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Grammy Nominations 2022: See the American Roots Music Nominees
NewsMar 15, 2021

The 63rd Annual Grammy Awards were held yesterday afternoon and evening, Sunday March 14, 2021. Here are the nominees and winners in the American Roots Music fields: Best American Roots Performance Black Pumas, “Colors” Bonny Light Horseman, “Deep in Love” Brittany Howard, “Short and Sweet” Norah Jones & Mavis Staples, “I’ll Be Gone” John Prine,…

Grammy Nominations 2022: See the American Roots Music Nominees
NewsFeb 22, 2021

BGS is proud to announce our partnership with Yamaha Guitars for Folk Alliance International's 2021 virtual conference, Folk Unlocked. Join us on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 5:30pm CST for the Yamaha + BGS Spotlight Showcase, hosted by friend of BGS and acoustic blues and Americana veteran Keb' Mo'. Yamaha Guitars tapped BGS to collaborate on…

Grammy Nominations 2022: See the American Roots Music Nominees
NewsFeb 16, 2021

BGS and the Philadelphia Folksong Society, who are presenters of the oldest continuously run music festival in North America, are proud to join together to virtually present Cabin Fever Fest on ​February 20 & 21.​ This fully digital, interactive musical experience will include multiple streaming stages, performances by international stars and local favorites, music workshops and…

Grammy Nominations 2022: See the American Roots Music Nominees
NewsJan 29, 2021

BGS has partnered with the Philadelphia Folksong Society, presenters of the oldest continuously run music festival in North America – the Philadelphia Folk Festival – on a special, winter digital music event, Cabin Fever Fest, to place ​February 20 & 21, 2021!​ Pandemic or not, this winter, everyone will have a cozy front row seat as PFS…

Grammy Nominations 2022: See the American Roots Music Nominees
NewsDec 27, 2020

Tony Rice, revolutionary guitar player and Bluegrass Hall-of-Famer, died Friday, December 25 at the age of 69.  His passing was confirmed and memorialized by friend, collaborator, and fellow Hall-of-Famer Ricky Skaggs, per the request of Tony's family.  He was a true icon and will be remembered and revered by everyone in the community.  Read Ricky's…