Category: Bluegrass band news

New look for Darrell Webb Band

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Darrell Webb has announced new members for his touring band. The three new musicians have actually been working with Darrell this past few months, and have added a real zing to his live shows, which tend be highly energetic to start with. Andy Ruff on reso-guitar […]


Junior Sisk grabs the book by the horns

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Junior Sisk has announced that he has ended his long relationship with the Roe Entertainment Agency, and will be representing himself going forward for all live appearances by Junior Sisk & Rambler’s Choice. His office released a statement earlier today expressing his gratitude for the work […]


Luke Munday to Marty Raybon

| May 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Marty Raybon has announced Luke Monday as his new banjo player with Full Circle. Luke has actually been out with Marty for the past few months, but now it’s official. This is Munday’s second stint with Marty, and he is really psyched for the opportunity. “I’m really excited […]


Jamie Johnson on leaving The Grascals

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jamie Johnson has asked us to share a statement as he departs The Grascals. He was an original, founding member of the band, which got it’s start as Dolly Parton’s Nashville-based road band when she was doing a more bluegrass sound. Touring with them for […]


John Bryan to The Grascals

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Change is something of a constant in the bluegrass world, just as it is in the arts in general. We’ve become accustomed to seeing new faces in our favorite groups from time to time, which makes bands that display consistency all the more special and […]


Mike Conner to Country Gentlemen Tribute Band

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

When Bill Yates passed away in January, many people wondered what would become of the band he had created, billed as Bill Yates & the Country Gentlemen Tribute Band. He had assembled the group to perform the old songs the Gentlemen had recorded during his […]


Andy Edmonds to South Carolina Broadcasters

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The South Carolina Broadcasters, a bluegrass and old time group from North Carolina, have announced the addition of Andy Edmonds to the band on fiddle. Edmonds, from Pilot Mountain, was raised in a family of traditional musicians, and learned the fine art of fiddle while […]


Changes in NewTown for 2015

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

NewTown will have a new look the next time you catch them on stage. The Kentucky-based band, and Mountain Home recording artists fronted by Jr. Williams and Kati Penn-Williams, has a couple of changes to announce. They had been working with fill-in bass players for […]


David Parmley back in 2016

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Good news for fans of soulful bluegrass singing. David Parmley has decided that he’s been away from the music too long, and is reforming his band with an eye towards touring full time in 2016. He’s planning to get back in the studio this Summer, […]


Cane Mill Road is Argentina bound

| April 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Teenaged bluegrass trio Cane Mill Road have been invited to represent the USA by playing three concerts at the world’s largest international music festival for children, El Concierto En Iguazu (Iguazu in Concert) that takes place in Argentina from 25 to 30 May2015. Cane Mill […]