• Jim Hurst’s guitar discussion board

    Multiple IBMA Award winning guitarist Jim Hurst has his own guitar bulletin board, titled appropriately enough, Jim's Bulletin Board. The board is dedicated to guitar and guitar music discussion, and Jim posts there regularly himself. It seems that Jim launched the

  • New issue of Silver Strings available online

    The December issue of Silver Strings, Angie Sumpter's free online magazine for new banjo players "of a certain age," is available on her web site for downloading. Each issue contains interviews and features designed to offer insight and encouragement

  • AKUS on the Opry this Saturday

    Grand Ole Opry members Alison Krauss & Union Station will be featured performers on this Saturday's Opry program (12/3). They are scheduled to appear during the 9:30-10:00 and the 10:30-11:00 p.m. (EST) spots, which means they won't make it onto

  • Nickel Creek on CBS Saturday morning

    Nickel Creek will be featured on the CBS Saturday Early Show this weekend (12/3). Though it isn't clearly stated on the show's web site, it seems likely that the band will perform during the regular Second Cup Caf??? segment. This

  • Episode #5 – Ruth Oxenberg

    In episode #5 of The GrassCast we share with you a conversation John had with Ruth Oxenberg, producer of the documentary film Bluegrass Journey. John spoke with her during the IBMA Fan Fest this past October. The video is now

  • Wichita Rutherford Goes Mobile

    Wichita Rutherford has just added a mobile version of his site. You can visit 5minuteswithwichita.com/mobile on your mobile device (cell phone, PDA, etc.) and have full access to his website. In addition, he has also released episode 2 of his video

  • EBMA directory of European bluegrass resources

    The European Bluegrass Music Association is in the process of compiling it's biennial directory of bluegrass resources in Europe. Included are contacts for bands, clubs, festivals, luthiers, promoters, radio stations, associations, publications and any other resources that might be germane.

  • Wichita Rutherford featured in PARADE Magazine

    The November 20, 2005 edition of PARADE Magazine carried a story about podcasting that featured our bluegrass podcasting superstar, Wichita Rutherford. The story was titled Now, Hear This and contained a lot of information about Wichita and about podcasting in