Podcast: It Takes Two, Part Two
Episode #16-35 | airing 8-31-16

This week we conclude our two part feature focusing on duos. We’ll hear more classic and contemporary duos of singers and instrumentalists including Anne Hills & Jay Ansill, The Cactus Blossoms, Sara & Maybelle Carter and many more. LISTEN: http://singout.org/audio/sorm/sorm1635_podcast.mp3 To subscribe via iTunes, click .  |   To listen using … → read more

Podcast: Ride That Train, part 2
Episode #16-19 | airing 5-11-16

This week we on the Sing Out! Radio Magazine conclude our two part feature on Train Songs. We’ll include songs and tunes from Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn, Dan Hicks & his Hot Licks, Anne Hills, Jimmie Rodgers and many more including “the best damn train song ever written.” LISTEN: … → read more

Podcast: New Accoustic, The Pioneers
Episode #15-46 | airing 11-11-15

Dillards

Back in the 1960s and ’70s young Bluegrass players began to stretch out and a distinctly new style called New Grass was created. It met with lots of disagreements about maintaining the purity of the musical form. This had little effect on the young players promoting the style. This week … → read more

FLECK and WASHBURN: Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn

          Fleck and Washburn Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn Rounder Records www.rounder.com   When I first heard that Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn had married I thought it was a joke, though that was in part because of the source of the news. The “Bluegrass Intelligencer,” … → read more

World of Bluegrass Week Comes to a Close

The 24th annual World of Bluegrass Week, this year in Raleigh, started on Tuesday, Sept. 24 through Saturday, Sept. 28. Over 16,000 bluegrass fans and musicians from across the country poured into Raleigh, North Carolina, where the IBMA Business Conference was held, performances were staged, and awards were given out. … → read more