Americana hero Jim Lauderdale has released a new single, Last Resort, recorded with bluegrass neo-traditionalists, The Po' Ramblin' Boys. As you might expect, it's done in the old time way, with the strong Stanley vibe in which the Boys excel.
The Po’ Ramblin’ Boys with Jim Lauderdale in Asheville
Jim Lauderdale and The Po' Ramblin' Boys at The White Horse - photo by Steve Wittenberg/MeanPony Productions This past Saturday night (July 9) saw a humdinger of a show at The White Horse in Black Mountain, NC which featured The Po'
Track Premiere: Whittling Away from Angus Gill, with Jim Lauderdale
Angus Gill is a young singer/songwriter from New South Wales in Australia, whose 4th studio album, The Scrapbook, is dedicated to his love of bluegrass music. He wrote and recorded the music during the recent COVID-19 shutdowns, many of which
When Carolina Comes Home Again – Jim Lauderdale
With some 30 plus albums to his credit, it would be easy to label Jim Lauderdale’s latest, When Carolina Comes Home Again, as simply the most recent in an ongoing series of efforts that have marked his overly ambitious three
Jim Lauderdale returns to his roots with a new bluegrass album
Jim Lauderdale is nothing if not prodigious. And prolific. Over the course of his 40 year career, it hasn’t been uncommon to find him releasing several albums simultaneously, and multiple recordings in the span of a single year. He’s achieved
Cackalacky video from Jim Lauderdale
When Carolina Comes Home Again, the upcoming album from Americana superstar Jim Lauderdale, is an all bluegrass project, dedicated to his home state of North Carolina. Set to hit March 27 on Yep Roc Records, it includes collaborations with fellow
Del and Jim to host the 2019 IBMA Awards show
The IBMA has announced today that Del McCoury and Jim Lauderdale will serve as hosts for the 2019 International Bluegrass Music Awards show. This 30th annual edition of the awards show, which involves live musical performances, plus the announcement and distribution
An Unearthed Gem from Lauderdale and White
Jim Lauderdale’s newest record is also his oldest. Like a treasure unearthed from a time capsule, it’s a perfectly preserved artifact from a particular point in time, in this case 1979. The short history of the Yep Roc CD, Jim Lauderdale and
Track Premiere: A New Old Record from Lauderdale and White
(Editor’s Note: This article is drawn from an interview the author conducted for his radio show, Songwriter Showcase, which will debut next month at bluegrasscountry.org.) Jim Lauderdale and Roland White have a pile of records between them. Lauderdale alone just passed
More Baker photos from Wide Open Bluegrass
Here's one more gallery of Frank Baker's images from last weekend's Wide Open Bluegrass celebration in Raleigh.