Bluegrass

Travelin' McCourys Ft. Keller Williams with guest Head for the Hills

The Travelin McCourys are the latest incarnation of the most awarded band in the history of bluegrass – The Del McCoury Band. Keller Williams is known as one of the most innovative solo singer/songwriters of this generation. What happens when the two join forces? The live stage may never be the same.

Kathy Mattea Signs To Sugar Hill Records

Kathy Mattea, the beloved Grammy-winning singer of such classics as “18 Wheels and A Dozen Roses” and “Where’ve You Been,” has signed with Sugar Hill Records. The label has plans to release Calling Me Home, what Mattea describes as a love letter to her home state of West Virginia, later this year.   

THE DISTANCE By Carrie Hassler Releasing April 24, 2012

Award-winning female vocalist, CARRIE HASSLER will kick off her new album, THE DISTANCE at a CD Release Block Party on Saturday, April 28, 2012 in downtown Pikeville, TN at 4:00 pm.  The event will include performances by

"Family Quilt" To Benefit Duke Children's Hospital

Nu-Blu is proud to announce the Tuesday, April 3, 2012 launch of a new single, “Family Quilt” to help raise awareness and donations for Duke Children’s Hospital in Durham, NC.

Legendary Banjo Picker, Earl Scruggs, Dead at 88

Earl Scruggs, who made famous three-finger banjo-picking, and who in 1945 joined Bill Monroe's Blue Grass Boys died yesterday at age 88.  Scruggs born in Shelby, North Carolina played in Monroe's Blue Grass Boys until 1948, when he left the Blue Grass Boys and he & guitarist, Lester Flatt, combined to form Flatt and Scruggs.

Marley's Ghost, JUBILEE, Features Jack Clement, Emmylou Harris, John Prine

Marley's Ghost — a virtuoso aggregation composed of singer/multi-instrumentalists Dan Wheetman, Jon Wilcox, Mike Phelan, Ed Littlefield Jr. and Jerry Fletcher — celebrates its 25th anniversary with the scintillating roots-music tour de force Jubilee (Sage Arts, June 5).

LIFE GOES ON by the Musicians Against Childhood Cancer

Rural Rhythm Records is proud to announce the highly anticipated new album release, LIFE GOES ON by the Musicians Against Childhood Cancer® is now released.  This new 2 CD set is now available for purchase at

Just Announced: David Grisman Bluegrass Experience @ Boulder Theater

Z2 Entertainment is proud to present David Grisman Bluegrass Experience at the Boulder Theater on  Friday, July 13th, 2012.  Tickets will go on sale to the public on Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 10:00 am for $30.00 in advance and $32.50 day of show.

Woodsongs Coffeehouse Concert Series Finale with Special Consensus

The Woodsongs Coffeehouse Dalton Chapter concludes its annual winter concert series to benefit Providence Ministries on Saturday March 31st at the historic Dalton Freight Depot.

The Knight Owls Bring an Original Mix of Folk, Bluegrass, Country & Rock

The relationship between every father and son is different; while some can be rocky, others tend to be quite the solid bond. And yes, the dynamic of such a relationship can certainly change over time.

It's a common assumption that nowadays, many teenagers wouldn’t be caught dead spending time with their father. For them it may just seem too 'uncool'.