Bluegrasss Sing Out

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The Fremantle Bluegrass Jam has announced a Bluegrass Sing Out on Saturday 17th of May at Mattie Furphy House in Swanbourne. The Sing Out will be a full day of jamming, workshops, socialising with a mini concert thrown in for good measure. The aim of the day is to have a lot of fun and […]

Barn Raising Tour by The Company

The Company

The Company have set of on what they are calling a Barn Raising Tour. The Company will shortly set off with their show from Brisbane to Lismore. With a 4 shows across two states don’t miss your chance to catch The Company live in concert. The Company includes George Jackson on Fiddle and Banjo, Michael Patrick on Mandolin […]

The Banjo Girl on Spicks and Specks


News just in from Taylor Pfeiffer is that come this Wednesday the 26th of March at 8:30pm she will be appearing as a guest on the music quiz show Spicks and Specks on ABC1 Television. Taylor Pfeiffer, known around Australia as “The Banjo Girl”, and loves to sing, yodel and accompany herself on her Bellbird […]

2014 Fiddlehead Festival


2014 Fiddlehead Festival is set for 15th March from  10:00am to 9:30pm. A great line up of musical performers and workshop leaders has been confirmed for the 2014 Fiddlehead Festival, to be held this Saturday at the Yinnar Recreation Reserve. Starting with a delicious breakfast of croissants, coffee/tea and juice at the Yinnar Art Resource Collective […]

Peter Rowan Encore

Peter Rowan

The demand for the Peter Rowan Trio concert outstripped supply last Saturday in Sydney at the Petersham Bowling Club. Organisers tell us that it was such a big success that sadly some people had to be turned away on the night. Organisers have today announced that an extra performance is now scheduled for the Peter […]

Forrest Jamcamp Announced

Forrest Jamcamp

Jamcamps Australia has announced their first jamcamp for 2014 which is planned for Forrest in Victoria. Nestled in the heart of the Otway Ranges, Forrest has become one of the best holiday destinations in the Hinterland of the Great Ocean Road area. The 2014 Forrest Jamcamp will run from Friday 16th May to Sunday 18th […]

Peter Rowan on Tour

Peter Rowan

Legendary US Bluegrass singer-songwriter and Grammy award winner, Peter Rowan, “the voice of Bluegrass”, returns to Australia with a new album, and a hot new trio, featuring Chris Henry on mandolin and vocals, and George Jackson on fiddle, banjo and vocals. Peter Rowan is a true legend of American Bluegrass, with a history dating from […]

IBMA Digital Marketing Webinar


Webinar: Sittin’ on Top of the Digital Marketing World – 25th Feb. 6:30 p.m. CST. Navigating the digital market jungle can be tricky: Facebook, Twitter, E-mail, Google+, a decent website… Where do you start, and where does it end? With so many platforms to promote your brand, it can be hard to know what can help – […]

Bluegrass and Old Time Music at Eudlo Hall

Oh Pep!

Bluegrass and Old-Time Music – 16th Feb. Glasshouse Musician’s Club has announced that they are hosting an afternoon concert featuring two of the most exciting young folk groups this country has to offer on Sunday the 16th of February, 3pm. Eudlo Hall is in for a fantastic afternoon on the 16th, not to be missed The […]

The Company Opens 2014


The Company kicks off 2014 with their first show announced in Brisbane Friday 14th February.  The band is pleased to be hosting Old-timey trio, One Up Two Down and new folk songstresses Oh Pep! who are touring the east coast during February. This will be the first show for these Brisbane bluegrassers since The Australian […]

Flying Emus Reunion

Flying Emus

Word on the bluegrass street is that the band that brought bluegrass music to the mainstream some years ago – The Flying Emus –  have reunited for a bit of a tour. We hope to bring you a full itinerary shortly but for those in the Sydney area here are some preliminary dates: Wed 29 […]

Dolly Parton Aust and NZ


Iconic singer, songwriter, musician, actress, philanthropist, and 2014 Grammy nominee, Dolly Parton, has kicked off her “Blue Smoke World Tour” on Friday, 24th January, in Rancho Mirage, California. In addition this past Friday, Parton announced shows in Tamworth and Cairns being added to the Australian leg of the tour, both shows are already sold out! […]