• Don Dilling passes

    If you know Steve Dilling, banjoist with Sideline, then chances are you know his devoted parents, Don and Linda Dilling of Garner, NC. They have been his biggest fans, strongest supporters, and beloved family and were ever present at festivals,

  • Ben James to Dailey & Vincent

    Dailey & Vincent have announced the addition of Ben James to their touring band. Ben just completed his final show with Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver last night in Georgia. The 25 year old guitarist will start his new gig next week

  • I’ll Be Lovin’ You from Greg Blake

    Turnberry Records has released a new single for Greg Blake from his upcoming release with the label, People, Places & Songs. It's the song I'll Be Lovin' You. Blake says that the song carries the sort of confirming and forward-looking message

  • John Viers passes

    John Viers, a popular and prominent banjo banjo in southwestern Virginia, has died. He passed away on November 21 at 78 years of age. Born John Thomas Viers in 1943 in Hiwassee, VA, he started playing banjo in the third grade

  • David Surette passes

    David Surette, beloved New England guitarist, mandolinist, singer, and songwriter, died December 20 following a six year battle with cancer. He was 58 years of age. Surette was well known among players, students, and fans of old time and bluegrass music,

  • Kyle Windbeck and Andy Buckner to Sideline

    Sideline has announced two new members of the group heading into 2022. This is to replace bassist and founding member, Jason Moore, who passed away suddenly just before Thanksgiving, and guitarist Jacob Greer, who left to stay closer to home. The