• Time to Shake Things Up at IBMA

    At one point during Wednesday night’s announcement of nominees for this year’s IBMA awards, Jim Lauderdale caught himself reading the choices for female vocalist of...

  • 2013 IBMA Award nominees

    The nominees for the 2013 International Bluegrass Music Awards have been announced this evening in Nashville. Awards will be presented on September 26 at the Duke Energy Center...

  • KET announces 2013 Jubilee schedule

    Kentucky Educational Television has released the schedule for the 2013 season of Jubilee, their live acoustic and bluegrass music program. This entire season is taken from...

  • Almost Heaven in Tennessee

    For the past four years, my wife Valerie and I have enjoyed a mid-winter infusion of bluegrass by attending the annual SPBGMA convention in Nashville....

  • LocalGrass – Bellamy Hardware

    If you’ve ever visited the small town of Surgoinsville, Tennessee and traveled down Main Street, you probably didn’t pay much attention to the modest old...

  • 2012 IBMA Award Nominees

    The nominees for the 2012 International Bluegrass Music Awards have been announced. Awards will be distributed at the gala IBMA Awards show on September 27, held at the...