Donald Teplyske | May 24, 2011
For those of us who find excitement, wonder, and education in exploring the bluegrass music of previous times, Rebel Records' recent digital campaign has been a blessing.
Those who come to the bluegrass fold late- in my case, I was well into my twenties before I had a true appreciation [...]
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Donald Teplyske | May 22, 2011
In many ways, I lead a sheltered life. I don't listen to satellite radio and those few stations I do frequent don't, as far as I've noticed, favour Sarah Jarosz with substantial airplay. So it was only the other morning that I heard someone outside my head pronounce her surname.
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Donald Teplyske | May 9, 2011
The Bluegrass Blog has the story today that the majority of Flamekeeper members have parted ways with bandleader Michael Cleveland. Had only this news broken yesterday, my just published review of "Fired Up" wouldn't be out of date a day later.
I'm surprised this happened so [...]
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