• Chris Thile trivia contest on MySpace

    We have posted recently about the upcoming solo project from Nickel Creek mandolinist/vocalist Chris Thile. The CD is entitled, How To Grow A Woman From The Ground, and will be released September 12 on Sugar Hill Records. Chris assembled a

  • Adam Steffey – Grateful

    In 2001 Adam Steffey released a solo project entitled Grateful, on Mountain Home Records. It sold out and was unavailable for a time, but has now been brought back to retail. Grateful includes Steffey, 4 time IBMA Mandolin Player of

  • A Stop In SouthPort Towne

    Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road have just released a new CD, A Stop In SouthPort Towne , on Blue Circle Records. Produced by Steve Dilling and Lorraine Jordan, this is the band's sophomore release. The musicians on the project include

  • Del McCoury Band heading to the UK

    The Del McCoury Band will spend the second half of July touring in the British Isles, with 7 shows during that time in England, Scotland and Ireland. Fans in the UK will have a chance to see this powerful and

  • Lewis Family on CMT in July

    When we first announced the imminent release of The Lewis Family's new CD, Flying High, we mentioned that CMT had filmed some of the recording sessions for an upcoming edition of their CMT Insider program. The show has been scheduled to

  • Sam Bush The Gibson Interview

    We have previously reported to you about the new CD release from mando master Sam Bush, Laps In Seven, so I won't go into detail. But I will point you toward what Gibson calls it's Backstage Pass series. It's an

  • Del McCoury – News Roundup

    Here's a couple links to news stories I found about The Del McCoury Band's new CD, Promised Land. NPR : 'Promised Land': Del McCoury's Gospel Bluegrass NPR: Crossing Over The Threshold of Bluegrass Blogcritics.org: most promising sounding new ablum

  • Doyle Lawson – National Heritage Fellowship

    The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) just announced the 2006 recipients of the NEA National Heritage Fellowships. Doyle Lawson has been named one of this years recipients. Lawson will travel to Washington, DC for a September 13th banquet honoring

  • Rhonda Vincent on XM

    Rhonda Vincent will be the guest this week on Kyle Cantrell's Studio Special program, which runs on XM Satellite Radio's Bluegrass Junction (Channel 14). Each week Kyle welcomes a guest into the studio for interviews and live performance. Rhonda and The