Who’s Your Favorite Bluegrass Music Artist?

September 17, 2010 bluegrass artists

Bill Monroe is everyone’s most loved bluegrass music artist but besides him, the opinions of both old-time and neophyte fans of bluegrass are much more divided when it comes to other artists. If you haven’t made your choice yet, here are a couple of bluegrass artists that deserve a spot in your favorite list. Ralph […]

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Telluride Bluegrass Festival

September 14, 2010 bluegrass music

Telluride, Colorado Held at the vastly scenic town of Telluride, Colorado, the Telluride Bluegrass Festival is one of the most famous bluegrass festivals of all time. It first opened its doors in 1974 and even then, the Telluride Bluegrass Festival had welcomed over a thousand fans to its grounds. At present, the festival, which is […]

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The Original Bluegrass Band: Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys

September 6, 2010 bill monroe

1945 marked a new era for Bill Monroe and his Bluegrass boys an era that was characterized by fame and success and marked a significant turning point in the genre of bluegrass music itself. It was in this year that the Original Bluegrass Band was born into life. Earl Scruggs His real name is Eugene […]

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Bill Monroe Gospel A Hymn to His Greatness

September 3, 2010 bluegrass artists

Bill Monroe is best known for the golden age of his career, starting from the mid-1940’s, with the creation of the Original Bluegrass Band all the way till the 1950’s. But few people are aware of his struggles in the latter stage of his career. Despite all such obstacles, however, Monroe re-emerged in the 1960’s […]

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Top Bluegrass Music Artists Today

September 2, 2010 bluegrass artists

Can’t make up which bluegrass CD to purchase? Then take a look at today’s bestselling bluegrass music artists and perhaps you’ll get an idea or two of which artist is deserving of your patronage. Bill Monroe Considering the fact that he’s indisputably recognized as the grandfather or founder of bluegrass music, Bill Monroe always make […]

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