• More Gettysburg photos

    Here is another fine gallery of Frank Baker's photos taken at the Fall Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival last weekend. These capture sets from Chris Jones & the Nightdrivers and Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver. Speaking of Chris Jones... we are delighted that Chris

  • New Chris Jones compilation in September

    Seeing news about our photo coverage of the Red, White and Bluegrass festival prompted a note from Chris Jones and the Night Drivers as they were headed to Morganton yesterday for their fourth consecutive year of teaching and performing at

  • 35 years of Special C on video

    Back on October 23rd, Special Consensus celebrated their 35th year of performing bluegrass music from their home base of Chicago, IL. Through all these years, the only constant has been banjo picker Greg Cahill, who has managed the band since its

  • Christmas single from Chris Jones

    Wow... It's a real Christmas bluegrass bonanza in 2010! Ir seems like every few days that a new single is released this holiday season from bluegrass artists. We joked a few weeks back that there may be a need for a

  • What You Do from Chris Jones

    A third single from the latest Chris Jones & The Night Drivers CD is being released to radio today through Airplay Direct. The song is What You Do, yet another example of Jone's trademark style: clever songwriting with a relaxed vocal

  • Curling and bluegrass music?

    Did you think that bluegrass music would somehow escape curling-mania? Chris Jones, Sirius-XM radio host and fearless leader of Chris Jones & The Night Drivers, contacted us with the news that his latest CD, Cloud of Dust, is now available on

  • More On Wednesday Night at IBMA

    I heartily second John's comment about being too busy to post showcase reviews in a timely manner. But even if this is late, these bands are still very worthy of mention. As it happens, each of the groups I watched

  • Cloud Of Dust on Sirius-XM

    Regular Sirius-XM host Chris Jones will be in an unfamiliar position tomorrow when he is interviewed tomorrow on Bluegrass Junction (Sirius 65, XM 14). Chris is a regular host for their bluegrass music programming, but on Wednesday (8/26) he'll be in

  • Chris & Ned from Norway

    Starting tomorrow (7/16), Bluegrass Junction goes European. Sirius-XM hosts Chris Jones and Ned Luberecki will be spending the next few days broadcasting from Norway. Both are at the Ris??r Bluegrass Workshop and Festival in Ris??r, Norway, performing at the fest and