• Snow White Memories – Irene Kelley

    Unlike the title of the album and the cover photo suggests, Snow White Memories from singer/songwriter Irene Kelley is not a holiday album, but a contemporary bluegrass recording filled with gorgeous original material from start to finish. The opening track, Wild Mountain Stream, contains lots

  • Yeehaw Music Fest 2023

    Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder at the 2023 Yeehaw Music Fest - photo © Bill Warren The Okeechobee County Agri-Civic Center is a really good venue for a bluegrass festival. The music and fans proved it Friday and Saturday at the

  • Hold On – Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen

    With seven albums to his credit, both on his own and with others, Frank Solivan and his band Dirty Kitchen — Solivan (vocals, mandolin, guitar, violin), Mike Munford (banjo), Chris Luquette (guitar), and Jeremy Middleton (bass) — have ascended to

  • Thursday at the 2023 Yeehaw Music Fest

    Sideline at the 2023 Yeehaw Music Fest in Florida - photo © Bill Warren Evans Media Source has kicked off their second festival of 2023 with the Yeehaw Music Fest, held at the Okeechobee Agri-Civic Center in beautiful Okeechobee, Florida. Once again,

  • Lowdown Hoedown – Jason Carter

    Bluegrass is one of the few musical genres where sidemen receive recognition amongst its fanbase. From its earliest years, enthusiasts revered the playing of supporting musicians such as Paul Warren, Josh Graves, and George Shuffler among others. In modern times,

  • Into the Wild Mystic Mountain – Charlie Treat

    Charlie Treat’s rural upbringing in New England obviously left an indelible impression on him, given his reverence for timeless music gleaned from a traditional tapestry. Treat cites Woody Guthrie, Hank Williams, Bill Monroe, and Flatt & Scruggs as primary influences,

  • 2023 Jekyll Island Bluegrass Festival

    Wyatt Ellis with Bobby Osborne at the 2023 Jekyll Island fest - photo © Bill Warren The 2023 edition of the Jekyll Island Bluegrass Festival is in the books, and it was a good one. Ernie and Debi Evans with Evans

  • Lost & Alone – Junior Sisk

    Junior Sisk has long since proven his prowess as one of the most credible and creative voice in the current bluegrass continuum. After all, he's been making music since the age of 14 and opening original material since the early