• Phil Mann, RIP

    We just learned of the passing of Phil Mann, a great friend to the banjo community and an early pioneer of online bluegrass resources. He died on January 23, 2009 after being ill for some time. Phil's web site, www.bluegrassbanjo.org, was

  • Blue Highway on Mountain Stage

    Audio from Blue Highway's recent radio performance on Mountain Stage can now be accessed at NPR.com. They included selections from several of their critically-acclaimed recordings, offering a fine taste of their live show for the Mountain Stage audience. Through the Window of

  • Jimmy and Moondi on UK radio

    We heard recently from Gianluca Tramontana, who hosts a weekly radio program in England. Sitting with Gianluca airs each Wednesday evening at 10:00 p.m. (GMT) on Resonance 104.4 with a mix of live music and discussion with roots music artists. His

  • All the links that are Bluegrass

    Well, almost... Willem Ruiter lives in Voorthuizen, the Netherlands. This town plays home to the EWOB each year. A great fan of the music, Willem is making his contribution to the bluegrass online world by attempting to assemble in one location as

  • Lovell Sisters on WDVX

    Today's (1/28) edition of Blue Plate Special on WDVX will include a performance by The Lovell Sisters. The trio consists of sisters Jessica on fiddle, Megan on resonator guitar and Rebecca on mandolin along with Dan Kimbro on bass and Matt

  • Steve Martin in Parade

    Steve Martin is featured in a cover profile in this weeeknd's (1/25) issue of Parade Magazine. The story, Even in tough times you can afford to laugh, is primarily about the importance of humor in a well-balanced life. Martin discusses how

  • C-Sky on WDVX

    Cadillac Sky will be the featured guests on a special Saturday edition of Blue Plate Special on WDVX tomorrow (1/24). The show will also include a performance from Chris West and Keith Garrett, the creative locus - and singing/songwriting power team

  • Bluegrass radio in spades

    Today (1/16) is a banner day for finding choice bluegrass online. After the Mountain Heart and David Bromberg live set at noon on WDVX, there are three other opportunities on broadcast and online radio. At 1:00 p.m., Ralph Stanley II will