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  • New guitar solo lesson available from Kenny Smith online

    If you have a bluegrass guitar player or student on your gift list this year, don't forget the many flatpickers who offer lessons online. Find out who their favorites are, and see what is offered from their web site. One such is Kenny Smith, who offers both prepared individual lessons for

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  • Wild West – new music from Tim Stafford

    Here's an early Christmas present for the whole bluegrass community - a new album from Tim Stafford. Entitled Tunes & Ballads, it contains 16 songs and tunes Tim has written, all recorded in small ensembles or solo, including 10 instrumentals and 7 vocals, with a cover of Sunny, a pop/soul hit

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  • Dale Ann Bradley leaving Sister Sadie to focus on solo career

    Over the past few years, Sister Sadie has been a bluegrass sensation. The group, assembled as a side project in 2013, had become one of the most dominant acts in bluegrass, winning both Entertainer of the Year and Vocal Group of the Year during the 2020 IBMA Bluegrass Awards. The Sadies

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  • Applications open for IBMA Arnold Shultz Fund grants

    The IBMA Foundation is now accepting applications for grants to be provided next year from their recently-established Arnold Schultz Fund. Grants will be made for qualified activities, scholarships, or programs designed to increase participation in bluegrass music by people of color. Launched earlier this year, the Arnold Schultz Fund hopes to

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  • Roots from Liam Purcell & Cane Mill Road

    Young Liam Purcell is one busy young man. Studying music remotely at the Berklee College of Music from his North Carolina home, he has managed to also record a new album, all by himself, from his home studio. With bandmates unable to come in for tracking because of shutdown orders

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  • I Just Wish It Would Snow video from The Barefoot Movement

    The Bluegrass Christmas music train just keeps on rolling, with a new addition today from The Barefoot Movement. So named for their penchant to perform live sans foot coverings, that habit may not be in perfect synch with the sentiment in this new holiday single, I Just Wish It Would

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