Category: Polls

Vote for the President of Bluegrass!

| November 6, 2012 | 0 Comments
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Today’s the day… Don’t forget to vote in our Bluegrass Today poll to select The President of Bluegrass. We’ll keep it open until midnight tonight (PST). At this point, it’s neck and neck between Doyle Lawson and Del McCoury, with Doyle starting to pull into the […]

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Who would you choose for the President of Bluegrass?

| November 3, 2012 | 0 Comments
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With the elections in their final stretch in the US, it seems like a good time to poll our readers for a vote on a chief executive of our beloved bluegrass music. Which of these bluegrass icons would earn your vote? Feel free to write […]

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And the winner is…

| October 1, 2012 | 1 Comment
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Over the last two weeks we have had some fun with our poll asking “Who has the best hair in bluegrass?” Initially it was all-Del, but in the back stretch, Rhonda Vincent pulled out all the stops and won it walking away. Readers were also […]

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The bluegrass hair wars

| September 24, 2012 | 1 Comment
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Well, it seems like we have started a major controversy in bluegrass with our poll seeking to determine who has the best hair in bluegrass. Artists are sending their fans to vote, so we will keep the poll up until Thursday when we host the […]

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Who has the best hair in bluegrass?

| September 19, 2012 | 14 Comments
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Heading into IBMA week, and our big Red Carpet pre-show event next Thursday at 7:45 p.m. (EDT), it seems like a good time to settle one of the most compelling debates in all of bluegrass music. Not acoustic v.s. electric bass, old school v.s. big […]

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What kind of stories would you like to see at Bluegrass Today?

| August 27, 2012 | 2 Comments
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This week we are asking for your help as we do some refining of the site, and make plans for the next revision. Please let us know what sort of content you would most enjoy seeing on Bluegrass Today. Do you like to read the […]

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Poll: does chart action affect purchase decisions?

| August 7, 2012 | 12 Comments
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Our poll this week asks whether airplay or sales chart reporting has an impact on your music purchases. Here at Bluegrass Today, we publish both a weekly and a monthly chart that measures how often new bluegrass songs get played on the radio. Other publications, […]

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Which instrument most epitomizes bluegrass music?

| July 27, 2012 | 32 Comments
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Our poll this week is bound to generate some sparks. We want to know which instrument in Bill Monroe’s original bluegrass band most epitomizes bluegrass music. Is it the beloved, all-powerful, everybody-loves-it 5 string banjo, or one of those other supporting instruments? Let us know […]

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Where do you listen to bluegrass radio?

| July 18, 2012 | 3 Comments
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This week’s Bluegrass Today poll asks which of the many delivery media for bluegrass radio are most favored by our readers. Traditional AM/FM broadcast stations, sometimes called terrestrial radio in today’s segmented digital market, remain a dominant player in local and national syndication markets. Many […]

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Where do you typically first hear – or hear about – new music?

| July 11, 2012 | 1 Comment
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Our poll this week asks for your input on new music, specifically how you first become aware of it. Do you hear it on the radio, or at a live show? Do you read about it in a magazine, or online? Perhaps a friend tells […]

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