• Bluegrass Boys from Tommy Webb

    Kindred Records has released a debut single from their next album by Kentuckian Tommy Webb. The song is called Bluegrass Boys, and it's bluesy, medium tempo number with a wicked groove about a group of good ol' boys who like to

  • Classical Masterpieces for Banjo from Mel Bay

    Mel Bay Publications in Missouri has released a new ebook that should be of interest to serious banjo players and students. Classical Masterpieces for Banjo offers excerpts of eight major classical works, and transcribes them for banjo in tablature. It's not

  • Blue Moon Rising to Wilson Pickins

    Wilson Pickin's Promotions has announced the signing of Blue Moon Rising to the agency. They will provide publicity and media services to the band, who have a new album coming soon on Mountain Fever Records. The six-piece band is based in

  • Frosty Foster to Amanda Cook Band

    This is a busy April for Amanda Cook. She has a new album, Point Of No Return, just released on Mountain Fever Records. And she and her husband are furiously packing for a move from Florida to southwestern Virginia early

  • John Eberle passes

    John Eberle, a mastering engineer of the highest order in Nashville, died April 12 at at Dickson Health and Rehab in Dickson, TN. He was 79 years of age. It would be impossible to overstate Eberle's importance in music industry circles.

  • Mountain Fever launches Morning Glory Music

    Mountain Fever Music Group in Riner, VA has announced the formation of a new label imprint for the company. Now, in addition to their bluegrass label, Mountain Fever Records, and their Americana/roots label, Travianna Records, they will also manage and

  • Bob Cornett passes

    Bob Cornett, a leader in bluegrass festival management in the eastern United States died on April 11. He was 89 years of age. Cornett and his family launched a number on festivals that are still in operation. In 1974 he and