• Blue Moon Rising Reunion Band

    Blue Moon Rising has been recording and performing bluegrass music now for 15 years, and over this time, they've released 6 strong records with a wealth of fine original material. And founder Chris West has something special in store for

  • Blue Moon Rising reunion shows

    Blue Moon Rising, who had earned the reputation of the best kept secret in bluegrass for many years, is planning a set of reunion shows with original members in the latter part of 2014. Headed now by guitarist Chris West, and touring

  • Blue Moon Rising to Class Act

    Class Act Entertainment has announced the signing of Blue Moon Rising for exclusive representation. The band consists of Chris West on guitar, Brandon Bostic on reso-guitar, David Mowell on mandolin, Travis Anderson on bass, and Rusty Ferrell on banjo. Their 6th CD,

  • Blue Side of the Moon – Blue Moon Rising

    Although they have been through numerous personnel changes in just over a decade as a band, Blue Moon Rising has consistently released albums full of well-written modern traditional bluegrass tunes. With their latest album (their sixth as a band), Blue

  • Colder December from Blue Moon Rising

    Ahead of the May 28 release of Blue Side Of The Moon, Blue Moon Rising has released a single to radio through Airplay Direct. Colder December was written by Tony and David Mowell with Cory Wharton, and performed by the current edition

  • David Mowell to Blue Moon Rising

    Here's a bluegrass riddle for you: how do you change three pickers in your lineup, with only one new member? Blue Moon Rising has pulled off this amazing switcheroo with an announcement this morning. OK... I may have overdramatized things just a bit.

  • My Sittin’ Window video

    Rural Rhythm Records has released a video for the song My Sittin' Window from Blue Moon Rising's latest album, Strange New World. It was produced and directed by Clint Keller and features on-screen performances by band members Chris West, Tony Mowell and

  • Wednesday – Bluegrass is Alive and Well

    It’s hard to tell if attendees to the Wednesday morning showcase were there for the talent or for the free brunch. Whatever drew them, the crowd left fully satisfied. After all, what’s better than free food and bluegrass? Even while the buffet line