Tag: The Grascals

Nighthawk – Danny Roberts

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you’re expecting to hear a carbon copy of a Grascals record when you listen to the latest solo effort from the group’s mandolin man, Danny Roberts, you may be disappointed. However, if impressive instrumentation, a great variety of sounds, and clear, solid mandolin playing […]


Rudy Fest 2014 photos

| July 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here’s another batch of images sent by Bill Warren from Rudy Fest 2014.


Iowa Music Hall of Fame

| June 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bluegrass on the Court House Square in Indianola, Iowa is a long-running Tuesday evening event where folks in Warren County can listen to music free of charge during the summer months. Before this year’s series ends, they will host their 194th concert, mostly featuring regional bluegrass acts. But […]


Dream Big – Darrell Webb

| June 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

If you get a good look at Darrell Webb, he doesn’t appear to be old enough to have spent 20 years working professionally in bluegrass. In fact, he won’t turn 40 until later this month, and got his start touring with Lonesome River Band back in […]


MACC Announces Their 15th Anniversary Lineup

| May 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Musicians Against Childhood Cancer (MACC) festival has been one of the brightest spots in the bluegrass music world over the past few years. All of the proceeds from this great festival benefit St Jude’s Children Research Hospital. Darrell and Phyllis Adkins have been some […]


Photos from Gettysburg – Spring 2014

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Here’s a first gallery of photos from Frank Baker, taken during last weekend’s wet-n-wild Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival. Look for additional photos over the next few days.  


Nighthawk from Danny Roberts

| April 21, 2014 | 2 Comments

Danny Roberts, The Grascals’ mando man, has a new CD set for a May release on Mountain Home Music. Nighthawk highlights Danny’s creative side with ten new tunes for mandolin, and his extra talented family, wife Andrea and daughter Jaelee. Both are fine vocalists, with Andrea […]


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 […]