• Jeff Autry signs with Turnberry Records

    Jeff Autry - photo © Dorothy St Claire Photography Veteran bluegrass guitarist Jeff Autry has signed with Turnberry Records to release his next solo project, Acoustic Swing, a grass-infused collection of bebop and swing standards. A native of just near Athens, Georgia,

  • Jeff Autry suffers a stroke

    Veteran bluegrass guitarist Jeff Autry suffered a stroke a week ago, and while he has recovered some function since, he still has reduced facility on the right side of his body. He is recovering now at his home in Georgia. For

  • Great Alaskan Fish ‘n Pick debuts in 2016

    If there's one main thing that unites bluegrass lovers outside of the music, it could well be fishing. Get a handful of pickers together and the conversation is likely to slide towards a variety of outdoor sports activities, with hunting

  • Swift Enterprises to sponsor Edgar Loudermilk

    More news this week from The Edgar Loudermilk Band, featuring Jeff Autry. It has been announced this morning that Swift Enterprises, a trucking company based in Cleveland, TN, will sponsor Edgar and Jeff on the road this year. Company owner Gregory Swift is

  • Edgar Loudermilk to Pinecastle

    Pinecastle Records has signed Edgar Loudermilk to the label, with plans for a new album to be released next year. Of late, Edgar had been touring and recording with Dave Adkins in the Adkins & Loudermilk band, but both partners are

  • Dave Adkins has Nothing to Lose

    Some bluegrass folks are just meant to sing together. Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent. Dale Ann Bradley and Steve Gulley. And a seemingly endless string of brothers, from the Delmores to the Gibsons. Add to that list Dave Adkins and Edgar

  • YMSB and the McCourys in Charlottesville

    As Mother Nature was bearing down on Central Virginia Tuesday night, we found the perfect way to keep warm at The Jefferson Theater in Charlottesville, VA. Warming up the stage to a sold out crowd was the sizzling combination of the