• John Jorgenson Quintet live streaming

    While his Quintet may not be exactly bluegrass, John Jorgenson certainly has the credentials to merit attention here on Bluegrass Today. John is one of the most talented musicians you'll ever see. The last time I saw him perform live,

  • Song Of The Mountains

    I had the occasion recently to speak at length with Tim White, emcee and co-producer of the popular Song Of The Mountains concert series and television show, aired on 170 PBS affiliates in the United States. The show originates from Marion,

  • Bluegrass Hotel – Newgrass turns 40

    Another major benefit concert is scheduled for March 20 in Louisville, KY. The show is intended to mark 2009 as the 40th anniversary of newgrass music, and the crucial role that Louisville played in its birth and development. In fact there

  • A Banjo in The Office

    I'm sure there are at least a few fans of The Office among us. So you may have already caught the episode in which Ed Helms, in character as Andy Bernard, plays the banjo. It turns out Helms is a real

  • Steve Martin on SNL

    If you (like me) couldn't take the "comedy" of Saturday Night Live this weekend long enough to see Steve Martin and his banjo, here's the clip from the NBC web site. UPDATE 8:40 a.m. - The Sunday (2/1) edition of The

  • Steve Martin on SNL, Letterman, Regis

    As Brance mentioned a couple of weeks ago, Steve Martin will be hosting this weekend's (1/31) edition of Saturday Night Live, airing on NBC at 11:30 p.m. He will also be featured as a musical guest, performing Late For School, a

  • Del on WAMU and Marty Stuart

    Delheads have two chances to experience his Delness this weekend from the comfort of their homes or workplaces. This morning (1/30) just after 9:00 a.m., he will join Katy Daley on WAMU's Bluegrass Country to talk about he and the band's

  • Ronnie McCoury with Dierks Bentley

    Big-time country artist Dierks Bentley's bluegrass roots have been chronicled a number of times on The Bluegras Blog, as has his ongoing support of bluegrass artists and songwriters. His new CD, Feel That Fire, will be released on February 3, and

  • ZGrass: Bluegrass on IPTV

    The Bluegrass Music Channel LLC is working to launch ZGrass in April of 2009. ZGrass will provide bluegrass music video content, both music videos and concert performances, to IPTV networks worldwide. The website is currently live with a small offering of

  • Grascals on the air this weekend

    The Grascals will have two spots in the national media this weekend. Tonight (1/9), they will appear on the Friday Grand Ole Opry during the 10:00-10:30 p.m. segment. The Friday Opry show is available over the air on WSM AM 650, on