Tag: Mountain Heart

Mountain Heart does Steely Dan

| April 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
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If we told you that a bluegrass-related group had recorded a cover of a Steely Dan song, and gave you three guesses who it might have been, not many folks would need all three. Yep, it’s Mountain Heart, who delivered their version of Reelin’ In […]

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Check out Addicted – new single from Mountain Heart

| March 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
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We’ve written a few times recently about the return of Mountain Heart – a reformed and refocused edition of the group, with a new, even-more-aggressive sound, and a youthfulness and energy they hope can win them a spot in the music world where fans of bluegrass, country, and jamgrass music […]

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New Music from Mountain Heart

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
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The newly reformed and reinvigorated Mountain Heart has been in the studio this past few months, putting together their first recorded project from the new lineup. Josh Shilling and Aaron Ramsey remain from the previous active version of the boundary-pushing grassers, as does Seth Taylor who […]

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Still more from Gettysburg 2015

| August 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Here is yet another gallery of Frank Baker’s terrific images from the August Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival. And we’re not done yet!

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Molly Cherryholmes to Mountain Heart

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
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The newly-reformed Mountain Heart has announced a change to their lineup. Founding member Jim VanCleve won’t be participating with the group, who has a new opportunity he is pursuing. Stepping in will be Molly Cherryholmes, the southpaw fiddler from the Cherryholmes family band, who will […]

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Jerry Douglas and Mountain Heart

| June 5, 2015 | 0 Comments
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We got a note this week from Josh Shilling with Mountain Heart, telling about what a blast they had jamming and hanging out with The Earls of Leicester while they were in Utah. Are there two string bands more at the opposite ends of the […]

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Mountain Heart finishing new album

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments
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We caught up yesterday with Josh Shilling, lead singer in the newly-reformed Mountain Heart, and asked him to fill our readers in on the new band structure, the new album they are putting the finishing touches on, and what to expect from this high-energy outfit […]

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Mountain Heart is back for 2015 – and beyond

| November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments
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After dropping into apparent obscurity this year, and announcing the departure of founding member Jim VanCleve and bass player Jason Moore, Mountain Heart has indicated today that they are back with a renewed focus, and a new album in 2015. Van Cleve is returning on fiddle […]

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Bluegrass and Chili Festival 2014

| September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The Bluegrass and Chili Festival in Claremore, OK celebrated it’s 35th anniversary by bringing in some of bluegrass music’s top names and the thousands of fans who attended didn’t pay one cent to attend. The Grascals, Mountain Heart, Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, Rhonda Vincent and the […]

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Jason Moore moves on

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment
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Jason Moore, long time bassist with Mountain Heart, has officially announced his departure from the group to focus his attention on other musical ventures. “Well, I just wanted to go on record to quiet any rumors and let everybody know my intentions. I have left […]

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