Tag: Junior Sisk

SOIMF, day 2

| March 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Blake Williams opened the final day of the Southern Ohio Indoor Music Festival with some history and stories of Lester Flatt. Isaac Moore joined him for a song. Mountain Faith then provided a wonderful Gospel set. Feller & Hill hit the stage with high energy […]

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Joe and Junior at SOIMF

| March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Folks in attendance at this weekend’s Southern Ohio Indoor Music Festival will be in for a special treat. As part of the stellar lineup, Junior Sisk & Joe Mullins will perform music from their hit Rebel album, Hall Of Fame Bluegrass, live on stage. They […]

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Junior Sisk back in the studio

| February 7, 2014 | 2 Comments
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Fresh off their big win at SPBGMA last week, Junior Sisk & Rambler’s Choice are back in the studio working on their next project for Rebel Records. We have no information on a possible title, or songs to be included, but Junior says that he […]

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Best of 2013: Daniel Mullins vs. Billboard

| December 31, 2013 | 13 Comments
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Billboard, who publishes the (supposedly) quintessential music charts, have released their year-end chart of the Top 15 Bluegrass Albums of 2013. 15. Leaving Eden - Carolina Chocolate Drops 14. Brothers of the Highway - Dailey & Vincent 13. The Living Years - The Isaacs 12. Ahoy! - The Punch Brothers 11. Hammer Down - The […]

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A Baker’s Dozen for 2013

| December 30, 2013 | 0 Comments
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My mailbox and inbox overflowed with music in 2013, as sure a sign as any that bluegrass is alive and well. There’s good news and bad news about that. The good news is that much of that music was very well done. That’s the bad […]

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Junior Sisk Week in Rocky Mount

| December 12, 2013 | 1 Comment
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File this one under local boy makes good… Junior Sisk accepted a major award this week in his hometown of Rocky Mount, VA, where the Town Council have declared this as Junior Sisk Week. The bluegrass balladeer was also presented with a key to the […]

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Junior Sisk at the Down Home

| November 9, 2013 | 0 Comments
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When Junior Sisk took the stage Thursday night, it had been eighteen years to the month since he had played at the Down Home in Johnson City, TN. That time, it was playing with Wyatt Rice and Santa Cruz; last night, it was fronting his […]

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Hall of Fame Bluegrass! – Junior Sisk and Joe Mullins

| October 24, 2013 | 2 Comments
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Each year since 1991, new members have been added to the International Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame. Since the inaugural class of Bill Monroe, Lester Flatt, and Earl Scruggs, numerous other bluegrass and traditional music greats have been honored for their roles in shaping the […]

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Joe Mullins and Junior Sisk

| October 13, 2013 | 1 Comment
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We caught up with Joe Mullins and Junior Sisk in Raleigh last month, where they talked about their new Hall 0f Fame duets project on Rebel Records.  

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Irony, schmirony… free speech in bluegrass

| October 9, 2013 | 16 Comments
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Well, if you’ve followed Bluegrass Today at all in the last week, you know there really is something more newsworthy and controversial than a government shutdown. It turns out to be the fact that a bluegrass artist decided to stop performing a song. As much […]

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