Tony Rice – Guitar Re-release

Tony Rice – Guitar Re-release

Guitar was Tony Rice’s first album. At the time of its recording, no US label was interested enough to issue the record stateside, so a couple of duly impressed Japanese fans released the LP in Japan. Later, as a member of J. D. Crowe’s Kentucky Mountain Boys...
Tony Rice Interview NY Times

Tony Rice Interview NY Times

Sandra Beasley interviews Tony Rice for the New York Times. One morning last September, the red carpet was laid in Raleigh, N.C., for the 2013 International Bluegrass Music Awards, which had moved there from Nashville to escape country music’s shadow. The city’s...
Tony Rice Interview NY Times

2013 IBMA Awards Tony Rice Speaks

At the 2013 IBMA Awards this year Tony Rice was inducted into the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame. Tony Rice spans the range of acoustic music, from straight-ahead bluegrass to jazz-influenced new acoustic music, to songwriter-oriented folk. He is without doubt one of...
Tony Rice and Paul Warren IBMA Inductees

Tony Rice and Paul Warren IBMA Inductees

The International Bluegrass Music Association last night inducted bandleader/singer/guitar innovator Tony Rice and fiddler Paul Warren into the International Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame at its Awards Show in Raleigh, North Carolina. Tony Rice is an undisputed master...
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...