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Lynda and Pattie Create "Traditional Duets"

Lynda Dawson and Pattie HopkinsNashville, TN -- One of music’s most intriguing new acts began as a happy accident. The duo of Lynda Dawson and Pattie Hopkins was created when other members of the Kickin Grass Band, in which the girls play, were unable to showcase in the “Raleigh Room” at IBMA’s 2012 World of Bluegrass. Together Lynda and Pattie decided that “the show must go on” and promptly discovered that they had a cadre of traditional songs that they knew and loved to share.

“Walk With Me” by the Kickin Grass Band is Recommended for Bluegrass Programming

Kickin Grass BandRaleigh, NC based bluegrass and Americana group, The Kickin Grass Band, has made its mark on the roots music scene with strong voices, engaging musicianship and original songs that ride the edge of tradition. The Raleigh-based Kickin Grass Band is known for their unique bluegrass style—equal parts vintage and nouveau. On their newest release, Walk With Me, the band delightfully stretches and builds each song beyond their firm footing in bluegrass, appealing to a broad roots music audience. To the joy of listeners and benefit of the songs, the Kickin Grass Band is not afraid to follow their muse down the complementary paths of Old-time, Americana and folk.

5th Carolina Music Awards Nominees Announced

Nu-BluRaleigh, NC - The Fifth Anniversary of the Carolina Music Awards is shaping up to be a very special event for organizers and nominees. The Carolina Music Awards will be held at the Progress Energy Center’s Fletcher Opera Theatre on July 15. Voting closed yesterday, July 6 so now, we wait for the votes to be counted and tabulated to see who gets the trophy. Bluegrass music is represented in the Americana/Bluegrass and Videos categories.

Walk With Me Propels The Kickin Grass Band Beyond Bluegrass

Kickin Grass BandRaleigh, NC -- Superfan Records today announced the release of the Kickin Grass Band’s newest album, Walk With Me. This is the band’s first full-length album since 2008 and the first to feature the current lineup. The album tells a nuanced musical story of grief, exploration, hard-won acceptance and understanding as only a close-knit veteran ensemble can. Walk With Me is scheduled for release on July 24, 2012.

North Carolina Bluegrass Favorite to Host 10th Anniversary Show Jan 14

Kickin' Grass BandDurham, NC - Ten years in the making, Raleigh, NC based bluegrass and Americana group the Kickin Grass Band has made its mark on the roots music scene with strong voices and original songs that reflect the depth and breadth of the human experience. The Kickin Grass Band, celebrates ten years of signature Americana-style bluegrass with a special hometown concert and celebration on Saturday, January 14, 2012 at the Carolina Theatre of Durham. The show is a co-presentation of The Carolina Theatre of Durham and Pinecone – the Piedmont Council of Traditional Music.

Kickin Grass Band Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Special Hometown Concert

Kickin' Grass BandOne of the Triangle's most well-loved bluegrass bands, The Kickin Grass Band, celebrates 10 years of signature Americana-style bluegrass music with a special hometown concert and celebration on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012 at the Carolina Theatre of Durham. The show is a co-presentation of The Carolina Theatre of Durham and PineCone.

North Carolina Bluegrass Favorite to Host 10th Anniversary Show January 14, 2012

Kickin' Grass BandDurham, NC -- One of the Triangle's most well-loved bands, The Kickin Grass Band, celebrates ten years of signature Americana-style bluegrass with a special hometown concert and celebration on Saturday, January 14, 2012 at the Carolina Theatre of Durham. The show is a co-presentation of The Carolina Theatre of Durham and Pinecone - the Piedmont Council of Traditional Music.

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