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2016 IBMA Awards show photos

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Frank Baker shot a great many photos at last night’s International Bluegrass Music Awards. Here is a gallery of some of them.

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Frank Baker’s Thursday photos at WOB ’16

| September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Here is Frank Baker’s final round of images from Thursday afternoon at World of Bluegrass 2016.

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Bankesters suffer first casualty of IBMA

| September 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
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The Bankesters came to World of Bluegrass 2016 to spread the word about their upcoming Nightbird album on Compass Records, and do some networking within the industry. Everything was going swimmingly until this morning, when Phil headed out to the hotel parking lot to hop in […]

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James King Memorial at World of Bluegrass 2016

| September 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Sometimes it’s difficult to cope with the fact that many legends within bluegrass are aging. It’s especially tough hearing about their ailments, and worse yet when we all too often learn of their passing. We’ve lost far too many of them in the last year. […]

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More Wednesday photos from WOB ’16

| September 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Here is a gallery of Frank Baker’s images from Wednesday at World of Bluegrass 2016. He’s shooting the awards show tonight, and we’ll get his photos up as soon as we can.

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2016 IBMA Awards results

| September 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
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It seems that a lot of folks haven’t gotten the word that there is no live stream of the International Bluegrass Music Awards Show from Raleigh tonight. The IBMA let us know a few weeks ago that they had lost a major sponsor that made […]

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Tara’s Wednesday World of Bluegrass report

| September 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Wednesday was another day of overwhelming options with so many cool things to see and learn about. There were the obvious music showcases of performers, the Momentum Awards Luncheon, and workshops on many aspects of the business. One of the things I find people often have […]

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2016 IBMA Special Awards

| September 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Today during their annual World of Bluegrass convention in Raleigh, NC, the IBMA distributed their 2016 Special Awards. These are honors for individuals and organizations who work behind the scenes in the bluegrass music industry, in radio, media, graphic arts, and festival management. The luncheon […]

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Momentum Awards photos from WOB ’16

| September 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
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Here are some sights and sounds from yesterday’s Momentum Awards luncheon during World of Bluegrass 2016 in Raleigh, NC.  

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Another Tuesday World of Bluegrass report

| September 28, 2016 | 0 Comments
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A couple of the sessions at Tuesday’s first day of World of Bluegrass 2016 dealt with the state of the industry, and band composition. Points of view were given by a talent buyer, a booking agent, a band manager, a record executive, and a band […]

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