Tag: Steve Gulley

Dave Adkins & Republik Steele – Big Debut for a Big Voice

| March 4, 2013 | 2 Comments
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Last winter, at the Herschel Sizemore tribute show in Roanoke, I was hanging out backstage, where some of the biggest names in bluegrass were getting ready to perform. Things were just getting started and a band I’d never heard of was on stage. There was […]

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January Mountain Tour 2013

| February 19, 2013 | 2 Comments
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Last month, Dale Ann Bradley and Steve Gulley spent two weeks in Europe, from January 22 through February 4. Billed as the January Mountain tour, they started out in Slovakia, where they hooked up with their band for the duration: Richard Cifersky on banjo, Michal […]

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God Didn’t Choose Sides

| February 12, 2013 | 2 Comments
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Music about the Civil War is a staple of bluegrass and folk music. There are some memorable songs and terrific collections that recall the pain and anguish of brother fighting brother. But I’m pretty sure there’s never been anything like God Didn’t Choose Sides, the […]

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God Didn’t Choose Sides has second Lincoln tie-in

| February 5, 2013 | 0 Comments
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To celebrate the launch of God Didn’t Choose Sides Vol. 1: Civil War True Stories About Real People the Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) and the Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum (ALLM) will welcome some of the nation’s top bluegrass artists for a special benefit music […]

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Dave Adkins at SPBGMA

| February 3, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Things were hopping in the lobby of the Sheraton Music City Hotel in Nashville last night here at SPBGMA. We caught Dave Adkins & Republik Steele in a lobby alcove performing their current single, The Way I Roll.  

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God Didn’t Choose Sides

| January 15, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Rural Rhythm is preparing a new all-star project for a February 12 release. God Didn’t Choose Sides offers 13 tracks, each a new composition dealing with stories and characters from the US Civil War, picked and sung by a who’s who of contemporary bluegrass artists. The fascination […]

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Christmas the Mountain Way

| December 24, 2012 | 0 Comments
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For most bluegrass musicians, summer is festival season. However, a number of today’s top artists took a short break from touring this past June to get in the holiday spirit. For Steve Gulley, Dale Ann Bradley, Mike Scott, and the rest of the artists featured […]

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Joy To The World from Audie Blaylock

| December 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
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Here’s another bit of Christmas cheer from Rural Rhythm’s Christmas The Mountain Way, their new holiday-themed CD/DVD package. It features live performances from a bevy of top bluegrass pickers and singers, recorded in Kentucky earlier this year. Rural Rhythm has allowed us to share this […]

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New single from Kelley Nelson

| December 11, 2012 | 0 Comments
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Virginia songwriter Kelley Nelson has released a single ahead of her upcoming album, In The Waiting. The song is The Son is Always With Me in the Mine, written by Sandy Shortridge. Steve Gulley produced the all-Gospel project, which was recorded at his studio, The Curve. Assisting were Tim […]

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Christmas The Mountain Way video

| November 27, 2012 | 1 Comment
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The turkey’s been downed and some of us are already pulling out and putting up Christmas decorations. It must be time for some bluegrass Christmas music! The good folks at Rural Rhythm have agreed to let us share a number of video clips from their […]

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