Tag: banjo

Lonesome River Band

Lonesome River Band

www.lonesomeriverband.com Since its formation 35 years ago, Lonesome River Band continues its reputation as one of the most respected names in Bluegrass music. Five-time International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) Banjo Player of the Year, and winner of the Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo […]

40th Annual Uncle Days Macon Days Festival

Grab your banjos and shine your dancin’ shoes– the 40th Annual Uncle Dave Macon Days old-time music and dance festival is set to kick off July 7th and 8th, in Cannonsburgh Village located in historic Murfreesboro, Tennessee. With a 1.2 million dollar local impact, the […]

Mayhayley’s House – A New Album by Lonesome River Band

Mayhayley’s House – A New Album by Lonesome River Band

Lonesome River Band to Release New Album Mayhayley’s House Dedicated to Georgia’s “Oracle of the Ages” Get First Single “Wrong Road Again” Now as An Immediate Download When You Pre-Order at iTunes (Mountain Home Music Company) Atlanta, Ga. (May 1, 2017) —The trials and celebrations […]

Volume Five Hits #1 with “95 Years”

Volume Five Hits #1 with “95 Years”

Volume Five has turned it up another notch with the continued success of Drifter that debuted earlier this year on Billboard’s Top 10 Bluegrass Album Chart and earned the band the 2016 Album of the Year Award from the Bluegrass Music Association of Iowa. The […]

MTSU Theatre is ‘Walking in Sunlight’ with new bio-musical of Uncle Dave Macon

Rambunctious country music pioneer uncle Dave Macon is most often associated with stage lights, but a new MTSU-produced play shows that the bowler-wearing banjoist much preferred “Walking in Sunlight.” Taking its name from one of the Middle Tennessee native’s favorite gospel songs, “Walking in Sunlight: The […]

Volume Five

Volume Five

Volume Five is certainly blazing a red-hot trail on the bluegrass scene with their live stage performances and chart topping albums earning them the 2017 IBMA Award for Emerging Artist of the Year Award.  Their current release, DRIFTER, on Mountain Fever Records, debuted at #5 […]