• Blues Around My Cabin – Flashback

    Reunion bands are cool, right? The Bluegrass Album Band back together in Asheville, NC, a few years back, was certainly awesome, and a Johnson Mountain Boys reunion might just be my dream bluegrass concert (HINT, HINT). However, reunions usually take

  • John Henry Holliday from Flashback

    Pinecastle Records has dropped a single this week from Flashback, the first from their next album, Blues Around My Cabin, expected in early spring. This one offers a bit of historical fiction from guitarist Richard Bennet in a story about 19th

  • Denver Snow – Flashback

    A super group of sorts, Flashback is essentially an offshoot of the revered bluegrass band, J.D. Crowe And The New South, absent its leader. The group’s current roster includes Don Rigsby (mandolin, vocals), Stuart Wyrick (banjo, vocals), Richard Bennett (guitar,

  • Merry Christmas from Flashback

    Flashback has joined the ranks of bluegrass artists releasing new Christmas music this year. While hard at work this month tracking for a new Pinecastle project in 2018, they cut two others with a Yuletide flavor. One is a stately, acoustic

  • Phil Leadbetter leaving Flashback

    Several years ago, Knoxville reso-man Phil Leadbetter organized a reunion concert for the edition of J.D. Crowe & The New South that had recorded the 1994 album, Flashback. The original recording featured Phil on reso-guitar, Richard Bennett on guitar, Don

  • Flashback to Wilson Pickins

    Flashback, a band consisting of former members of J.D. Crowe & The New South, are the latest members of the Wilson Pickins family. The company, managed by Melanie Wilson, offers publicity, management, and booking services to a large stable of

  • Foxhounds and Fiddles from Flashback

    J. D. Crowe is gone from the stage, but his music and his influence remain constant, both in terms of songs that remain in regular rotation on the bluegrass airwaves and of ex-band members who continue to make music shaped