Tony Lake – 30 Years of Bluegrass Broadcasting

Tony Lake began producing and presenting Bluegrass in the City, a bluegrass-only radio show, on Caboolture Community Radio 101.5FM in Queensland. This year he celebrates 30 continuous years of broadcasting bluegrass music with 101.5FM, while notching up 1,400 shows.

Corn Nut Creek – Feels Like Travelling Home

Australian-based singer-songwriter old-time and bluegrass duo Corn Nut Creek have launched their first EP, Feels Like Travelling Home, a collection of five bright and fresh original folk tracks.

Introducing Siren Songs

Siren Songs features Merideth Kaye Clark and Jenn Grinels who have just released their self titled album. Siren Songs features both originals and favourite covers from the Americana-folk duo

2020 Dorrigo Folk and Bluegrass Festival Cancelled

It is with heavy hearts The DF&BF Inc Committee, like many other festivals and events, has made the tough decision to cancel this year’s 19th Dorrigo Folk and Bluegrass Festival and the 4th Dorrigo Old-Time Music School, scheduled for late October 2020.

Delfest Goes Online

Performances from The Del McCoury Band, Trey Anastasio Band, Greensky Bluegrass, Billy Strings, I’m With Her, Marty Stuart, and more will be rebroadcast from past DelFests on 21st to 24th May 2020.

World Bluegrass Day Video Presentations

Even though every 1st October is World Bluegrass Day, the mission is to celebrate, share and inspire others throughout the year to start listening...

Australian Bluegrass News

Tony Lake – 30 Years of Bluegrass Broadcasting

Tony Lake – 30 Years of Bluegrass Broadcasting

Tony Lake began producing and presenting Bluegrass in the City, a bluegrass-only radio show, on Caboolture Community Radio 101.5FM in Queensland. This year he celebrates 30 continuous years of broadcasting bluegrass music with 101.5FM, while notching up 1,400 shows.

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World Bluegrass Day Video Presentations

World Bluegrass Day Video Presentations

Even though every 1st October is World Bluegrass Day, the mission is to celebrate, share and inspire others throughout the year to start listening to Bluegrass music, start playing an instrument or travel to the mountains to explore the roots of Bluegrass. The new...

Virtual Tours of Bluegrass Museum Now on Offer

Virtual Tours of Bluegrass Museum Now on Offer

Due to the global Covid-19 pandemic, the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum has been closed to the public for over a month. In an effort to continue reaching bluegrass fans all over the world, the Hall of Fame has produced a virtual tour led by Executive...

Kruger Brothers Concert – MerleFest

Kruger Brothers Concert – MerleFest

Every year since 1997 The Kruger Brothers Band has performed Merlefest. This year is no exception, despite the fact that Merlefest 2020 is not happening as usual due to a virus spreading across the world. Despite the lockdown, the stark environment and the absence of...

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IBMA News

IBMA Teams Up With Bluegrass Country Radio

IBMA Teams Up With Bluegrass Country Radio

IBMA has announced a new media partnership with Bluegrass Country Radio, supporting their efforts to share important updates on IBMA World of Bluegrass and other association programs and initiatives. Bluegrass Country Radio is America's oldest Bluegrass, Old Time, and...

2020 IBMA Showcase Applications

2020 IBMA Showcase Applications

The IBMA Official Showcase applications open on 3rd February and remain open until 29th February. Performers selected for the Showcase will have the opportunity to perform on multiple stages during the IBMA Bluegrass Ramble and IBMA Business Conference. With countless...