Tag: Detour

Detour to take 2016 off

| March 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
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What happens when a part time band suddenly becomes a major festival draw with runaway hit songs on radio, and record sales far beyond their expectations? Well, on top of lots of big smiles, high fives, and a greatly expanded tour schedule, it can lead […]

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Photos from Parade of Stars 2015

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
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The 19th annual Parade of Stars was presented by the city of Auburn Hills, Michigan on Saturday, September 12. The show was kicked off by Feller & Hill and the Bluegrass Buckaroos. The Grascals were next up. Greg Cahill brought Special Consensus to Auburn Hills for […]

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Jack Grant back to Detour

| September 1, 2015 | 0 Comments
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With Jeremy Darrow moving to Front Country, Detour has welcomed a previous band member back to the fold. Jack Grant, who followed original Detour bassist Zak Bunce into the group, has rejoined the band. Jack lives in Grand Rapids, MI, close to the rest of Detour. […]

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Saturday at Milan 2015

| August 10, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Rhonda Vincent and the Rage are a Saturday staple at the Milan Bluegrass Festival. Rhonda always goes out of her way to accommodate all of her fans, but this past Saturday she went above and beyond. A young girl and her mother came to the front […]

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Photos from Gettysburg, May 2015

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Thanks again to our fine festival photographer Frank Baker, who sent along these images from the May 2015 Gettysburg Bluegras Festival.

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Notes from Gettysburg – May, 2015

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments
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I make no bones about it. Gettysburg is my favorite festival. I look forward to the twice a year trips there, in May and August, even though I’m rarely able to swing more than a day or two because of the pesky day job. This […]

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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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