• Commerce County Line – update

    A while back I wrote about a new bluegrass friendly TV show called Commerce County Line that is being produced by Brad Davis. At that time the show was in the pilot phase and being pitched to networks. I recently

  • Mike Parker joins New River Line

    New River Line is proud to announce that bassest "Mike Parker" has joined N.R.L. as a full time member. Mike's talent is well recognized throughout the bluegrass music arena. Mike, along with his brother Jeff Parker (of the

  • Capitol One Celebration on Ice

    NBC12 Online is reporting that this year's... Capital One Celebration On Ice will be taped at the Richmond Coliseum in front of a live audience on Wednesday, December 7th.??? The show will feature a cast of professional skaters including Olympic Gold Medalists

  • New banjo backup DVD with Bill Evans

    Following up on the success of their first two instructional DVDs on bluegrass style backup for banjo, AcuTab has announced the release of Power Pickin' Volume 3 - Playing Banjo Backup In A Bluegrass Band, featuring Bill Evans. This new

  • Cherryholmes releases new CD

    Cherryholmes recently made history by being the first group in the history of the IBMA to be simultaneously nominated for both Emerging Artist of the Year and Entertainer of the Year.???Their new album which has just been released in stores

  • Benefit Concert for persons with disabilities

    Thanks to Rick Briggs for this piece of news. A benefit concert for persons with disabilities in Central PA featuring national touring artists; the Lonesome River Band from Meadows of Dan, VA - Jimmy Bowen & Santa Fe from Nashville, TN

  • Clear Channel’s NEW idea

    Clear Channel Radio's Online Music & Radio unit today announced NEW! "? on-demand, online programming showcasing the music of new and developing artists to a national audience. Programming will air exclusively on Clear Channel Radio station Web sites and will

  • IBMM – Free Saturdays at the Museum

    Mike Lawing at the International Bluegrass Music Museum asked me to pass on this piece of news about a program at the IBMM. Free Saturdays at The Museum, is a program which provides professionally-taught bluegrass music lessons and acoustic, bluegrass instruments

  • Stolen – 1964 Gibson RB-250

    Gena Britt Tew just contacted me with an alert that her husband and herself were robbed yesterday while at work. The thieves got three instruments along with a few household items. They got the XBox, about 20 games, a Watch, tried

  • Wichita Rutherford – Podcast superstar

    His own website proclaims his to be "THE world - renowned podcast celebrity" and Wichita Rutherford is living up to the name. Capitalizing on the wild popularity of his own podcast 5 minutes with Wichita, Wichita is breaking out as