• Skype guitar lessons with Russ Barenberg

    Nashville flatpicker Russ Barenberg is accepting private guitar students online. Guitarists anywhere in the world can sign up for lessons using Skype, free software that enables two-way video/audio chat. You can download Skype, but will need a video-enabled computer and either

  • Traditional vs Progressive with Russ Barenberg

    It seems the debate over what constitues 'traditional bluegrass' and what should be labeled 'progressive bluegrass' has no end. Stack on top of that, the debate over how much 'progressive' bluegrass should be allowed at a certain festival or event,

  • Russ Barenberg on WPLN today

    Sorry for the last minute notice on this... Flatpicker supreme Russ Barenberg will be the guest on today's (8/21) edition of Live in Studio C on Nashville's WPLN FM. The show airs each Tuesday at 11:06 a.m. Nashville time (noon eastern),

  • Russ Barenberg CD due June 26

    Fans of the eclectic string music scene that emanated from New England in the 1970s and 80s will surely recall being enthralled by the acoustic guitar work of Russ Barenberg. He was a member of Country Cooking with Tony Trischka,