Tag: Special Consensus

Special C does Australia

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

We heard last week from Greg Cahill, who shared a few words (and photos) about Special Consensus’ recent trip Down Under. Special C made the first band trip to Australia last week to play the MountainGrass festival in Harriettville (about 4 hrs from Melbourne). Our […]


Special C talks about Country Boy

| March 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Compass Records has created a nice introduction to the upcoming Special Consensus album, Country Boy: A Bluegrass Tribute to John Denver, due later this month. It’s a video shot in their Nashville studio that mixes music performance clips with band interviews about the record, and getting […]


Take Me Home Country Roads, new WV state song

| March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

A resolution to make John Denver’s Take Me Home Country Roads an official state song comes before the West Virginia legislature today. It is already the official song of West Virginia University, and today’s resolution is expected to pass. To celebrate, Compass Records and Special […]


Special Consensus tribute to John Denver

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Compass Records announced earlier today that the next album from Special Consensus would be a star-studded tribute to popular 1970s singer/songwriter John Denver. Country Boy: A Bluegrass Tribute to John Denver will feature  the current Speial C, along with guest appearances from Dale Ann Bradley, Jason Carter, Mike […]


More from 2013 Grey Fox

| July 24, 2013 | 1 Comment

In addition to Tara Linhardt crawling the campgrounds at Grey Fox last weekend, David Moultrup was capturing more of the scene from the stage. Here is his report and a gallery of fine photos. Grey Fox 2013 showed again why it is one of the crown […]


The kids take over at Grey Fox 2013

| July 23, 2013 | 2 Comments

So Sunday at Grey Fox is a day when, for many, the festival is gradually winding down, but for many of the kids and families, it is the day they have been waiting for all weekend, and for some probably all year. There is an […]


And the rains they fell at Red, White & Bluegrass 2013

| July 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bill Warren sent these photos from yesterday’s stage show at Red, White & Bluegrass. You can see how it poured during Larry Cordle’s set, but Bill says he carried on without missing a beat – and came out to the tent to shake and howdy […]


Dan Eubanks to Special C

| June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Special Consensus has announced a new member: Dan Eubanks has joined the band playing bass. Greg Cahill, Special C’s founder, banjo player and fearless leader shared a few words about their latest hire. “Dan Eubanks is a great musician and a mighty nice person. He […]


Silver Dollar City adds Bluegrass Cruises

| May 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Silver Dollar City’s Bluegrass & BBQ festival has added a new wrinkle for 2013. The annual mega-fest which runs continuously from May 9-27 in Branson, MO, will feature bluegrass lake cruises on their paddlewheel showboat, Branson Belle, May 24-26. Monroe Crossing will perform May 24, Larry […]


Great Northern Indoor Bluegrass Music Festival

| March 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

This past weekend Terry and Jan Lease hosted the 19th edition of the Great Northern Indoor Bluegrass Music Festival. Friday brought Newtown, Larry Sparks, Special C, Kody Norris, and a relatively new band from Minnesota, Copper Creek. Saturday featured Donna Ulisse, The Boxcars, Little Roy Lewis […]