Tag: Jim Hurst

Saturday at ROMP 2014

| June 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The good times continued through Saturday at ROMP 2014. Here’s another gallery from Jenny Sevcick.  

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Jim Hurst Wows Washington

| November 5, 2013 | 3 Comments
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When you lay down your cash to hear Jim Hurst pick and sing, you never know what you’re what going to hear, but you can bet you’ll get your money’s worth. That was certainly the case Monday for the 25 or so hardy souls who […]

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Wednesday night at WOB 2013

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
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A Few of My Favorite Things

| December 31, 2012 | 2 Comments
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As a Bluegrass Today correspondent, I get to listen to a lot of music during the year. Some on CDs, some live. Some traditional bluegrass, some most definitely not. Some of it terrific, some of it, well, not so much. But one of the most […]

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Grassers with Bobby and Billy Ray Cyrus

| October 31, 2012 | 1 Comment
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Unless you’ve been living in a cave since 1992, there’s a strong likelihood that you are familiar with country singer and TV personality Billy Ray Cyrus. Odds are you are also acquainted with his daughter, singer, actress and gal-about-town, Miley. But did you know that […]

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Folk Remedies from Steve Spurgin

| July 25, 2012 | 0 Comments
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California singer/songwriter Steve Spurgin has had a long career in acoustic music, weaving his way in and out of the bluegrass world over the years. Moving out west from his native Texas in the 1960s, he eventually found his way into Sundance, which featured Byron […]

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A Podunk Family Reunion

| July 4, 2012 | 0 Comments
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Imagine working with six or eight co-writers, with a goal of finishing a song and having a band learn, arrange and perform it — all in about eight hours spread over two days. Oh yeah, and the “studio” is a gritty warehouse with a noisy […]

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Jim Hurst on with Katy Daley

| April 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Guitar wizard Jim Hurst will roll into DC thursday morning (4/5) for a visit with Katy Daley on WAMU’s Bluegrass Country. He’s scheduled to be on the air at 9:00 a.m. (EDT) to talk about his latest release, Intrepid. Katy says that she”s expecting a […]

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Intrepid Jim Hurst Flies Solo

| February 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

When I met Jim Hurst for the first time last summer, I was almost surprised to discover he has just two hands. He sure plays guitar like he has a couple of extras, using a blend of flat picking and finger picking to play bass […]

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Best of the Rest: The Bluegrass Today All-Stars

| December 29, 2011 | 2 Comments
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A lot of fine pickers are nominated for IBMA awards every year, and a chosen few get to cross the stage and pick up a statue. But with five or six nominees in a category, that still leaves plenty of talent unrecognized by their peers. […]

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