The Bluegrass Situation: Roots Culture Redefined
Happy WeekendJun 1, 2013

  It's nearly Halloween, readers....does that mean most of you are out celebrating this weekend??  What are your most clever costumes?  I will be creatively dressed as a Californian out of her element preparing for for Hurricane Sandy to hit the east coast (read: bundled up watching scary movies).  For those of you joining me in the…

Happy WeekendJun 1, 2013

Oh Friday.  Thank goodness you're here!  It's been a long (but equally awesome) week here at Bluegrass Situation headquarters, and we have some REALLY BIG announcements coming up that we're REALLY EXCITED to share BUT.... ....we can't quite tell you yet. In the interim, here are a few links to keep you occupied until we…

Happy WeekendJun 1, 2013

  Ever thought, 'Gosh, I really wish I could have witnessed Bill Monroe dancing on a New York subway.' ??  Well then, there you go.  Happy to make your dreams come true. And on top of that, we've also got the best of the interwebs from the past week.  Enjoy: • The LA Times finally…

Happy WeekendMay 31, 2013

  • Friday has officially been declared BANJO DAY.  This video seemed appropriate to mark the occasion. • Fresh Air talks about Buddy and Jim (via NPR). • There's a new Peter Rowan album on the way. • Free music from some of our favorite artists??  Sure, we'll take it (via CMT Edge). • A Brit's perspective on…

Happy WeekendMay 13, 2013

Yes.  The gloom has once again descended upon Los Angeles, and for those of us on the westside in particular, hasn't left since the month began.  Some days, you need some appropriately mellow/gloomy music to accompany a mellow/gloomy day (see Laura Marling, Hem, The Civil Wars, even the Weepies...).  For this, I give you the uber-talented Sarah…