• American Banjo Camp – September ’06

    The 4th Annual American Banjo Camp, run by Ken Perlman and Peter Langston, is now accepting registration for the 2006 sessions. Intense instruction is offered in both old time and bluegrass banjo, with plenty of opportunities for jamming as well.

  • 3 Fox Drive on brief CA tour in early ’06

    3 Fox Drive will be headed west next month, with a number of show dates in California in mid-January of '06. The Nashville-based bluegrass band will be stopping in Tuolomne, Berkeley, Los Gatos and Redding between January 18-21. They will be

  • New from IIIrd Tyme Out in ’06

    We have word from Steve Dilling of IIIrd Tyme Out about a number of new releases from the band expected in 2006. They filmed a live show last month at the Mountain Arts Center in Prestonburg, KY - the venue where

  • Jed Bulla benefit show rescheduled

    We posted last month about a benefit show to help with the financial obligations of Jed Bulla's family. They were left with substantial obligations following his tragic death this past summer. That show was to have been held last Thursday, but

  • SPBGMA Nominees for 2006 announced

    The nominees for the 2006 Bluegrass Music Awards from the Society For The Preservation of Bluegrass Music in America have been released. The winners will be announced and the awards handed out during the annual SPBGMA convention, held in Nashville

  • King Wilkie on MySpace

    Bluegrass hipsters King Wilkie have created a page on the popular web community, myspace.com. If you are already a member of myspace.com, you can join other King Wilkie fans and friends online, share comments and subscribe to the band's blog. myspace.com

  • Bluegrass on the Opry again this weekend

    There are a number of bluegrass performers on tonight's Grand Ole Opry broadcast. Here is a list, along with the segment during which they will appear. All times are Eastern Standard Time. Mike Snider 8:00 - 8:30 and 10:30 -

  • Skaggs Family Christmas on CMT

    Saturday, December 10 at 9:00 p.m. (EST) will be the first of five airings of Ricky Skaggs' Christmas special on Country Music Television (CMT). Entitled Christmas Time Is Here: A Skaggs Family Celebration, the one hour program will feature Ricky

  • EWOB CD – audio samples online

    We had posted previously about the EWOB '05 CD featuring the various bands who showcased during the European World Of Bluegrass convention in The Netherlands this past May. We mentioned at the time that the CD could be ordered online

  • AKUS on CMT this Saturday

    Alison Krauss & Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas will be the subject of this weekend's edition of Total Access on the cable network Country Music Television (CMT). This program isn't so much focused on live performance as it is a