• Flamekeeper on WSM

    Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper will visit the Country Music Hall of Fame on Friday morning (6/5) for a live interview with Bill Cody of WSM. The guys will also perform a couple of tunes, starting at 9:00 a.m. The event is

  • Bela Fleck on World Cafe

    Béla Fleck will be the guest this afternoon (6/4) on World Cafe with David Dye originating from WXPN in Philadelphia, PA. He will talk about Throw Down Your Heart, his current CD release on Rounder, and the documentary film by the

  • Bluegrass a plenty on Mountain Stage

    The Mountain Stage web page at the NPR Music site has links to a number of recently re-aired programs that should be of interest to readers of Bluegrass Today. These are encore presentations of earlier shows, but the music is still

  • Good week for jazz banjo

    Our beloved five string banjo is getting its props this week from the jazz world, with both the venerable Down Beat magazine and AllAboutJazz.com giving space to prominent banjo jazzers. Down Beat has Béla Fleck on the cover of its June

  • Flatt and Scruggs blog

    Tom Thomas, the President of the Flatt and Scruggs Preservation Society, has announced the creation of a blog that will naturally focus on matters relating to Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs. Thomas said of his blog... "(It) will display any new information

  • Young grassers in The Boston Globe

    This past Sunday's (5/17) edition of The Boston Globe carried a feature by Scott Alarik about the emergence of more and more young folk artists on the scene. The article has a Boston angle, as you might expect, but it does

  • Infamous Stringdusters on WAMU

    The Infamous Stringdusters will make a stop this Tuesday (5/19) at the studios of WAMU's Bluegrass Country in Washington, DC. The guys will be playing some live music and chatting with Bluegrass Country's Production Director Jen Hitt starting at 12:30 p.m.

  • Del and the boys on Let’s Talk Live

    The Del McCoury Band will be a guest on today's (5/15) edition of Lets Talk Live on Newschannel 8 in Washington, DC. The show airs at noon with a repeat at 3:00 p.m. and the video is streamed live online. Co-host Doug

  • Cherryholmes on WDVX

    Cherryholmes will be live on WDVX this afternoon on Blue Plate Special. The show originates from Knoxville, TN where the WDVX signal is broadcast at 102.9 FM. It airs Monday-Friday at noon (ET), and can be heard online via live audio