On April 6, Zach Wooten, mandolinist with Breaking Grass, and Anna Brooke Page were married. The wedding took place at the Old Path Missionary Baptist Church in Belmont, MS in the late afternoon. Music was provided by Cody Farrar, lead singer
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Congratulations Nate and Chrisanthi!
Nate Lee, mandolinist with the Becky Buller Band, and Chrisanthi Zotos were married last month in New Mexico. Lee shared this lovely remembrance of their day, which I doubt we could improve upon in any way. "Chrisanthi and I met at a
County Sales Grand Opening Party next weekend
The venerable County Sales in Floyd, VA is having a Grand Opening party, and we're all invited. And to make sure everyone can come, it's running for three full days. Of course, County Sales has been in operation for years, so
Welcome Oden Eisenman!
Aubrey and Justin Eisenman, of Aubrey Eisenman & The Clydes, are celebrating the birth of a baby boy. The Eisenmans had been thrilled to see their current single, Livewire, on our Grassicana chart this past few weeks, but this is even bigger! Oden
Braeden Paul launches B. Paul Entertainment
Braeden Paul came to bluegrass in the most traditional way possible. The young mandolinist and vocalist learned the music from his father and grandfather as a youngster growing up in Baton Rouge, LA. His attention was drawn most especially to
Happy 80th to Canadian promoter Tony Deboer
Tony Deboer with his daughter, Cindy, and cruising the festival in his golf cart Special thanks to Ryan Frankhouser and Remington Ryde, who are finishing up a tour in Canada this week, for making us aware of a very special milestone
Greg Blake heading to Ireland in April
You may know Greg Blake primarily from his work as guitarist and vocalist with Jeff Scroggins & Colorado, but the West Virginia native has been performing as well as a solo artist prior to and concurrent with his ongoing association
Deering introduces Goodtime Blackgrass
Deering Banjos has introduced a new model, the latest in their growing line of Goodtime banjos. The Goodtimes were specially designed some years ago to allow the company to offer an American-made student instrument at a price attractive to new pickers.
Original Bobby Osborne picks from Breezy Ridge Instruments
Most bluegrass mandolin players know that Bobby Osborne has his own personalized pick - one of the first to do so in fact. Osborne Brothers fans can see it wedged behind the strings of his iconic Gibson Fern mandolin on
Welcome Mayla Droze!
It's a veritable explosion of bluegrass babies in Nashville! Now the honor goes to Marija and Billy Droze, a pair of contemporary bluegrass singers and songwriters who are celebrating a new arrival. Mayla Carmen Droze was born earlier today in Nashville, the