• Even yet more MySpace bluegrass

    We've heard from several more bluegrass bands and artists who have set up music sites at MySpace.com. Check them out: The Gibson Brothers Ali Shumate The Fabulous Bagasse Boyz Jake Schepps Ivan Rosenberg Abigail Washburn Drew Emmitt Band Important note! If you want to send us your MySpace info,

  • Legal MP3 downloads for festival shows

    A new music download service has been launched, run by a team of audio professionals who are also committed festivalgoers. FestivaLink.net was formed to find a way to offer high quality, legal audio downloads of live shows, recorded at major

  • Episode #25 – Don Rigsby

    Episode #25 of The GrassCast features an interview with Don Rigsby. This interview was recorded last fall at IBMA. John visits with Don about the Kentucky Center for Traditional Music, his band Midnight Call, and Longview. This GrassCast is 17 minutes

  • IBMA Showcase acts for 2006 announced

    The International Bluegrass Music Association has announced the showcase acts for 2006 World Of Bluegrass. These acts will perform before the decision makers in bluegrass music, expected to include more than 2,000 music industry professionals from all over the

  • Acoustic Planet Tour reprises in June

    Billboard.com is reporting that Bela Fleck & The Flecktones will launch an Acoustic Planet Vol. II tour this summer, with support from Yonder Mountain String Band, The Del McCoury Band, Natalie McMaster and Chris Thile. The tour will run for several

  • Rhonda Vincent on Opry TV this Saturday

    This week's Grand Ole Opry Live show on GAC will feature Rhonda Vincent & The Rage. You can catch it on the Great American Country cable TV network from 8:00-8:30 p.m. (ET/PT) on Saturday, April 22, with encore presentations Sunday

  • EWOB master list online

    We made reference in a recent post to the many concerts, festivals and other events associated with the 9th Annual European World Of Bluegrass, held May 25, 26 and 27 2006 in Voorthuizen, The Netherlands. This festival and trade

  • Mountain Heart featured on CMT.com news

    Mountain Heart is featured in a current news story on CMT.com. The story focuses on the production of their newest album, Wide Open. This CD marks new territory for the band as they hired producer Mark Bright. Bright has produced