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What's Del McCoury Really Like? We Asked Three People Who Know Him Best
Del in DecemberDec 10, 2021

Del McCoury has every right a person can have to slow down, take it easy, and bask in his own accomplishments. But, instead of taking some well-earned time off, the iconic bluegrasser engaged his inner music fan, keeping his ears open to new songs, albums, and artists. During the lockdowns and periods of isolation in…

What's Del McCoury Really Like? We Asked Three People Who Know Him Best
Del in DecemberOct 4, 2021

Simple and strong, this live performance of “Midnight on the Stormy Deep” encapsulates so much of what we love about bluegrass. A style-defining voice and top-shelf front man, Del McCoury sings tenor and strums his signature rhythm guitar on the tune as Billy Strings leads from behind a mandolin -- a lesser-known instrument for the…

What's Del McCoury Really Like? We Asked Three People Who Know Him Best
Del in DecemberMar 5, 2020

In an interview backstage at the Grand Ole Opry host Tom Power talks to Bluegrass Hall of Famer and Grammy award-winner Del McCoury about how he started playing banjo, his (interesting) time in the military, joining Bill Monroe's band, being replaced by Bill Keith, starting over, playing music with his sons, and how he found…

What's Del McCoury Really Like? We Asked Three People Who Know Him Best
Del in DecemberSep 22, 2019

Del McCoury is a bluegrass hall of famer and repeat host of the International Bluegrass Music Association Awards. Jim Lauderdale is a beloved Nashville songwriter whose wide range of projects and songs includes Grammy Awards in bluegrass. Their personalities are as big as their resumes, so they'll make memorable co-hosts of the 2019 IBMA Awards…

What's Del McCoury Really Like? We Asked Three People Who Know Him Best
Del in DecemberAug 30, 2019

“My Love Will Not Change” -- but my favorite version of this song just might. (And yours might, too!) The tune, penned by consummate songwriter, bluegrasser, and country stalwart Shawn Camp and his rockabilly collaborator and friend Billy Burnette, has had versions recorded and performed by both writers as well as Bluegrass Hall of Famer…

What's Del McCoury Really Like? We Asked Three People Who Know Him Best
What's Del McCoury Really Like? We Asked Three People Who Know Him Best