The bluegrass industry’s annual conference and festival – happening here in Nashville this week – is pulling up stakes and moving to Raleigh next year. Industry leaders say they’re aiming for a new balance in the stylistic push and pull between purists and progressives.
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A fiddle player who influenced a generation of bluegrass music has died. Kenny Baker was 85. He played with Bill Monroe’s Blue Grass Boys for more than two decades.
There aren’t any drums in old-time music, but sometimes there is percussion.
The International Bluegrass Music Association announced its award nominees in Nashville today and the list is heavy on traditional style.