• Cia Cherryholmes and Sherri Clark

    Since Cherryholmes announced their unexpected dissolution in January, the bluegrass world has been rife with rumors and speculation. Will the kids reform without mom and dad? Perhaps they will all go on to work with other groups? Well, we have an answer

  • Dove award nominations announced

    The Gospel Music Association has announced the nominees for the 2011 Dove Awards. The winners will be announced during their gala awards show on Easter Sunday (4/24) in Atlanta, GA. There are two specific bluegrass categories: Bluegrass Recorded Song of the

  • Cherryholmes bites the dust

    Cherryholmes, who we have watched grow from a cute family band to top-level bluegrass entertainers in the past ten years, has announced that they are hanging it up this Spring. In an announcement cross-posted this afternoon on the Cherryholmes and Skaggs

  • Bluegrass Grammy news

    The nominees for the 53rd Grammy Awards were announced last night, with a number of bluegrass artists prominent on the list, even outside the bluegrass category. Dierks Bentley received a Best Country Album nomination for his Up On The Ridge CD,

  • IBMA Tuesday showcase: Cherryholmes

    This post is a contribution from Mike Reed, one of our 2010 IBMA correspondents. Photos for this post come from Roy Swann. The kids are growing up. Cherryholmes (Jere Cherryholmes - bass, Sandy Cherryholmes - mandolin & guitar, Cia Cherryholmes - banjo,

  • Two great performances from Woodsongs

    The Woodsongs Old-Time Radio Hour has featured both up-and-coming and established bluegrass acts for as long as they have been on the air. What started as a simple radio program in Lexington, KY - hosted by folksinger Michael Jonathan -

  • Cherryholmes On The Streets

    Cherryholmes will be appearing on GAC TV this week, promoting their latest CD Cherryholmes IV Common Threads. Look for them on the On The Streets program, airing on Tuesday June 15 at 1:00 and 9:00 p.m. (EDT), and again several more

  • Bluegrass and acoustic music from CMA on WSM

    WSM radio in Nashville will be broadcasting live this weekend from CMA Fest 2010. They will carry all of the live performances from the Durango Boots Acoustic Corner Stage at the Nashville Convention Center, starting this morning (6/10) at 11:00

  • Cherryholmes hit the radio this week

    Cherryholmes is taking the music from Cherryholmes IV Common Threads, their upcoming CD, to the radio airwaves this week, in advance of its June 1 release on Skaggs Family Records. They will be on tonight's Tuesday Opry (4/27), and on

  • Free track from Cherryholmes IV

    Skaggs Family Records is offering a free track download from the upcoming Cherryholmes CD, Cherryholmes IV Common Threads. The track is Live It, the first single from the new album, featuring the plaintive voice of Molly Cherryholmes, the youngest of