Owl Valley Bluegrass Band

Owl Valley Bluegrass Band

Bringing bluegrass music to the Gold Coast hinterland on a regular basis is the Owl Valley Bluegrass Band. They will meet on the 4th Sunday of each month. The lineup includes Stewart Porter on guitar, mandolin and harmonica, Rob Davis on banjo and Mark Webber on...
Mulga Thumpers Recording Club

Mulga Thumpers Recording Club

Willy Thurbon from Brisbane has advised us that he is kicking of the inaugural performance recording evening at the  Greenslopes Bowls Club Brisbane Saturday 13th October 2012. The evening is called Mulga Thumpers Country Music Recording Club evening with doors...
Dolly Parton Slots

Dolly Parton Slots

Sometimes the most unusual things end up in my mailbox resulting from the Australian Bluegrass Blog’s global searches for news on bluegrass music and events. Generally the useless and unrelated responses that appear from time to time just end up being trashed....
The Unseen Strangers

The Unseen Strangers

We received news of another free download offering this week from a band north of the USA called The Unseen Strangers. In 2007 The Unseen Strangers formed in Halifax, Nova Scotia and within two years, the Strangers’ debut release had won the 2009 Music Nova Scotia...
Bluegrass Music in Israel

Bluegrass Music in Israel

Here’s news from Paul Graham of a new website and Facebook page for Bluegrass Music in Israel. We’ve learned that bluegrass music has had a presence in Israel for many years now. Taken into the HOly Land by immigrants from the USA and England. The first...