Tag: Rhonda Vincent

Notes from Gettysburg – May, 2015

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

I make no bones about it. Gettysburg is my favorite festival. I look forward to the twice a year trips there, in May and August, even though I’m rarely able to swing more than a day or two because of the pesky day job. This […]


Thursday at Palatka 2015

| February 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

It was a sunny, bright, and chilly day to open 11th Palatka Bluegrass Festival on February 19th at the Rodeheaver Boys Ranch in Palatka, Florida. The bands played to a big and enthusiastic crowd. Alan Sibley and the Magnolia Ramblers opened the show with rock […]


Rhonda and the Hag – meant to be

| February 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

This bluegrass story of coincidence and kismet comes from the Queen of Bluegrass herself, Rhonda Vincent, about how she came to finally meet one of her idols, the great Merle Haggard. On Tuesday, January 27, 2015, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage performed two sold out […]


The Two Faces of Nina Grey – Nancy B. Brewer

| January 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nancy B. Brewer is a writer who specializes in historical and Christian fiction, with a special focus on books for young adult readers. She is also a lifelong fan of bluegrass music who has found a unique way to include the music she loves with […]


Jeckyll Island 2015

| January 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 39th edition of the Jekyll Island, Georgia Bluegrass Festival was opened by The Clinton Gregory Bluegrass Band, a Georgia group. The James King Band was next up, with Don Rigsby filling in on mandolin The Spinney Brothers from Nova Scotia brought their brother harmonies to the […]


2014 Bluegrass Radio Airplay Chart

| January 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Once again, we have compiled all of our Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Charts to create a chart for the past year. It’s great to see new artists, established headliners, and rising stars all represented Here’s our 2014 list, showing the ranking based on total spins […]


Johnny Vincent remembered 

| October 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Johnny Lee Vincent was born into the musical Vincent family on October 18, 1940, at Button Ridge, Missouri, the fourth and youngest child of Bill and Erma Vincent. As a young boy, he loved to play baseball and other outdoor activities such as hunting, shooting, […]


Johnny Vincent passes

| October 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Johnny Vincent, a life-long bluegrass performer, and father of Darin and Rhonda Vincent, died this morning after a long illness. He was the banjo player for the Vincent family’s bluegrass band, The Sally Mountain Show, when Rhonda and Darin were young. He also appeared as […]


More from Delaware Valley ’14

| September 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here’s another batch of fine photos Frank Baker took at the 2014 Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival.


Bluegrass and Chili Festival 2014

| September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 […]