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The Mercury News
Elvis Presley: Recalling his 20 best songs, 40 years after he diedgoodness no one told Elvis this song was supposed to be sung by a woman. 7. “B
The Mercury News / Posted 12 hours ago
goodness no one told Elvis this song was supposed to be sung by a woman. 7. “Blue Moon of Kentucky,” 1954: By turning a Bill Monroe bluegrass waltz into a driving rocker, Elvis helps define rockabilly. 8. “Love Me,” 1956: Jerry Leiber and Mike... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Town Mountain Performs At Revelry Room Oct. 13in a packed club or at a sold-out festival. The hearty base of Town Mountain's
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
in a packed club or at a sold-out festival. The hearty base of Town Mountain's music is the bluegrass triumvirate of Bill Monroe, Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs. It's what else goes into the mix that brings it all to life both on stage and on... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
High School Football Coach Uses Zeke Suspension as Teachablelook to the pros like Elliott. "I'm looking at what they're doing so I know wh
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
look to the pros like Elliott. "I'm looking at what they're doing so I know what do, and what not to do," said Freshman Bill Monroe. " "Even when you think the cameras aren't on," Senior Devin Connor pointed out. "Everything counts." Coach... Read more
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cmt.com
Billy Ray Cyrus Named 2018 Kentucky Music Hall of Fame Inducteestate who have made significant contributions to the entertainment industry. P
cmt.com / Posted 6 days ago
state who have made significant contributions to the entertainment industry. Previous inductees include Loretta Lynn, Bill Monroe, Ricky Skaggs, Tom T. Hall, the Judds, Patty Loveless, the Everly Brothers and the Osborne Brothers. Cyrus is... Read more
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Ogle County News
Illinois Rail returns to Jamboree on Fridaygroup came together in 2008 and shares a love of traditional bluegrass music, a
Ogle County News / Posted 6 days ago
group came together in 2008 and shares a love of traditional bluegrass music, as well as the bluegrass music of today.� Bill Monroe, Flatt & Scruggs, The Cox Family, and Ronda Vincent inspire just some of the music played by the group.� “The... Read more
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The Ironton Tribune
Skaggs happy to be back to his rootsput him to work when he was just a teen — the Stanley Brothers. “The thing abo
The Ironton Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
put him to work when he was just a teen — the Stanley Brothers. “The thing about the Stanley Brothers I loved so much was, Bill Monroe really inspired them to play, and Bill Monroe was the father of bluegrass music, he started the music, him and... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
Series features homegrown talenttheir audiences with a mellow brew of good times and good tunes. A true trouba
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted 20 days ago
their audiences with a mellow brew of good times and good tunes. A true troubadour, Blu’s influences span the likes of Bill Monroe and Woody Guthrie, Gordon Lightfoot and Stan Rogers. His storytelling songwriting style reflects his experiences... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Series features homegrown talenttheir audiences with a mellow brew of good times and good tunes. A true trouba
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 20 days ago
their audiences with a mellow brew of good times and good tunes. A true troubadour, Blu’s influences span the likes of Bill Monroe and Woody Guthrie, Gordon Lightfoot and Stan Rogers. His storytelling songwriting style reflects his experiences... Read more
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cmt.com
Earls of Leicester, Balsam Range Top IBMA Nominationsdied in 2011. The new inductees also include Bobby Hicks and Roland White, two
cmt.com / Posted 21 days ago
died in 2011. The new inductees also include Bobby Hicks and Roland White, two musicians with close ties to the late Bill Monroe, who’s credited as the father of bluegrass. A longtime member of Monroe’s Blue Grass Boys, Hicks was also a... Read more
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The News & Observer
North Carolina represents at IBMA Awardsa native of Newton, is going in primarily on the strength of his stints playing
The News & Observer / Posted 21 days ago
a native of Newton, is going in primarily on the strength of his stints playing with Ricky Skaggs and “Father of Bluegrass” Bill Monroe. And longtime Durham resident Alice Gerrard, who picked up her first-ever Grammy nomination at age 80 three years... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
REX NELSON: Pride of Turkey Scratchboth at home and in the church. "Helm knew that he wanted to become a musician
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
both at home and in the church. "Helm knew that he wanted to become a musician at age 6 after seeing bluegrass musician Bill Monroe perform," Bryan Rogers writes for the Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture. "He began playing guitar at age... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pride of Turkey Scratchboth at home and in the church. "Helm knew that he wanted to become a musician
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
both at home and in the church. "Helm knew that he wanted to become a musician at age 6 after seeing bluegrass musician Bill Monroe perform," Bryan Rogers writes for the Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture. "He began playing guitar at age... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Down by the River:Live magazine. This is Local Jam’s third year, but its first year at Edgewater
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
Live magazine. This is Local Jam’s third year, but its first year at Edgewater. Started by Aaron Seibert of Jack+Jill and Bill Monroe of Suite Vibes in 2014, the event spent two years at Sweet River Gardens along the banks of the Colorado River... Read more
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TribLIVE
The Mavericks continue to forge own path in imploding music industryjamming," Malo says. "I remember one night in particular, and it was Sam again
TribLIVE / Posted 28 days ago
jamming," Malo says. "I remember one night in particular, and it was Sam again with his friends ... then none other than Bill Monroe gets up. I remember that night, it gave me a profound and deep appreciation for the genre and the power of that... Read more
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Daily Press
Town Mountain to play at Oozlefinch Bluegrass Festival Sundayreporter Jack Bernhardt said the album “is hard-charging, grits-and-gravy authe
Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
reporter Jack Bernhardt said the album “is hard-charging, grits-and-gravy authentic, the kind of emotions on the strings Bill Monroe and Flatts and Scruggs pioneered more than 60 years ago.” Later in his review, Bernhardt called them “no copy... Read more

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