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  • 2021 Hoppin’ John Fiddlers’ Convention results

    The 2021 Hoppin' John Fiddlers' Convention was held over the weekend of September 17-18 in Pittsboro, NC. Proceeds from the annual competitions are donated to the Shakori Hills Community Arts Center, who sponsor and administer the Chatham County chapter of Junior Appalachian Musicians. A total of $3400 was on the line in

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  • Think Again video for Jaelee Roberts

    Mountain Home Music has released a music video for their current single with Jaelee Roberts, Think Again. This song is very much in the style Jaelee has adopted, an acoustic country vibe with bluegrass backing. It's the sound that convinced Sister Sadie to bring her into the group when Dale Ann

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  • Happy Birthday to us! 10 years of Bluegrass Today

    Yesterday, September 23, was the 10th Anniversary of the day we first lit up Bluegrass Today in 2011. We went live just before the IBMA World of Bluegrass convention, which was held in Nashville at that time. Of course we had been working most of that year on building out the

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  • Laura Orshaw to Dark Shadow Recording

    Laura Orshaw with Dark Shadow Recording President Stephen Mougin Dark Shadow Recording in Nashville has announced the signing of bluegrass fiddler and vocalist Laura Orshaw to the label. Laura has been highly visible in recent years, first as fiddler its Alan Bibey & Grasstowne, and now in the same position with The

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  • Ask Sonny Anything… what about metal thumbpicks?

    Bobby, my dear brother and partner of 52 years... I'm so happy for you because I see you are #1 on the Bluegrass Today playlist chart this week. White Line Fever was a good choice. I didn't hardly agree with the musicians they have playing with you…. Not because they're not

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  • Winfield competition winners for 2021

    Paul Sgroi, Jason Shaw, and Holten Doucette - winners at the 2021 National Flat-Picking Championship After being unable to host their 2020 competitions, the Walnut Valley Festival held its National Flat-Picking Championships this past weekend in Winfield, KS. Though named for the prestigious guitar contest, highly selective competitions are held for

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