Michael Cleveland – Fiddler’s Dream

Michael Cleveland – Fiddler’s Dream

Michael Cleveland is one of bluegrass music’s great treasures. He is a 10-time IBMA fiddle player of the year and 2016 nominee, and 4-time Instrumental Group of the Year winner. Cleveland captured the attention of the bluegrass community as a child prodigy who...
Rounder Celebrates IBMA Win

Rounder Celebrates IBMA Win

Rounder recording is celebrating its artists winning five awards from the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) at last night’s 23rd Annual awards show held at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee. Blue Highway received Vocal Group of the Year – an...

New Lineup for Flamekeeper

Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper has announced the addition of three new members to the band; Charlie Lawson on guitar and vocals, Ashby Frank on mandolin and vocals, and Blake Bowen on bass and vocals. Charlie Lawson A native of Indiana, Charlie Lawson helped form...

Banjo Master Joins Flamekeeper

Mike Cleveland and Flamekeeper has announced the addition of banjo master and Nashville session player, Charlie Cushman to the band. Cushman will take on full-time banjo duties with the IBMA’s 4-time Instrumental Group of the Year effective immediately. Over the...

IBMA Awards in Pictures

As usual, our mate Ted Lehmann was present at this years IBMA Awards night to capture the evening in splendid hi-rez digital. Ted presents an array of photos on his blog which puts faces to names, and provides us an opportunity, in a small way, to be a part of the...