• Travelers Rest – Foreign Landers

    The Foreign Landers are a musical duo consisting of husband and wife, David and Tabitha Benedict. As evidenced in their first full length release, Travelers Rest, the pair are adept at playing, singing, and writing songs within multiple genres. All but one

  • Radioactive – Jason Barie

    Jason Barie's 2019 release, Pieces, was highly regarded by bluegrass fans for its all-star guests, along with material that was firmly rooted in traditional stylings. Barie's latest effort Radioactive successfully repeats that formula, but with an arguably stronger song selection than the previous project. The recording opens

  • Railroad Town – Jr Williams

    Jr Williams could deservedly be called a purist. He stays true to bluegrass basics, and sources his much of his material from vintage sources. Having performed in bluegrass bands for over 35 years — most notably as a member of

  • Big Bass Bluegrass & BBQ in Florida

    Ralph Stanley II & The Clinch Mountain Boys at Big Bass Bluegrass & BBQ - photo © Bill Warren Four or five years ago the city of Inverness, Florida decided to host a bass fishing tournament, which has been a successful

  • Nålauget – Strengeplukk

    Since their formation in 2015, the Norwegian based Strengeplukk has grown to be an acclaimed and steadily active ensemble in the Scandinavian bluegrass community. Their third studio release, Nålauget, not only demonstrates their prowess as singers and players, but also their depth

  • Self-titled – Ogden Heart

    Ogden Heart’s eponymous debut album shares an upbeat and exuberant sound that rings with reverence for their roots as well as an appealing country sensibility. "These are the songs of my younger days," Isabel Humphreys sings on the aptly titled

  • Lovin’ of the Game – Michael Cleveland

    Michael Cleveland is generally associated with fiery, traditional-leaning fiddle playing - often the faster and more attention-grabbing, the better. While his latest album from Compass Records, Lovin’ of the Game, goes a long way to continue showcasing his expertise at