Tag: Russell Moore

Jerry Cole to IIIrd Tyme Out

| September 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Russell Moore has announced that he has officially hired Jerry Cole as bassist with IIIrd Tyme Out. Jerry has been touring with the band for several months now since the group’s previous bass player, Blake Johnson, has been on medical leave suffering with serious kidney problems. Initially, it […]


IIIrd Tyme Out in Bristol

| September 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

This review of IIIrd Tyme Out’s CD release concert is a contribution from Jessica Boggs. When Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out walked on to the stage in the Birthplace of Country Music Museum’s Performance Theater in Bristol, Virginia, last Friday night, the crowd was […]


It’s About Tyme – Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out

| September 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Is there such a thing as a perfect bluegrass album? I guess that all depends on where you stand on the eternal “what is bluegrass, anyway” debate, and which vocal or instrumental styles are appropriate, and all that nonsense. But I still hold that my own […]


GoFundMe campaign for Blake Johnson

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Blake Johnson, the talented bass player and vocalist for Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out, has been having a rough time of late. Health challenges are always disruptive and unpleasant, but we don’t often expect to see them visited on healthy young people. We have written […]


Brown County Red video from IIIrd Tyme Out

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

When Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out taped a show for Bluegrass Underground earlier this year, a couple of audience videos popped up, including this clip of Brown County Red, a radio single that just debuted at #1 on our Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Chart. It’s an […]


Brown County Red from IIIrd Tyme Out

| March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

IIIrd Tyme Out has released a debut single from their upcoming 2015 album, their first of new songs since 2011. We had a nice chat with lead singer and guitarist Russell Moore last week, and he shared his thoughts about the song, and recording with his […]


Having A Coffee with……. Russell Moore

| December 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Having A Coffee With… is a fun series in which we ask bluegrass music personalities, some famous, some not so well known, about some of their interests, as well as about the music that they love.  Born on December 21, 1963, Russell Moore began playing music […]


Russell Moore talks IIIrd Tyme Out

| October 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

During last week’s World of Bluegrass convention and Wide Open Bluegrass festival, we had the chance to speak with several dozen top artists and songwriters about their careers and recent projects. One of those was Russell Moore, who talked about recent changes with his band, […]


IIIrd Tyme Out on Best of Bluegrass

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

On August 30, 2014, Russell Moore and IIIrd Tyme Out stopped in Bob Mitchell’s studio. Russell and the band provided a dynamite 30 minute performance that you can hear on-line. Later in the day, they were the closing act for the Bourbon and Bluegrass festival […]


10th annual Bloomin’ BBQ & Bluegrass Festival

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s hard to beat the combination of banjos and barbeque, even when the temperatures dip into the 40s and the sky gets cloudy. That’s why this past Friday and Saturday (May 16-17) found both Bluegrass Today editor John Lawless and me in Sevierville, TN for […]