• Darin & Brooke wow the fans on Country Cruise

    On last month's Country Music Cruise, sailing from Ft Lauderdale, FL, bluegrass and Gospel greats Darin & Brooke Aldridge not only won over the audience of country music fans, but also caught the attention of superstars The Oak Ridge Boys. They were the

  • The Petersens tour the Emerald Isle

    Though you may not see them out at the festivals that often, there are few bluegrass bands that perform more regularly, or before more people each year than The Petersens. The family band has worked the Little Opry Theatre in Branson,

  • Listen To Your Heart from Marija Droze

    With bluegrass becoming more and more an international phenomenon year over year, it's not surprising to see non-US artists popping up in the mainstream bluegrass radio market. For Marija Droze, growing up in a small town in Lithuania, bluegrass wasn't really on

  • The Bluegrass Grammy for 2019

    In a non-televised presentation this afternoon, the 61st annual Grammy Awards announced winners in categories outside of the mainstream pop music world. These are the many thousands of artists who create lasting art in niche markets like Gospel, jazz, blues,

  • IBMA Songwriters Workshop at Joe Val ’19

    Members of the IBMA Songwriters Committee will conduct a workshop next weekend during the 34th annual Joe Val Bluegrass Festival in Framingham, MA. Three members of the committee, Rick Lang, David Morris, and Dawn Kenney, will lead the workshop, which will will