Monthly Archives: September 2010

Bill Monroe, the film: news

The news that a film is being made about the life of the Father of Bluegrass, Bill Monroe (left), has been around for some time and must interest any bluegrass enthusiast. So thanks to Aran Sheehan of the Bluestack Mountain … Continue reading

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what’s the difference between country music and bluegrass ? | Bohemio Radio – Listen Now!#comment-10658#comment-10658

Charlie Louvin once said that bluegrass is just a song speeded up three times faster than it was originally recorded, “I don’t care if it’s ‘White Christmas.’” A little stereotyped, but he did have a point. Bluegrass makes more use … Continue reading

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‘BLUE EXPRESS’ headline at HIGHLANDS BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL

    facebook   Carol invited you to ‘BLUE EXPRESS’ headline at HIGHLANDS BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL. ‘BLUE EXPRESS’ headline at HIGHLANDS BLUEGRASS FESTIVALSunday, September 19 at 1:00pmLocation: on the Great Lawn of Harmony Hall, Sloatsburg, NY Are you attending?  Yes – … Continue reading

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4th Annual Bluegrass by the River

September 12th 2010  Come Join the fun by the River Food, Door Prizes, Raffles Music from 12 – 6pm Bring a chair and a friend!  The Line Up Lykens  Valley Bluegrass Band    Remington Ryde    Louie Setzer & Appalachian Mtn. Boys … Continue reading

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Doc Watson: An Old-Time Folk Musician With Soul : NPR

Doc Watson: An Old-Time Folk Musician With Soul September 3, 2010 Listen Now Fresh Air from WHYY [21 min 6 sec] Add to Playlist Download Transcript Enlarge Rick Diamond/Staff/Getty Images Entertainment Doc Watson performs at the 2009 New Orleans Jazz … Continue reading

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Click here10th Annual Nothin’ Fancy Bluegrass Festival Sept. 23-25th to set a title.

10th Annual Nothin’ Fancy Bluegrass Festival Sept. 23-25thThird Time Winner As SPGBMA Entertaining Group Of The Year  Virginia-based bluegrass band Nothin’ Fancy, SPBGMA’s (Society For The Preservation Of Bluegrass Music In America) 3-Time “Entertaining Group Of The Year” (2008-2010), will … Continue reading

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Victoria Advocate | Reviews of new bluegrass releases

By Keith Lawrence Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer (MCT) STEVE GULLEY AND TIM STAFFORD, “Dogwood Winter,” Rural Rhythm. 14 tracks. Steve Gulley and Tim Stafford have been writing songs together for years. In 2008, their “Through The Window of A Train” was named … Continue reading

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Down-home sounds of bluegrass return to Salem County

The 39th annual Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival — which kicks off today at the Salem County Fair Grounds and runs through Sunday — may not be one of the fanciest festivals out there, but it’s certainly one of the most … Continue reading

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