Category: Music

Ladders In The Sky from The Infamous Stringdusters with Claire Lynch

| January 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
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For their next album release, The Infamous Stringdusters have chosen a new concept. Not new to music, but new to the band. They are sticking with the notion of recording alternative bluegrass music primarily written within the group, but have brought in some of their […]

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Great Alaskan Fish ‘n Pick debuts in 2016

| January 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
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If there’s one main thing that unites bluegrass lovers outside of the music, it could well be fishing. Get a handful of pickers together and the conversation is likely to slide towards a variety of outdoor sports activities, with hunting and fishing high on the […]

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Dreadnoughts Unlimited scholarships for Kaufman Kamp

| January 22, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Once again in 2016, Dreadnoughts Unlimited will award need and age-based scholarships to attend the Steve Kaufman Acoustic Kamps in Maryville, TN. These week-long residence workshops offer intensive, hands-on music education for bluegrass and old time musicians looking to up their game. And thanks to the […]

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Gina Clowes to Chris Jones

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Chris Jones & the Night Drivers have announced the newest member of their band. Gina Clowes will join the group shortly, when Chris and the guys return from their current west coast swing. A Virginia native, and part of the absurdly talented Furtado family, Gina had […]

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Mitch Walker to Jeff Brown

| January 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Jeff Brown & Still Lonesome has announced a band change. Banjo man Eli Gilbert is leaving the group. He is set to graduate this Spring from East Tennessee State University, and has accepted a teaching position in Maine after graduation, where he was born and raised. Eli […]

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The Story Behind the Song – Weeds

| January 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Weeds (Where the Flowers of Love Once Grew) was written by David Morris and Chris Dockins, two emerging song-writing talents in the bluegrass music fraternity. They wrote the song in in February 2013, during what was their “second or third writing session”, according to Morris. […]

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More new music from Po’ Ramblin’ Boys

| January 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Randm Records has released a second track from their upcoming album for Po’ Ramblin’ Boys, Back To The Mountains. This time it’s Remember Where You Came From, an old timey waltz number in the Stanley tradition, written and sung by guitarist Josh Rinkel. The Boys will […]

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Karl Shiflett to Patuxent Music

| January 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The next album from Karl Shiflett & Big Country Show, Sho-Nuff Country, will be released on Patuxent Music. Their signing with the Maryland label run by musician and audio engineer Tom Mindte was announced last week. Like their last project, Sho-Nuff Country is a collection of […]

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Kyle Perkins Steps Forward

| January 18, 2016 | 0 Comments
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After solidly backing up JD Crowe and the New South and American Drive on bass, as well as playing some dates now with Kenny and Amanda Smith, Kyle Perkins is stepping front and center. His new CD, Take Me Back, is available for pre-order by […]

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New look for New Outlook

| January 18, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Long based around the singing of husband/wife team Brad and Lori Lambert, New Outlook will have a new look when they roll into SPBGMA next month in Nashville. Lori tells us that they have brought in a new guitarist, Jeremy Moore, along with Jeff Hardin on […]

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