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Kathy Mattea's Calling Me Home to be Released September 11th

Calling Me HomeNashville, TN -- Most artists take fewer and fewer risks as they get older, but Kathy Mattea is a striking exception. She didn’t play it safe while she charted mainstream country hits--16 of them reaching the top ten--and she’s not about to start now.

Bluegrass Road Leads to International Bluegrass Audience

Bluegrass RoadAmerican Media Group and their production partners debuted their brand new television creations, Bluegrass Road and SoundStage with Mike and Brian in early 2012. The bluegrass music program reaches millions of viewers on both national and international networks. Bluegrass Road features many top major names of Bluegrass Gospel and even introduces up and coming artists.

“Hard Country” by Audie Blaylock and Redline Out June 19, Single on Charts

Hard CountryNashville, TN -- Rural Rhythm Records is proud to announce the June 19, 2012 album release, Hard Country, by bluegrass music artists Audie Blaylock & Redline. Produced by Audie Blaylock, Hard Country is mixed with the cheating and heartbreak songs and that fiery hard-driving instrumental work that Audie Blaylock & Redline have become known for while performing their high energy live shows. Musicians on the album include: Audie Blaylock, Jesse Brock, Patrick McAvinue, Russ Carson, and Jason Moore.

"Life Goes On" Video by Musicians Against Childhood Cancer

Life Goes OnLife Goes On by the Musicians Against Childhood Cancer (MACC) is a new 2 CD set available for purchase at, County Sales, Ernest Tubb Records Shops, the Musicians Against Childhood Cancer website, Rural Rhythm Records, directly through the participating artists and many more locations. Life Goes On was recorded live during the annual MACC festivals from 2006 - 2011 with the exception of the new single "Life Goes On" that was recorded at Randy Kohrs' Slack Key Studio in Nashville, TN. Many bluegrass music artists contributed to the project.

Niall Toner: #1 Downloaded Bluegrass Music Artist of All Time on AirPlay Direct

Niall TonerNiall Toner is an acoustic Irish flavored artist with Celtic influences whose diverse repertoire ranges from contemporary up-tempo songs and tunes to inspirational gospel-style numbers, as well as tributes to Bill Monroe the father of bluegrass music like "The Master's Resting Place" and "Bill Monroe's Mandolin."

The Mountain Music Project: A Musical Odyssey from Appalachia to Himalaya

Mountain Music ProjectThe Mountain Music Project is proud to announce the new release of both their documentary film and their groundbreaking collaborative CD. The CD entitled The Mountain Music Project: A Musical Odyssey from Appalachia to Himalaya is a collaboration of the Nepali/Himalayan traditional music of the Gandharba, or musician caste, and the Bluegrass/Old Time musics of the Appalachian mountain region of the United States. Cybergrass wrote about The Mountain Music Project last November.

Steep Canyon Rangers Release Music Video and Webisode Series

Steep Canyon RangersNashville, TN -- Grammy nominated, IBMA Entertainers of the Year, the Steep Canyon Rangers, have released new videos in support of their 5th album, Nobody Knows You.” Gaining international notoriety as bandmates with entertainment icon Steve Martin, these videos are bringing the Steep Canyon Rangers to audiences beyond their already devoted bluegrass, folk, Americana and jamband fanbase.

Bluegrass Banjo Artist Bill Evans Releases Storyline Video

In Good CompanyBluegrass music videos are still a rare thing in our musical world, especially "story line" type videos (in contrast to live performance videos), so I wanted to share with you my new video for "The Distance Between Two Points," a track from Bill Evans' new CD In Good Company. You can access this by linking to Bill's YouTube channel at It will come up first and automatically start playing once you link to the page.

Uncovered: Germany's Covered Grass Bluegrass Band

Covered GrassThe musical roots of most band members does not lie in bluegrass - they're mostly coming from jazz & pop. So the band performs with an untypical sound and attitude that is intentionally open to other styles and influences and therefore also for a wider audience.

Monroeville - CMA Week Appearances and New Recording

MonroevilleAnyone knows that to do something right, there must be a lot of hard work and persistence. We're learning what that means more and more as our band grows. There are always paths to choose and decisions to make. We have consistently tried to make the wisest choices with the information provided to us. This is especially difficult because there is no rule book for what we want to do. There is no airplane safety sheet with pretty little pictures telling us what do in case of emergency. In some ways that can be daunting, but in other ways it allows you a lot of freedom.

Travers Chandler and Avery County Announce New Members and Youtube Page

Travers ChandlerTravers Chandler and Avery County came together in 2009 to preserve the legacies of bluegrass music's lost heroes while bringing their own traditional bluegrass sound to new audiences. Members have garnered much acclaim including both SPBGMA and IBMA. The band has just announced three new members Tom Isaacs on Banjo and 2nd Fiddle, John Bryan on Guitar and Blake Johnson on Bass. Rounding out the group are Merl Johnson on Fiddle and Travers Chandler on Lead Vocals and Mandolin.left

Steep Canyon Rangers' Video is a Long Shot

Nobody Knows YouIBMA Entertainers of the Year The Steep Canyon Rangers' new album, Nobody Knows You is quite a buzz. It's climbing the charts and is getting great reviews. The band has now released a video for the cut "Long Shot" off the album. The album was released last month and is their fifth album.

Bearfoot Releases New Music Video for 'Midnight in Montana'

Barefoot BandNew-timey post-bluegrass group Bearfoot has just released a music video for "Midnight in Montana." This is the second video from American Story, their 2011 release on Compass Records. Featuring lead vocals from guitarist Todd Grebe, the video follows the band on the road in Montana, with candid shots and impromptu band performances on the side of Highway 90, in the backseat of the van and on hay bales, capturing the playful spirit of the band on the road. Watch the new video here./em

Hot Buttered Rum Headlines Saturday Night Outdoor Family Friendly Concert

Hot Buttered Rum BandSan Rafael, CA -- Throw a blanket on the turf, secure a picnic table next to the playground, bring a dinner or purchase one on site from Roadside BBQ, sit on chairs, get up and dance, bring the kids and play together, or leave them at home and make it a date night. Concerts outdoors, under the stars. The night is yours and the music is live bluegrass.

Are You Ready? - Stoney Creek Releases New Single and Music Video

Are You Ready?Hedgesville, WV -- Calv'ry Booking and Management announces the release of "Are You Ready?", the new single from Stoney Creek Bluegrass Band. The band has also released a music video for the single, which can be found on YouTube (see below), or at the band's website


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