• Coffee At Midnight off to a great start

    Nothin' Fancy fiddler Chris Sexton's solo CD, Coffee At Midnight, which was released in October of 2005, is generating some great press, and selling well ahead of early expectations. Pinecastle Records reports that the CD is already ranked as the

  • New Alecia Nugent CD available

    We mentioned last week in The GrassCast episode #17 that Alecia Nugent's sophomore release for Rounder Records, A Little Girl...A Big Four-Lane was set to hit the street on February 28, 2006. Alecia discussed in her GrassCast interview (listen online)

  • Butch Baldassari Online Video Instruction

    Butch Baldassari has announced that he is experimenting with realtime mandolin lessons over the internet via webcasting. He's planning both private and group lessons and will be hosting the sessions from his teaching facility in Nashville, TN using MSN-Messenger. To

  • Rebel catalog now on iTunes

    Rebel Records announced on Friday (2/24) that their entire catalog is now available for digital download from Apple's iTunes Music Store. Every current, in-print release can be purchased via iTunes, as well as a few out of print titles. Rebel

  • New CD from Bluegrass & Beyond

    We got a note from Randy Culler with Bluegrass & Beyond that their debut CD, Livin' A Dream, is now available. The band is based in Southwest VA/Northwest NC and they specialize in traditional bluegrass and gospel music. Audio samples are

  • Curly Seckler and James King

    Anyone who caught the James King Band performance at SPBGMA earlier this month in Nashville enjoyed seeing bluegrass legend Curly Seckler join them on stage. We have recently learned that Curly will also be a guest vocalist on the next