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  • Another digital collection of Larry Sparks favorites coming in March

    Rebel Records is continuing their efforts to digitize and re-release classic bluegrass recordings with their next project, Lonesome And Blue: More Favorites from Larry Sparks, due on March 17. The collections includes 14 classic tracks that span the 40 years that Sparks and Rebel have been together. 10 were taken from

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  • Made To Move – Chris Jones & the Night Drivers

    My favorite term to use when I’m talking about Chris Jones & the Night Drivers is “classy-grass.” The group’s music is smooth and tasteful, featuring some of the best, most thoughtful songwriting of almost any current bluegrass group. You’re not likely to hear them mash in B, but the contemplative

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  • Bill Monroe ’50-’51 Decca recordings, with outtakes, on CD

    Attention Bill Monroe fans, and serious students of the early days of bluegrass. Rhythm Bomb Records is set to release a new, 5-CD set of Bill Monroe recordings encompassing all the tracks he cut for Decca in 1950 and 1951. And when they say all, they aren't kidding. Included are important

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  • 13th February Palatka Bluegrass Festival

    The 13th February Palatka Bluegrass Festival opened Thursday, held at the Rodeheaver Boys Ranch in Florida. Blue Ridge Sound is here with John Holder at the controls. Sherry Boyd is one again our able MC. Jerry Foran and the Bluegrass Revolution opened the show with straight ahead bluegrass music. Florida-based Penny

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  • Moonlight Jam added to Bear on the Square

    The Bear On The Square Mountain Festival, held each year in Dahlonega, GA's Historic Public Square, has added a new wrinkle to their free, two-day, downtown event. They will include a hosted Moonlight Jam on Saturday, April 22, in the MainStage festival tent from 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. Banjo man Rev.

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  • Debut album from Colonel Zachary Wright

    On February 3rd, Colonel Zachary Wright released a self-titled album steeped in bluegrass tradition. At 15 years old, Zachary is an ace at the Stanley style of banjo playing and this album sure showcases him and his Stanleytone. Don't let his age fool you. He follows in the footsteps of

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