• A.L. Wood honored in North Carolina

    A.L. Wood, a prolific songwriter, powerhouse banjo picker, and soulful singer was honored in Troutman, NC, Saturday night for his lifelong contribution to the bluegrass community. His musical career spans 60 years.  The event, hosted by Wood's sons, Mike and Bobby,

  • Bluegrass in the 2019 Dove Awards nominees

    When the nominees for the 50th Dove Awards were announced yesterday, there were a number of bluegrass artists and writers whose names were called. The Gospel Music Association honors all kinds of Christian and inspirational music in these awards, with bluegrass

  • 2019 IBMA Award nominees announced

    At a press conference earlier this morning at the SiriusXM studios in Nashville, the International Bluegrass Music Association announced the final nominees for the 2019 International Bluegrass Music Awards, along with this year's Hall Of Fame Inductees and Distinguished Achievement Award

  • EBMA – it’s time for a new start

    After being dormant for a while, the European Bluegrass Music Association (EBMA) has announced a new start, restructured its approach to bluegrass music in Europe, and consolidated its Board membership with the addition of two new members in February this

  • Del and Jim to host the 2019 IBMA Awards show

    The IBMA has announced today that Del McCoury and Jim Lauderdale will serve as hosts for the 2019 International Bluegrass Music Awards show. This 30th annual edition of the awards show, which involves live musical performances, plus the announcement and distribution