• New Wildfire CD expected in September

    Rattle The Chains is the title of the newest Pinecastle release for Wildfire, with a release date set for September 20, 2005. At this point, there isn't much info available on either the Widfire or Pinecastle web sites, though we

  • Banjos on Letterman

    Pete Wernick informs us that he has been invited to be a part of a unique banjo event in New York later this month, including a performance at the New Yorker Magazine's New Yorker Festival 2005 on September 24, and

  • IBMA 2005 Nominees Announced

    The International Bluegrass Music Assocaiation has announced the nominees for the 16th Annual International Bluegrass Muisc Awards. Perennial favorote Alison Krauss & Union Station leads the pack with 14 nominations, followed by Rhonda Vincent & The Rage with 8, and

  • IBMA Entertainer Of The Year Nominees for 2005

    This award is for a performing act who displayed the greatest competence in all aspects of the entertainment field. Voters should give consideration to recorded and in-person performance, public acceptance, attitude, leadership, and over-all contributions to the bluegrass music image.

  • IBMA Song Of The Year Nominees for 2005

    Song Title links to audio Artist(s) links to artist(s) Songwriter(s) links to writer(s) Georgia Peaches Larry Sparks Carl Jackson &Alan Laney Heartbreak Number Nine Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver Barry Scott &Jamie Dailey Me and John and Paul The Grascals Harley Allen Rain Please Go Away Alison Krauss & Union Station Del McCoury You Gotta Dig A Little Deeper Doyle