Tag: IBMA 2010

Weave and Spin with Si Kahn

| October 13, 2010 | 0 Comments

This post is a contribution from Terri Holloway, one of our 2010 IBMA correspondents. See her profile here. Once again, I had the fun of being an interview observer (aka, being the fly on the wall). This time with Si Kahn, master songwriter, and lifetime […]

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More great photos from IBMA

| October 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

In adition to the fine photos taken by our 2010 IBMA shooters (Russ Carson, Christy Reid and Roy Swann), we have found a number of other sites that have images posted. Cindy Baucom, who co-produced the Awards Show with Trisha Tubbs, got some great shots […]

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Sam Bush’s Keynote Address

| October 7, 2010 | 0 Comments

Thanks to the IBMA and Sam Bush for allowing us to post the audio of Sam’s Keynote Address on the opening day of the 2010 World Of Bluegrass convention in Nashville. Bush spoke on Monday, September 25 at the beginning of that evening’s festivities – […]

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The Cleverlys do IBMA

| October 6, 2010 | 2 Comments

One of the groups that stirred things up during last weekend’s IBMA Fan Fest was The Cleverlys, a concept act that mixes bluegrass music with sardonic and mildly-risque humor. Their shtick typically involves covers of pop mega-hits, delivered in a grassy style with a serio-comic, […]

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Darin and Brooke Aldridge at Fan Fest

| October 5, 2010 | 1 Comment

This post is a contribution from Tom Bibey, one of our 2010 IBMA correspondents. You can see his profile here. Fan Fest has more music than anyone can take in. I covered the Darin and Brooke Aldridge show for Bluegrass Today as my last assignment […]

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From the Storyteller himself

| October 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

This post is a contribution from Terri Holloway, one of our 2010 IBMA correspondents. She offers a second interview with Tom T Hall. See Dr Tom Bibey’s earlier conversation with Hall here. I was invited to observe and write about a radio interview last night […]

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Rural Rhythm Records: An Interview with Sam Passamano

| October 3, 2010 | 0 Comments

This post is a contribution from Mike Reed, one of our 2010 IBMA correspondents. See his profile here. Friday morning, the first day of the IBMA Fan Fest, is usually spent fighting the crowds angling for good concert seats and buying new neat stuff in […]

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The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

| October 2, 2010 | 0 Comments

This post is a contribution from Christy Reid, one of our 2010 IBMA correspondents. She will be reporting on her experiences at IBMA as a member of Lou Reid & Carolina. This was my first experience being a part of the Trade Show. We participated […]

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Memories of John Hartford: An Interview with Bob Carlin

| October 2, 2010 | 0 Comments

This post is a contribution from Mike Reed, one of our 2010 IBMA correspondents. See his profile here. I had an opportunity to speak with Bob Carlin, banjo player and author, about his involvement in the John Hartford String Band. The band, consisting of Chris […]

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Battle of the bands

| October 2, 2010 | 0 Comments

This post is a contribution from David Morris, one of our 2010 IBMA correspondents. See his profile here. Those attending IBMA’s Fan Fest Friday night in Nashville got a sneak preview of the battle for bluegrass supremacy that is likely to unfold over the next […]

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