• Thursday at the Milan Bluegrass Festival

    Summer Brooke & The Mountain Faith Band at the 2018 Milan Bluegrass Festival - photo © Bill Warren Thursday at the Milan Bluegrass Festival opened with the strong bluegrass sound of Hammertowne. This group always brings a top shelf show to

  • Weekend scene at FloydFest Wild ’18

    Matt Cornette with The Lil Smokies at FloydFest 2018 - photo by Teresa Gereaux Saturday and Sunday of FloydFest 2018 brought several bluegrass groups to the Dreaming Creek Main Stage. On Saturday, South Hill Banks and Horseshoes and Hand Grenades kicked

  • Cover Story – Love Canon

    Cover Story, the 4th album from Virginia's Love Canon, is among the most interesting releases we have covered at Bluegrass Today. It's not really a bluegrass record in the traditional sense of the word, or even an exhibition of bluegrass

  • Weekend photos from Marshall Bluegrass Festival

    Deadwood at the 2018 Marshall Bluegrass Festival - photo © Bill Warren Friday at the Marshall Bluegrass Festival brought the band Deadwood to the stage, now celebrating their 40th anniversary. Larry Efaw brought the Bluegrass Mountaineers back to the Marshall stage

  • Ida Clare’s self-titled album

    Though the cover art pictures a woman who resembles a cross between Rosie the Riveter and Ellie May Clampett, it mostly serves as a reminder that neither books nor albums can be judged by their covers. Ida Clare is a

  • Sunday at Grey Fox 2018

    Kids Academy students on stage at the 2018 Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival - photo © Tara Linhardt Sunday of Grey Fox 2018 saw the stage show launch with a Gospel set by The Dry Branch Fire Squad. Then the scholarship recipients for this

  • Music kicks off at FloydFest 2018

    South Hill Banks at FloydFest 2018 - photo by Teresa Gereaux FloydFest '18 is under way. Weather has been great so far and all sorts of musical options await for the rest of the weekend. The first days have included several