Thank you to all of our members who supported WAMU 88.5 and Bluegrass Country 105.5 during our winter membership campaign. Your donations allow us to bring our listeners the quality news, public affairs, entertainment and music shows that you deserve. Thanks to your commitment to thoughtful, insightful civil dialogue and quality entertainment, we have exceeded […]
Bowen McCauley Dance teams up with Jason and the Scorchers for the world premiere of Victory Road at The Kennedy Center. Inspired by the music of Jason Ringenberg, artistic director Lucy Bowen McCauley transforms his stories and songs into movement — a journey of hope, tragedy, and triumph. The band and the dance company unite […]
Congratulations to the 2015 Bluegrass, Country, Americana and Folk Winners of the 2015 Grammy Awards.
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The Del McCoury Band was nominated for their song New York Trains in the Best American Roots Song category. Here’s an excerpt from their live performance in our studio from earlier this year. Rhonda Vincent was nominated in the Best Bluegrass Album category for her release Only Me. Here’s a video of Rhonda and her […]
Listen to Bluegrass Country on 105.5 FM in Washington, DC and 93.5 FM in Frederick and Hagerstown, MD
WAMU operates three low-power radio stations that broadcast Bluegrass Country to listeners in the greater Washington, DC area including close-in Virginia and Maryland suburbs on 105.5 FM and also in the Frederick and Hagerstown areas on 93.5 FM. These stations are designated by the FCC as “translator stations” which operate with much less power than […]