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  • Harold Goad passes

    Harold Goad, long time member of The Village Singers, died on January 14 in Texas. He was 78 years of age, and passed away at home surrounded by family after a battle with cancer. Born in Cascade, MO, Harold started playing music as a young boy. He moved to Germany with the

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  • Smoky Mountain Strong video from Brad Hudson

    Pinecastle Records has released a new music video from Brad Hudson for one of the songs from his current release, Next New Heartbreak. It's a poignant song about the wildfires that rushed through Sevier County in Tennessee just after Thanksgiving 2016, which killed more than a dozen people and left at

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  • Justin Harrison to Nu-Blu

    Nu-Blu has announced Justin Harrison as the newest member of the group. He will play mandolin and fiddle. Justin is a graduate of the Kentucky Center for Traditional Music at Morehead State University in Kentucky, but is a North Carolinian like Nu-Blu's founders, Daniel and Carolyn Routh. Before coming to the

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  • Registration open for Mid-Atlantic Bluegrass Band Competition

    Registration is now open to enter your group in the Mid-Atlantic Bluegrass Band Competition, held during the DC Bluegrass Festival on March 10. The fee is only $50 to enter, and the winning band will receive an $800 prize, plus two free rooms for that night. All members in the competing

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  • Wednesday photos from Yee Haw 2018

    Wednesday at the Yee Haw Music Fest is potluck/open mic day. Eating and picking are bluegrassers main hobbies, and eat and pick we did! The potluck was excellent as always. Radio personality Greg Bird entertained during the meal. Greg also organized and MC’d the open mic. The open mic lasted well

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  • Eli Funkelby from Nick Chandler & Delivered

    Poor Mountain Records has released a debut single from, Groceries, Gas, and Used Cars, their upcoming project for Nick Chandler and Delivered. Known up to this point primarily as a bluegrass Gospel artist, this will be Nick's first secular release, and he's kicking it off with this reworking of Gene Watson's Eli Funkelby.

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    Kim Robins has announced an addition to her touring band, 40 Years Late. Kyle Estep has joined the group on guitar, taking the spot previously occupied...

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  • 2018 SPBGMA Midwest Award Winners

    The winners of the 2018 Midwest Bluegrass Music Awards from the Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass of America were announced this past weekend at...

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