Tag: The Grascals

MACC 2016 kickoff

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 2016 Musicians Against Childhood Cancer (MACC) festival kicked off on Wednesday, July 19th at the Hoover Y Park in Columbus, OH. Darrel and Phyllis Adkins’ annual event is held in memory of their daughter, Mandy Adkins, who passed away from an inoperable brain tumor […]


I Know Better video from The Grascals

| June 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mountain Home Music has released an in-studio music video from The Grascals, showing the band recording the first single from their current album, and then there’s this. For my money, perhaps the hottest new song in bluegrass so far this year is this one, I Know Better, written […]


More from Gettysburg 2016

| May 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Here’s another gallery of Frank Baker’s photographs from last weekend’s cool and rainy Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival.


More from RenoFest 2016

| April 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Here are some images from last week’s RenoFest 2016 in Hartsville, SC, courtesy of Mike Lane with Bluegrassphotos.com.


Friday at Palatka 2016

| February 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Every bluegrass festival has its surprises, and Friday at Palatka was no exception. The day started with an open stage. Two youngsters went out and played several tunes on guitar and mandolin – and very well. The boys are 11 year old Aaron Koch and his […]


And Then There’s This… The Grascals

| January 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

It’s always interesting to see what will happen when new members enter a longstanding band that has previously had a relatively static lineup. Will they pick someone who sounds and plays just like the former member? Will they go in an entirely new direction? Or […]


Video tease from The Grascals

| November 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mountain Home Music has released a sneak peak video for their upcoming album for The Grascals, And Then There’s This, and their new singer/guitarist, John Bryan. If you’ve caught them live this summer, you already recognize Bryan as an outstanding bluegrass singer – one of […]


New Grascals album due in January

| November 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Grascals have announced a January 8 release for And Then There’s This, their next new album from Mountain Home Music. This highly-anticipated project will be their first since the addition of John Bryan on guitar and vocals earlier this year. He came aboard after […]


Photos from Bloomin’ Bluegrass 2015

| October 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Thanks to Bob Compere for this batch of photos from last weekend’s Bloomin’ Bluegrass Festival & Chili Cookoff in Farmer’s Branch, TX, just north of Dallas.


Friday at Nothin’ Fancy 2015

| September 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Friday at the Nothin’ Fancy Festival was ushered in with the traditional mountain music sounds of the Bluegrass Mountaineers from Akron, Ohio. Volume Five is rapidly becoming a favorite on the festival circuit. They provide an excellent combination of traditional bluegrass and classic country music. […]