Tag: The Grascals

Ashes of Love raises $4k for Steve Thomas

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last night’s Ashes Of Love benefit concert in Nashville raised roughly $4,000 for Steve Thomas. His home was destroyed by fire on New Year’s Eve, and most of his and his wife Janet’s personal items were lost. As always, the bluegrass folks rallied round, and […]


Benefit show scheduled for Steve and Janet Thomas

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

It was New Year’s Eve that Nashville grasser Steve Thomas and his wife, Janet, were enjoying a quiet night at home, until they saw smoke filling the room. Two hours later they stood outside watching the home they had rented in Gallatin this past three […]


Grascals in the studio: Road To Milan

| December 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Grascals have released a video for Road To Milan, the lone instrumental on their new Mountain Home album, When I Get My Pay. It’s a different sort of music video, following the band in the studio as they rehearse and prepare to record the […]


The Grascals – When I Get My Pay

| November 21, 2013 | 1 Comment

Fast approaching their tenth year as a successful bluegrass band, The Grascals have just released their second album on the Mountain Home Music label, When I Get My Pay (MH 1485-2). The CD features 13 songs and sees Kristin Scott Benson making her vocal debut […]


American Pickers video from The Grascals

| October 30, 2013 | 1 Comment

Mountain Home has released a debut music video for their upcoming album for The Grascals, When I Get My Pay. The song featured here is a tribute written for one of Grascal Jamie Johnson’s favorite television programs, American Pickers, for which the song is titled. […]


Adam Haynes to The Grascals

| October 25, 2013 | 12 Comments

Just two days after The Grascals announced that they would take the next several months to find an appropriate replacement for long-time fiddler Jeremy Abshire, they announced this afternoon that Adam Haynes would be stepping in to the gig. Adam has been working with Grasstowne […]


Jeremy Abshire exits The Grascals

| October 23, 2013 | 3 Comments

We heard this afternoon from Jeremy Abshire, now former fiddler with The Grascals, announcing his departure from the group. “Friends, as some of you may or may not know, after six years with The Grascals, a handful of recordings together, and a lifetime of memories, […]


PreddyFest 2013

| August 7, 2013 | 1 Comment

This recap and photos from Preddyfest 2013 comes from Laura Tate Ridge, of Laura Tate Photography and Deep River Management. Among the sweltering heat present on Friday at Preddyfest in Franklinton, NC there was also an energy unmatched from fellow Bluegrassians. I was happily greeted by […]


First photos from Red, White & Bluegrass 2013

| July 2, 2013 | 1 Comment

Here’s a look at the first two days of Red, White & Bluegrass from Bill Warren. More to come as the festival continues through this week.  


WSM live compilation includes McCoury, Grascals cuts

| May 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The legendary WSM AM 650 in Nashville, home of the Grand Ole Opry since 1925, has assembled a compilation album of live performances broadcast on the station over the last few years. Live From The Archives, Vol. 1 is set for a June 25 release. […]