Tag: Detour

2014 Bluegrass Radio Airplay Chart

| January 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Once again, we have compiled all of our Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Charts to create a chart for the past year. It’s great to see new artists, established headliners, and rising stars all represented Here’s our 2014 list, showing the ranking based on total spins […]

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One Critic’s Picks: The Best of 2014

| December 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
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One of the best parts of this job is finding new music in my mailbox on a regular basis. But the fun turns into work at the end of the year, when I wade back through all of that music and try to come up […]

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White Christmas from Detour

| December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s another Christmas video from Missy Armstrong and Jeff Rose of Detour, their version of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas. This song is said to be one of the top selling records of all time, with various versions notching 100 million sales since 1941 when Bing […]

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Merry Christmas from Detour

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Jeff Rose and Missy Armstrong from Detour recorded this video as a Merry Christmas wish for all their fans and friends. It’s their unadorned arrangement of Go Tell It On The Mountain.   Any time is a good time to hear Missy sing, and that […]

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Bluegrass artists share donations with veterans groups

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Keeping with the Veterans Day theme, two popular bluegrass groups have made donations this week to veterans groups, based on sales of their music online. Joe Mullins used the occasion of this past weekend’s Southern Ohio Indoor Music Festival to present a check for $3000 […]

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Detour at World of Bluegrass

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
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We had a nice chat last week with Missy Armstrong and Jeff Rose of Detour during the IBMA’s World of Bluegrass Convention in Raleigh. They talked about their current CD, Going Nowhere Fast, and their new lineup.   We have a lot more video interviews from […]

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More from Delaware Valley 2014

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s another batch of Frank Baker’s images from the 2014 Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival.  

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Emerging Artist jam at Milan

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
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What do you do if you notice that the Saturday roster at your festival features four out of the five recently announced nominees for the IBMA Emerging Artist award for 2014? Mark Gaynier at the Milan Bluegrass Festival did the sensible thing, and arranged for […]

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Going Nowhere Fast – Detour

| May 8, 2014 | 1 Comment
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Detour really shook up the bluegrass world in 2012 with the release of A Better Place, the Michigan band’s third album. It was remarkable for the introduction of a new voice and sound in the person of Missy Armstrong, the group’s then new lead vocalist. […]

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Detour at Zellie’s Opry House

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
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I mentioned over the weekend in the Bluegrass Today forum just how much I was enjoying Detour’s latest album, Going Nowhere Fast. We’ll have a review of the record soon, but in the meantime, here are a couple of videos shot earlier this month when […]

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