Vale Bill Emmerson 1938 – 2021

Bill Emerson, one of the founders of th famous band Country Gentlemen has died in Fairfax County Virginia this month. He was 83.

MountainGrass 2021 Cancelled

Australia’s foremost bluegrass and old-time music festival has been cancelled due to ongoing uncertainty with Covid restrictions in various Australian states.

My Bluegrass Story

The Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum has developed a television show titled My Bluegrass Story scheduled to premiere on RFD-TV later this year.

Dolly Parton With 1st Country Faith Bluegrass

Dolly Parton records In The Sweet By and By as part of a new release called Country Faith Bluegrass featuring eight new recordings and six classic songs performed by some of the top names in music.

Jeremy Stephens – How I Hear It

Rebel Records has announced Jeremy Stephens’ second solo release with the label, How I Hear It. This album provides not only an exciting auditory experience, it delivers a musical education as well.

Bobby & Teddi Cyrus Roll That Rock

Bobby & Teddi Cyrus have released their brand new single Roll That Rock which also includes multi-Grammy winning artist Billy Ray Cyrus. The collaboration marks the latter’s very first venture into Bluegrass music.

Australian Bluegrass News

Cedar Creek Bluegrass Weekend

Cedar Creek Bluegrass Weekend

The Cedar Creek Festival provides a weekend of jamming for bluegrassers in a festival environment with facilities for camping and day visitors. The event is scheduled from the 1st to 3rd October this year. Any Campers take note -  the gate will be open to level grassy...

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Uncle Dave Macon Disertation

Uncle Dave Macon Disertation

Corbin F. Hayslett has received a citation for his submitted thesis on Uncle Dave Macon, surveying his banjo styles and looking past his entertaining showmanship.

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International News

ROMP Festival Recap

ROMP Festival Recap

ROMP{ 2021 featured visitors from over thirty USA states traveled to attend the four-day music festival held at Yellow Creek Park in Owensboro, Kentucky.

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My Bluegrass Story

My Bluegrass Story

The Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum has developed a television show titled My Bluegrass Story scheduled to premiere on RFD-TV later this year.

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New Releases

I Surely Will Be Singing – Tammy Rogers & Thomm Jutz

I Surely Will Be Singing – Tammy Rogers & Thomm Jutz

Mountain Fever Records has released I Surely Will Be Singing by Tammy Rogers & Thomm Jutz. The single premiered on The Bluegrass Situation Friday, and releases worldwide to the public today This song is from their upcoming album of new original music Surely Will...

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That Page Won’t Turn – Lindley Creek

That Page Won’t Turn – Lindley Creek

Current IBMA “Momentum Band of the Year” nominees Lindley Creek just released their brand new single called That Page Won’t Turn. It serves as the first taste from their upcoming second album on Pinecastle Records, coming in 2022. The recording was written by Brink...

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The Farnum Family Band

The Farnum Family Band

One of the most pleasing things about a family band, is the joy that come from making music together. The Farnum Family does this with all of the joy one could wish for and have a new album on offer. From the Missouri Ozarks, the Farnum Family performs in the Branson...

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IBMA News

2021 IBMA Awards Line Up

2021 IBMA Awards Line Up

The Infamous Stringdusters will host and perform at the 32nd Annual IBMA Bluegrass Music Awards presented by Yamaha.

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Video Vault

Blue Night – Colin Weight

Blue Night – Colin Weight

Melbourne based multi instrumentalist, Colin Weight has found ways to entertain himself while entertaining us with his great version of Blue Knight, written by David Kirk McGee.

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