Tag: Steve Gulley

Healed coming soon from Locust Ridge

| July 9, 2013 | 1 Comment
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July 30 has been announced as the release date for Healed from Locust Ridge on Rural Rhythm Christian. The members of this East Tennessee quartet are three brothers, Russell, Josh, and Larry Allen, along with close family friend Andy Blalock. These four young musicians take […]

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Second Time Around – Jason Davis

| July 3, 2013 | 1 Comment
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If you’ve caught a Junior Sisk show this past few years, or heard his last two records, you know what a blistering banjo picker he has in Jason Davis. This month, at the age of 23, Davis is seeing his second solo project released on Mountain […]

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Dale Ann Bradley in Flat Rock

| May 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Bill Warren sent along this gallery of images from a Dale Ann Bradley concert he attended last month in Flat Rock, Michigan.  

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Steve Gulley and Dale Ann Bradley on George Jones

| April 29, 2013 | 1 Comment
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Continuing on a theme from the past few days, two more prominent bluegrass singers share their thoughts on the impact that George Jones has had on their bluegrass sound. Steve Gulley got his start singing at the Renfro Valley Entertainment Center, before coming to prominence […]

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Bootleg John from Jason Davis

| April 3, 2013 | 1 Comment
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Junior Sisk’s crackerjack banjo picker, Jason Davis, is back with his second solo project at the ripe old age of 25. Like his 2008 effort, Steppin’ Out, he has enlisted an array of young hotshots like himself, together with a number of bluegrass veterans, to […]

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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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