Australian Bluegrass News
Ian Simpson is well known as one of Australia’s finest banjo players, awesome multi-instrumentalist and sickeningly nice guy. He turned 60 on Sunday and wanted to celebrate by doing what he loves; playing and listening to bluegrass music.
Australian band, The New Graces have released their next single called: Small Town. This next single describes the joys and struggles of living in a small regional town and the search for one’s self amongst all the expectations we can feel other people have on us.
It is not often we get to hear of a new release from an Australian Bluegrass or Old-Time band but here is some very exciting news form a group called The Burning Bridges.
One of Bluegrass music's most awarded bands, Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out, are heading into the 2021 touring season and their 30th Anniversary with a new member, Kevin McKinnon on bass. McKinnon replaces Dustin Pyrtle who has performed with the band since 2018....
Noted musician and photographer, Phil Zimmerman, has donated his entire collection of historic bluegrass-related photographs and early recordings to the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum.
JT Gray the owner and promoter of the legendary Station Inn has passed away this past week aged 75 yerars.
James Reams has released a new single, the Marty Stuart cover of Rough Around The Edges. The song appears on the James Reams Like a Flowing River & Soundtrack album releasing on Mountain Redbird Music in January 2022.
Morning Glory Music has announced the release of the new single, Dallas, by The Gospel Plowboys. The song was written by the band’s lead singer and guitarist, Michael Jenkins.
Goin’ Up the Mountain is the first single release from Shannon’s upcoming album, Ridin’ Through the Country on Elite Circuit Records scheduled for release in January 2022.
Kim Robins releases her long awaited album Leave The Porch Light On. Available today, the project includes 13 new recordings, all centered around the Indiana native’s one-of-a-kind voice.
Dolly Parton records In The Sweet By and By as part of a new release called Country Faith Bluegrass featuring eight new recordings and six classic songs performed by some of the top names in music.
Artistworks has presented a special online tribute to Tony Rice hosted by Bryan Sutton called Me and His Guitar.
A winner of 15 Grammy awards, Ricky Skaggs infuses his bluegrass and traditional country music roots into the contemporary Nashville sound – National Endowment for the Arts.
Thank you for making IBMA Virtual World of Bluegrass a rousing success. For the first time ever, a bluegrass-centric conference and music festival entered the homes of thousands across the world providing over 80 hours of programming with the IBMA Business Conference,...
Here is one of the songs that defined the Osborne Brothers.
The Davidson Brothers are one of Australia's foremost creative bluegrass groups heading the lineup at many festivals across Australia. They also have an impressive track record touring the USA. Brothers Hamish and Lachlan Davidson originally hail from Yinnar in...
Bluegrass Parkway with Mike Compton at the 2013 National Folk Festival Canberra. Bluegrass Parkway is the longest, continually active bluegrass band in Australia and is now in its 27th year. Nothing more to say with this band but, one of Australia's best bluegrass...