Tag: Doyle Lawson

Crowe, Lawson, & Williams are still Standing Tall and Tough

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Standing tall. A classic idiom we have all heard and probably used. By definition, the phrase means “being proud of yourself and confident in your abilities.” Different from boasting, standing tall exudes self-assurance, often in the face of adversity. When discussing the music of three members […]

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Darin & Brooke – Get Up John

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Darin & Brooke Aldridge have offered up a sneak peek from their next recording, a driving version of the old time favorite, Get Up John, with cross tuned mandolin from studio guest, Sam Bush, in the Monroe style.   Though no date has been given, […]

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The Roys sign with Buddy Lee

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The Roys are expecting big things from their upcoming CD, The View, and are laying the groundwork to take advantage of any opportunities that may come their way. To introduce it to the bluegrass audience, they will perform the full album live on SiriusXM on […]

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The Old Friends Are Back!

| August 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
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One of my favorite releases of the past several years has been Old Friends Get Together from J.D. Crowe, Doyle Lawson, and Paul Williams. The successful album served as a de facto tribute to the Gospel music of Jimmy Martin, as all were members of Jimmy’s Sunny […]

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Doyle Lawson’s Powerful Message

| August 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The arrival of a new Doyle Lawson CD in the mailbox is cause for joy. Even before the plastic wrapper is peeled off, you know what to expect – music as tasteful and original as his custom boots and jackets. And yet, after 36 recordings, […]

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Thursday at ROMP 2014

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s an early look-in at ROMP 2014, held in Owensboro, KY near the International Bluegrass Music Museum.   We’ll have more images from ROMP over the course of the weekend.

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Open Carefully, Message Inside from DL&QS

| June 17, 2014 | 1 Comment
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It’s that time again… Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver have a brand new CD. With close to forty albums to his credit already, you might think that people would tire of the news for each new record. But not with Doyle Lawson. At 70 years of age, half […]

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MACC Announces Their 15th Anniversary Lineup

| May 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The Musicians Against Childhood Cancer (MACC) festival has been one of the brightest spots in the bluegrass music world over the past few years. All of the proceeds from this great festival benefit St Jude’s Children Research Hospital. Darrell and Phyllis Adkins have been some […]

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Huck Finn festival under new management

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
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For 37 years, Don and Barbara Tucker had run the Huck Finn Jubilee in south central California on Father’s Day weekend. For most of its tenure, their bluegrass festival was held at the Mojave Narrows Regional Park in Victorville, but after Don passed away in 2012, the festival […]

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On This Day #28 – Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver

| May 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
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On This Day …………… On May 10, 1979 Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver played their first public performance at Buddy’s Bar-B-Que in Knoxville, Tennessee. Quicksilver’s first band consisted of Terry Baucom on banjo, Jimmy Haley on guitar, Lou Reid on bass and band leader Doyle Lawson […]

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