Tag: Jon Glik

More from Big Hillbilly Bluegrass in Oman

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here’s another report from Bob Perilla, who is in Oman with the better part of his Big Hillbilly Bluegrass. They will be performing in the northeast African nation for two weeks for the US State Department, and sharing stories of their travels with us at Bluegrass Today. Big Hillbilly Bluegrass has […]


Big Hillbilly Bluegrass heading for distant lands

| August 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bob Perilla & Big Hillbilly Bluegrass is preparing to take another trip east to the Sultanate of Oman in northeastern Africa. And they are taking a piece of bluegrass history with them. Bob has made several trips of this sort for the US State Department, carrying a […]


Jon Glik fiddlin’ in Tokyo

| May 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

We heard this week from Kaz Inaba, who shared some photos and a few words about a show this week in Tokyo where he welcomed famed Maryland-based fiddler Jon Glik to the stage. “A few days ago, on May 14, my band, Kazuhiro Inaba & […]


Jon Glik on the fiddle again

| January 17, 2008 | 1 Comment

Jon Glik, 56, one of bluegrass music’s top fiddlers, is fit enough able to play again after a year where he almost died, according to a report on Baltimore’s Eyewitness News a few days ago. Regular readers will recall our previous posting of a story […]


Jon Glik Medical Assistance

| October 9, 2007 | 2 Comments

Jon Glik’s fiddle playing can be heard on some of my favorite records. Anyone who knows me, knows I’m a huge Del McCoury fan. Don’t Stop The Music may be my all time favorite McCoury album, and Glik’s fiddle plays an important roll in the […]