Posted in Festivals/Tours/Events, tagged Adam Steffey & Special Guests, Alecia Nugent, Audie Blaylock & Redline, Balsam Ridge, Blue Moon Rising, bluegrass, Bradley Walker, Cadillac Sky, Carrie Hassler & Hard Rain, Cherryholmes, Dailey & Vincent, Dale Ann Bradley, Danny Paisley & Southern Grass, Darren Beachley & Legends of the Potomac, Don Rigsby & Midnight Call, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, G2 Bluegrass Band, Grasstowne, IBMA Fan Fest, J.D. Crowe & The New South, Joe Diffie, John McEuen, Johnny Warren & Charlie Cushman, Kenny & Amanda Smith, Kenny & Amanda Smith Band, Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time, Larry Stephenson Band, Lonesome River Band, Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road, Lou Reid & Carolina, Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper, Missy Raines & the New Hip, Mountain Heart, music, NewFound Road, Pam Gadd, Randy Waller & The Country Gentlemen, Ronnie Bowman, Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out, Sarah Jarosz, Sierra Hull & Highway 111, Special Consensus, The Church Sisters, The Crowe Brothers, The Dan Tyminski Band, The Del McCoury Band, The Dixie Bee-Liners, The Grascals, The Infamous Stringdusters, The Jeanette Williams Band, The Kruger Brothers, The Randy Kohrs Band, The Steeldrivers on September 29, 2009 |
NASHVILLE, TENN.–Bluegrass music’s premier indoor festival is just around the corner! Bluegrass fans will want to reserve their tickets as soon as possible for IBMA‘s Bluegrass Fan Fest, scheduled for October 2-4, 2009, at the Nashville Convention Center. The star-studded grand finale of World of Bluegrass Week (Sept. 28 – Oct. 4) will present the talents of more than 60 phenomenal acts on three stages: the Main Stage, the Masters Workshop Stage and the Grand Master Fiddler Championship.
Fan Fest tickets are available for purchase at the festival gate. Three-day, single-day and student rated tickets will be available when ticket sales open on Friday, October 2, at 8 a.m. at the ticket sales center located inside the 601 Commerce Street entrance of the Nashville Convention Center. Three-day tickets are $95, single-day tickets are $55 per day, and student tickets are $35 with ID. Children under 16 are admitted free with paid adult admission.
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Posted in Festivals/Tours/Events, tagged Audie Blaylock & Redline, Billy Smith, Cherryholmes, Dailey & Vincent, Darin & Brooke Aldridge, Don Rigsby & Midnight Call, Donna Hughes, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, G2 Bluegrass Band, Gold Heart, Grasstowne, International Bluegrass Music Association's (IBMA) World of Bluegrass, Johnny Warren & Charlie Cushman, Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time, Spring Creek, Steep Canyon Rangers, The Bankester Family, The Church Sisters, The Crowe Brothers, The Davidson Brothers, The Del McCoury Band, The Martins, The Quebe Sisters Band, The Steeldrivers on June 1, 2009 |
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NASHVILLE, TN – Twenty thousand fans and music industry professionals from all around the globe will converge on the Nashville Convention Center from September 28 to October 4 for the International Bluegrass Music Association‘s (IBMA) World of Bluegrass. The week is equal parts homecoming, family reunion, expo, business conference, celebration, and music festival, highlighted by the International Bluegrass Music Awards which honor the year’s most outstanding talent.
To view a brief video about the unique World of Bluegrass experience, click here:
The 20th anniversary of the International Bluegrass Music Awards is the centerpiece of the week, when the music comes home to the historical Ryman Auditorium on Thursday evening, Oct. 1. While the best seats are among the celebrities in the hallowed pews of the Ryman for the all-star lineup, the show is also broadcast live on Sirius/XM and around the world via a syndicated radio network. According to show co-producer Cindy Baucom, “The milestone 20th Anniversary IBMA Awards Show will truly be a night to remember as we bring together the biggest award winners of the past with the newest nominees, topped off with dynamic performances.” (more…)
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Posted in Festivals/Tours/Events, tagged Abalone Dots, Bad Livers, Danny Barnes, Darol Anger & Mike Marshall, Greensky Bluegrass, music festival, Northwest String Summit, The Del McCoury Band, The Infamous String Dusters, Väsen, Yonder Mountain String Band on April 15, 2009 |
The Northwest’s premier acoustic music festival, The Northwest String Summit, returns for its eighth year to beautiful Horning’s Hideout in North Plains, Oregon, on July 17-18-19. The family friendly event boasts three days of nearly all-acoustic music, culminating each night with main stage performances from musical hosts Yonder Mountain String Band, this year joined by special guest Danny Barnes (Danny Barnes with Bad Livers, Tim O’Brien Band). Yonder Mountain String Band has been called the fastest growing acoustic band in history.
Also on the bill for the 2009 String Summit are The Del McCoury Band; Väsen – Sweden’s premier acoustic trio with guests Darol Anger (David Grisman Quintet, Psychograss) and Mike Marshall, (David Grisman Quintet, Psychograss); The Infamous String Dusters; Abalone Dots (all female acoustic band from Sweden); Bad Livers; Greensky Bluegrass; Strings for Industry with Darol Anger, Scott Law, Tye North (Leftover Salmon), Carlton Jackson; P. Whipped w/ Bryn Davies, Sharon Gilchrest and Megan McCormick; Hickster w/Benny “Burle” Galloway; Taarka and this year’s super jam, to be hosted by Danny Barnes, with Rob and Ronnie McCoury. Past year’s Super Jam performers have included Bill Frisell, Chris Thile, David Grisman, Vassar Clements, Nick Forster, Jerry Douglas and Tim O’Brien.
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Posted in Festivals/Tours/Events, tagged Cornmeal, Crooked Still, Dan Paisley & The Southern Grass, Dark Star Orchestra, Davisson Brothers Band, DelFest, Festival, Great American Taxi, J.D. Crowe and the New South, Joe Craven, Leftover Salmon, music festival, Old Crow Medicine Show, Ollabelle, Peter Rowan and The Free Mexican Air Force, Railroad Earth, Ronnie Bowman and the Committee, Sam Bush, Steep Canyon Rangers, The Del McCoury Band, The Infamous Stringdusters, The Lee Boys, Tim O'Brien, Vinegar Creek Constituency on March 4, 2009 |
The festival will offer 3 days of intimate bluegrass, a band competition, interactive children’s programs, a craft fair featuring regional and international artisans, and an eclectic food court along with the chance to simply relax and camp with good friends in a festive environment.
DELFEST 2009 LINE-UP
Three days of bluegrass with The Del McCoury Band * Old Crow Medicine Show * Leftover Salmon * Sam Bush * Railroad Earth * Dark Star Orchestra * Peter Rowan and The Free Mexican Air Force * J.D. Crowe and The New South * Tim OBrien * Ollabelle * The Infamous Stringdusters * Steep Canyon Rangers * The Lee Boys * Joe Craven * Cornmeal * Crooked Still * Great American Taxi * Dan Paisley & The Southern Grass * Ronnie Bowman and the Committee * Davisson Brothers Band * Vinegar Creek Constituency
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