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  • Shelby Eicher inducted into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame

    The Muskogee Civic Center held the spotlight for the 2024 inductions into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame on February 17, 2024. MCs for the annual event were Tulsa Newscaster, Tess Maune, Oklahoma music historian, Hugh Foley.   Of primary interest to our readers would be in the induction of fiddler Shelby Eicher,

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  • Try to Make It Fly – The Lonesome Ace Stringband

    The Lonesome Ace Stringband tows a fine line between tapping the traditional while also creating a sound that's entirely their own. It's not an easy task; after all, reverence and relevance can often be at odds. But they succeed in spades with their latest effort, Try To Make It Fly. The instrumental

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  • Molly Tuttle, Billy Strings win big at Folk Alliance Awards

    Last night the International Folk Music Awards were given out to kick off the 36th annual conference of Folk Alliance in Kansas City, MO. Two top bluegrass artists, Molly Tuttle and Billy Strings were picked for these honors. Molly won for Album of the Year with her band, Golden Highway, for their

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  • Day 1 at the 2024 Florida Classic

    Swinging Bridge at the 2024 Florida Classic - photo © Bill Warren Ah, the Florida sunshine! Day 1 of the Florida Classic kicked off to bright sunshine and warm temperatures. Sherry Boyd took the MC reins and welcomed everyone to the show. Florida band, Sandy Back Porch, opened the show. They play bluegrass

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  • Len Holsclaw passes

    Len Holsclaw, best known for being the manager of the Country Gentlemen from 1971 to 1998, passed away on February 19, 2024, at the Blue Ridge Christian Home in Bealeton, Virginia, after a long battle with dementia. He was 90 years old. He was the founder/owner of the Lendel Agency, Lendel

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  • Dom Flemons – looking forward and back at the same time

    Dom Flemons is one of those unique artists who is as dedicated to education as he is to entertaining. Not that he comes across as any sort of stern lecturer or headmaster. His dedication to bringing the archival traditions of Appalachia and the role the early black musicians played in

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