Tag: Dave Evans

Last of the Breed in the stretch run

| July 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

Last of the Breed, a documentary film on the life and music of Dave Evans, is rounding the final pole, heading in to the back stretch. Filmmaker Matthew Pellowski tells us that he is now starting post production, with a hope to release the final […]


Album of the Week #36 – Dave Evans’ Goin’ ‘Round This World

| February 9, 2014 | 3 Comments

I remember as a teenager, I was riding home in my dad’s blue pickup truck when he told me to pick out a CD from the console for us to listen to. Surprisingly, the CD collection which Dad kept in his truck was quite small. […]


Dave Evans documentary trailer released

| April 18, 2013 | 4 Comments

A movie trailer has been released for Last Of The Breed, a documentary/biography of bluegrass artist Dave Evans. The film is being produced by Matt Pellowski of Red Line Studios, who is utilizing a crowd-sourcing appeal to help fund the costs of completing the film. It will […]


Last of the Breed: The Dave Evans Story

| February 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

We heard yesterday from Red Line Studios, the folks creating the upcoming Dave Evans documentary film, Last of the Breed: The Dave Evans Story. Work on the film is well underway, which will cover Dave’s rough and tumble life from childhood up through the present day. […]


Dave Evans recuperating from heart surgery

| August 10, 2011 | 1 Comment

Bluegrass balladeer and banjo picker Dave Evans is home recovering from a very serious health scare that required heart surgery at the end of July. Evans spoke earlier today with Dave Freeman of Rebel Records, and relayed that he had a quintuple bypass that very […]


Last of the Breed: The Dave Evans story

| June 16, 2010 | 0 Comments

Bluegrass fans have loved Dave Evans for years, both for his soulful banjo playing, sing and songwriting, and for his determination in the face of  overwhelming obstacles. Evans had worked with a number of seminal bluegrass bands, including Earl Taylor, Red Allen, The Boys from […]


Two reissue sets due from Rebel

| April 18, 2008 | 0 Comments

Rebel Records has announced the release in early May of two new collections of music from their archives. The first of these is The Best Of The Vetco Years from Dave Evans & River Bend (REB-7519) drawn from the LP’s-worth of material Evans recorded for […]