Australian Bluegrass News
She’s known as Australia’s Queen of Bluegrass and she’s placing her shining crown soundly on the mantle at Nashville’s Billy Blue Records. Kristy Cox has topped the Billboard charts and is a multiple winner of Australia’s CMAA Golden Guitar Awards. In 2014, she was...
Grand Ole Opry Removes Capacity Restrictions Beginning Friday 14th May. The Grand Ole Opry announced today it will open up Grand Ole Opry performances to full-capacity for the first time in more than a year, beginning with its performance on Friday, 14th May,...
Siegfried Erich (Fred) Kuhnl (17 Mar 1950 - 13 Apr 2021) has passed away this past month after losing his battle with pancreatic cancer. Fred Kuhnl for many years was the face of a variety of music styles through out Perth and surrounding regions. Not just a man of...
The 63rd Annual Grammy Awards have already started announcing the winners of select categories in their pre-telecast ceremony, including categories in the country, bluegrass and Americana genres.
Rick Faris has announced his departure from IBMA award-winning Bluegrass group, Special Consensus. In the 11 years that Faris was a member of Special Consensus, the group toured in 19 different countries, recorded six records, shared two Grammy nominations and took...
We learned this week of the passing of Kentucky born master banjo maker Jimmy Cox aged 87.
With the collaboration of 16 musicians from 10 different countries, Beyond the Tagus River is a bridge between continents, between the past and the future, that unites through the friendship of all who love this style of music.
The New Graces have announced the Open Heart Sessions tour taking them around regional NSW for two weeks of fun, friends and music.
Here is the fiddle master himself with his famous tune Orange Blossom Special. This concert was held in Florida at the Gateway College in Feb 1990. He is supported by Skip Johns and the Travelers also from Lake City, Florida. About Chubby Wise: Robert Russell "Chubby"...
While progress is being made with vaccinations and the number of new cases continues to decline, it is still too early to confirm the extent of in-person events.
IBMA has announced several leadership bluegrass alum are involved in this Friday’s A Place in the Band Conference: Women in Bluegrass and American
Artistworks has presented a special online tribute to Tony Rice hosted by Bryan Sutton called Me and His Guitar.