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Dom Flemons on WAMU’s Bluegrass Country


Dom Flemons performs “James” in the Washington, DC studios of WAMU’s Bluegrass Country. To view more videos like this, visit and subscribe to our YouTube channel.

Robbie Fulks on The Al Steiner Show

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Robbie Fulks joins host Al Steiner for a live in-studio session on Tuesday, October 28 at 2 pm ET.

He’ll perform songs from his newest release Gone Away Backward.

The John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band on The Lee Michael Demsey Show

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The John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band join host Lee Michael Demsey for a live in-studio session on Thursday, October 23 at 3 pm ET.

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  • Brandon Bowles passes

    bb_thBrandon “BB” Bowles, a well-known face in the North Carolina/Virginia bluegrass scene, died Sunday, October 19, in a car accident in Davie County, North Carolina. Bowles, 32, of Rural Hall, NC, was returning home from a friend’s house about 1:00 a.m. when he was hit by […]

  • Ken Scoggins suffers heart attack

    scoggins_thKen Scoggins, bluegrass singer, songwriter, bandleader and Old Homestead recording artist, suffered a heart attack on Sunday (10/19) after having run a half marathon earlier in the day. He was admitted to the ICU at the Grand Strand Medical center in Myrtle Beach, though it is […]

  • Tony Rice model from Elliott Capos

    rice_capo_thA new limited-edition, hand-crafted Tony Rice signature guitar capo from Elliott Capos is now available. Made from hand polished stainless steel, they are offered in four widths, and each has Tony’s signature engraved along one of the arms. Only 1951 will be created, a tribute to […]

  • Peghead Nation hits its stride

    peghead_nation_thOnline learning has become the most recent revolution in the education world. Over the past few years it is possible to obtain a college degree studying on your computer, and home school families have embraced cyber classrooms to bring expertise in more advanced subject matter to […]

  • Sarah Harris talks Trinity River Band

    sarah_harris_thDuring IBMA week, Daniels Mullins had a nice chat with Sarah Harris about her family group, Trinity River Band, and their new Christmas album, On A Morning Like This.  

  • Shelby Means departs Della Mae

    shelby_thShelby Means, who has been playing bass with Della Mae this past two and a half years, has announced this weekend that she will be leaving the group. She will accompany the Dellas on their upcoming State Department tour as her final hurrah. Her absence […]

  • Paul Craft passes

    craft_thNashville songwriter Paul Craft, who had a brief career in bluegrass, died this morning after being ill the past few weeks. Craft had been hospitalized just hours after being inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame on October 5. He was 76 years old. As […]

  • Larry Cordle talks All Star Duets

    cord_thMightyCord Records has released a trio of videos from Larry Cordle where he discusses the first few tracks from his upcoming All Star Duets CD. In each, Larry talks about the genesis of the song, all ones he has written, and how he got it into the hands of the country […]

  • Behind The Mic with Orin Friesen

    orin_thFor some DJs, radio is a casual weekend hobby. For others, it’s a career. For Midwest native Orin Friesen, who celebrates his fiftieth year in radio this month, it’s been a lifelong passion. “I can’t remember when I wasn’t interested in radio,” he says. It […]

  • Thalia Capos coming soon

    thalia_thHow many times have you thought up an idea for a “better mousetrap,” envisioning a new product or a product enhancement that might find a niche in the marketplace? Perhaps you were out fishing when a design for a better lure popped up… or working in […]

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