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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Joan Osborne Headlines 2016 Sag Harbor American Music Festivaltaste of the diversity and passion of American music.” Mr. Lauro said. “I’ve go
Joan Osborne Headlines 2016 Sag Harbor American Music Festival
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted yesterday
taste of the diversity and passion of American music.” Mr. Lauro said. “I’ve got all of this great archive film footage of Bill Monroe, Mississippi John Hurt, Louis Armstrong, B.B. King, all the way up to Janis Joplin. These are the artists we have... Read more
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The News & Observer
Bill Monroe, Doc Watson and other top names advance in Bluegrass Bracketstrings (or basketball nets) from the Sir Walter Raleigh statue on the Banjosta
Bill Monroe, Doc Watson and other top names advance in Bluegrass Bracket
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
strings (or basketball nets) from the Sir Walter Raleigh statue on the Banjostand. And here’s how it looks: The Ramblers Bill Monroe, The Father of Bluegrass and overall top seed, has yet to be seriously challenged, even by Doyle Lawson. He beat... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Company promises credit services after data hack of millions of hunting, fishing licensesPolice and federal law enforcement agencies, are continuing their investigation
Company promises credit services after data hack of millions of hunting, fishing licenses
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
Police and federal law enforcement agencies, are continuing their investigation. An ACTIVE Network spokesperson could not be reached for comment Saturday. — Tony Hernandez The Oregonian/OregonLive columnist Bill Monroe contributed to th... Read more
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The News & Observer
From Bill Monroe to Dolly Parton, results from Round 2 of the Bluegrass Bracket. Vote in Round 3 through Monday.it seems like a good bet that at least one will go down this round, given some
From Bill Monroe to Dolly Parton, results from Round 2 of the Bluegrass Bracket. Vote in Round 3 through Monday.
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
it seems like a good bet that at least one will go down this round, given some of the matchups. Group One: The Ramblers Bill Monroe, the overall No. 1 seed as “The Father of Bluegrass,” cruised past 8 seed Sam Bush by a comfortable margin in the... Read more
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Billboard
Charley Pride Reflects on His 50th Chart Anniversary & Lack of Diversity in Country Musicin the Grand Ole Opry. My dad had an old Philco radio, and nobody could turn th
Charley Pride Reflects on His 50th Chart Anniversary & Lack of Diversity in Country Music
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
in the Grand Ole Opry. My dad had an old Philco radio, and nobody could turn the knobs but him -- so that's what we heard. Bill Monroe was his favorite singer. I got hooked on it. I bought a guitar, but I was out in the country and I didn't know... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Monarch butterfly, released in Oregon, spotted in San Franciscoit upon themselves to plant milkweed. Monroe, a biologist who gained an interes
Monarch butterfly, released in Oregon, spotted in San Francisco
OregonLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
it upon themselves to plant milkweed. Monroe, a biologist who gained an interest in nature at a young age from her father, Bill Monroe, a longtime writer for The Oregonian/OregonLive, worked with the Benton County Soil and Water Conservation... Read more
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Melfort Journal
New Home Routes season opens tonighttown joys and pains as well as simple feelings and strong passions. Some of her
New Home Routes season opens tonight
Melfort Journal / Posted 7 days ago
town joys and pains as well as simple feelings and strong passions. Some of her musical inspirations include Hank Williams, Bill Monroe and Tom Waits. Her Northern Saskatchewan and Manitoba tour starts on September 17 in Prince Albert. From there... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Police ease their daily tensions in a Columbia River fishing eventDepartment, marveled at his surroundings and a few days off this past week on t
Police ease their daily tensions in a Columbia River fishing event
OregonLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
Department, marveled at his surroundings and a few days off this past week on the Colulmbia River below Bonneville Dam. Bill Monroe For Frederick Frazier of Dallas, Texas, it was the ultimate ride-along. Except, a) he was the rider; and b)... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
On this day: September 9four episodes of the TV series "The Twilight Zone," including the famous "Time
On this day: September 9
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 14 days ago
four episodes of the TV series "The Twilight Zone," including the famous "Time Enough at Last" episode (pictured). 1996: Bill Monroe, the singer-songwriter and musician who helped create the style of music known as bluegrass, dies at age 84 in... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
On this day: September 13Llandaff, Cardiff, Wales. He died of the blood disease myelodysplastic syndrome
On this day: September 13
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 14 days ago
Llandaff, Cardiff, Wales. He died of the blood disease myelodysplastic syndrome at the age of 74 on Nov. 23, 1990. 1911: Bill Monroe, the singer-songwriter and musician who helped create the style of music known as bluegrass, is born near Rosine,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 13Llandaff, Cardiff, Wales. He died of the blood disease myelodysplastic syndrome
September 13
KECI Missoula / Posted 14 days ago
Llandaff, Cardiff, Wales. He died of the blood disease myelodysplastic syndrome at the age of 74 on Nov. 23, 1990. 1911: Bill Monroe, the singer-songwriter and musician who helped create the style of music known as bluegrass, is born near Rosine,... Read more
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The China Post
Dakota flute-maker, player earns top folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns top folk honor
The China Post / Posted 15 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. This undated photo provided by Michael Wolforth shows Dakota flute-maker and... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honorthan 30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 16 days ago
than 30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at https://twitter.com/reginagarc... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honorthan 30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 days ago
than 30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at https://twitter.com/reginagarc... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 16 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 16 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 16 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honorthan 30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
than 30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at https://twitter.com/reginagarc... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honorthan 30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 16 days ago
than 30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at https://twitter.com/reginagarc... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
WSMV Nashville / Posted 16 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 16 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at... Read more
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Island Packet
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honorhas only been given to 404 individuals or groups since it was created more than
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
Island Packet / Posted 16 days ago
has only been given to 404 individuals or groups since it was created more than 30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thun... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 16 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 16 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 16 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 16 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 16 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the r
Dakota flute-maker, player earns nation's highest folk honor
KXXV Waco / Posted 16 days ago
30 years ago, he'll receive the national recognition he deserves and join the ranks of past recipients like B.B. King and Bill Monroe, just to name a few," Thune said. Follow Regina Garcia Cano on Twitter at... Read more
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Accounting Today
People News – Sept. 9, 2016designation from the International Information Systems Security Certification C
People News – Sept. 9, 2016
Accounting Today / Posted 18 days ago
designation from the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium. Former Florida Auditor General Bill Monroe has joined Thomas Howell Ferguson PA as a government consultant in the Tallahassee office. Derek Han has joined... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 9four episodes of the TV series "The Twilight Zone," including the famous "Time
September 9
KTXS Abilene / Posted 18 days ago
four episodes of the TV series "The Twilight Zone," including the famous "Time Enough at Last" episode (pictured). 1996: Bill Monroe, the singer-songwriter and musician who helped create the style of music known as bluegrass, dies at age 84 in... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 9four episodes of the TV series "The Twilight Zone," including the famous "Time
September 9
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 days ago
four episodes of the TV series "The Twilight Zone," including the famous "Time Enough at Last" episode (pictured). 1996: Bill Monroe, the singer-songwriter and musician who helped create the style of music known as bluegrass, dies at age 84 in... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 9four episodes of the TV series "The Twilight Zone," including the famous "Time
September 9
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 18 days ago
four episodes of the TV series "The Twilight Zone," including the famous "Time Enough at Last" episode (pictured). 1996: Bill Monroe, the singer-songwriter and musician who helped create the style of music known as bluegrass, dies at age 84 in... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 9four episodes of the TV series "The Twilight Zone," including the famous "Time
September 9
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 18 days ago
four episodes of the TV series "The Twilight Zone," including the famous "Time Enough at Last" episode (pictured). 1996: Bill Monroe, the singer-songwriter and musician who helped create the style of music known as bluegrass, dies at age 84 in... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 13Llandaff, Cardiff, Wales. He died of the blood disease myelodysplastic syndrome
September 13
KTXS Abilene / Posted 19 days ago
Llandaff, Cardiff, Wales. He died of the blood disease myelodysplastic syndrome at the age of 74 on Nov. 23, 1990. 1911: Bill Monroe, the singer-songwriter and musician who helped create the style of music known as bluegrass, is born near Rosine,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 13Llandaff, Cardiff, Wales. He died of the blood disease myelodysplastic syndrome
September 13
KECI Missoula / Posted 19 days ago
Llandaff, Cardiff, Wales. He died of the blood disease myelodysplastic syndrome at the age of 74 on Nov. 23, 1990. 1911: Bill Monroe, the singer-songwriter and musician who helped create the style of music known as bluegrass, is born near Rosine,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 13Llandaff, Cardiff, Wales. He died of the blood disease myelodysplastic syndrome
September 13
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 19 days ago
Llandaff, Cardiff, Wales. He died of the blood disease myelodysplastic syndrome at the age of 74 on Nov. 23, 1990. 1911: Bill Monroe, the singer-songwriter and musician who helped create the style of music known as bluegrass, is born near Rosine,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 13Llandaff, Cardiff, Wales. He died of the blood disease myelodysplastic syndrome
September 13
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 19 days ago
Llandaff, Cardiff, Wales. He died of the blood disease myelodysplastic syndrome at the age of 74 on Nov. 23, 1990. 1911: Bill Monroe, the singer-songwriter and musician who helped create the style of music known as bluegrass, is born near Rosine,... Read more
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The Irish Times
David Bowie and the missing soundtrack for The Man Who Fell to Earththe film, which included originals like Boys from the South , as well as spirit
David Bowie and the missing soundtrack for The Man Who Fell to Earth
The Irish Times / Posted 19 days ago
the film, which included originals like Boys from the South , as well as spirited covers of Hank Snow’s Rhumba Boogie and Bill Monroe and his Bluegrass Boys’ Bluegrass Breakdown . “Some of the music was very improvised,” says Richard Goldblatt,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
North Coast Fest: Your guide to the boomband backed off too quickly from fiddles and banjos, or Yonder Mountain String
North Coast Fest: Your guide to the boom
Chicago Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
band backed off too quickly from fiddles and banjos, or Yonder Mountain String Band fans fatigued with endless songs, or Bill Monroe fans looking for a refreshing folk-rock approach to bluegrass, this 16-year-old Kalamazoo, Mich., quintet is just... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Putting the pep in prepsto run through the formation until each musician reaches his or her position at
Putting the pep in preps
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
to run through the formation until each musician reaches his or her position at the right time and faces band director Bill Monroe. "Guys you're sounding better with each day," Monroe says as the band stands around the base of the viewing... Read more
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Philly.com
Bluegrass fest, 45 years young, returns to Salem County FairgroundsRalph Stanley performed at the group's first concert in January 1971 and was a
Bluegrass fest, 45 years young, returns to Salem County Fairgrounds
Philly.com / Posted 28 days ago
Ralph Stanley performed at the group's first concert in January 1971 and was a catalyst for the festival. "Ralph and Bill Monroe asked us later that year if we would host the first bluegrass festival in the Northeast United States," says... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Randall Franks's Book Encouragers III Highlights Celebrity Stories Photos And Recipeshighlights performers such as "Star Trek" luminary James Doohanand Grand Ole Op
Randall Franks's Book Encouragers III Highlights Celebrity Stories Photos And Recipes
The Chattanoogan / Posted 1 months ago
highlights performers such as "Star Trek" luminary James Doohanand Grand Ole Opry star Little Jimmy Dickens; American icon Bill Monroe and “The Dukes of Hazzard” legend Sonny Shroyer; country music masters Harold Bradley and George Jones; bluegrass... Read more

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