Tag: Featured

All About That Brooke

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
d_n_b_th

Here’s a lighthearted video to get you in a holiday mood… During a holiday concert last weekend at the Joy Theatre in Kings Mountain, NC, Darin & Brooke Aldridge had a special arrangement of a popular song to share with the audience.   Those who know […]

more

Bluegrass Mass broadcasts on Thanksgiving Day

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
beloved_th

For readers who embrace the spiritual side of the Thanksgiving Day holiday in the United States, here’s a fine suggestion to add to your family ritual. WXXI, a public radio station in Rochester, NY, will broadcast a recording of The World Beloved: A Bluegrass Mass at noon […]

more

Thanks… Thanks a lot

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
jones_th

Earlier in the week I was thinking I should weigh in on the recent IBMA board of directors controversy. You know, the one described by one noted bluegrass sage as “the worst crisis in the IBMA since the Galt House elevators failed to stop on […]

more

Having a Coffee with ……………. Doyle Lawson

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments
doyle_coffee_th

Having A Coffee With… is a fun series in which we ask bluegrass music personalities, some famous, some not so well known, about some of their interests, as well as about the music that they love.  Doyle Lawson probably doesn’t need any introduction. Nevertheless, let’s […]

more

Bluegrass Weather Report – 11/25/14

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
weather_th

Here’s our Special Bluegrass Correspondent with this week’s Bluegrass Weather Report, looking at this Thanksgiving weekend’s South Carolina State Bluegrass Festival in Myrtle Beach, SC.  

more

2014 Central Canadian Bluegrass Awards

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
nbc_th

This past Saturday night (11/22) at the Deerhurst Resort in Huntsville, Ontario, winners were announced for the 2014 Central Canadian Bluegrass Awards. These awards are organized and distributed by the Northern Bluegrass Committee, whose members, and members of other affiliated bluegrass clubs, select nominees and winners […]

more

This video from Christy Cox

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
kristy_th

Australian bluegrass/country sensation Kristy Cox has released a new music music video for This, a song from her current album, Living For The Moment. The song has the perfect theme for our upcoming Thanksgiving celebration here in the US, with a message of gratitude for […]

more

Carley Arrowood to Darin & Brooke

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
carley_th

Darin & Brooke Aldridge have announced that Carley Arrowood is the new fiddler in their band, filling the spot vacated when Becky Buller left to pursue her solo career earlier this Fall. At just 18 years of age, Carley has already assembled an enviable record […]

more

Brotherhood coming in February

| November 25, 2014 | 0 Comments
brotherhood_th

Rounder Records has announced February 24, 2015 as the release date for Brotherhood, their first project with The Gibson Brothers. The title refers to the album’s concept, which is a tribute to the many great brother duet teams that have paved the way for what […]

more

Timbre – A new case in town

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
timbre_th

There’s a new player in the impact-resistant flight case game. Peter McMath has launched Timbre Cases, and will soon be producing these high quality instrument cases from his home base in Fredericton, New Brunswick in Canada. They are manufactured using an extrusion process from Kydex thermoplastic, a […]

more