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IBMA announces 2016 Special Awards Nominees

| August 24, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The International Bluegrass Music Association has announced the nominees for its 2016 Special Awards, which go to those who work in our industry outside the artists and performers whose work is highlighted during the gala awards ceremony during World of Bluegrass week. Winners will be announced […]

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Tim Surrett hospitalized for testing

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Tim Surrett, bass player with popular North Carolina band Balsam Range, and Chairman of the Board of Directors for the International Bluegrass Music Association, has been hospitalized near his home in western North Carolina. He was taken to the emergency room after complaining of lightheadedness yesterday, […]

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IBMA names Hull and Tyminski as 2016 Awards Show hosts

| August 16, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The IBMA has announced that Sierra Hull and Dan Tyminski will serve as the hosts for the 2016 International Bluegrass Music Awards on September 29 in Raleigh, NC. This 27th annual event will be held at the Duke Energy Center just a block away from the Raleigh […]

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Live & Local Bluegrass festival in Raleigh

| August 8, 2016 | 0 Comments
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If you’ve been to the IBMA’s World of Bluegrass convention in Raleigh, NC, you know that the city does bluegrass proud. In addition to serving as warm and welcoming hosts for the assembled grassers from all over the world, they also put on a free, […]

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2016 IBMA Award Nominees

| July 27, 2016 | 0 Comments
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At a press conference earlier this morning aired on SiriusXM’s Bluegrass Junction, the International Bluegrass Music Association announced the final nominees for their 2016 International Bluegrass Music Awards, along with this year’s Hall Of Fame Inductees and Distinguished Achievement Award recipients. The winners will be announced […]

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IBMA extends Momentum Award nominations

| July 13, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The International Bluegrass Music Association has extended the deadline to submit names to be considered for their 2016 Momentum Awards. These annual awards are designed to highlight bluegrass artists and industry people in the early years of their musical careers, and recognize them for their achievements. The […]

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Songwriter Showcase participants announced for WOB ’16

| July 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The International Bluegrass Music Association has announced the participants in its 2016 World of Bluegrass Songwriter Showcase. Each year the ten best songs from the dozens submitted for consideration are selected, and the writers are invited to perform them during IBMA’s annual convention before an […]

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IBMA accepting Board of Directors nominations

| June 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Have you ever considered getting more involved with the International Bluegrass Music Association, the only trade organization dedicated to bluegrass music and the business of bluegrass? If so, now may be the right time to act. The IBMA is seeking candidates for as many as […]

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IBMA Health Fair at WOB 2016

| June 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The International Bluegrass Music Association will once again host a Health Fair during World of Bluegrass, their annual convention scheduled for September 27 – October 1 in Raleigh, NC. Recognizing that many professionals in the bluegrass world are self-employed and may have limited access to […]

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IBMA Board Band at The Station Inn

| May 31, 2016 | 0 Comments
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In what is becoming a tradition during the annual Board of Directors meeting for the International Bluegrass Music Association, a performance has been scheduled for Sunday, June 5 by the official IBMA Board Band at Nashville’s Station Inn. Composed entirely of IBMA Directors, the band will […]

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