Ryan Paisley with Rhonda Vincent at the 2019 Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival - photo by Frank Baker The first time I saw Ryan Paisley on stage, I thought it was a gimmick. A cute gimmick, but a gimmick nonetheless. It was 2011, at
Track Premiere: That’s Why I’m Lonesome from Danny Paisley
With the release of his third album for Patuxent Music, That's Why I'm Lonesome, Danny Paisley builds on his solidly established reputation as a specialist in powerful, unadorned and intense traditional bluegrass music. This release features a mixture of old
Danny Paisley talks about his father’s guitar
Danny Paisley playing his father Bob's 1949 D-18 - photo by Marla Singleton Katy Daley is starting a new series where she talks with musicians who have been entrusted with the care of an instrument that had already made bluegrass history
Free bluegrass coming to Phoenix
Bluegrass lovers in and around Phoenix, AZ will get a treat when Porter Barn Wood celebrates a Grand Opening with their 1st Annual Bluegrass Festival at the 7th Street location. From 10:00 a.m. 'till 6:00 p.m. on November 5, there will
Old Tone Roots Music Festival report
The Old Tone Roots Music Festival in North Hillsdale, New York just had its first three day festival this last weekend. Old Tone is definitely in my picks for best festivals of the region for sure. It is set in
Still more photos from Delaware Valley 2016
Gallery #3 from Frank Baker with his images from the 2016 Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival. At least one more yet to come.
August 2016 in Gettysburg
Once again, we were fortunate to have Frank Baker at the August 2016 Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival in Pennsylvania to capture images of the festivities. Here's his first of several installments.
Danny Paisley releases Weary River
Danny Paisley started playing bluegrass music over 40 years ago; he started young, he stresses. Initially that was with his long-time buddy TJ Lundy as the duo played with Ted Lundy and Danny’s father Bob Paisley. Danny played with the
Still more photos from Delaware Valley 2015
Here's another of Frank Baker's galleries from the 2015 Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival, with at least one more to go.
Last batch from Gettysburg, August 2015
Here is Frank Baker's final gallery of images from the August 2015 Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival. We'll have his photos from the Delaware Valley festival after Labor Day.