Tag: Steve Gulley

Honorary Doctorate for Steve Gulley

| September 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, TN has announced that they will be awarding an Honorary Doctorate of Music to Steve Gulley at their Fall 2016 Commencement on December 10. This is the same institution that awarded Ralph Stanley his first honorary doctorate in 1976, and […]


Final photos from Gettysburg, August 2016

| August 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

Here is the final gallery of Frank Baker’s photos from the August 2016 Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival. We hope to get some more from him next week at this weekend’s Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival.


Weekend photos from Marshall Bluegrass Festival

| July 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Friday at the Marshall Bluegrass Festival opened with a newly formed band, The Local Mash, created by Tony Zapolnik and his fiancé, Jennifer Strickland. Jennifer is a well-known bassist/singer/songwriter in the bluegrass world. They are joined by Michiganders Danielle Smith and Chad Phelps. Indiana/Michigan band […]


Croweology coming May 31

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rickey Wasson became synonymous with the sound of J.D. Crowe & The New South during the band’s final years. Singing lead and playing guitar, Rickey’s rich, soulful baritone covered all the hits Crowe had recorded with legends like Tony Rice, Keith Whitley, or Richard Bennett at […]


Aim High from Steve Gulley & New Pinnacle

| March 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

It’s getting on that time of year again, with the eligibility period for the 2016 IBMA Awards drawing nigh, and the new releases are flying fast and furious. We’ve had several come in so far this week so we’ll try to get to all of […]


Steve Gulley recovering from surgery

| January 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

While much of the eastern United States had another snow day yesterday, Steve Gulley made a trip to a surgery center to have his gall bladder removed. The surgery had been scheduled in advance and went well. He was able to return home yesterday afternoon. The […]


Great news from Steve Gulley

| January 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Steve Gulley has a lot of friends in the bluegrass world. The talented singer, songwriter, bandleader, and recording engineer/producer has had great success in our music from the time he started singing at the Renfro Valley park as a young man in Kentucky, through memorable […]


2015 Bluegrass Radio Airplay Chart

| January 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Here again is our annual recounting of the Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Chart, showing the Top 30 songs played during 2015 based on total spins from bluegrass radio. It’s a great mix of new songs from our music’s top writers, along with a couple of classic covers, […]


Bean Blossom 2015 – Day 6

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Daniel Mullins will be reporting from the 2015 Bean Blossom Festival all week, as Internet service in the campground allows. Check back each day for his reports and photos. The remainder of his reports will be after the fact. The sixth day of the 49th Annual Bill […]


Photos from the debut Rocky Top Bluegrass Festival

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Thanks to Mike Kelly for this batch of photos from the first Rocky Top Bluegrass Festival in the newly-renamed Rocky Top, TN. Mike says the festival went well, though a rough weather forecast kept the audience numbers down on Saturday – though the storms stayed away until […]