• Mark Hodges shows his generous side

    Anyone who has had dealings with Mountain Fever Records knows label head Mark Hodges to be a jovial fellow. A bear of a man, Mark is always quick with a quip, or a self-deprecating comment, and when he laughs you

  • Raining In Virginia from Breaking Grass

    Mississippi's Breaking Grass has released Raining In Virginia, a song written and sung by guitarist Cody Farrar, as a new single from their upcoming Mountain Fever album. It's the tale of of a lonesome hearted lover thinking regretfully of the one he left

  • Mountain Fever launches new Travianna label

    Mark Hodges and his Mountain Fever label have announced the formation of a new brand for releasing and promoting music outside the bluegrass realm. The Travianna Records imprint will cover the broader Americana genre, starting with Echo, today's debut album from

  • Breaking Grass to Mountain Fever

    Mountain Fever Records has announced the signing of Mississippi's Breaking Grass to the Virginia-based label. A new single from the band will drop in April, with a full CD of original music (their third) to follow in the Summer. Mark Hodges

  • Bluegrass Idol on The Plains

    The folks at Bluegrass On The Plains, held in Auburn, AL in late May, have come up with a clever variation on the storied festival band competition. Aping the popular Fox program, their contest will be billed as Bluegrass Idol,

  • New members, new label for Detour

    In one of the least well-kept secrets in SW Virginia, Detour has been recording recently at Mountain Fever Studio in Willis. The Michigan band broke out nationally in 2012 with their album, A Better Place, and speculation about a follow-up

  • Darrell Webb to Mountain Fever

    Over the past few years, no record label has been more aggressive in signing artists and releasing new projects than Mountain Fever Records. The small, independent label is based in Floyd County, VA and run by Mark Hodges, with help

  • Wait Is Over coming soon from Jett’s Creek

    Mountain Fever Records has announced October 15 as the release date for the long-awaited third album from Ohio's Jett's Creek. This project has been more than two years in production, under the steady hand of Clay Hess, and carries the unsurprising