• Steve Martin on Idol finale

    I had to rub my eyes after first reading this press release! Steve Martin will be performing with his banjo tonight on the American Idol finale program. He'll be doing one of his songs from The Crow, officially released today (5/20)

  • Yates Banjos on WCNC

    WCNC television in Charlotte, NC did a feature this week on Warren Yates, who builds banjos in a small shop in nearby Hickory. The piece includes interviews with Warren along with Ron Stewart, a prominent Yates endorser, and Dan Tyminski, with

  • 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

  • Song Of The Mountains, season 4

    The fourth season of the popular Song Of The Mountains television series will start this week. The show features live bluegrass music performed at the Lincoln Theater in Marion, VA and is carried on dozens of PBS affiliate stations in

  • Banjo picking on Bizarre Foods

    The Travel Channel has a block of shows tonight (5/5) from their popular Bizzare Foods with Andrew Zimmern program. The premise of the show is that the host travels far and wide to sample some of the most unusual -

  • ‘Dusters video from Let’s Talk Live

    Here's video from the performance from The Infamous Stringdusters earlier this week on Let's Talk Live, broadcast on Newschannel 8 in Washington, DC. The guys cut versions of Fork In The Road and Bound For Tennessee, before host Doug McElway joins

  • Infamous Stringdusters on News8.net

    The Infamous Stringdusters will be a guest on tomorrow's (4/21) edition of Let's Talk Live, broadcast in the Washington, DC metro television market on NewsChannel 8 at noon (EDT). They'll perform a couple of tunes and chat with show hosts Doug

  • Banjo in The Office

    We've posted once before concerning the inclusion of the banjo in the popular TV show The Office. The latest episode includes another musical interlude featuring the instrument. With a new secretary in The Office, Dwight and Andy attempt to impress her

  • RFD-TV on European television

    Sky TV introduced a new channel to its satellite service in the Europe earlier this month with the addition of Rural TV, the international dimension of RFD-TV, which was founded to provide 24-hour TV for rural America. The station, which features