Tag: The Gibson Brothers

Bluegrass stars – or fashion plates?

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
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In further evidence that bluegrass is developing more of a cool factor, Belk department store chose Steep Canyon Rangers for a two-page spread in the Raleigh, NC newspaper this past Sunday. The guys were modeling attire from famous designers offered at Belk, and looking quite […]

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Friday at Palatka 2014

| February 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The Stevens Family opened day 2 of the 2014 Palatka Bluegrass Festival. They were followed by the Goldwing Express and the Primitive Quartet. The show rounded out with the Gibson Brothers, the Seldom Scene, and the Dry Branch Fire Squad. Saturday will feature Cody Schuler […]

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Photos from Jekyll Island 2014

| January 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Here is a gallery of photos from the 2014 New Years Bluegrass Festival in Jekyll Island, GA taken by Bill Warren.  

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Bluegrass Today Top 30 for 2013

| December 31, 2013 | 5 Comments
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We’re all seeing year end lists of every sort this week. We have a few of our own. Maybe at the end of 2014 we can publish a Top 10 list of Top 10 lists. Most of these represent the subjective reflections of the various […]

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A Baker’s Dozen for 2013

| December 30, 2013 | 0 Comments
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My mailbox and inbox overflowed with music in 2013, as sure a sign as any that bluegrass is alive and well. There’s good news and bad news about that. The good news is that much of that music was very well done. That’s the bad […]

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Eric Gibson talks songwriting and more

| October 24, 2013 | 1 Comment
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David Morris caught up with Eric Gibson, one half of the Gibson Brothers, as IBMA week in Raleigh was winding down last month. They talked about songwriting and a loose concept for the brothers’ next album. Eric also shared some reflections on reaching such a […]

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Closing Notes from Raleigh

| October 1, 2013 | 3 Comments
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IBMA 2013 will always be remembered as the year Tony Rice spoke. But there were plenty of other noteworthy events that deserve to be featured. Here are some of them: RHONDA’S BACK. After a long hiatus, Rhonda Vincent was back at IBMA this year. The […]

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Gibson Brothers share songwriting tips at Plattsburgh Bluegrass Festival

| September 20, 2013 | 1 Comment
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Between sets on the Plattsburgh Bluegrass Festival’s big stage Saturday, September 14, Eric and Leigh Gibson stepped into a garage-like stall of Building 16 at the Clinton County Fairgrounds to give a songwriting workshop. The Gibsons — both graduates of SUNY Plattsburgh and natives of […]

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More photos from Delaware Valley 2013

| September 16, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Here is another gallery of Frank Baker’s images from the 2013 Delaware Valley Bluegras Festival.  

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Favorite songs and new mandolin players at Grey Fox

| July 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Was it coincidence or fate that brought James King and the Gibson Brothers together July 19 at the Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival, sharing a stage and possibly a recording this coming winter? These back-to-back International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) Emerging Artists of the Year – […]

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