• Win a free CD from Lonesome Day

    Lonesome Day Records is offering new subscribers to their monthly newsletter a chance to win a free CD from the Lonesome Day catalog. For a limited time, each new subscriber to this email newsletter will be entered in a monthly

  • Ricky Skaggs on GAC Opry show tonight

    Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder will be featured on tonight's Grand Ole Opry Live program on GAC TV. The show features an hour of live music from the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, TN each week from 8:00-9:00 p.m.

  • Gibson Brothers Journal

    While not exactly a blog, the Gibson Brothers have a journal on their site that is updated as they have time to write from the road. Yesterday I noticed that Eric had posted an interesting entry about songwriting. Here's an

  • Eric Gibson online chat

    Eric Gibson of The Gibson Brothers will be taking part in an online chat session this evening (1/10) from 8:00-9:00 p.m. on The Bluegrass Guide web site. Eric will be discussing their upcoming CD, Red Letter Day, on Sugar Hill

  • Probe may delay change in digital-music prices

    For a while the complaint we kept hearing was that illegal downloads were killing the labels. Then along came Apple's iTunes Music Store to save the day. With millions of downloads, all paid for, the complaining ceased. But it recently

  • MandoZine Radio live online

    John Baxter is the host of a new, mandocentric, 24/7 internet radio station called MandoZine Radio, hosted on the live365.com network. The blend of styles is meant to be widely varied, unified by the focus on music that prominently features

  • Cherryholmes live on XM this morning

    Cherryholmes was featured several times on XM Radio's Bluegrass Junction program with Kyle Cantrell. The band performed live in the studio and sat for an interview with Kyle. The show will be re-aired again this morning, January 7, at 9:00

  • MSNBC overlooked albums of 2005

    MSNBC.com has posted a story listing six overlooked albums of 2005. Interestingly, 2 of them are bluegrass and a third is closely related. The second CD on the list is Danny Roberts, Mandolin Orchard. Third is NewFound Road, Somewhere Between. And