• Ernie Thacker – The next song

    This article is a contribution from Gil Evans, bass player with Ohio's Fossil Creek Band, and a regular guest on the Ol' Hippie Bluegrass Show. He is also the brother of Florida bluegrass artist and promoter Ernie Evans. The two

  • Mid Winter Bluegrass Festival 2018

    Lynn Morris accepts her induction into the CBMS Hall of Fame at the 2018 Mid Winter Bluegrass Festival Kevin Slick, banjo player with The Savage Hearts and President of the Colorado Bluegrass Music Society, shared this gallery of images from the Mid

  • 2017 Al Ras Bluegrass and Old Time Festival

    This report on the Al Ras festival in Barcelona comes courtesy of Lluis Gomez. The 16th annual Al Ras Bluegrass and Old Time Festival, Spain’s oldest bluegrass festival, occurred this past November 9-11th. This year the festival expanded activities over three

  • Mile Twelve Down Under

    Mile Twelve in front of Mount Ruapehu and Mount Ngauruhoe (cast as Mordor in Lord of the Rings) Following their star turn last month at IBMA's World Of Bluegrass convention in Raleigh, NC, Mile Twelve headed off for a month-long tour

  • Bluegrass 45 plays the Capitol area

    Bluegrass 45 with Kitsy Kuykendall and Tom Grey at the Drum and Strum (10/7/17) - photo by Jeromie Stephens Ace music photographer Jeromie Stephens was on hand this past weekend for the last two US shows by Bluegrass 45 on their

  • Photos from Pickin’ In Parsons 2017

    Here's a gallery of images from Jeromie Stephens with Bluegrass Harvest Photography. We met him by chance at the Pickin' In Parsons festival at Five Rivers Campground in Parsons, WV last week (8/1-5). His images stand out, not only for