Tag: The Carter Brothers

Congratulations Tim and Cindy Carter

| May 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tim Carter, the banjo playing half of The Carter Brothers was married over the weekend to Cindy Hiatt. The couple took their vows at The Apple Barn in Valle Crucis, NC, and are on their way to St. John’s for a week. Tim tells us that […]


Barney McKenna passes

| April 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Tim Carter, who posted his thoughts on losing Earl Scruggs yesterday to our Remembering Earl Scruggs page (for reader tributes), shared some sad news about the passing of another legendary banjo player, this time of the four stringed variety. “We’ve lost yet another banjo legend […]


The Road to Roosky from The Carter Brothers

| March 6, 2012 | 1 Comment
The Road To Roosky - The Carter Brothers

Many bluegrass, old time, and country music fans, and surely readers of Bluegrass Today, are likely familiar with the Carter Family of Southwest Virginia. They were a major part of the seminal 1927 Bristol Sessions, which laid down the pathway for modern country music to […]


Road To Roosky videos

| February 13, 2012 | 0 Comments
The Road To Roosky - The Carter Brothers

The Carter Brothers have released a pair of impromptu videos featuring material found on their new Compass CD, The Road To Roosky. Tim, the banjo playing brother, tells us what to expect right up front on this roots-oriented look at where bluegrass meets the blues. […]


Where the Greengrass meets the Bluegrass

| February 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Carter Brothers never rest… or so it would seem. Fresh off the release of their The Road To Roosky album on Compass, the boys have already tracked another project, again with an Irish/American vibe. Tim Carter, the banjo-playing half of the team tells us about […]


Carter Brothers and Compass ink a deal

| October 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

October 25 has been set as the street date for The Road To Roosky, the first Carter Brothers album since having recently signed with Compass Records. Tim, the banjo picking Carter brother, tells us that the record showcases the many influences he and brother Danny have […]


Carter Brothers to sign with Compass

| July 23, 2011 | 1 Comment

Tim and Danny Carter (The Carter Brothers), have come to an agreement with Compass Records, and will release their upcoming album on the Compass label. Tim shared a few details with us about this new project earlier this year. They had been thinking of calling […]


Carter Brothers – Road To Roosky

| May 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

I spoke last week with Tim Carter, who filled me in on a new project he recently completed with his brother Danny as The Carter Brothers. You might think of Tim and Danny as the black sheep cousins of The Carter Family, to whom they […]


Carter Brothers on Blue Plate Special

| June 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

Tim and Danny Carter, The Carter Brothers, are heading to Knoxville for a live appearance at noon today on Blue Plate Special, which airs daily during the week on WDVX. Though the brothers are sometimes known for mixing acoustic and electric music, this will be […]


Carter Brothers head for the Emerald Isle

| June 16, 2009 | 0 Comments

The Carter Brothers (Danny and Tim) are packing their grip for a long, long trip – across the ocean to Ireland. They have two weeks worth of shows running from June 18 through July 1. Tim will be on banjo, mandolin and guitar, with Danny […]