Category: Bluegrass band news

Ray Cardwell to Wilson Pickins

| December 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Melanie Wilson with Wilson Pickins Promotions has announced the addition of bluegrass singer Ray Cardwell to her stable of artists. Ray has returned to pursue a career in our music following a layoff of several years, after having dedicated much of his youth to performing. He is […]


Jeremy Stephens leaving Chuck Wagon Gang

| December 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jeremy Stephens has announced that he will give up his position as guitarist and bass singer with The Chuck Wagon Gang at the end of this month. He has spent the last six years touring with the venerable Gospel group who have been performing under […]


Cleverlys to Moonstruck Management

| December 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Moonstruck Management has announced the signing of bluegrass parody act, The Cleverlys, to their talent roster. The group takes on the pose of a family band, led by a Digger Cleverly, Sr. who plays guitar and sings lead. When the group first emerged a few years […]


David Benedict to Mile Twelve

| November 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

When I caught Boston’s Mile Twelve live during World of Bluegrass in Raleigh this year, there were a number of impressions I came away with. First off, it was immediately clear that these talented young artists, with the bloom of the music conservatory still on […]


Henhouse Prowlers flying to Kyrgyzstan

| November 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

What are you doing after Thanksgiving? Well The Henhouse Prowlers will be hopping a jet for an impromptu trip to central Asia. The guys have been invited by the US Embassy in Kyrgyzstan to play at the Dostuk Music Festival in the capital of Bishkek. The Prowlers have made […]


Announcing The Dave Adkins Trio

| November 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

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 […]


Bibey & Grasstowne to Wilson Pickins

| November 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Wilson Pickins Bluegrass Promotions is taking over the world! It seems that Melanie Wilson adds a new band to her roster every few days. Today she has announced the signing of Alan Bibey & Grasstowne to the agency for representation and publicity services. The band has […]


New Aliquot forms in Czech Republic

| November 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

A new group has formed in the Czech Republic, combing existing group High ReVoltage –  a trio made up of Ondra Kozák on guitar, Vítek Hanulík on mandolin, and Karel Začal on reso-guitar – with bassist Pavel Duda to form New Aliquot. The members have performed with some of the top, award-winning […]


Darrell Webb Band in auto accident in FL (updated)

| November 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Darrell Webb Band was in a serious auto accident earlier today while traveling to St. Augustine, FL for a show. Fortunately everyone is OK, though dobro player Tyler Collins, who was asleep in the back of the van, was pitched about and suffered several injuries. […]


Jim and Lynna Woolsey to Wilson Pickins

| November 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Wilson Pickins Promotions has announced the signing of Jim and Lynna Woolsey to the agency for representation and publicity services. The Indiana husband-and-wife duo are bluegrass singers and songwriters with a knack for a great song and a flair for a bluesy groove. Both are strong […]