Tag: Mumford & Sons

Gentlemen of the Road Stopover – Troy, OH

| October 30, 2013 | 2 Comments

At the end of the summer, Troy, OH welcomed one of Mumford & Sons’ Gentlemen of the Road Stopover Sessions. For two memorable days, the Gentlemen of the Road took over the city of Troy and filled it with a myriad of roots music. In […]


Marcus Mumford with the McCourys

| September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bluegrass fans were able to experience some of the best traditional and not-so-traditional music September 6th & 7th as Mumford and Sons’ Gentlemen of the Road tour stopped in Guthrie, OK. While most casual music fans were excited to see Mumford as well as Alabama […]


Our Lady of the Tall Trees – Cahalen Morrison and Eli West

| June 28, 2013 | 1 Comment

It seems like there’s quite a bit of old-time, folk, and bluegrass music coming from the western United States lately, much of it with a heavy emphasis on peaceful sounds and gentle melodies. With their new release, Our Lady of the Tall Trees, duo Cahalen […]


Mumford & Sons cancel Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Bonnaroo shows

| June 15, 2013 | 1 Comment

Folk/bluegrass rockers Mumford & Sons have been forced to cancel their performance at Telluride Bluegrass Festival on June 20 while bass player Ted Dwane recovers from brain surgery. They had already cancelled their show appearance at Bonnaroo after the 28-year-old was hospitalized after “feeling unwell for a few […]


National Record Store Day coming up on April 20th

| April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

I walked into the store, and even though I was the only one in there, I saw a thousand faces staring back at me. The glare of the cellophane made it hard to see, but I liked it. By not having Blu-ray players and plasma […]


Mumford And Sons in February Acoustic Guitar

| January 15, 2013 | 1 Comment

The February edition of Acoustic Guitar magazine is now available from news stores. The main attraction is the cover story of much-vaunted Mumford And Sons, described by the magazine as Chart-Topping Folk-Rockers, but embraced as well by bluegrass fans who inhabit the big tent. The […]


Bristol welcomes Mumford & Sons

| November 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Virginia Tourism Corporation recently created a video on the impact of having Mumford & Sons’ 2012 Gentlemen of the Road tour stop in Bristol on August 11. Mumford & Sons is one of those acts that give many folks in the bluegrass community heartburn. […]


I Will Wait video from Mumford & Sons

| August 8, 2012 | 1 Comment

Mumford & Sons have released a new music video in advance of their upcoming CD release. This British quartet present something of a dilemma for many bluegrass fans. Rootsy to the core, their sound draws on elements of bluegrass and folk, but presented with a […]


Traveler – Jerry Douglas

| June 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Bluegrass musicians often stretch the boundaries of the genre, using their chosen instruments to mix their traditional backgrounds with new and different styles of music. Sometimes this results in an interesting concert, a unique collaboration, or simply some fun jams. Other times, it produces an […]


C-Sky to tour with Mumfords

| August 13, 2010 | 0 Comments

Cadillac Sky is set to tour this fall as the opening act for Brit folk rockers Mumford and Sons when they come across to perform in the US and Canada. Their musical styles seem like a great mix, and the C-Sky boys are excited for […]