Tag: Bobby Osborne

An Opry memory from Bobby Osborne

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 […]


Road to the Opry with Bobby Osborne #3

| March 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 […]


Bobby Osborne – On The Air

| February 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

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 […]


Catching up with Bobby Osborne

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

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.  


Pinecastle to release lost Osborne Brothers’ recordings

| January 31, 2014 | 4 Comments

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, […]


Benefit show scheduled for Steve and Janet Thomas

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

It was New Year’s Eve that Nashville grasser Steve Thomas and his wife, Janet, were enjoying a quiet night at home, until they saw smoke filling the room. Two hours later they stood outside watching the home they had rented in Gallatin this past three […]


The Masters of Bluegrass tour ends December 8

| December 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Just over a year ago since their debut at the IBMA Award Show at the Ryman Auditorium, The Masters of Bluegrass – Del McCoury, JD Crowe, Bobby Osborne, Bobby Hicks and Jerry McCoury – will be making their last appearance together at The Philharmonic Center […]


Bobby Osborne 50th Anniversary Celebration Tour in 2014

| November 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

For those of us who live and breathe bluegrass music day after day, it’s easy to lose sight of the fact that our genre is still in its infancy, relative to other longstanding musical traditions. Orchestral music has been around for hundreds of years, and […]


Telluride 2013 photos

| June 24, 2013 | 3 Comments

Here’s Jason Lombard’s first gallery of images from Telluride 2013, celebrating the festival’s 40th Anniversary.  


MOB scene at Festival of the Bluegrass

| June 11, 2013 | 1 Comment

Here is a gallery of images that Lexington, KY photographer Estill Robinson shot during this past weekend’s Festival of the Bluegrass. This first batch captures Masters Of Bluegrass on stage, a supergroup that includes Del McCoury, Bobby Osborne, J.D. Crowe, Bobby Hicks and Jerry McCoury. […]