Tag: Lonesome River Band

The Banjo: A New Day for an Old Instrument

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Many folks in California, and travelers from across the country as well, think of Carlsbad, CA as a beach town. To be sure, their beautiful beaches draw a lot of folks to the shore, but like other communities who thrive on the tourist trade, Carlsbad […]


Lonesome River Band to Mountain Home

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mountain Home Music Company, a division of Crossroads Entertainment, has announced the signing of bluegrass powerhouse Lonesome River Band. The band is expected to start on a new album this month, with plans for a release this summer. Sammy Shelor with LRB says that he […]


Welcome Reagan Berrier

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Barry Berrier, whose country-inflected vocals are part of the history of Lost & Found, Summer Wages, and Lonesome River Band, and his wife Tyra are celebrating the birth of their first child. Reagan John Edward Berrier was born on Monday (3/31/14). He debuted at 8 […]


Darrell Webb to Mountain Fever

| October 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

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 […]


And the rains they fell at Red, White & Bluegrass 2013

| July 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bill Warren sent these photos from yesterday’s stage show at Red, White & Bluegrass. You can see how it poured during Larry Cordle’s set, but Bill says he carried on without missing a beat – and came out to the tent to shake and howdy […]


Friday at Gettysburg ’13

| May 22, 2013 | 2 Comments

Here is another set of Frank Baker’s images from the 2013 Spring Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival.  


Song of the Mountain season 8 announced

| May 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

24 new episodes were announced today for the 8th season of the live bluegrass and acoustic music program, Song Of The Mountains, debuting June 15 on almost 200 public television affiliates across the US. The show works in collaboration with UNC-TV in Research Triangle City in North […]


God Didn’t Choose Sides

| January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Rural Rhythm is preparing a new all-star project for a February 12 release. God Didn’t Choose Sides offers 13 tracks, each a new composition dealing with stories and characters from the US Civil War, picked and sung by a who’s who of contemporary bluegrass artists. The fascination […]


Lonely Tonight from Grassville

| December 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Grassville is a new band from the Atlanta area, featuring a bluegrass veteran and four strong young pickers. They have a new CD, Lonely Tonight, with 8 originals from within the group, plus covers of Jonathan Edwards’ How Long Have I Been Waiting For You […]


Chronology Volume 3 – Lonesome River Band

| November 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Over the past year, the Lonesome River Band has dedicated much of their time to recording an ambitious three-disc collection celebrating the band’s 30th anniversary. For the third and final album in this collection, Chronology Volume 3, the current LRB lineup has rerecorded ten of […]