Donald Teplyske | September 27, 2012
The International Bluegrass Music Association Awards for 2012 were handed out at the Ryman in Nashville September 27. Hosts were Laurie Lewis and Del McCoury. A bit of a changing of the guard in some places with many favorites still holding on for another year.
The evening's biggest award [...]
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Donald Teplyske | September 11, 2012
The Earl Brothers, the San Francisco-based hardcore bluegrass outfit fronted for a decade by Robert Earl Davis, return this month with their fifth platter of bone-chilling mountain sounds.
It is no secret I've been a fan since the first time I played their startling debut, "Whiskey, [...]
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Donald Teplyske | September 10, 2012
Word comes to the Fervor Coulee Bluegrass inbox today that a digital 45 is on its way from one of the most impressive bluegrass bands working the circuit.
Chris Jones & the Nightdrivers (or is that the Night Riders, Night Raiders, or Backcountry?) drop their new single If That Was Love [...]
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