• 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

  • Saturday at Grey Fox 2018

    Sam Bush at the 2018 Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival - photo © Tara Linhardt Saturday at Grey Fox is possibly the biggest day, full of everything you might think of for a festival, and then some. Music on the multiple stages,

  • Thursday report from Grey Fox 2018

    Billy Strings at Grey Fox 2018 - photo © Tara Linhardt Another stupendous year of music kicked off on the stages of Grey Fox on Thursday, July 19, but some folks had already been pickin' and grinnin' a while there on

  • Denver Snow – Flashback

    A super group of sorts, Flashback is essentially an offshoot of the revered bluegrass band, J.D. Crowe And The New South, absent its leader. The group’s current roster includes Don Rigsby (mandolin, vocals), Stuart Wyrick (banjo, vocals), Richard Bennett (guitar,

  • Soul Searching – Mountain Heart

    Mountain Heart has undergone considerable changes throughout their 20 year history, transitioning from a traditional bluegrass band to one whose broad sweep now includes not only bluegrass, but a hybrid grassicana sound that incorporates the wider berth of Americana as

  • Dreams – Twisted Pine

    Whenever a band releases a covers collection, it’s usually an indication that they needed a stopgap of some sort, a momentary respite prior to the planning of their next proper LP. Indeed, given the fact that Dreams is only the