Tag: Bobby Osborne

More from Gettysburg, August 2014

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s a second batch of images from Frank Baker taken at last weekend’s Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival.

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Bobby Osborne on his time with The Stanleys

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
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As part of his video remembrances celebrating 50 years on the Grand Ole Opry, Bobby Osborne picks up in Episode 5 discussing his short time working with The Stanley Brothers at WCYB in Bristol, TN.  

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10th annual Bloomin’ BBQ & Bluegrass Festival

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
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It’s hard to beat the combination of banjos and barbeque, even when the temperatures dip into the 40s and the sky gets cloudy. That’s why this past Friday and Saturday (May 16-17) found both Bluegrass Today editor John Lawless and me in Sevierville, TN for […]

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Bloomin’ BBQ & Bluegrass 2014

| May 20, 2014 | 1 Comment
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Sevier County is a unique spot in East Tennessee. The cities of Sevierville, Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg – each well under 10,000 in population – exist almost solely as tourist destinations. Think of a beach town without the beach – with the Smoky Mountains in […]

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Bobby Osborne and Jimmy Martin

| May 5, 2014 | 1 Comment
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Here’s the fourth installment in Bobby Osborne’s set of video reminiscences which he calls Road To The Opry. We pick up the story in the early 1950s. Bobby was playing with the Lonesome Pine Fiddlers, and Larry Richardson had decided to leave the group.  

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An Opry memory from Bobby Osborne

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Over the weekend, Bobby Osborne posted some memories of the Grand Ole Opry, recalling the day that the Opry officially moved from the Ryman Auditorium downtown to the new Opry House northeast of town. Along the way, he shares what is clearly one of his […]

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Road to the Opry with Bobby Osborne #3

| March 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s the third installment in Bobby Osborne’s set of video recollections in celebration of his 50th Anniversary as a member of The Grand Ole Opry. This episode picks up where Bobby left off in volume 2, with him moving from Dayton to Fairmont, WV to […]

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Bobby Osborne – On The Air

| February 28, 2014 | 1 Comment
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As promised, Bobby Osborne has released the first two installments in his series of video recollections he’s calling Road To The Opry, celebrating his 50th anniversary as a member of the Grand Ole Opry in 2014. In the first episode, Bobby remembers his childhood, growing […]

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Catching up with Bobby Osborne

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Bobby Osborne is back to creating monthly videos to keep everyone in touch with what he’s doing these days. He promises to make at east one each month, and encourages folks to subscribe to his YouTube channel to see them all.  

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Pinecastle to release lost Osborne Brothers’ recordings

| January 31, 2014 | 4 Comments
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The Osborne Brothers were one of the most influential bands in bluegrass history. They’re one of only a handful of bluegrass bands whose music transcended bluegrass and found great mainstream success in the larger country music world. With twenty-one charted singles on the country charts, […]

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