• Wichita gets a time machine

    Wichita Rutherford is a man of firsts, the first bluegrass podcaster, the first podcaster to get a deal with Sirius Satellite Radio, the first podcaster to produce a video comedy series for the net, and now he's the first podcaster

  • Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver in the studio

    We recently received an update on the recording of the new Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver CD. The project will be a 'secular' CD for which a title has not yet been decided upon. The project is being recorded at Eastwood

  • IBMA 2007 Showcase Artists sought

    Next year's IBMA Business Conference may be 11 months out, but showcase applications are already being sought for the 2007 event. Bands that are selected will be prominently featured during the Business Conference, scheduled for the week of October 1-7,

  • Thinking of touring in Europe?

    That is the title of a new section on the European Bluegrass Music Association's web site, designed to offer some tips and guidelines for bluegrass bands considering the feasibility of a European tour. Included is information on obtaining EBMA's European Bluegrass

  • New Bluegrass Music Profiles on the way

    The November/December issue of Bluegrass Music Profiles is in the mail, with Rhonda Vincent on the cover. Publishers Kevin and Lori Kerfoot tell us that this is their first Women In Bluegrass edition - an "all girls issue" - something

  • Claire Lynch – GrassCast Interview #50

    Listen now: (IE users click to activate) Our guest on this episode of The GrassCast is Claire Lynch. In the interview John and Claire discuss her history in bluegrass music, talk about her band members, and

  • Michelle Nixon on XM’s Studio Special

    This week's edition of Studio Special on XM Satellite Radio's Bluegrass Junction (Channel 14) features bluegrass singer Michelle Nixon. The show will be a mix of live performance by Michelle and her Band (Drive), and conversation with host Kyle Cantrell. The