Bill Emmerson to Reveive Award

by | 11 Mar, 2010

News just in from Rural Rhythm Records is that on Friday, 27th March, Bill Emerson will be honored with the very first Washington Monument Award, presented by the DC Bluegrass Union in recognition of this 50 year career in bluegrass music.  The following night, Saturday, 28th March, Bill Emerson & Sweet Dixie will hold their official CD release party for their new album, Southern.

The Washington Monument Award will be presented to Emerson at the DC Bluegrass Festival. The award celebrates Washington, DC-area musicians who have been instrumental in shaping the direction of bluegrass music nationwide.

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