• IBMA Showcase acts for 2006 announced

    The International Bluegrass Music Association has announced the showcase acts for 2006 World Of Bluegrass. These acts will perform before the decision makers in bluegrass music, expected to include more than 2,000 music industry professionals from all over the

  • IBMA Awards Eligible Recordings for 2006

    The diligent staff of the International Bluegrass Music Association is currently assembling their list of eligible recordings for the 2006 IBMA Awards voting. This list is distributed with the first round (nominating) ballot sent to all voting members of the

  • IBMA announced special hotel reservation procedures

    IBMA has just announced special hotel pricing and reservation procedures for this year's World of Bluegrass events to be held in Nashville, TN September 25-October 1, 2006. These prices and the block of rooms that are earmarked for reservations are

  • IBMA hires Marketing/PR Coordinator

    IBMA has just announced that Tina Potter has joined the team as the new Marketing and PR Coordinator. Tina replaces Shari Lacy who left IBMA in January to begin her own public relations firm, Goodstuff PR. Formerly Ms. Potter has worked

  • IBMA Teacher Workshops in Denver/Boston

    A number of IBMA sponsored teacher workshops are scheduled for the middle of February, designed to familiarize classroom teachers, school administrators, home school parents and education students with bluegrass music - and how they might incorporate it in their own

  • IBMA announces Leadership Bluegrass class of 2006

    The International Bluegrass Music Association has just announced the participants in the 2006 Leadership Bluegrass program. The date for this year's event is set for March 21-23, 2006. The event will be held in the BMI offices in Nashville, and

  • IBMA ’06 showcase deadline approaching

    Bands interested in submitting an application to showcase at the 2006 IBMA World Of Bluegrass convention in Nashville need to get in gear to meet the January 16 deadline. The submission fee is only $15, though bands who are selected

  • Bluegrass Directory Avalable January 1

    IBMA has announced that the Bluegrass Directory 2006 will be available on January 1, 2006. The directory includes attendees of the 2005 World of Bluegrass, IBMA members, publication advertisers, and other contacts. Anyone who was a full-attendee of the 2005

  • WOB 2006 Showcase Deadline

    The deadline to apply for World of Bluegrass 2006 Artist Showcases is coming up on January 16, 2006. Anyone can apply for a showcase. The cost to apply is $15. If you are accepted and offered a showcase, there are