Tag: The Steeldrivers

Bloomin’ BBQ & Bluegrass 2014

| May 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Sevier County is a unique spot in East Tennessee. The cities of Sevierville, Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg – each well under 10,000 in population – exist almost solely as tourist destinations. Think of a beach town without the beach – with the Smoky Mountains in […]


Steeldrivers song hits American Idol

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s not often that we find bluegrass content on Fox’s American Idol program. But last night’s (3/26) episode found contestant C.J. Harris singing an understated, acoustic version of If It Hadn’t Been Love, written by Chris Stapleton and Mike Henderson of The Steeldrivers, who had originally […]


A Baker’s Dozen for 2013

| December 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

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 […]


Wearin’ A Hole video from The Steeldrivers

| October 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Another new music video from Rounder finds The Steeldrivers a drinkin’ and a dancin’ at Nashville’s Station Inn. The video is for Wearin’ A Hole from their current Hammer Down CD. Steeldrivers bassist Mike Henderson wrote the song, and if you watch closely, you may […]


Final August 2013 Gettysburg photos

| September 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here is the final gallery of Frank Baker’s images from the August 2013 Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival. Just in time, as Frank is now sending in his photos from the Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival.  


ROMP 2013 in photos

| June 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Terry Herd was on hand for ROMP 2013 in Owensboro this weekend, and shared this gallery of images.  


On the ground RudyFest 2013

| June 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bill Warren is at RudyFest this weekend in Grayson, KY, and sent along a few photos from the first two days’ stage shows.  


Song of the Mountain season 8 announced

| May 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

24 new episodes were announced today for the 8th season of the live bluegrass and acoustic music program, Song Of The Mountains, debuting June 15 on almost 200 public television affiliates across the US. The show works in collaboration with UNC-TV in Research Triangle City in North […]


Compass releases quartet of MCR compliations

| April 26, 2013 | 2 Comments

Compass Records has just released four digital albums of music recorded during the 2012 season of Music City Roots, a Nashville-based radio and television program airing each Wednesday evening from The Loveless Barn. Each of the four is titled based on loose stylistic groupings of the music […]


Steeldrivers video for I’ll Be There

| February 8, 2013 | 1 Comment

Rounder has released a debut music video from this week’s new album from The Steeldrivers, Hammer Down. The song is I’ll Be There, written by featured vocalist Gary Nichols, along with John Paul White. Befitting the tone and lyrics of the song, the video has […]