15 minute […]

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The Banjo Files video from Jacob Underwood

| January 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Young Jacob Underwood, banjo picker for Illinois’ Bluegrass Express, has released a video overview of his new solo project, The Banjo Files. The album features Jacob’s crisp traditional-style banjo on ten tracks mixing a few of his original tunes with some 5-string classics. Assisting are Matt […]

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Black River video from Sierra Hull

| January 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
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One of the most anticipated new records of 2016 has got to be Sierra Hull’s upcoming Weighted Mind, due January 29 from Rounder. With five years between this and her last project, fans of the 24 year old singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist are dying to […]

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Prescription Bluegrass radio goes silent

| January 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Brian McNeal, bluegrass blogger, newsman, and radio host, has announced that he is hanging up one of those hats as we enter 2016. While he will continue to manage his web presence with Prescription Bluegrass online, he will no longer produce his long-running radio program […]

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The Ballad Of Flem Galloway – Carolina Blue

| January 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Carolina Blue, from Brevard, NC, has a new music video. It’s for The Ballad Of Flem Galloway, a true story song from the Civil War written by band members Bobby Powell and Timmy Jones. Galloway was a Confederate soldier who fought in several major engagements, including the […]

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Two big milestones for Chris Jones this week

| January 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
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2016 is starting off with a bang for Chris Jones. This week marks the release of his new music video, for One Night In Paducah from his current Mountain Home project, Run Away Tonight, and a very special milestone for his second (third?) career with […]

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Music du jour from Matt Flinner Trio

| January 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
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With a new CD set to hit later this month, Matt Flinner has created this video to explain what he and his trio are up to these days with their concept of music du jour. The guys have challenged themselves to each compose new music […]

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IBMA Facebook page hacked

| January 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The official Facebook page of the International Bluegrass Music Association has been maliciously hacked. Someone commandeered the account on Sunday and has removed administrator access for the IBMA staff. In short, the organization is now unable to manage the account, and until they can resolve this […]

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