Category: Media

Behind The Mic with David Blakeny

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bluegrass is a tricky sort of music. As musicians and fans, we want to make sure to honor the past. For many folks, it doesn’t get much better than Bill Monroe’s 1945-46 band. However, Monroe and most of the other first-generation artists are gone now, […]


IBMA Film Festival announces attractions

| July 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The films to be screened during the debut IBMA Bluegrass Film Festival at the 2014 World of Bluegrass Convention have been announced. Eight different projects will be shown, including a pair of highlight films that were selected for special merit. All have been profiled here […]


The Osborne Brothers on WSM tonight

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Eddie Stubbs has an interview scheduled on WSM tonight (7/28) that should be appointment radio for anyone who appreciates bluegrass history, or has a fascination with the music of The Osborne Brothers. Or anyone who simply enjoys good radio. From 8:00-10:00 p.m. (CDT), Eddie will speak […]


Bankesters behind the scenes video

| July 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Bankesters have created a behind-the-scenes video about the making of their latest music video. It’s for the song, Found, written in support of This Able Veteran, an organization that trains service dogs to assist returning veterans who are suffering from PTSD and other maladies. […]


Orthophonic Joy contest winners announced

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Birthplace of Country Music announced today that Corbin Hayslett was the winner of the video contest to be included on the upcoming Orthophonic Joy album project. The record will recreate songs from the 1927 Bristol Sessions, when Ralph Peer tracked a number of traditional and country music […]


Stiles of Bluegrass replaces Lonesome Pine RFD on WAMU

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

When longtime radio host Carol Beaugard announced recently that she would be signing off from her Lonesome Pine RFD program on WFDU-FM in the New York City market, it also affected the schedule at WAMU’s Bluegrass Country, which streams bluegrass 24/7 online. Bluegrass Country had been replaying […]


Behind The Mic with Bob Mitchell

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Kentucky is well known as the home of bourbon, bluegrass, and Bill Monroe. It’s also the home of Bob Mitchell, host of the Best of Bluegrass radio show. Mitchell, a resident of Louisville, is a lifelong bluegrass fan who translated his love of the music […]


Almost Hear The Blues video from James Reams

| July 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

When James Reams decided it was time for him to create a music video, he chose the song Almost Hear The Blues from his 2011 album, One Foot in the Honky Tonk. James has picked up a lot of expertise in the world of film […]


Live album coming from Town Mountain

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Town Mountain has always been known as a band that is best experienced live. That’s not a knock on their three fine studio albums, just a recognition from their fans that it’s a show that needs to be seen as well as heard. So it’s […]


The making of Too video from Flatt Lonesome

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mountain Home Music has released a video to help introduce bluegrass fans to Flatt Lonesome and their newly-released album, Too. It involves a group discussion with the band, and some clips of them in the studio laying it down. As they explain in the video, […]