Category: Media

Tim Shelton rocks the Anthem in Cincy

| August 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last night, Tim Shelton sang the National Anthem ahead of the Cincinnati Reds home game against the St Louis Cardinals. It’s not the first time Shelton has been so honored by the team, and he reports that he is proud to represent the Reds and […]

more joins the online instruction field

| August 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

Revolutions can sweep away what came before them in swift and surprising ways, and we see that in the manner that music education has changed in the digital and internet age. New companies appear on a regular basis that take advantage of technological innovations that can bring […]


Live camera feed at IBMM

| August 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Are you excited about the new International Bluegrass Music Center being built in Owensboro, KY? A lot of people are, especially the staff and management of the International Bluegrass Music Museum, which will move into the Center when it is completed in the spring of […]


You’re The One video from Flatt Lonesome

| August 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Here’s another live video from Flatt Lonesome’s April concert shoot at Asheville’s Isis Music Hall. This time it’s You’re The One, perhaps their biggest number yet, included on their current Runaway Train album. It was a Top 5 hit for Dwight Yoakam in 1991, and has […]


Goldbrickin’ video from OctoPladd

| August 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

OctoPladd is another young band formed within the growing bluegrass community that surrounds the Berklee College of Music in Boston. Their name could have bizarre, mystical connotations – or it could just be because each of the four of them are wearing two plaid shirts in […]


Valerie Smith sampler video for Small Town Heroes

| July 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Valerie Smith & Liberty Pike have released a sampler video to introduce the music from their upcoming project, Small Town Heroes. Using a series of live clips and photos set against music from the CD, fans can get a taste of the new album, which […]


Fiddlin’ – Galax convention documentary film

| July 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Just as folks all across the southeastern US are preparing for the Old Fiddler’s Convention in Galax, VA next month, comes news of a new documentary film project about the convention from a pair local gals who grew up in the Galax area. Titled simply, […]


2016 IBMA Award Nominees

| July 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

At a press conference earlier this morning aired on SiriusXM’s Bluegrass Junction, the International Bluegrass Music Association announced the final nominees for their 2016 International Bluegrass Music Awards, along with this year’s Hall Of Fame Inductees and Distinguished Achievement Award recipients. The winners will be announced […]


‘Dusters support Ryan Adams on Colbert

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Alt-folk, Americana singer/songwriter Ryan Adams called on The Infamous Stringdusters and one of their Ladies & Gentlemen collaborators, Nicki Bluhm, for an all-acoustic version of his song Oh My Sweet Carolina on last night’s Late Show on CBS television. Adams, a North Carolina native, had […]


Rough and Rocky video from the High Bar Gang

| July 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Western Canada’s High Bar Gang has released a music video for one of the tracks from their sophomore album, Someday The Heart Will Trouble The Mind. It’s a distaff version of Flatt & Scruggs’ evergreen, Don’t This Road Look Rough and Rocky, sung by the Gang’s trio […]