Tag: NewTown

Saturday at SOIMF 2015

| November 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Saturday at SOIMF – to regulars, and the Southern Ohio Indoor Music Festival to everyone else – kicked off with a breakfast for the members of the Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers Fan Club. Kenny Smith, Buddy Robertson, and Michael Stockman conducted a guitar […]


Yet more photos from Gettysburg, May 2015

| May 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Here’s another gallery of Frank Baker’s images from the May 2015 Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival.


Changes in NewTown for 2015

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

NewTown will have a new look the next time you catch them on stage. The Kentucky-based band, and Mountain Home recording artists fronted by Jr. Williams and Kati Penn-Williams, has a couple of changes to announce. They had been working with fill-in bass players for […]


NewTown signs with Moonstruck Management

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Moonstruck Management has announced that the bluegrass band, NewTown, is the latest to sign with their agency. Though the group has been together for several years, they made a big leap in 2013 with the release of Time Machine, their first album with Pisgah Ridge […]


Talking Newtown with Kati and Jr.

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month we caught up with Jr. Williams and Kati Penn Williams of NewTown to talk about their current album, Time Machine, their new baby, and being an official showcase artist during World of Bluegrass.  


Lonesome River Band CD release show

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fans of the Lonesome River Band were in for a treat(-ish) last night (Wednesday, October 1), when the LRB guys chose to premiere their new album from Mountain Home Music Company, Turn on a Dime, as part of the Bluegrass Ramble at IBMA World of […]


Tuesday photos at IBMA 2014

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bill Warren just dropped off this batch of photos from Tuesday evening’s activities in Raleigh during World of Bluegrass 2014.  


Tony Mowell to NewTown

| April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

NewTown has announced Tony Mowell as their new bass player, just in time for the start of their 2014 touring season. With a strong new record, Time Machine, and a good bit of momentum from last year, the band has every reason to expect big things […]


Final day at the 2014 Roscoe Canady fest

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The final day of the 2014 Roscoe Canady Memorial Festival provided more fine entertainment. The show kicked off with a Florida band, Swinging Bridge. They were followed by Travers Chandler and Avery County. Newtown debuted their newest member – 8 week old Jessi Williams. Blue […]


Friday at the Roscoe Canady fest

| March 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Friday started out with a fishing tournament in the campground pond. One fisherman caught two bass and a catfish. Our emcee this weekend is Jo Odom. The music started in the afternoon with the Palmetto Ramblers from Florida. They were followed by the Hard Road […]