• New bluegrass concert series in VA

    The Virginia Bluegrass Concert Series debuts October 22, 2005 in Danville, VA. This series is promoted by Just Right Productions, a Florida production company specializing in bluegrass and acoustic music. This first show will feature The Lost & Found and

  • Darren Beachley at The Station Inn

    I just got off the phone with Kip Martin. He was telling me about quite a gathering that will be taking place tomorrow night, August 5th, at the Station Inn in Nashville. Kip is playing bass with Darren Beachley and

  • World of Bluegrass Podcast

    IBMA has just announced that Wichita Rutherford will host the first ever World of Bluegrass podcast live on the web today, Thurs. August 4, 2005. They plan for the podcast to be posted online twice monthly. The full text of

  • Rhonda Vincent cancels shows

    Once again, Rhonda Vincent has been forced to cancel some shows owing to a sudden hospitalization. According to her fan club president, she was taken to the hospital for some tests to determine the reason why she had become severely

  • IBMA 2005 Fan Fest lineup revised

    IBMA recently revised the lineup for the 2005 Fan Fest (October 28-30 in Nashville). Read the press release... BLUEGRASS FAN FEST 2005 October 28, 29, 30 Nashville Convention Center - Nashville, Tennessee USA Sponsored by MARTHA WHITE, SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO, MARTIN GUITARS and BLUEGRASS

  • Dale Ann Bradley at the Lowell Folk Festival.

    The Lowell Folk Festival in Lowell, MA takes place July 29-31. The sole ambassador of bluegrass music at this year's event is Dale Ann Bradley. From the Lowell Folk Festival website: Like her eastern Kentucky sisters and predecessors, Dale Ann is blessed

  • IBMA Awards Candidates – Ballot 2

    I've compiled a list of links to the candidates from ballot 2 of the 2005 IBMA awards ballots. This list is not exhaustive (though it was exhausting to put together). It includes all candidates I could find a link for