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  • 55 Years And Counting

    Born and raised in Lebanon OH, Larry Sparks is one of the few early generation bluegrass pioneers st...

  • Sibling Harmony

    Maggie and Abigail Vogts hail from southeastern Kansas (Erie) where they have been sibling musicians...

  • For The Songwriter In You

    Some dreams fly like a rocket! My husband, Rick Stanley and I sold our home we had for many years in...

  • Fiddlin’ In Galax

    Is your musical bucket list like ours here at the magazine? Our bucket is just too full of wonderful...

  • 400 Songs And Counting

    After years of working with and for other artists, Australian musician Rod McCormack decided it was ...

  • Living The Life Of Music

    Dewey and Leslie Brown are truly living the life of music. Dewey, a fiddler, played in Dr. Ralph Sta...

  • The Appalachian Collector

    The history of Americana old-time string music and its people only appears in elusive glimpses as it...

  • Bluegrass Roots On TV

    In 1965 a young film maker from New York named David Hoffman had an idea for a documentary. David gr...

  • Nylon Strings and a World of Possibilities

    Zack Walther was a child of the 80s. When given the choice of band, choir, or art in elementary scho...

  • Dreaming Of A Bluegrass Band

    LaTresa Smith was born into a musical family. Her father, a Christian minister, and his minister bro...

  • Jay Elle

    Guitarist Jay Elle is a singer and a songwriter. And while he writes a lot of pop style songs, and i...

  • Doyle Live From Prague

    Doyle Lawson is 74, but age sure hasn’t stopped him from continuing his legacy of recording and prom...

  • Kelley Lands #1 Single

    Irene Kelley started playing music at 15, and joined her first full time bluegrass band, Redwing, in...

  • Chasing Her Dream

    Singer/Mandolinist Amanda Cook started singing music with her dad when she was in her mid-20s throug...

  • Province Of Thieves

    Province Of Thieves is an acoustic ensemble hailing from Charlotte, NC. They feature guitar, mandoli...

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Heart Wide Open

Kristi Stanley might have married into “Bluegrass royalty” but that certainly doesn’t mean she doesn’t ...

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