Tag: Roland White

Pickin’ Party on Music City Roots tonight

| December 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Nashville’s Music City Roots is given over tonight to a 70th birthday celebration and pickin’ party for John McEuen. It appears to be a big time planned to help celebrate the banjo picker and multi-instrumentalist who has spent 50 years of his life as a […]

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Command performance for Lance LeRoy

| September 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
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Some of the top performers in bluegrass music got together this past weekend to offer a very special concert for Lance LeRoy. It was held at the home of his son, Lanny, in Mt. Juliet, TN where Lance and his wife, Myrtle, now live. Now […]

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Bluegrass Roundup – world’s first online bluegrass festival

| February 13, 2015 | 0 Comments
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What would you be willing to pay for 9 straight nights of live bluegrass, cybercast right into your home? Well it doesn’t much matter, as the folks at Concert Window who have scheduled Bluegrass Roundup, their first ever multi-day bluegrass festival online, will be offering most of […]

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BBU Heritage Award winners announced

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
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The Boston Bluegrass Union has announced the 2015 recipients of their BBU Heritage Awards. These awards are presented annually to honor artists and others who have made substantial contributions to bluegrass music in New England and beyond. For 2015, the winners are Berklee College of Music in […]

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Jesse McReynolds 85th Birthday Roast

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
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To celebrate Jesse McReynolds’ 85th birthday earlier this month, family, friends and neighbors of the bluegrass mandolin legend got together at Jesse’s home outside of Nashville for a birthday tribute in the form of a celebrity roast. Popular radio host Harv Mason served as the roastmaster, with stories […]

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Thursday at ROMP 2014

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here’s an early look-in at ROMP 2014, held in Owensboro, KY near the International Bluegrass Music Museum.   We’ll have more images from ROMP over the course of the weekend.

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On This Day #30 – Country Gazette Live

| May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
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On This Day …. On May 27 1985, a re-united version of Country Gazette was filmed live in Kyoto, Japan, recording a show for a commercial video (MAPS Video-004). The Country Gazette Reunion Band was Alan Munde (banjo), Roland White (guitar and mandolin), Byron Berline […]

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Southern Flavor from Becky Buller

| May 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Dark Shadow Recordings has released a second single from Becky Buller’s upcoming album, ‘Tween Earth And Sky. This one is a special tribute to Bill Monroe and his Blue Grass Boys. Serious Monroe fans know Southern Flavor as the title track of an album released in […]

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For The Record: Becky Buller #9

| April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Once again, Stephen Mougin at Dark Shadow Recording has prevailed on one of his artists to retail tninthheir recording experience for us in blog form. This time, it’s Becky Buller who is working on her first solo project with the label. Here is the eighth installment of […]

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Lester Flatt to be celebrated at MerleFest

| April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The 100th anniversary of Lester Flatt’s birthdate is on June 19 this year and many residents of his home town, Sparta, Tennessee, will be celebrating the life of the first generation bluegrass legend.  Among the events planned is the collaborative effort by Roland White and […]

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