• SPBGMA Band Competition Winners

    The winner of the 2006 SPBGMA International Bluegrass Band Championship was Billie Renee & Cumberland Gap, from central Kentucky. The top three finalists also includes Texas' Cadillac Sky, and No Speed Limit from Galax, VA. See the winner's list here.

  • Louise Scruggs remembered in Nashville Scene

    Noted bluegrass writer/journalist and musician Jon Weisberger has written another fine tribute to Louise Scruggs which can be read in the online version The Nashville Scene, a free arts and culture newsprint publication widely read by music industry professionals in

  • Nothin’ Fancy on MySpace.com

    Nothin' Fancy is the most recent bluegrass band we have found who has launched a personal web space on the increasingly popular MySpace.com. The Nothin' Fancy tour schedule is posted on the MySpace site, and they offer a number of sample

  • Episode #15 – Mountain Heart

    Episode #15 of The GrassCast features an interview with Adam Steffey and Steve Gulley of the band Mountain Heart. Their new CD Wide Open will be released Feb 14th on Skaggs Family Recrods. Hear what the guys have to say

  • The Grascals on XM this weekend

    The Grascals will be the guest on Kyle Cantrell's next Studio Special series installment, starting this weekend on Bluegrass Junction, Channel 14 on XM Satellite Radio. Kyle tells us that the boys will play some songs from their current release, and

  • Bluegrass Grammy Award Poll

    About.com is running an online poll where you can vote for the album you think should win the Grammy Award for 2006 Best Bluegrass Album. Here is the list of nominees: Blue Highway - Marbletown Cherryholmes - Cherryholmes The Grascals - The Grascals The

  • Free Music From The Lonesome River Band

    The new Lonesome River Band is giving away some free music on their newly redesigned website. The site just went live this morning and features the latest band news, tour dates, biographical information for the new band members, and some

  • SPBGMA Award winners listed

    A complete list of 2006 award winners is now posted on the SPBGMA web site. The awards were presented in Nashville on Sunday (2/5) during SPBGMA's 23rd National Convention. Unlike the awards given by the IBMA, which are selected in several