• KCTM bluegrass band bound for China

    On Friday, a bluegrass band from the Kentucky Center for Traditional Music at Morehead State University will depart for a tour of the People's Republic of China. This is the third time that students from the program have been invited

  • MSU band performance on video

    Musicians in the Kentucky Center for Traditional Music at Morehead State University performed for the school's President's Concert on the Lawn last week. Their fifty minute set was recorded, and thanks to the folks at MoreheadMusic.com, here it is for you to

  • Last of the Breed: The Dave Evans Story

    We heard yesterday from Red Line Studios, the folks creating the upcoming Dave Evans documentary film, Last of the Breed: The Dave Evans Story. Work on the film is well underway, which will cover Dave's rough and tumble life from childhood up

  • Raymond McLain and Mike Stevens

    The quick review was contributed by Ken G. Brown, who we hope will become one of our new correspondents when we launch our expanded new site later this year. Fiddle and harmonica might not seem like enough instruments to create a

  • I’m Going Back To Old Kentucky #79

    From October 1, 2010 through to the end of September 2011, we will, each day, celebrate the life of Bill Monroe by sharing information about him and those people who are associated with his life and music career. This information

  • Peter Rowan Bluegrass Band on Woodsongs

    Peter Rowan and his bluegrass band - which we profiled during IBMA week - was a recent guest on the Woodsongs Old Time Radio Hour. They performed selections from the new album, Legacy, from the Peter Rowan Bluegrass Band. Rowan, celebrated

  • Raymond McLain interview in Bristol Herald

    The Bristol Herald Courier, which covers Bristol Tennessee and Virginia, plus the nearby cities of Johnson City and Jonesborough, TN, had a piece last Monday about the changing of the guard at East Tennessee State University's Bluegrass, Old Time &

  • Don Rigsby in 2010

    Don Rigsby will be starting off the new year with a new focus in his career. This award-winning singer and mandolinist had spent the past 8 years as the Director of the Kentucky Center for Traditional Music at Morehead State University