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Whiskey Shivers – Friday I’m In Love

The Whiskey Shivers perform their version of The Cure’s “Friday I’m In Love” live on The Ramona Martinez Show.

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5/8, 1:00 PM: Hilary Dirlam performs live on the Old Time Jam.

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Bluegrass Country Celebrates 40 years of Stained Glass Bluegrass

Larry Stephenson

You are invited to attend an intimate concert to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Stained Glass Bluegrass, featuring the show’s host, Gary Henderson, and The Larry Stephenson Band.

To purchase tickets, visit: https://bgcstainglass40th.eventbrite.com

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  • New members elected to IBMA Board

    ibma_thWhen the Board of Directors of the International Bluegrass Music Association meets next week in Nashville, three new Directors will be seated. They were elected in a special election to fill the seats of Board members who resigned late last year. Chosen by the members […]

  • James King and his liver transplant

    james_thFans and followers of James King know that it’s been hard times up and down the road of late for the bluegrass balladeer. The past year has found him in and out of hospitals since being admitted while on the road in May 2014 for […]

  • Artist2Artist: Andy Statman – What is it to be Ferocious?

    statman_thYou know what drives me nuts? It’s pretty simple. It’s for me to be on stage and play a fiddle note that is not good quality. Mind you, it can be one note in thousands — or it can be a bunch of poorly delivered […]

  • Bob Webster is back on Air 

    bob_webster_thThose of us who remember with fondness Bob Webster’s stint on WAMU will be pleased to know that he is back on air. Webster has joined the crew at Rockingham County Radio for his own three hour program commencing at noon this Wednesday, May 6, […]

  • Luke Munday to Marty Raybon

    luke_munday_thMarty Raybon has announced Luke Monday as his new banjo player with Full Circle. Luke has actually been out with Marty for the past few months, but now it’s official. This is Munday’s second stint with Marty, and he is really psyched for the opportunity. “I’m really excited […]

  • IBMA issues call for submissions for 2nd film festival

    ibma_thThe International Bluegrass Music Association has issued a call for submissions to their second Bluegrass Film Festival, to be held during the World of Bluegrass/Wide Open Bluegrass week in Raleigh, NC from September 29-October 3. Two featured films will be shown both during the World of […]

  • Brown County Red video from IIIrd Tyme Out

    3to_thWhen Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out taped a show for Bluegrass Underground earlier this year, a couple of audience videos popped up, including this clip of Brown County Red, a radio single that just debuted at #1 on our Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Chart. It’s an […]

  • Backstep Blues from Tellico

    tellico_thAsheville, NC has produced some of the most interesting new sounds in the modern bluegrass and old time music scene of late. Something about the community there is drawing creative people, and clumping them together to make string band music that pushes boundaries while holding on […]

  • Boston Town video from Della Mae

    dellamae_thRounder Records has released a music video for Boston Town, the opening track on their upcoming album from Della Mae. It’s nostalgic union-organizing song written and sung by Celia Woodsmith.   The new album, simply titled Della Mae, is due for release on May 12. […]

  • Dr Arm from Banjolit

    dr_arm_thUS grassers are rapidly getting used to the idea of bluegrass music being a truly international endeavor. It may be, and may long remain, a primarily American musical form, but important contributions from beyond our shores are a regular component of bluegrass news. Eastern Europe […]

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