Bill Monroe

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Name: Bill Monroe
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

One More Time, Boys: Bluegrass Legend Reminisces

Melvin Goins, center, poses for photographs with Buddy Griffin, left, and Joe McClung Sr., after Goins spoke Saturday at the Swiss Holiday Resort Chalet. He was born in 1933 in West Virginia, one of nine children. His father worked in the coal mines. ... [Published Lovely County Citizen - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Southern Folklife Collection marks 25 years

CHAPEL HILL —Look closely at an old preserved banjo head in the Wilson Library exhibit room and you will see signatures of Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King, and others who were part of the civil rights movement. The piece belonged to folk singer and musicologist ... [Published Durham Herald-Sun - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Bean Blossom Blues Fest

The is a 3 day long music party in the woods of Brown County, Indiana that has camping on location with campfire jams – bring your instruments – it’s a musician’s fun fest – don’t just come to watch, come to play and meet friends for life!  The main stage ... [Published WISH-TV - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Save wild tule chinook by letting them go, but keep the hatchery fish

The is trying to help wild tule chinook by encouraging anglers to release wild fish, but keep all hatchery salmon regardless of condition.That will help reduce the number of fish straying onto spawning grounds.The association's bulletin, co-authored by ... [Published Oregonian - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Weather... or not: Ann Arbor area's weekend will start sunny but rain is on the horizon

Happy Friday, Ann Arbor!And what a beautiful Friday it is, thought a little on the chilly side this morning.Temperatures were predicted to dipped down into the 40s last night, but we should be up into the mid-70s by the afternoon.A high-pressure system ... [Published AnnArbor.com - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Does the Facebook Messenger app spy on you?

FORT MYERS, FL.--Fears are surfacing over Facebook's new Messenger app.The company is now making you download it if you want to send and receive messages on your mobile device.But now, rumors are popping up online saying the app invades your privacy--even ... [Published WINK TV - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Redlands Bluegrass Festival: A top­ pick | Photos

Redlands Bluegrass Festival has celebrated its 20th anniversary with belly dancers, collaborative jams and an American legend of the genreREDLANDS Bluegrass Festival has celebrated its 20th anniversary with belly dancers, collaborative jams and an American ... [Published Bayside Bulletin / Redland Times - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Family offering $10,000 reward

Someone has information that could lead police to thedriver involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash June 1.Bob Rice believes that person should come forward. That’swhy he is offering a $10,000 reward for information that leads to the arrestand conviction ... [Published Greetings From Brown County - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Skaneateles Festival begins tonight

Skaneateles (WSYR-TV) – The 35th annual Skaneateles Festival is now underway.The event will run over the next four weekends, featuring music, fireworks, and family events.Schedule of events:What: Skaneateles FestivalWhen: July 7 through Aug. 30Where: ... [Published LocalSRY.com - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Caffè Lena offers ‘Banjo Master In-The-Round’

SARATOGA SPRINGS >> Bob Altschuler began playing the banjo because the sound reminded him of “these little sparkle things like neurons firing in my brain.”Jane Rothfield studied the Suzuki method of classical violin as a child, moved to fiddle as ... [Published Saratogian - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Scorching boxset from bluegrass pioneers

Foggy Mountain Gold (Proper Music) is a brand new 4-CD release from Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs. The pair, who first found fame as part of Bill Monroe’s famous Blue Grass Boys, then as an act in their own right are two of the most important figures ... [Published Irish World News - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

High-Energy Band Urban Monroes Returns to Central Oregon Coast

Published07/28/2014(Lincoln City, Oregon) - Fashioned from the heart of tradition and infused with adrenaline, the Urban Monroes’ contemporary bluegrass style is an outgrowth of the combined skills of some of the Pacific Northwest’s finest talent. That ... [Published Oregon Coast Beach Connection - Jul 29 2014]

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"after i heard all that stuff about it i just deleted it. it wasn't worth it" said Bill Monroe

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Smoky Mountain banjo pioneer Carroll Best featu... [Published Mountain Press - 9 hours ago]
Tommy Webb Band to perform bluegrass series [Published HispanicBusiness.com - 11 hours ago]
Stuart featured at Windsor Harvest Picnic [Published Shelbyville Daily Union - 14 hours ago]
What a Quart of Whiskey Might Assuage, but Neve... [Published Pop Matters - 21 hours ago]
Center Stage: Carson Peters' 10-year-old finger... [Published TriCities.com - Aug 21 2014]
One More Time, Boys: Bluegrass Legend Reminisces [Published Lovely County Citizen - Aug 21 2014]
Larry Stephenson Band Announces New Band Members [Published Music Industry News Network - Aug 21 2014]
Sometimes, It's Banjo Time [Published Atlantic City Weekly - Aug 21 2014]
Southern Folklife Collection marks 25 years [Published Durham Herald-Sun - Aug 20 2014]
Pickin' in the Pasture in Lodi This Weekend [Published The Ithaca Times - Aug 20 2014]
Bean Blossom Blues Fest [Published WISH-TV - Aug 19 2014]
Salmon magic erupts on schedule at the mouth of... [Published Oregonian - Aug 16 2014]
Save wild tule chinook by letting them go, but ... [Published Oregonian - Aug 15 2014]
Weather... or not: Ann Arbor area's weekend wil... [Published AnnArbor.com - Aug 15 2014]
Does the Facebook Messenger app spy on you? [Published WINK TV - Aug 15 2014]
Something Old, Something New: Bluegrass Festiva... [Published Lovely County Citizen - Aug 14 2014]
Upper Hudson Bluegrass Festival a late-summer r... [Published Saratogian - Aug 13 2014]
Redlands Bluegrass Festival: A top­ pick | Photos [Published Bayside Bulletin / Redland Times - Aug 13 2014]
Family offering $10,000 reward [Published Greetings From Brown County - Aug 12 2014]
Briarhoppers celebrate 80 years of bluegrass music [Published Examiner.com - Aug 12 2014]
Fairfax County Notes, 8/14/14 edition [Published Inside Nova - Aug 12 2014]
Grange Fair band profile: Nashville Bluegrass Band [Published Centre Daily Times - Aug 10 2014]
Fishing on the Oregon Coast has been good, with... [Published Oregonian - Aug 09 2014]
Travelin' McCourys will headline PCMR bluegrass... [Published Park Record - Aug 08 2014]
Seldom Scene to play at park concert series [Published Inside Nova - Aug 08 2014]
A Buoy 10 primer, useful even for veterans [Published Longview Daily News - Aug 08 2014]
Skaneateles Festival begins tonight [Published LocalSRY.com - Aug 07 2014]
Steve Smith: Taylor Smith surprises fan again; ... [Published Daily Breeze - Aug 07 2014]
Bluegrass-inspired bands take on The Bean [Published Savannah Morning News - Aug 07 2014]
Caffè Lena offers ‘Banjo Master In-The-Round’ [Published Saratogian - Aug 06 2014]
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Friday random ten: Presidenting is hard work, p... [Published Off the Kuff - Apr 04 2014]
For no particular reason, I got it in my head to see what kind of song lists I could make by using artists with the same name as the Presidents. Turns out I could make two lists’ worth. Here’s the first one: 1. Mad About The Boy – Dinah Washington ...
Rivals in review: raw intensity in Belgium’s "B... [Published Phnom Pehn Post - Feb 06 2014]
Of the films up for an Oscar alongside Rithy Panh’s The Missing Picture, Belgium’s offering is one of the most impressive, finds Emily Wight . Most people wouldn’t associate bluegrass music with Belgium. A sub-genre of American country music, its ...
Larry Keel Power Trio Returns to North Georgia ... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Feb 05 2014]
Clarkesville, GA, February 05, 2014 --( PR.com )-- Larry Keel a musical icon and makes a rare tour stop in North Georgia this February. He has absorbed the best lessons from his Bluegrass family upbringing, both sides deeply steeped in the rich mountain ...
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