Category: Bluegrass recording news

New Punch Brothers track – I Blew It Off

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Punch Brothers are fixin’ to come rarin’ back in 2015, with a new album and tour announced starting in February. A single track has been released today on video as a tease. It’s a grass-pop ballad sure to whet the appetite of Punch Brothers fans everywhere. […]

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More Doyle in 2015

| November 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
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January 20, 2015 has been announced as the release date for In Session, the next Mountain Home album from Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver. It will feature 12 new tracks from the current edition of Quicksilver: Joe Dean on banjo, Josh Swift on resonator guitar, Eli […]

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Dale Potter and Buck Ryan reissues from Rural Rhythm

| November 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Rural Rhythm has released two new titles in their Heritage Collection Series featuring two of the most celebrated fiddlers from the early days of bluegrass. Like the other Heritage reissues, these new releases are offered in both CD and download formats. From 1967 comes Hoe […]

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Michael Daves says Let’s Play Two

| November 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The two album concept is having a good run in 2014, with a number of artists deciding to record and release a pair of CDs at the same time. Not a double album, with two distinct discs, but two separate projects that hit at the same time. […]

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Great American Hero from Newton & Thomas

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Mark Newton and Steve Thomas chose November 11, Veteran’s Day, to release their new single, Great American Hero, written by Mark Brinkman as a tribute to all the people who make sacrifices to help and serve others, regardless of their military background. The song is available […]

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Wisewater debut in 7 days

| November 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Wisewater is a young acoustic trio who, while their sound isn’t specifically bluegrass, has solid roots in the music of Bill Monroe. One is a sort of a legacy artist, as in the heir and scion of a respected icon in the music. Forrest O’Connor, who plays mandolin, […]

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Trinity River Band Christmas

| November 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s another new Christmas album for 2014. This one, On A Morning Like This, comes from Callahan, Florida’s Harris family and their terrific group, Trinity River Band. The band consists of Mike and Lisa Harris on guitar and bass respectively, and their talented brood. Son Josh […]

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Track a day stream from Leftover Salmon

| November 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Leftover Salmon is offering fans a free listen to their upcoming album, High Country, one track a day over the next 12 days (Nov 10-21). Each track will be available for listening for 24 hours (starting today), and will be replaced each morning by the […]

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Bluegrass Kinda Christmas from The Roys

| November 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
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It looks like a big year for bluegrass Christmas music, with several artists releasing new project for the holidays. The latest to announce is The Roys, whose Bluegrass Kinda Christmas is set for a November 18 release on Rural Rhythm Records. It’s a set of […]

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Crazy Night from Volume Five

| November 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Mountain Fever Records has released a first single from Voices, the upcoming project from Volume Five, due to hit in January 2015. The song is Crazy Night, written by former member Jeff Partin, and marks quite a departure from common bluegrass story lines. No cabin […]

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