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3 to see: Women with instruments and mad talent

This is a good week to explore Asheville musically, renew from the holidays and hear new sounds, like some of the talented women appearing in an …

Sign the Petition

<i>Help end one of the worst forms of animal cruelty in our nation! Countless people leave dogs chained 24/7, some without food & water, some get</i> …

Time, Time, Time, See What’s Become of Me

<i>Donna Hughes: Incisive investigations of love, death and a dog’s life.</i><p><b>FROM THE HEART/FLY</b><p><b>Donna Hughes</b><p><b>Running Dog Records (2014)</b><p>For those of us who …

Randolph singer/songwriter Donna Hughes targets dogs on chains (+video)

Editor’s note: Today’s Focus piece takes a look at anti-tethering ordinances and one woman’s efforts to raise awareness of the issue in Asheboro and …

Springfield Exit Announces Two New Songs From Upcoming Album

<b>Springfield Exit</b> is proud to announce the release of two songs, “<i>Some Old Day</i>” and “<i>Till the Rivers All Run Dry</i>” from their upcoming new album <i>That</i> …

Mountain Fever Records Announces Release of First Single from Upcoming Adkins & Loudermilk Album

Mountain Fever Records – Press Release:<p>Mountain Fever Records announces the release of “<i>Backside of Losing</i>,” the first single from the highly …

Larry Stephenson Band Wins SPBGMA Album of the Year for Pull Your Savior In

The Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America honored the <b>Larry Stephenson Band</b> with the <b>2015 SPBGMA Album of the Year Award</b> for <i>Pull</i> …

Never Just A Song by Shannon and Heather Slaughter Now Released

The new album, <i>Never Just A Song</i>, featuring the smooth voices and ultra-tight harmonies by <b>Shannon and Heather Slaughter</b> is now available at iTunes, CD …

The 5 Best Bluegrass Festivals in the Country

The Bluegrass Festival Experience<p>Some say American bluegrass music is best enjoyed outside on warm days in the summer and autumn among friends, …

Festivals

Bluegrass Music's Civil War: Why New and Heritage Acts Don't See String to String

Ricky Skaggs, Jerry Douglas and others weigh in on the never-ending musical argument in the bluegrass community<p>As fans and musicians convene in …

Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' Just Got A Vintage Bluegrass Makeover

Cover song alert! Postmodern Jukebox has never shied away from taking requests so when people starting asking for ‘Anaconda’ they decided to give it …

Please Enjoy This Bluegrass Cover of Nicki Minaj's "Anaconda"

Oh my gosh, look at that banjo.<p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ez-apj-Od1I<p>Here's a fun thing you probably didn't know you wanted (and still might not want after you find out what it is): A bluegrass cover of Nicki Minaj's inescapable "Anaconda." The video comes courtesy of a band called Postmodern …

My love affair with the American bluegrass festival

All across the US, festivalgoers are falling under the spell of frenetic fiddle and banjo. But nothing matches the magic of Telluride festival in Colorado, where the audience helps make the music<p>It has been three years since I fell in love with bluegrass music. It was the frenetic fireworks of the …

Mountain Fever Records Announces New Music from Volume Five, Voices, Available Jan. 20, 2015

Mountain Fever Records announces the upcoming CD release of Voices from Volume Five, which will be available on Jan. 20, 2015.<p>Founded in early 2008 …

Donna Hughes Wins “Beyond the Song – APD” Contest

Congratulations to Donna Hughes, the winner of the “Beyond The Song” contest. Donna has won a consulting and advertising package with Beyond The Song …

New Single Release – “Great American Heroes” by Newton & Thomas

<b>Newton & Thomas</b> are proud to announce the new single release, <i>“Great American Heroes,”</i> that recently made its radio debut on Nashville’s WSM Radio 650 …

Detour Continues Support of Homeless Veterans

DETOUR is proud to announce they have presented additional funds to Goodwill’s Patriot Place Project from proceeds of the sale of their songs …

Lonesome River Band #1 on Bluegrass Today Top 20

Lonesome River Band’s first single, “<i>Her Love Won’t Turn On A Dime,”</i> from their hot new album <b>TURN ON A DIME</b> on Mountain Home Music Company has hit #1 …

Donna Hughes Tugs on the Heartstrings with her Original Song “Dog On A 10 Foot Chain”

See the Video and Lyrics below<p>During last year’s brutal winter months, North Carolina Singer-Songwriter Donna Hughes penned the heart wrenching and …