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Edisto Bluegrass Fest keeps a sold-out crowd happy - Charleston City Paper

Edisto Bluegrass Fest keeps a sold-out crowd happy - Charleston City Paper | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
Edisto Bluegrass Fest keeps a sold-out crowd happy
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A bluegrass festival is a rarefied place, where cornball humor is par for the course and all the real rock stars are over 50 years old.
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New take on timeless sound makes Dave Rawlings Machine far cry from obsolete

New take on timeless sound makes Dave Rawlings Machine far cry from obsolete | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
The State Theatre goes Grand Ole Opry for a night.
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Earls of Leicester salute bluegrass royalty - The Tennessean

Earls of Leicester salute bluegrass royalty - The Tennessean | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
The Earls of Leicester have a combined 200 years of musical experience, but when they play together, the years melt away.
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They're awesome!

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Wide Open Bluegrass moves indoors thanks to rain-filled forecast - WRAL.com

Wide Open Bluegrass moves indoors thanks to rain-filled forecast - WRAL.com | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“Ahead of what is expected to be a soaker of a weekend, officials with IBMA's World of Bluegrass made the call Wednesday to move the ticketed portion of this weekend's Wide Open Bluegrass festival to the Raleigh Convention Center.”
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IBMA Bluegrass Ramble

IBMA Bluegrass Ramble | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“ Hello, and thanks for taking a moment to read our brief message. We are very excited to be performing as an official Bluegrass Ramble showcase band ne...”
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​Dave Rawlings Machine Are on a Journey Through 'Nashville Obsolete' - Exclaim!

​Dave Rawlings Machine Are on a Journey Through 'Nashville Obsolete' - Exclaim! | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“Dave Rawlings is talking about how Nashville is booming: the population seems to have doubled in the past few years, putting the place on the map for people who aren't even interested in songwriting, and the last time he drove out on a big loop...”
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Yonder, Greensky, & Fruition on the Rocks - Grateful Web

Yonder, Greensky, & Fruition on the Rocks - Grateful Web | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“Grateful WebYonder, Greensky, & Fruition on the RocksGrateful WebGreensky Bluegrass has been playing in Colorado a lot lately, and that is because they have built a huge fan base in the state.”
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IBMA Noms Fall Short for Worthy Talent | No Depression

IBMA Noms Fall Short for Worthy Talent | No Depression | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“Article - , , , , , - Some people are vehemently opposed to awards show and argue that they should be avoided at all cost.”
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Carolina Music Festivals - September

Carolina Music Festivals - September | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“September music festivals in North Carolina, including Hopscotch, Wide Open Bluegrass, Mountain Song, Bull Durham Blues.”
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Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell look back at Chautauqua Auditorium (photos, review)

Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell look back at Chautauqua Auditorium (photos, review) | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“Timelessness was a major theme of the evening, both in the music and the execution. It didn't hurt that they were playing in Chautauqua Auditorium, which added to the old-time feel of the show.”
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Bluegrass Ramble Returns to Raleigh, Sept. 29-Oct. 1 | Visit Raleigh, N.C. | Raleigh Hotels, Attractions, Things to Do & Events

Bluegrass Ramble Returns to Raleigh, Sept. 29-Oct. 1 | Visit Raleigh, N.C. | Raleigh Hotels, Attractions, Things to Do & Events | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“Plan your Raleigh, N.C. vacation. Find hotels, events, restaurants, things to do, and order a visitors guide!”
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ArtsBeat | Banjo Innovator Wins Steve Martin Bluegrass Award - New York Times (blog)

ArtsBeat | Banjo Innovator Wins Steve Martin Bluegrass Award - New York Times (blog) | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“Danny Barnes, a banjo player who pioneered an aesthetic he calls “Barnyard Electronics,” is the 2015 winner of the Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo and Bluegrass.”
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Commentary: Why IBMA Matters

Commentary: Why IBMA Matters | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
As regular readers of Bluegrass Today may remember, I am not always full of praise when I write about IBMA, some of its actions and some of its leaders.
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Roll Me, Tumble Me – The Deadly Gentlemen

Roll Me, Tumble Me – The Deadly Gentlemen | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
What’s the difference between a Gentle boy and a Gentle man? In just a few years time this exciting quintet of gentle young men have become full-fledged bluegrass gentlemen.
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SoundTreks | O Brother, Where Art Thou? - Crave Online

SoundTreks | O Brother, Where Art Thou? - Crave Online | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
Who would have thought that obscure mountain bluegrass would make for one of the best soundtrack records of all time?
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Video: IBMA's Bluegrass Ramble holds court at the Lincoln Theatre - The Independent Weekly

Video: IBMA's Bluegrass Ramble holds court at the Lincoln Theatre - The Independent Weekly | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“Catch up on night one of IBMA's Bluegrass Ramble with Dan Schram's videos from The Lincoln Theatre.”
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WUNC Is Tinted 'Bluegrass' This Week For IBMA - WUNC

WUNC Is Tinted 'Bluegrass' This Week For IBMA - WUNC | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“You might notice a slightly different sound during Morning Edition, Here and Now and throughout the evenings this week on WUNC. With all the bluegrass”
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Take a Journey…Bluegrass Style!

Take a Journey…Bluegrass Style! | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“If you are reading this article, there’s a very good chance you’ve been to a bluegrass festival at one time or another…but if there is that slim chance you haven’t, read on… Back in 2004, filmmakers Ruth Oxenberg and Rob Schumer gave us a rare view...”
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Tickets sell out for first day of bluegrass festival - WRAL.com

Tickets sell out for first day of bluegrass festival - WRAL.com | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“Tickets for the first day of IBMA's two-day Wide Open Bluegrass Festival have sold out.”
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Best of Bluegrass – Steve Ivey

Best of Bluegrass – Steve Ivey | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“Steve Ivey is a man of many talents. He has worked with the biggest names in the music business and has amassed a huge following of fans and devotees of gospel and bluegrass music.”
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PNC presents Wide Open Bluegrass: A To-Do List | Visit Raleigh, N.C. | Raleigh Hotels, Attractions, Things to Do & Events

PNC presents Wide Open Bluegrass: A To-Do List | Visit Raleigh, N.C. | Raleigh Hotels, Attractions, Things to Do & Events | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“Plan your Raleigh, N.C. vacation. Find hotels, events, restaurants, things to do, and order a visitors guide!”
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Bluegrass Sibling Trio The Carmonas Headed for Raleigh - Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News

Bluegrass Sibling Trio The Carmonas Headed for Raleigh - Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News Bluegrass Sibling Trio The Carmonas Headed for Raleigh Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News The Carmonas Nashville's Bluegrass Sibling Trio The Carmonas brought their energetic and uplifting performance to the 16th annual...”
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Steve Martin to Receive Prestigious Bluegrass Award

Steve Martin to Receive Prestigious Bluegrass Award | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“Actor-musician is one of five IBMA Distinguished Achievement Award winners, while Bill Keith and Larry Sparks will be inducted into the Hall of Fame”
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Americana Music Fest 2015: 27 Must-See Acts - RollingStone.com

Americana Music Fest 2015: 27 Must-See Acts - RollingStone.com | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
“Previewing the 2015 Americana Music Fest and the 27 acts, from J.D. Souther to Lee Ann Womack, that are required listening”
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Interview: Alice Gerrard, bluegrass pioneer | Street Roots

Interview: Alice Gerrard, bluegrass pioneer | Street Roots | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it
Interview: Alice Gerrard, bluegrass pioneer | Street Roots
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Together, the duo later became known as “pioneering women” in bluegrass when the Smithsonian Folkways released a compilation album in 1996.
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Festival Report: MerleFest 2015

Festival Report: MerleFest 2015 | Acoustic Guitars and Bluegrass | Scoop.it

Acoustic Guitar Senior Editor Marc Greilsamer shares his highlights from this year's MerleFest; Bryan Sutton, the Kruger Brothers, Peter Rowan, the Avett Brothers, Robert Earl Keen, and Dwight Yoakam are just some of the fantastic acts t - See more at: http://www.acousticguitar.com/News-Features/Festival-Report-MerleFest-2015#sthash.gKCzOXDR.dpuf

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