• Two new digital reissues from Rebel

    Rebel Records has reissued two more bluegrass classics as download only releases, available only from eMusic and iTunes. Both were originally released on LP in the early-to-mid 1970s. Folks these days know Ricky Skaggs as a successful band leader, vocalist and

  • Woodshop – new from Marshall & Anger

    The latest release from Mike Marshall & Darol Anger, Woodshop, is released today on Adventure Music. In addition to Anger on violins and Marshall on mandolins and guitar, the new project also features Phil Aaberg on piano, Aaron Johnston on percussion,

  • Special Consensus video on Woodsongs

    The video is now up of the recent appearance by Special Consensus on Michael Jonathan's Woodsongs Old Time Radio Hour. Special C shared the bill with folk/country singer Elizabeth Cook, and performed songs from their upcoming Pinecastle CD, The Trail

  • Dale Perry latest Huber endorser

    Continental Divide banjo picker Dale Perry is the most recent respected 5 string pro to sign on as a Huber Banjos endorser. He joins such top banjo players as Sammy Shelor, Jim Mills, Ron Block, Cia Cherryholmes, Jason Burleson and

  • Jayme Stone in The Toronto Star

    Canadian banjo player Jayme Stone shared a series of banjo travelogues with our readers during his recent musical journey through West Africa. Jayme was traveling on a Chalmers Arts Fellowship grant to research the music of African musicians who perform

  • Infamous Stringdusters on YouTube

    There is a new video from The Infamous Stringdusters up on YouTube. It was shot by Craig Havighurst while the band was touring in Colorado in April, and shows them doing an in-studio performance of Can't Get You Out Of My

  • WSGS needs bluegrass CDs

    For any bluegrass artists, labels or bands with some CD promos to spare, here's a chance to help out some bluegrass-friendly radio folks in a tight spot. Dwayne Amburgey hosts a 5 hour show each Saturday morning on WSGS FM, a

  • Online radio offerings for May 4

    We see two great bluegrass offerings available via streaming online audio for Friday, May 4. First up at noon (EDT) is a live performance by James Reams & The Barnstormers on WDVX's Blue Plate Special. The show airs in Knoxville, TN