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The Cedric Burnside Project Returns to Memphis for a Valentine's Day

Submitted by Whitney Entert… on Wed, 02/11/2015 - 9:39 am

The Cedric Burnside Project (CBP) returns to Young Avenue Deli on Valentine’s Day for a concert that is sure to be a sweet treat for music lovers across the Mid-South. This show will be the band’s first time back in Memphis since August 2014 and as always, their progressive style of Hill Country Blues and Rock will be a crowd pleaser in the “Home of the Blues.”

Noam Pikelny Wins "Album of the Year" @ International Bluegrass Music Awards

Submitted by JP Cutler Media on Mon, 10/06/2014 - 11:34 am

GRAMMY® Award-nominated banjo virtuoso Noam Pikelny's critically acclaimed album, Noam Pikelny Plays Kenny Baker Plays Bill Monroe, won "Album of the Year" at the 25th International Bluegrass Music Awards (Raleigh, NC: Oct. 2, 2014). An extremely rare nod for an all-instrumental recording, Pikelny also won the award for "Banjo Player of the Year".

Kung Fu announces Fourth Annual Toys for Tots Holiday Spectacular

Submitted by Brotherly Love… on Thu, 09/25/2014 - 5:49 pm

unk-fusion quintet Kung Fu is excited to announce plans for their fourth annual Toys for Tots Holiday Spectacular at Toad’s Place in New Haven, CT. Since launching the annual event, the band has helped to collect and donate more than $13,000 in new and unwrapped toys to area hospitals and organizations.

Whitewater Ramble to Perform the Music of Jerry Garcia

Submitted by Regan Manageme… on Tue, 09/23/2014 - 11:35 am

Whitewater Ramble (WWR) has announced a special show on Thursday October 2, 2014 at Cervantes Other Side presented by WinterWonderGrass. The band will take on the music of Jerry Garcia including his bluegrass roots plus his work with Old & in the Way, the Grateful Dead, Jerry Garcia Band an more.

Lotus Announces New Year's Run in Philly & Richmond

Submitted by Giant Step on Mon, 09/22/2014 - 1:08 pm

Lotus is set to celebrate the end of 2014 with four shows in two different cities. Take down the holiday decorations and get ready to pop the champagne with Lotus starting December 27th and 28th at Philadelphia’s Electric Factory. Then, officially ring in the New Year on December 30th and 31st in Richmond, VA at The National.

Jerry Douglas Brings the Earls of Leicester to The Boulder Theater

Submitted by Rounder on Thu, 09/11/2014 - 7:02 am

On Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 7:30 pm, The Earls of Leicester will perform in concert at the Boulder Theater, 2032 14th Street, Boulder, CO, 80302. Tel (303)786-7030.

Tickets are priced from $20.00 to $27.50, and are available at the box office, or www.bouldertheater.com.  The Earls of Leicester, an homage to the music of Lester Flatt & Earl Scruggs, is the brainchild of musician, songwriter, and producer Jerry Douglas.