• More Cumberland River coming on Justified?

    At this past weekend's Pickin' In The Panhandle festival in West Virginia, we had a chance to speak with James Dean, banjo picker and vocalist with Cumberland River. The band has received a major leg up in their burgeoning career from

  • Day 2 at Pickin’ In The Panhandle

    We had big fun today at the Pickin' In The Panhandle festival. Just around noon, a real worm strangler hit the campground, which stopped the show for an hour or so. Things got re-started, but the rains returned time and again

  • Christmas in June for Rural Rhythm

    It was Christmas in June last week for a bevy of Rural Rhythm artists in Pineville, KY. They had assembled at Pineville's Bell Theater for the filming of Christmas: The Mountain Way, set to air on BlueHighways TV later this year.

  • Jamie Dean show launches on WSWV

    And speaking of Carrie Hassler... She is set to be the featured guest on tonight's debut edition of The Revolution, a new radio show on WSWV FM, hosted by Jamie Dean of Cumberland River. The station is located in Pennington Gap, VA, in the

  • Cumberland River and Justified on WNYC

    Cumberland River's Jamie Dean will be on WNYC's Soundcheck program Thursday afternoon, along with Greg Still, Music Supervisor for TNT's popular Justified series. The pair will visit with host John Schaefer to talk about the show, and of course the contributions

  • Cumberland River on Justified tonight

    This evening (1/17) marks the season debut of Justified on the FX television network. The show has been discussed several times at Bluegrass Today as its theme and soundtrack have incorporated bluegrass music since the program first launched in 2010. Prominent

  • New season – and new video – for Justified

    Kentucky's Cumberland River has profited handsomely from their close association with Justified, the FX network's popular television crime drama. The show is a modern-day western, set in notorious Harlan County, the band's hometown, and they had the opportunity to perform

  • Brad Gulley to Cumberland River

    Cumberland River has announced that Brad Gulley has joined the band on guitar. He will also provide lead and harmony vocals in the band. Brad comes by his talent naturally, as both of his parents are exceptional vocalists. His dad, Steve