Tag: Bluegrass Underground

Bluegrass Underground announces 2016 season

| October 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bluegrass Underground, the popular concert series held in a cavern more than 300 feet underground, has announced the dates for their 2016 radio and television tapings. Concerts are held in Cumberland Caverns, located outside McMinnville, TN about 80 miles southeast of Nashville, roughly once a month […]


Brown County Red video from IIIrd Tyme Out

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

When Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out taped a show for Bluegrass Underground earlier this year, a couple of audience videos popped up, including this clip of Brown County Red, a radio single that just debuted at #1 on our Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Chart. It’s an […]


I Am The Road video from Hot Rize

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bluegrass Underground has released a video from their recent taping, featuring a song from Hot Rize’s current album, When I’m Free. Hot Rize taped a full set, which will be included in the next season of the PBS program starting this Fall, but here’s a look […]


Win a “bucket list” package from Bluegrass Underground

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

The folks who produce Bluegrass Underground for public television broadcast are sponsoring a fun Facebook contest for viewers and fans. They are calling it the Bluegrass Underground Bucket List video competition, with the winner getting free passes to attend all three days of taping for […]


Bluegrass Underground taping this weekend

| February 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

This coming weekend, the folks at Bluegrass Underground will be doing a marathon taping for their second season on PBS television. Shows are scheduled for Friday, Saturday and Sunday (2/24-26) deep inside the earth at Tennessee’s Cumberland Caverns, just a half hour’s drive from Nashville. […]


Bluegrass Underground hits the small screen

| March 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

The folks at Bluegrass Underground are stoked about the news that their live concert series will be carried on PBS television affiliates starting in the Fall of 2011. The show has been running as a radio program on WSM since August 2008, but TV was […]


Bluegrass Underground moving to TV?

| February 18, 2010 | 0 Comments

Bluegrass Underground has generated quite a buzz since the concert radio program debuted in 2008. Shows are recorded before a live audience each month, with segments broadcast weekly on WSM from Nashville. The buzz comes not just from the fabulous music they put out over […]


Bluegrass in Nashville: A Picker's Paradise

| July 17, 2009 | 0 Comments

Monday’s Washington Post included a special feature by Jedd Ferris, who explores the bluegrass scene in and around Nashville. Ferris, the managing editor of Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine in Charlottesville, VA, reminds readers about the historic links between bluegrass and Music City and points out […]


Bluegrass Underground moves to Saturdays

| February 11, 2009 | 0 Comments

Starting next week (2/14), the live bluegrass radio series Bluegrass Underground will move to a weekly, Saturday evening slot on WSM AM 650 from Nashville. The new time is 6:00-7:00 p.m. (ET), just ahead of the Saturday Grand Ole Opry broadcast. Live concerts are held […]


Steeldrivers on Bluegrass Underground

| August 29, 2008 | 0 Comments

Bluegrass Underground, the new live performance radio show we posted about last month, debuts tonight (8/29) on WSM. The show features a live performance by The Steeldrivers, recorded August 16 more than 300 feet underground at Cumberland Caverns in McMinnville, TN. The show’s premise is […]