Tag: JD Crowe

Jim Mills interviews J.D. Crowe

| March 5, 2014 | 1 Comment
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For fans of Scruggs style banjo playing, there aren’t many pickers more esteemed than J.D. Crowe and Jim Mills. Of course, in a relationship between these two, Crowe would be the teacher and Jim the student, though their professional accomplishments are similar. Both are serious followers […]

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Paul Williams hangs up his Walkin’ Shoes

| January 21, 2014 | 3 Comments
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Paul Williams, one of the most dynamic and enduring entertainers in bluegrass, has decided to call it a day. Having written a handful of classic songs over his career, which has involved 60 years running the roads, no one is more deserving of a long […]

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Keith Whitley Radio Station In The Works

| January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Keith Whitley has long been one of the biggest influences on aspiring bluegrass and country singers. His recordings as a member of Ralph Stanley & The Clinch Mountain Boys and J.D. Crowe & The New South are must-haves for bluegrass fans, and his country catalog […]

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Class Act news – BMR and Crowe with The Boxcars

| December 18, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Class Act Entertainment has announced the signing of Blue Moon Rising to their talent roster. The East Tennessee-based band is headed by singer/songwriter Chris West on guitar, with Tony Mowell on mandolin, Rusty Ferrell on banjo, and Brandon Bostic on bass. Class Act will now […]

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The Masters of Bluegrass tour ends December 8

| December 6, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Just over a year ago since their debut at the IBMA Award Show at the Ryman Auditorium, The Masters of Bluegrass – Del McCoury, JD Crowe, Bobby Osborne, Bobby Hicks and Jerry McCoury – will be making their last appearance together at The Philharmonic Center […]

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More photos from SOIMF 2013

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Here’s a second galley of images from The 2013 Southern Ohio Indoor Music Festival, taken by Bill Warren.  

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Noam et al mashing it in B

| October 22, 2013 | 12 Comments
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For anyone who may have scoffed at Noam Pikelny’s recent suggestion that he has been cramming on J.D. Crowe’s music of late, we offer further proof in the form of this video shot backstage during his current tour. Noam is out with Barry Bales, Bryan […]

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Darrell Webb to Mountain Fever

| October 1, 2013 | 1 Comment
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Over the past few years, no record label has been more aggressive in signing artists and releasing new projects than Mountain Fever Records. The small, independent label is based in Floyd County, VA and run by Mark Hodges, with help from Aaron Ramsey who frequently […]

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University of Illinois Press Bluegrass E-books

| September 17, 2013 | 4 Comments
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For a limited period only the University of Illinois Press (UIP) is making available in an E-book format three top quality bluegrass titles. Beginning on September 24, the date on which the International Bluegrass Music Association’s World of Bluegrass event in Raleigh, North Carolina, commences, […]

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Rebel Records announces new Gospel Compilation

| September 11, 2013 | 3 Comments
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Rebel Records has announced the October 22nd release of a new Gospel compilation album, Memories of That Old Country Church (REB-CD-8008). Gospel and sacred music has been an integral part of bluegrass music’s repertoire for as long as the music has been played and as new […]

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