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The Avett Brothers – “This Land is Your Land”

November 8th, 2020|

Faith alone is dead. Today, the news announced that we will have a new president. Just like most of you, I have friends and family who stand on both sides of the aisle. Some are staunch in their viewpoints and others are humble and proceed with mercy and grace. All

REVIEW: MATT, TheBanjoPlayer’s TRICK OR TREAT

October 31st, 2020|

Scary good. Halloween, to me, is the start of the holiday season and while Christmas brings about the spirit of giving and Thanksgiving, well, the spirit of thankfulness, Halloween seems to be the creative holiday. Some might argue, and I wouldn’t fault them, that the candy spirit is alive and well.

REVIEW: Darrell Scott – “Jaroso (Live)”

October 25th, 2020|

Let the dreamer dream. I first heard Darrell Scott's voice on a mixed CD some songwriter friends had been passing around. The songs were labeled though much of them were faint having passed through so many hands. It was also scratched to hell which was frustrating but I always pushed through

PREDICTION: Luke Combs has the bluegrass bug

October 16th, 2020|

Bring on the sangers. Luke Combs can sang. Not an "oh my friend is a good singer" sanger. Not an "oh do you sing in church" sanger. No, he's a "let's pack up all of our stuff in a van and move to Nashville and belt out tunes down on

An obnoxious letter to the IBMA

October 7th, 2020|

The gate doesn't need gatekeepers. It needs to be opened wider. The World of Bluegrass 2020 was put in a difficult spot this year. As 2020 seems to have affected the majority of life in its wake, the IBMA was tasked with having a business conference/festival/jam sesh/showcase/hootenanny in the

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