Tag: Del McCoury

Our Top 10 bluegrass songs for Christmas

| November 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

We’ve carved the turkey. We’ve packed up the leftovers, and got them back out fifteen minutes later to finish off. We’ve fought through the crowds at Wal-Mart to score a good deal on a TV, and checked our phones every five minutes to see what […]


Surry Arts Council launches bluegrass concert series

| November 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Surry Arts Council, located in Mount Airy, NC, has announced an aggressive music series as part of their ongoing Visit Mayberry campaign. Billed as Blue Ridge & Beyond, the concerts will be held in the town’s historic Earle Theatre and will features performances from some […]


Susie’s Cause Bluegrass-Folk Festival takes care of us

| August 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Susan Cohan Colon Cancer Foundation takes care of people. That’s what it does. And, that is what it did on July 30th during the Susie’s Cause 2nd Annual Bluegrass-Folk Festival at Oregon Ridge Park in Cockeyesville, Maryland. The venue could not have been better. […]


Friday at Grey Fox 2016

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Friday of Grey Fox 2016 was jam packed full of a wide variety of traditional and progressive bluegrass and related musics, legends, and new faces and sounds. Whether one wanted to see names that they had known and followed for years or be exposed to […]


ROMP rocks out for the 13th time

| June 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hosted by the International Bluegrass Music Museum, ROMP Fest 2016 delivered another fine round of bluegrass music for its 13th year. The music and the weather in Owensboro, KY was best described as hot! Thursday music kicked off with two Hall of Famers on the […]


Seize The Day – DelFest 2016

| June 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

Seize The Day…. In one way or another, that phrase became the catchphrase for an entire music festival this past Memorial Day Weekend, 2016. Seize The Day… Isn’t that how many of us feel as we arrive FINALLY to what is for most, one of […]


Charm City Charmed 

| May 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

And. Just. Like. That. Summer festival season is upon us. All burdens and worries lay crumpled on the asphalt behind us as cheery festival staff lasso our wrists with those colorful Charm City Bluegrass bracelets. We are in the grass now, folks; scanning the enchanting […]


Old Settlers Music Festival 2016

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Thanks to the organizers of the Old Settlers Music Festival in Austin, TX who shared these images of the various bluegrass artists who performed last weekend at the annual alternative music and entertainment event.


Del and Woody – a review

| April 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Great songwriting teams are an alchemy of negotiated creativity. Regardless of how the team works, an agreement must be struck between the two as to what aspect of a song takes precedence: words or music. Sometimes the teams easily agree on where to strike the […]


Wimmen’s Hats from Del and Woody

| April 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

It’s a double dose of Del and Woody this afternoon at Bluegrass Today! The Del McCoury Band is going all out to spread the word about their latest CD, a unique collaboration between Del and the late Woody Guthrie. This morning we had an interview with […]