• Honest Try video from Under The Rocks

    British Columbia grassers Under The Rocks also have their next album set for release early in the new year, with a single for the title track this month to introduce people to the sound. Their subtle, low key delivery brings

  • Coal Minin’ Man video from Urban Folk Quartet

    Britain's Urban Folk Quartet has spent the past 14 years refining their unique and eclectic sound, which draws equally from English, Celtic, and Appalachian resources. It's not odd to also find traces of other European traditional music in their repertoire,

  • Linus and Lucy, triple banjo style

    In the Christmas, didn't-know-you-needed-this-until-you-saw-it department... Foggy Mountain Spaceship, a banjo trio from Colorado, has recored a version of Vince Guaraldi's Linus and Lucy from the soundtrack for the 1965 Peanuts animated special, A Charlie Brown Christmas. I'm not sure if youngsters these

  • Taylor’s Ride video from Todd Taylor

    Todd Taylor, everyone's favorite rock 'n roll banjo picker, has a new single and video out this week. It's one he wrote called Taylor's Ride, which is essentially his life story in song. And what a life it's been! Starting out

  • Hard To Say from Kyle Tuttle

    Nashville banjo man Kyle Tuttle has announced a February release for his next solo project, Labor of Lust, full of songs and tunes he has written over the past several years. Kyle has been quite prominent of late as a

  • Trafaria video from The Original Five

    We wrote a good bit last year about the debut of Portugal's first ever bluegrass festival, the Trafaria Bluegrass Festival, billed as the Festival by the River, along the Tagus River just south of Lisbon. Coastal Portugal offers all the