Australian Bluegrass News
Here is some great news for Sydney-siders about the regular Sydney Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Get-Together.
Mike Kear's radio show Music From Foggy Hollow has just hit the 1,000th broadcasts. We set about to delve into the origins of the show Music From Foggy Hollow and for some more information on Mike's own history as recently awarded IBMA Broadcaster of the Year. Mike...
Mandolinist Kym Warner returns to Australia from Austin, Texas After many years away, South Australian mandolin virtuoso Kym Warner has chosen to return and live Down Under again. His soon-to-be permanent residency in Australia – notwithstanding the occasional future...
Following their passing this past year, Pete Wernick reflects on the three banjo giants, JD Crowe, Bill Emerson and Sonny Osborne.
The members of Fast Track have announced the addition of bluegrass veteran, Shayne Bartley to their five-piece ensemble.
For many banjo players across the world J.D. Crowe, introduced us to bluegrass music as we had never heard it before.
Here is a new release from Seth Mulder & Midnight Run. This band earned an International Bluegrass Music Association Momentum Award nomination in 2020 and are now considered one of the most entertaining new acts in bluegrass.
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.
‘Stuck Loving You’ is Morgan Brake’s first single release and she is joined by Sierra Hull and Jaelee Roberts to create a stellar blend of voices.
Ages Past Releases Their Latest Single - Is It To Tell Me Goodbye. The Ages Past bluegrass band is best known for their powerful sound, original material and "traditional with a twist" style, and has reunited to bring you brand new music in 2022. Is It To Tell Me...
Issaqueena is an upbeat instrumental that was written by Wilson alongside Glen Crain. It stays true to the group’s defined sound, which centres around arrangement by studio veteran Steve Wilson.
Bluegrass Country radio broadcasts bluegrass, old time and Americana music 24/7 at 88.5FM HD2 in Washington, DC and streams worldwide at bluegrasscountry.org.
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
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"...
Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs deliver on Cumberland Gap. Flatt & Scruggs and the Foggy Mountain Boys band is arguably the most famous bluegrass band of all time. Following on from their time wiht Bill Monroe Falyy & Scruggs went on to perfect the bluegrass...
Here is a wonderful version of an old classic Rank Stranger from the Stanley Brothers at their best.