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Flatt Lonesome - Runaway Train

This is a near textbook example of what a top-rate recording from a
top-rate band should be. Everyone involved, from the producers to the
label to the bandmembers themselves, should be pleased with the results, 302 more words

Mile Twelve's "Mile Twelve" Debut: Bluegrass Album Review

Boston-based, string band Mile Twelve recently graced the  Sertoma Amphitheatre in Cary, NC’s Bond Metro Park for their first show stateside after a three-week tour in Ireland. 369 more words

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David Bragger and Sausage Grinder

Sausage Grinder, Los Angeles’ all-natural hillbilly and country blues band, combines the traditional sounds of fiddle and banjo breakdowns with the low-down sound of country blues, topped off with a touch of ragtime and hillbilly jazz. 825 more words

Rhonda Vincent's New Bluegrass Single — "Mama Tried"

“The New Queen of Bluegrass” Rhonda Vincent is pleased to announce her new single, “Mama Tried,” released in tribute to the late great Merle Haggard. Rhonda presents the song with invigorating bluegrass instrumentation, and a sassy vocal, with a familiarity that has everyone singing along. 474 more words

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New Bluegrass: The Lonely Heartstring Band — 'Deep Waters'

The Lonely Heartstring Band — Deep Waters (available June 3)

Label: Rounder Records

Bluegrass music has a new—or is it a first— heartthrob. I’ll let the rest of the music critics unravel every positive adjective available to describe the utter perfection of The Lonely Heartstring Band’s album, … 493 more words

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What They Call "Normcore" These Days

Luc and I are sitting out on the balcony at work again. The air is full with spring’s tranquil sensation. The day’s overcast but warm. It smells of future rain. 2,013 more words

Something Like A Phenomenon