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East Nash Grass To Mountain Fever

East Nash Grass Have Been Signed to Mountain Fever Records. Mountain Fever Records has announce they have signed one of the most exciting and talked about bands in bluegrass today, East Nash Grass. East Nash Grass includes some of the hottest pickers in Nashville,...

Will The Circle Be Unbroken Revisit

John McEuen Releases The Circle Project - The Story Behind The Seminal Recording Will The Circle Be Unbroken. Some years ago I was introduced to an album which at the time had little significance to me as an emerging folk musician. The year was around 1974 perhaps...

53rd Dove Awards Nominees

The Gospel Music Association has announced the nominees for the 53rd Annual GMA Dove Awards on August 10th. Among these nominees, Daywind Music Group accrued 9, including Inspirational Album of the Year, Southern Gospel Album of the Year, and others.

Walnut Valley Festival History

New Book On The History of The Walnut Valley Festival. Since 1972, the Walnut Valley Festival traditionally is held the 3rd weekend of September in Winfield, KS, and draws a crowd of 10,000-15,000 people to celebrate a blend of all kinds of acoustic music, including...
Bluegrass Country Soul

Bluegrass Country Soul

A large crowd of bluegrass musicians and their fans gathered in the huge Virginia Theatre in Alexandria, VA on the evening of July 6, 1972. On stage, the popular DC group, The Country Gentlemen, and also The New Grass Revival, warmed up the SRO audience before the first screening of Bluegrass Country Soul.

Bluegrass Standard June 2022 Issue

Bluegrass Standard June 2022 Issue

In the June 2022 issue of The Bluegrass Standard, we see a collective musical thread (and a little demon called Krako) weave Krako Banjos feature into stories on Derek Vaden and The Tennessee Bluegrass Band.