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  • Old Time Music Get-Together launches in Floyd, VA

    The tiny mountain town of Floyd, VA has an interesting history in traditional string music. Since 1965 it had served as the home of County Sales, at one time the largest mail order retailer of bluegrass, old time, and early country music. Sadly, Wednesday was their final day of operation,

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  • Stringjoy offers money back guarantee

    Bluegrass pickers are like most other string musicians. Sometimes we feel a bit overwhelmed by all the new items and accessories thrown our way. Try these strings for vintage tone! This capo - or pick, or strap, or bridge pin - will make your playing more natural or fluid or

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  • The Dead South going for 40M views with music video

    The greater accessibility of video editing technology has been great boon for the bluegrass world. With a relatively inexpensive camera, and a modern computer, most any group or artist can put together a nice video to present their music to the huge online world. There are even apps to allow you

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  • Grand opening of the Mountain Music Museum January 27

    The Mountain Music Museum has set January 27 for the grand opening at their new location in Kingsport, TN. The old museum closed in October and began the process of moving everything from their home on State Street in Bristol over to Kingsport, where members of the community have urged them

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  • Thursday at the 2018 Yee Haw Music Fest

    The Yee Haw Music Fest 2018 stage show kicked off Thursday afternoon under the steady hand of MC Jo Odom. Local band, Scattered Grass, opened the show and celebrated their 15th anniversary. All four of the band members can sing lead, so they provide a broad range of good bluegrass

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  • Harold Goad passes

    Harold Goad, long time member of The Village Singers, died on January 14 in Texas. He was 78 years of age, and passed away at home surrounded by family after a battle with cancer. Born in Cascade, MO, Harold started playing music as a young boy. He moved to Germany with the

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  • Justin Harrison to Nu-Blu

    Nu-Blu has announced Justin Harrison as the newest member of the group. He will play mandolin and fiddle. Justin is a graduate of the Kentucky Center...

  • Wednesday photos from Yee Haw 2018

    Wednesday at the Yee Haw Music Fest is potluck/open mic day. Eating and picking are bluegrassers main hobbies, and eat and pick we did! The...

  • Kyle Estep to Kim Robins

    Kim Robins has announced an addition to her touring band, 40 Years Late. Kyle Estep has joined the group on guitar, taking the spot previously occupied...

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