Pinecastle Signs I Draw Slow

Pinecastle Signs I Draw Slow

Pinecastle Records has announced that it has signed I Draw Slow. Their upcoming album Redhills will be released on 7th August, 2012. I Draw Slow is a five piece string band playing original music in the American folk tradition, but with an Irish influence. All five...
Doc Watson Hospitalised

Doc Watson Hospitalised

News from the USA is that Doc Watson is in a critical condition in a Winston-Salem, N.C., hospital, In US news reports yesterday and again today, Watson, 89, recently had colon surgery at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and some time this week suffered a fall at...
Steve Martin Take a Writing Partner

Steve Martin Take a Writing Partner

Steve Martin has a new writing partner, a guy even more famous than the comedian, actor, writer and banjo player. steve Martin has teamed up with William Shakespeare to add music to the playwright’s lyrics for a smattering of tunes at the Public Theater’s production...
Alan Tompkins CD Release

Alan Tompkins CD Release

Bluegrass multi-instrumentalist and vocalist, Alan Tompkins has announced the June 5, 2012 album release, No Part of Nothin’.  The album features a lineup of incredibly talented musicians and singers, many of whom are Grammy or IBMA award winners or nominees. ...
Kathryn Caine CD Release

Kathryn Caine CD Release

Kathryn Caine is a Charlottesville VA girl who has been singing, writing songs, and performing her entire life. Her music combines many influences including Bluegrass, which the music she was raised with; Soul, she has it,  Rock, she loves it and she tears up Gospel....