Staff Directory

Bluegrass Today is managed by a dedicated staff, along with a number of highly-qualified part time correspondents and graphic artists.

Terry Herd – CEO / Co-founder

Terry Herd is the founder of the Bluegrass Radio Network and host of  Into The Blue®, America’s largest and longest running bluegrass radio syndication.

more….


John Lawless – Editor / Co-founder

John had served as primary author and editor for The Bluegrass Blog from its launch in 2006 until being folded into Bluegrass Today in September of 2011.

more….


David Morris – Correspondent

David Morris is a Washington, D.C.-based journalist, songwriter and upright bass player.

more….


Richard F. Thompson – Correspondent

Richard F Thompson is a long-standing free-lance writer about bluegrass music matters.

more….


Chris Jones – Columnist

Chris contributes a weekly column, which draws on both his encyclopedic knowledge of bluegrass music and his dry sense of humor.

more….


John GoadJohn Goad – Special Bluegrass Correspondent

John is a student at East Tennessee State University where he is pursuing dual majors in history and bluegrass music.

more….


Frank Baker – Photographer

Frank has always been interested in photography, taking his little Kodak along to a local country music park and photographing his favorite 60’s country artists.

more….


Dick Bowden – Correspondent

Dick Bowden is a very traditional bluegrass picker and fan from New England, who makes occasional contributions to Bluegrass Today representing the old timers’ viewpoints.

more….