Tag: Darrell Webb

Darrell Webb steps away from Sideline

| August 25, 2014 | 1 Comment
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There’s a truism in the music world that no part time band ever stays that way for long. Even if all the members agree that the effort will take a back seat to careers or family, if the music is good, demands to go full time […]

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Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Chart – 8/8/14

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Our August 8 Weekly Airplay chart is out, and Larry Sparks has returned to the #1 position with Bitterweeds from his 50th Anniversray album, Lonesome and Then Some. The Bluegrass Brothers also return to the Top 5 with Memories Of My Childhood, tied with Rhonda Vincent’s Only Me at #3. […]

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Two Bluegrass Today charts this weekend

| August 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Last Friday saw two new Bluegrass Today radio airplay charts, with both our weekly and monthly charts hitting on the same day. By examining them both, you can get a snapshot view of what was played on bluegrass radio the previous week on dozens of stations, […]

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Dream Big – Darrell Webb

| June 3, 2014 | 1 Comment
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If you get a good look at Darrell Webb, he doesn’t appear to be old enough to have spent 20 years working professionally in bluegrass. In fact, he won’t turn 40 until later this month, and got his start touring with Lonesome River Band back in […]

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Cardboard In Her Shoes – Dave Yates

| May 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Dave Yates’ 4-song EP, Cardboard In Her Shoes, has got East Tennessee written all over it. Of course Yates himself is on the faculty in the East Tennessee State University’s bluegrass music program, and has plied his trade as a singer, songwriter and instrumentalist in the […]

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New day job for Darrell Webb

| May 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
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It’s not uncommon for popular bands you see on festival stages to be made up of pickers who work a “day job” during the week, and play bluegrass on the weekends. Many of these “weekend warriors” can end up doing well, even with two seemingly […]

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Debut single from Dave Yates

| April 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Dave Yates is a well-known bluegrass figure in East Tennessee. He has been an adjunct faculty member in the bluegrass program at ETSU since 1999, and is a recognized performer from Bristol to Johnson City to Asheville, NC and beyond. If you buy an album […]

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Debut single from Matt Wallace

| January 16, 2014 | 1 Comment
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Pinecastle has announced a March 11 release date for For A Season, a solo project from Knoxville bass player and vocalist, Matt Wallace. The album features Matt and a number of other very talented singers, including Paul Brewster, Jesse Gregory, Wayne Taylor and Jerry Cole. […]

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Brandon Green to Darrell Webb

| January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The Darrell Webb Band has brought Brandon Green on to play banjo. He did his first weekend recently on a tour through Kentucky. Green is on the faculty of the Bluegrass, Old Time and Country Music Studies program at East Tennessee State University in Johnson […]

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Darrell Webb’s new mandolin

| December 23, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Darrell Webb got an early Christmas present this past weekend – a new mandolin from Chris Shelton with Hook Mandolins. But it’s not just a new axe. Chris presented Darrell with the first Darrell Webb signature model Hook mandolin. Webb said that this was the first […]

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