Category: Media

IBMA Health Fair at WOB 2016

| June 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The International Bluegrass Music Association will once again host a Health Fair during World of Bluegrass, their annual convention scheduled for September 27 – October 1 in Raleigh, NC. Recognizing that many professionals in the bluegrass world are self-employed and may have limited access to […]

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Walkin’ Across This Land with Bryan Sutton

| June 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Sugar Hill has released a music video ahead of tomorrow’s CD drop for Bryan Sutton’s The More I learn album. It’s a live performance of the opening track, Walkin’ Across This Land, where Bryan showcases his hybrid crosspicking style, blending aspects of guitar greats like […]

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Better When I’m Dancin’ cover from Redhead Express

| June 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Redhead Express, those grassy gingers from the great state of Alaska, are back with another of their pop cover videos. This time the girls offer their take on Meghan Trainor’s 2015 hit, Better When I’m Dancin’ which was also featured in The Peanuts Movie last […]

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How to book yourself without an agent

| May 31, 2016 | 0 Comments
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If you are a booking agent or artist representative, don’t read this. It’s liable to give you hives. Canadian banjo master Jayme Stone is an acoustic artist that has blazed his own trails in the music business. Finding unique sources of funding for his work, […]

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IBMA Board Band at The Station Inn

| May 31, 2016 | 0 Comments
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In what is becoming a tradition during the annual Board of Directors meeting for the International Bluegrass Music Association, a performance has been scheduled for Sunday, June 5 by the official IBMA Board Band at Nashville’s Station Inn. Composed entirely of IBMA Directors, the band will […]

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Po’ Ramblin’ Boys on Best of Bluegrass

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
Po' Ramblin' Boys in the studio with Bob Mitchell at Best of Bluegrass

In 2015, it took the Po’ Ramblin’ Boys 10 days to perform in 5 European countries, but on May 15, 2016, the red hot Boys made a stop in Louisville, KY and found a way to be in two places at the same time. Actually, it was […]

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Darned If I Don’t, Danged If I Do with Lorraine and Marty

| May 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road have released another music video from their Country Grass CD, this time with bluegrass and country star Marty Raybon in tow. It’s one of the most fun songs on the record, a grassy remake of Darned If I Don’t, Danged […]

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Buddy Merriam celebrates 25 years on WUSB

| May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
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WUSB has been on the air in Long Island, NY since 1977 from the campus of Stony Brook University. And since 1991, Buddy Merriam has broadcast bluegrass music over their air on Wednesday nights from 6:00-8:00 p.m. For those of us a bit arithmetically challenged, […]

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Moving day for IBMA

| May 24, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The International Bluegrass Music Association is packing up and moving across town to a new headquarters on Gallatin Road in Nashville. The association has served as the primary trade organization for the bluegrass music industry for more than 30 years, starting in Owensboro, KY and in […]

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Repost: James King interview from 2014

| May 24, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Given last week’s loss of the great James King, it seems fitting to repost this interview we did with him during the 2014 World of Bluegrass convention in Raleigh, NC. Funeral services for King are being held today at 2:00 p.m. At the time of this […]

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