Larry Cordle Releases Cherokee Fiddle

Larry Cordle has released the third single called Cherokee Fiddle from his upcoming album, Where The Trees Know My Name. This song was written by...

New Album Released by Lindley Creek

Lindley Creek has just announced the release of this highly-anticipated debut album, Freedom, Love, And The Open Road.

Mike Kear Nominated 2020 IBMA Broadcaster of the Year

Congratulations to radio host and long time broadcaster Mike Kear who has been nominated as Broadcaster of the Year in this year’s IBMA’s Industry Award category.

IBMA’s 2020 Momentum and Industry Award Nominations

The International Bluegrass Music Association has announced the nominees for this year’s IBMA Industry Awards and IBMA Momentum Awards, which will be presented during IBMA’s Virtual World of Bluegrass

New Single From Alecia Nugent

Known for making compelling Bluegrass throughout her early career, the IBMA and SPBGMA award-winner and former Rounder Records artist Alecia Nugent marks her foray into country music with a surefire country song and a bluegrass option.

2021 Illawarra Folk Festival Cancelled

News just in from the folks at the Illawarra Festival is that next year’s festival has been cancelled.

Australian Bluegrass News

International News

Siren Songs Digital Tour Stops

Siren Songs Digital Tour Stops

Siren Songs duo has planned a “digital tour” beginning 20th July, where a series of five acoustic video performances will premiere at different press outlets as digital tour stops.

ROMP Festival Postponed

ROMP Festival Postponed

OMP Festival has been postponed until 2021 due to the global pandemic. Held at Yellow Creek Park in Owensboro, Kentucky, the festival serves as the primary fundraiser for the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum

New Releases

Boots No. 2: The Lost Songs From Gillian Welch

Boots No. 2: The Lost Songs From Gillian Welch

Unearthed from a cache of home demos and reel-to-reel recordings, Boots No. 2: The Lost Songs is the second release of archival music from the vault of Gillian Welch and David Rawlings. This remarkable 48 song collection, spread over three volumes, was recorded...

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IBMA News

IBMA Teams Up With Bluegrass Country Radio

IBMA Teams Up With Bluegrass Country Radio

IBMA has announced a new media partnership with Bluegrass Country Radio, supporting their efforts to share important updates on IBMA World of Bluegrass and other association programs and initiatives. Bluegrass Country Radio is America's oldest Bluegrass, Old Time, and...

2020 IBMA Showcase Applications

2020 IBMA Showcase Applications

The IBMA Official Showcase applications open on 3rd February and remain open until 29th February. Performers selected for the Showcase will have the opportunity to perform on multiple stages during the IBMA Bluegrass Ramble and IBMA Business Conference. With countless...

2020 Leadership Bluegrass Class Announced

2020 Leadership Bluegrass Class Announced

The International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) has announced the 2020 class of Leadership Bluegrass, an intensive three-day program of advanced-level interactive learning experiences designed to build commitment, motivate talents, and instill enthusiasm for...