The Bluegrass Situation: Roots Culture Redefined
NewsSep 13, 2017

Tonight, the winners for the 16th annual Americana Music Association's Honors & Awards show were announced at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee.Album of the Year:American Band, Drive-By Truckers, Produced by David BarbeClose Ties, Rodney Crowell, Produced by Kim Buie and Jordan LehningFreedom Highway, Rhiannon Giddens, Produced David Bither, Rhiannon Giddens and Dirk PowellThe Navigator, Hurray for…

NewsAug 30, 2017

The Bluegrass Situation and PineCone are excited to announce the second annual Shout & Shine: A Celebration of Diversity in Bluegrass showcase at World of Bluegrass. The event -- which was created to foster representation and encourage inclusion of the diverse artists, musicians, and professionals who love and create bluegrass and roots music -- will take place at…

NewsJul 26, 2017

Nominees for the 2017 International Bluegrass Music Awards were announced today with Balsam Range and the Earls of Leicester leading the pack with eight nominations each. Balsam Range received six nominations for the band and two for their individual members, while the Earls pulled in five nominations, plus three for individual members. Close behind are the Gibson Brothers, with seven nominations…

NewsJun 14, 2017

Before we've even caught our breath from Bonnaroo, we are onto the next big gig -- the first-ever Bourbon & Beyond Festival. On September 23 and 24, music, food, and bourbon will collide in Louisville, Kentucky, and we'll be there. The weekend's lineup includes Stevie Nicks, the Steve Miller Band, Amos Lee, Band of Horses, Buddy Guy, Nikki…

NewsJun 2, 2017

This year, for the first time ever, the California Bluegrass Association (CBA) is sponsoring a float in San Francisco’s Pride parade. The initiative is being lead by CBA's San Francisco area vice president, Ted Kuster, in an effort to broaden the audience for bluegrass and roots music -- SF Pride draws 30,000 marchers and more…