New Album Released by Lindley Creek

Lindley Creek has just announced the release of this highly-anticipated debut album, Freedom, Love, And The Open Road.

Mike Kear Nominated 2020 IBMA Broadcaster of the Year

Congratulations to radio host and long time broadcaster Mike Kear who has been nominated as Broadcaster of the Year in this year’s IBMA’s Industry Award category.

IBMA’s 2020 Momentum and Industry Award Nominations

The International Bluegrass Music Association has announced the nominees for this year’s IBMA Industry Awards and IBMA Momentum Awards, which will be presented during IBMA’s Virtual World of Bluegrass

New Single From Alecia Nugent

Known for making compelling Bluegrass throughout her early career, the IBMA and SPBGMA award-winner and former Rounder Records artist Alecia Nugent marks her foray into country music with a surefire country song and a bluegrass option.

2021 Illawarra Folk Festival Cancelled

News just in from the folks at the Illawarra Festival is that next year’s festival has been cancelled.

2021 National Folk Festival in Planning

The folks at  the National Festival are confident enough to continue planning for their 2021 National Folk Festival. Organisers say that there will...

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James Reams Film Set to Doc’n Roll

James Reams Film Set to Doc’n Roll

James Reams documentary set for UK Film Festival James Reams has just shared news that his recent film, James Reams Like a Flowing River a Bluegrass Passage has been selected by an International Film Festival based in the UK. The Doc'n Roll Festival began in 2013 as...

New Releases

New Single From Alecia Nugent

New Single From Alecia Nugent

Known for making compelling Bluegrass throughout her early career, the IBMA and SPBGMA award-winner and former Rounder Records artist Alecia Nugent marks her foray into country music with a surefire country song and a bluegrass option.

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IBMA News

2020 IBMA Award Nominations Announced

2020 IBMA Award Nominations Announced

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...

IBMA Conference To Go Virtual For 2020

IBMA Conference To Go Virtual For 2020

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.