Australian Bluegrass News
After a long COVID induced hiatus, Western Australian bluegrass band The Lost Followers are back at Holy Smokes in Fremantle for their traditional Fourth of July celebration.
Coming up on Southern style on Tuesday July 7th will be an interview with Greg Cahill, banjo player band leader of Special Consensus.
Pepita Emmerichs has been announced as this year’s recipient of the Australian Bluegrass Scholarship.
The Junior Sisk Band has recently announced that bassist, Curt Love, is to join the band replacing Gary Creed who is stepping down.
Siren Songs duo has planned a “digital tour” beginning 20th July, where a series of five acoustic video performances will premiere at different press outlets as digital tour stops.
OMP Festival has been postponed until 2021 due to the global pandemic. Held at Yellow Creek Park in Owensboro, Kentucky, the festival serves as the primary fundraiser for the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum
Pinecastle Records has announced the upcoming ‘United We Stand’ compilation album featuring two new singles from Clay Hess and Flashback.
Ray Cardwell is back with his brand new inspiring single, Rising Sun. Co-written by the Missouri native alongside songwriting veteran Louisa Branscomb, the track serves as the first release from the forthcoming album Just A Little Rain, with Bonfire Music.
Midnight Skyracer has released their new album Shadows On the Moon on Island Records. The album was recorded at Peter Gabriel’s Real World Studios in Wiltshire UK, is a scintillating mix of hard-driven bluegrass and mountain balladry, both edgy and infectious, tender and tough.
ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR (Tie) Balsam Range Billy Strings Del McCoury Band Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver Sister Sadie Special Consensus ALBUM OF THE YEAR (Tie) Chicago Barn Dance Artist: Special Consensus Label: Compass Records Producer: Alison Brown New Moon Over My...
The International Bluegrass Music Association has just announced that due to ongoing health concerns relating to COVID-19, and the logistical challenges of creating a safe in-person event experience, this year’s IBMA World of Bluegrass will take place virtually.
The International Bluegrass Music Association has released details on the finalists for the Songwriter Showcase. As a part of the Songwriter Track of the IBMA Business Conference, the Songwriter Showcase is a coveted opportunity which shines a spotlight on ten selected songwriters and their original compositions.