• Complicated Man from J.M. Clifford

    J.M. Clifford hasn't followed the typical path to bluegrass artist success. The rising singer and songwriter teaches music in his native Brooklyn, NY, at both the elementary school and college level. From a home base in New York City, his

  • Karl F. Dieterichs passes

    Karl Dieterichs with his wife, Jackie - photo courtesy Kim Dieterichs Karl F. Dieterichs, who inspired and gave service to generations of bluegrass musicians and fans through his Bucks County Folk Music Shop in New Britain, PA, his Buck brand musical

  • Southbound Train video from Route 3

    Pinecastle Records has a new single from Missouri's Route 3, a compelling song written by guitarist Jason Jordan called Southbound Train. Given the title, you might expect another lonesome heartache, riding the rails type of number, but Southbound Train tells of

  • 2023 winners of Walnut Valley NewSong Showcase

    The 51st Walnut Valley Festival, going on now in Winfield, KS, has announced the winners of their NewSong Showcase, with both top prizes and alternates named in 10 separate song categories. In addition to hosting a large music festival that celebrates

  • Calling Me To Go from Self Rising Flour

    Finland's Self Rising Flour is back with a new single, the first from their upcoming second album, which like the last, willconsists of entirely original material written within the band. They play a distinctly traditional brand of bluegrass, which is