Tag: Clay Hess

Old River from Nightflyer

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Nightflyer has released a debut single from their upcoming album, Rail River & Road. It’s their version of Hazel Dickens’ Old River, sung by banjo picker Ronnie Stewart, with guitarist Richard Propps taking the tenor. It’s a real vocal showpiece, certain to tickle the fancy of anyone […]

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1 from The Clay Hess Band

| June 23, 2014 | 1 Comment
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Finally… and this time we’re not kidding! The first full album from The Clay Hess Band, entitled 1, will be available July 3 – which coincidentally is Clay’s birthday. Personnel changes, and his busy studio schedule, have delayed this release a number of times, but […]

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Fly Me Home – Mark Whitt

| May 29, 2014 | 1 Comment
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There’s no denying that almost every bluegrass musician recording and performing today has been influenced by the artists who came before them, particularly “founding fathers” like Bill Monroe, Flatt and Scruggs, and the Stanleys. Most musicians choose to honor those artists in some way, whether […]

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More photos from Gettysburg 2014

| May 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here is another set of Gettysburg images from Frank Baker.  

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Nightflyer working on sophomore release

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Ohio’s Nightflyer is back in action after a long winter. The guys are in the studio this month and next, finishing up what will be their second album for the Kang Records label. A big bonus for the band is the fact that Nightflyer mandolinist, […]

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New members of Bull Harman & Bulls Eye

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Bull Harman & Bull’s Eye have announced some new members. The St. Louis-based band has brought Alex Rifle in to play banjo, Allan Sterling on reso-guitar, and Harman’s son Wyatt has taken over his mom, Tammy’s, bass role. Bull remains on guitar and vocals, as […]

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The Chronicles of Depression – Alex Hibbitts

| January 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Having performed with such acts as Randy Kohrs and the Expedition Show, Alex Hibbitts is no stranger to the bluegrass music scene. Although he has spent most of his bluegrass career as a sideman, and currently can most often be found working within his Depression […]

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Band and album news from Clay Hess

| December 4, 2013 | 2 Comments
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Clay Hess has announced a couple pieces of news this week. First off, Zach Gilmer has joined his group on banjo. The young Virginia native had formerly worked with Gold Heart, Carrie Hassler, and Sierra Hull. Also, a release date has been announced for One, […]

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Free album download from Jett’s Creek

| October 15, 2013 | 4 Comments
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Here’s a unique way to get the word out about your new CD. To celebrate the release of The Wait Is Over, their new album with Mountain Fever Records, Jett’s Creek is offering a full album download at no charge for the next 7 days. […]

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Wait Is Over coming soon from Jett’s Creek

| September 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Mountain Fever Records has announced October 15 as the release date for the long-awaited third album from Ohio’s Jett’s Creek. This project has been more than two years in production, under the steady hand of Clay Hess, and carries the unsurprising title, The Wait Is Over. […]

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