• Noam Pikelny rules the Internet!

    Noam Pikelny's new solo album, Universal Favorite, has generated a lot of attention in the mainstream music media since its release last month. Some of this is surely due to his prominence as a member of Punch Brothers with Chris

  • Reno & Smiley Fan Club on Facebook

    Our recent post about The Reno Brothers reuniting for a special show during this year's RenoFest in South Carolina captured the attention of a lot of people who still love the music that Reno & Smiley recorded back in the

  • O’Neill’s for mandolin from Mel Bay

    For more than one hundred years now, O'Neill's Music of Ireland has served as a definitive source for lovers of traditional Irish folk music, at least the instrumental dance tunes that have survived to this day. Ever since its first

  • Smokies Strong presents check for $128K in Pigeon Forge

    David Dotson, Josh Trivett, Phil Campbell, Tracy Counts, Barry Counts, and Callie Counts with a donation check in Pigeon Forge (4/13/17). November 2016 brought devastation to the Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge region of east Tennessee when wildfires came racing across the mountains, destroying homes

  • Goodbye to Capo’s Music

    Bluegrass fans and pickers in southwestern Virginia are saying goodbye to a music store that they have depended on this past 8 years. Capo's Music in Abingdon has announced that they will be closing the store on May 1. Shop owners

  • Ray Cardwell promo video for Tennessee Moon

    Ray Cardwell has put together a short promotional video for his recent recording, Tennessee Moon. The album was released earlier this year, bringing back the sound the New Grass Revival pioneered in the 1980s. You can hear samples from several of

  • Medical fund established for Ernie Sykes

    Among formerly young people, one of the most fearsome health risks is stroke. The warning signs are often invisible, but the devastating effects can be dreadful, especially to a musician who makes their living and their life with their hands.

  • Another award for On Top Of Old Smoky

    On Top Of Old Smoky, an all-star musical collection created to note the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service, has picked up another major award. The Public Lands Alliance has named it as one of three winners of their Innovative