Tag: The Snyder Family Band

Wherever I Wander – Snyder Family Band

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
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How often do we discover bright young talent in family bands? The dynamic seems to entice and encourage the growth of budding pickers, who often develop rapidly in this supportive environment. It seems we never lack for examples, and here’s another. The Snyder Family has […]

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Wherever I Wander from the Snyders in March

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
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The Snyder Family Band have signed with Mountain Home Music, and will be releasing their first album with the label on March 17. This extremely talented trio features the precocious musicianship of Samantha and Zeb Snyder, with their father Bud on bass. Samantha plays fiddle like […]

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The Snyders sign with Mountain Home

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
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The Snyder Family from Lexington, NC has signed with Mountain Home Music, a division of Crossroads Entertainment. They are in the Crossroads studio now working with producer Tim Surrett of Balsam Range on a new album expected in 2015. The band centers around the talented teen […]

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Bluegrass siblings at HoustonFest

| May 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Jordan Laney wrote earlier this week about the youth focus of last weekend’s HoustonFest in Galax, VA. Here is some video proof of why it’s important to support and nourish young grassers. This video shows 3 sets of teen bluegrass siblings plying their trade. Jimmy […]

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Building Bridges – The Snyder Family

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Over the past several months, we’ve written several times about the Generation Bluegrass films, which feature a number of young, up-and-coming bluegrass musicians, including several family bands which have seen their music reach a wider audience since the premiere of the first film. One of […]

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New Primitive – Adam Steffey

| July 10, 2013 | 2 Comments
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Not many people can claim to be multi-IBMA award winners; even fewer have nine Mandolin Player of the Year trophies sitting at home. Adam Steffey, currently of the Boxcars and formerly of Alison Krauss and Union Station, as well as several other top bluegrass groups, […]

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Generation Bluegrass 2: The Grass Roots Up

| June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Last year we dedicated a good many pixels to a film project called Generation Bluegrass. It was the brainchild of Corey Smith, an 18 year old filmmaker and bluegrass guitarist. His idea was to highlight some of the stellar young musicians about to break out […]

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Houstonfest 2013 photos

| May 10, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Houstonfest is a small but growing festival now in its third year, dedicated to the memory and example of banjo prodigy Houston Caldwell, who died in a motorcycle accident at the age of 18. Caldwell dedicated his life to song and service, and that’s what […]

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Blue Ridge Artist Agency

| May 6, 2013 | 1 Comment
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Michael Davis, founder of successful Southern Gospel artist representatives, The Dominion Agency, has launched a bluegrass division. Blue Ridge Artist Agency will be based within Dominion’s Waynesville, NC offices, with a number of bluegrass acts on board. Davis and his team of affiliates will be working […]

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New Snyder Family album on the way

| March 24, 2013 | 0 Comments
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North Carolina’s mega-talented Snyder Family has released this brief video announcing the Spring release of their fourth album, Building Bridges. Those who have watched Samantha and Zeb Snyder since they were quite young will get a kick out of seeing these studio clips of them […]

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