1st Cobargo Country Pick

After years having events cancelled in Beechworth, Kelly Country Pick organisers have elected to head Cobargo for the next bluegrass and old-time music event.

Mountain Fever Signs Stafford and Jutz

Ahead their new album launch, Mountain Fever Records has signed Tim Stafford and Thomm Jutz; two of the most prominent and prolific songwriters in bluegrass music.

The Sidemen Take Centerstage

The Sidemen Release Their Self Titled Album. Just a year ago, Nick Justice and Feter Martin Homer decided to weave together the threads of their...

MountainGrass 2022 To Proceed

Mountaingrass 2022 will take place on the 18th to 20th of November in Beechworth, Victoria after 2 years of cancellations, disappointments, and general pandemic-related frustration.

Vale Roland White 1938 – 2022

Mandolin player, Roland White, perhaps best know for his years with the Nashville Bluegrass Band and bother of legendary guitarist Clarence White has died after suffering a major heart attack earlier in the week.

Hammertowne – I’ll Blame It On The Rain

This new release from Hammertowne was written by David Coriell and Mark Brinkman and delivered with style and precision for their next album titled, You Can Learn A Lot From A Song.

Australian Bluegrass News

International News

2 New Members To Tennessee Bluegrass Band

2 New Members To Tennessee Bluegrass Band

The Tennessee Bluegrass Band Welcomes Lincoln Mash and Tyler Griffith. The Tennessee Bluegrass Band, welcomes two brand-new members, Lincoln Mash and Tyler Griffith to its line up. Lincoln Mash joins the group as guitarist and vocalist, following a previous stint with...

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Rare and Fine From Mike Compton

Rare and Fine From Mike Compton

Mike Compton and a band of Nashville’s finest acoustic musicians, have brought to life a set of 13 rarely heard and unreleased instrumentals by the Father of Bluegrass Bill Monroe.

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New Releases

Doctor Strange Tribute

Doctor Strange Tribute

In celebration of the latest No. 1 blockbuster movie Doctor Strange, Bonfire Music Group has unveiled a brand new acoustic tribute. The haunting theme pays homage to the original, but with a twist.

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The Sidemen Take Centerstage

The Sidemen Take Centerstage

The Sidemen Release Their Self Titled Album. Just a year ago, Nick Justice and Feter Martin Homer decided to weave together the threads of their individual solo careers to form The SideMen. Now in 2022, the duo are releasing their first eponymous album. What brought...

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The Churchmen – The Shadow of the Cross

The Churchmen – The Shadow of the Cross

The Shadow Of The Cross Now Available by the award-winning bluegrass gospel group, The Churchmen. Morning Glory Music has released a new single by The Churchmen called The Shadow Of The Cross. It was written by Fawn Jacobs and Carroll Arnn. It is also the title track...

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Laura Orshaw I Can’t Settle Down

Laura Orshaw I Can’t Settle Down

I Can’t Settle Down is a tribute to Hank Williams and his music, released by Laura Orshaw, a respected powerhouse on the Bluegrass scene. Laura Orshaw was the first female to win SPBGMA Fiddle Player of the Year and prides herself on keeping the sounds of traditional Bluegrass alive in the genre

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IBMA News

New Director For IBMA

New Director For IBMA

The International Bluegrass Music Association’s Board of Directors announced that Pat Morris has been selected as the organisation’s Executive Director. He’s expected to start May 24, and will be based at the IBMA office in Nashville, Tennessee. IBMA – the...

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Video Vault

Country Gazette – If You’re Ever Gonna Love Me

Country Gazette – If You’re Ever Gonna Love Me

Country Gazette were a result of split by Dillard and CLark in the early 1970's. Bluegrass fiddler (the late) Byron Berline and guitarist/bass player Roger Bush formed the band Country Gazette. Guitarist Kenny Wertz and banjo player Alan Munde also joined the band....

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Charlie Waller – Teach Your Children

Charlie Waller – Teach Your Children

The early Country Gentlemen had Charlie Waller as their lead vocalist. He spent almost fifty years as the band's frontman serving alongside such famed artists as Eddie Adcock, Tom Gray, Doyle Lawson, Jimmy Gaudreau and Bill Emerson all of whom were members of the...

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Live at The Hall

Live at The Hall

Live at The Hall from the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is a series of performance and interview programs, one of which features Tommy Emmanuel, Rob Ickes, and Trey Hensley.

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