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1946 Bluegrass Band  Find how it sounded in 1946.

IIIrd Tyme Out Excellent band, music, singers and people. These guys are one of my favorites!

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Eddie & Martha Adcock The dynamic duo, ah Two Grass, of bluegrass!

Robert Arsenult Canada grassin'.

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Banjer Dan Wow! Banjos Rock. This fella can make them rock too!

Barnthouse & Dalton A incredible band with a sound that takes you back to the traditions that make this music great.

Ron Block A banjo player. A song writer. A banjo player. A singer. A banjo player.

Blue Highway Check these guys out! A great band with a super web site!

Blue Moon Rising A powerful blue moon on the rise!

Bluegrass Power Company  As the site reads, "pure acoustic power."

The Bluegrass Strangers A great traditional bluegrass band with an AWESOME SOUND SYSTEM (Pine Creek Audio)! Have a festival? Need a great band?  Need great sound?  Pine Creek Audio, you can't go wrong!

Blue Ridge What an outstanding band!

Ron Block Banjo picker, guitar picker, song writer, a great guy and REALLY SMART!

Bottomline Bluegrass Doin' it proud in the bluegrass state!

Ronnie Bowman The Man I'm Tryin' To Be.

Dale Ann Bradley One of the world's greatest singers!

Gary Brewer & The Kentucky Ramblers One of the best traditional bluegrass bands in America!

Brink Brinkman A find and dandy songwriter!

Becky Buller A wonderful fiddler/singer/songwriter, now just get and go to her site!

Sam Bush He is the Sam-Man! The Bush-Man! The one, the only Sam Bush!

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The Cabin Creek Band The tradition continues.

The Chapmans Can you say HOSS CAT? This band earns the HOSS CAT title.

Charliehorse An Arkansas based band with an interesting web site.

Cherryholmes  Dicky V. would say, they are AWESOME BABY with a capital A!

Joe Clark It's time to go 'round and 'round with Ol' Joe Clark!

Cindy Clevenger Another great singer from Sandy Hook, Ky!

The Circuit Riders A fine new group of well known professionals.

Charlie Waller & The Country Gentlemen The memorial site to the legend and the band!

Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time Great songs and a great band find out about the "Murder On Row."

J.D. Crowe Yeah boy! J.D. Crowe_MAGNUM!

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Jamie Dailey You know him. You love him. You laugh at him. He's awesome!

Honi Deaton & Dream A singer, songwriter and wonderful band.

The Dillards The Darlings from Andy Griffith are one of the greatest bluegrass bands of all time!

Steve Dilling You know him and you love him.

Dismal Pike Check out this wonderful band from the mountains of KY and VA doin' a lot of original materials!

Glen Duncan From Monroe & Scruggs to Reba & Shania, ..it's THE fiddle player Glen Duncan!
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Bill Evans Got banjo? Now you do.

Gerald Evans & Paradise One of the best bands in the business.

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Mark Fair "Daddy Keeps On Plowing" a great songwriter.."whoa mule".

The Joe Freeman Band A fine band from southeastern Ohio.

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Pam Gadd She is pretty & sweet. A great singer. A great song writer. Plays guitar and the banjo. What more could a man want out of life?

Charlie Waller & The Country Gentlemen The memorial site to the legend and the band!

General Delivery Bluegrass Gospel From the land of the Big Mon, Rosine, Kentucky.

Cotton Ginnee & Windy Mills "Jamming With The Cream Of The Crop" it's got Josh & Kenny!

The Grascals 2006 Entertainers of the Year. 2005 Song of the year. Yeah, they are great!

GrassStreet Bluegrass drive with style.

Grasstowne Bibey, Leadbetter & Gulley are creating another new tradition in bluegrass.

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The Hart Brothers A wonderful group from eastern Ohio that also plays host to the Poston Lake Bluegrass Festival each June.

John Hartford Banjo player, fiddle player and one of the most influential musicians and entertainers ever to live. We miss you John, but your music is alive.

Bull Harman Super guitar picker who's on the BULLSEYE!

Bobby Hicks One of the greatest fiddle players of all time!

The Hunger Mountain Boys Old Time Country Music Performers. As REAL as it gets!

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The Isaacs I love The Isaacs.

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Kanes River A wonderful group with great songwriters...hey to Julie!

King Wilkie A fine traditional bluegrass band that gets it done!

Randy Kohrs An awesome resophonic (DobroTM) player, singer and my buddy!

Alison Krauss & Union Station Never heard of 'em. Yeah, right. See what AKUS is up to these days.

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Doyle Lawson & Quick Silver One of the most influential bands and entertaining bands in the history of bluegrass.

The Lewis Family You know them, you love them, now go visit them!

Homer Ledford  The Official Web Site.

Lonesome Standard Time Great songs and a great band find out about the "Murder On Music Row".

Lonesome River Band You know them, you love them, now visit them!

Lost & Found Check out  that wonderful Lost & Found music! RIP Dempsey.

The Ned Luberecki Home Page Super entertainer, banjo player and maybe the best hair in bluegrass.

Lynwood Lunsford & The Misty Valley Boys  A FANTASTIC band on and off the stage.

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Maple Creek Bluegrass From the great state of Edmonton, Alberta, oh, that's Canada.

Jimmy Martin Can't find current web site. Email if you know one WEBMASTER

Jimmy Martin The King Of Bluegrass.  A great web site on The King.

Sheri Margrave A violin player that can fiddle!

The Del McCoury Band See what Del & The Boys are up to these days.

John McEuen The String Wizard himself that used to be in the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band.  John  stays busy!

Bill Monroe Can't find current web site. Email if you know one WEBMASTER.

The Monroe Brothers Foundation is a celebration of the life and work of the Father of Bluegrass Music.

Lynn Morris What a wonder lady and wonderful singer, and SPAY YOUR PET!

Mountain Heart You'll love these guys! I do! Great guys making great music.

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New Found Road Life In A Song, you ought to see and hear this awesome band!

New River Line A dynamite band full of great songwriters, a BO-MAN two thumbs up band!

Nickel Creek You must see them. You must hear them!

Ross Nickerson A fine picker who'll give ya lessons!

Michelle Nixon A wonderful singer with DRIVE!

None Of The Above A bluegrass band from the land of Andy! Mt. Airy, NC (a.k.a. Mayberry R.F.D.)

Northern Lights A fine band from up north.

Alecia Nugent A Little Girl, A Big Four Lane....that's to stardom!

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One Way Rider  It's all in the family and the family and this family is loaded with talent!  Check out Monroe's old bus that's for sale!

Open Road A bluegrass band from Colorado with a very nice site!

Bobby Osborne Enuff said!

The Osborne Brothers  Can't find current web site. Email if you know one WEBMASTER.

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David Parmley & Continental Divide One of the best singers on planet earth with band that's second to none.

David Peterson & 1946 Love bluegrass the way it sounded in 1946? Do I have a band for you!

Pickin' Time Check out The Maynard Family, great friends for many years.

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The Rarely Herd One of most entertaining bands in America! A crowd pleaser.

Marty Raybon Remember Shenandoah? You know the voice, and what a man to go with the voice!

James Reams See where the Barnstormin' tour is going!

Billie Renee & Cumberland Gap Lookout bluegrass world, here they come! A great band!

Lou Reid & Carolina A master of everything, Lou Reid and his fine band Carolina.

Ronnie Reno & The Reno Tradition The legacy continues.

Revival Ridge is an evangelistic/music outreach based in Kentucky.

Tony Rice Need I say more?

Don Rigsby One of the world's greatest singers, don't forget his Empty Old Mailbox or his Midnight Call.

Ron Rigsby The fine banjo pickin' / singin' brother of Don Rigsby.

Royal Blue Bluegrass Band We are a family oriented Bluegrass band located in Mercer County, Kentucky.

Peter Rowan  A former Bluegrass Boy that's can take anyone on a musical journey that's  great to listen to..always.

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Jerry Salley A wonderful songwriter and an awesome singer to boot, and being a darn nice person too.

Earl Scruggs Earl Scruggs Earl Scruggs. I think you get the drift.

The Seldom Scene One of the two bands that hooked me into bluegrass Live At The Cellar Door (the record). Thanks!

James Alan Shelton  He plays lead guitar with Ralph Stanley & The Clinch Mountain Boys.  Enuff said.

Shultz Creek A fine band from the land of bluegrass in eastern Kentucky.

Herschel Sizemore One of the mandolin masters!

Ricky Skaggs He knows how to get it done! Country Rocks, but Bluegrass RULES!

Valerie Smith & Liberty Pike  A great bluegrass band to hear, and a fantastic stage show to see!

The Smokehouse Allstars Specializing in Bluegrass and Contemporary Acoustic Music.

Mike Snider The pride and joy Sweetie and Gleason, Tennessee.

Southern Lite Traditional & Contemporary Bluegrass.

Larry Sparks Visit Larry and all the Lonesome Ramblers.

Special Consensus A great  bluegrass band lead by banjo wizard Greg Cahill.

Dr. Ralph Stanley Go visit the DOCTOR'S Official Website! The Doctor is IN! Wipe Yo Feets!

Steep Canyon Rangers Great traditional bluegrass music done right!

Larry Stephenson Band An outstanding singer with a top notch band.

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Ernie Thacker & Route 23 The best singer on the planet and is great band.

IIIrd Tyme Out Excellent band, music, singers and people. These guys are one of my favorites!

Mark Templeton & New Vision A wonderful band from North Carolina!

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Rhonda Vincent One of the best singers on this or any planet for that matter!

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Charlie Waller & The Country Gentlemen The memorial site to the legend and the band!

Jon Weisberger  Bass player, writer (good one too) and it includes liner notes (3TO's "Live At The MAC"), and my friend.

Roland White The legendary mandolin player.

Wildfire When you put great musicians and great songs together you create a Wildfire!

Wildwood Valley Boys A fine traditional bluegrass music, if you like the Boys From Indiana you'll like these guys.

Wiley Dew Irish Appalachian Folk Music! Good people with a good band, you can't go wrong with Wiley Dew!

Williams & Clark Expedition Blake Williams and Bobby Clark, you know it's good!

Wolfe Brothers An excellent string band from Elk Creek, Virginia.

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The Zephyr Lightning Bolts An old-time band based out of Elkin, NC.

RECORD LABELS

Acoustic Disc 100% Handmade Music.

Copper Creek Records Bluegrass for a better world.

Native And Fine Music Got banjo? Got Bill Evans? Now you do.

GrooveGrass Recordings The coolest of cool, the hippest of hip. Pure Grassifaction!

Hay Holler Records See what's happening with Kerry Hay.  5 For The Gospel is on this label.

Lendel Records See who's the keeper of the flame.

OMS Records Legends are on this label: Josh Graves, Kenny Baker, Benny Martin, Vassar Clements, Pam Gadd.

Ol' Blue Records The home of the America's Bluegrass Band.

Pinecastle Home of some great music like Larry Stephenson, Wildfire, Jack Cooke, Special Consensus and more.

Prime Cuts Of Bluegrass A great bluegrass music radio marketing services, check it out!

Rebel Records Here's the home to some of the classic bluegrass recordings and great new ones too!

Rounder Records The king of independent labels!

Skaggs Family Records Country Rocks, but BLUEGRASS RULES!

Sugar Hill Records Some of the greatest recordings of all time are on Sugar Hill Records.

    "Bluegrass and Acoustic Music From The West Coast"


FESTIVALS/VENUES

Get a map to anywhere! This place is awesome! Directions to your bluegrass shows.

The Appalachian Uprising! Some way cool music in southern Ohio!

Bean Blossom The Official Web Site Of Events At Bean Blossom.

The Bluegrass Classic:  Musicians Against Childhood Cancer. What more could be more important?

The Bluegrass Cruise I'm not sure if this is the oldest but it's the most famous...maybe they'll hire me one day to MC.

Bluegrass Festival Guide a publication containing information about bluegrass festivals in the northeast USA & Canada.

Blue Ribbon Fox Hunters Association A wonderful venue in the hills of Boyd County, Kentucky.

Blistered Fingers Check out what Sandy & Greg Cormier are up to these days.

Canyon Country Bluegrass Festival See what's happenin' in the Keystone State.

Charlotte Bluegrass Festival The oldest continuous bluegrass festival in Michigan, a strictly family festival.

Everett Brother's Music Barn You've heard the band brag on the venue, check it out!

The Festival Of The Bluegrass One of the greatest festivals in the world! A must see show.

The Fox Family Bluegrass Festival A great festival in the beautiful Adirondack mountains.

The Franklin Music Festival Just south of Kentucky and north of Nashville, you know they know great music!

The Fur Peace Ranch What an awesome place Jorma Kaukonen has in Megis County, Ohio.

The Huck Finn Jubilee...A real Bluegrass Festival!

The Jenny Brook Bluegrass Festival Bluegrass, Green Mountain Style in Weston, Vermont.

Just Right Productions Bringing great shows to you.

Goodtyme Productions Bringing the mountains some great bluegrass music in a lot of ways!

Mandolin Farm Bluegrass Festival Located in Flemingsburg, KY this festival is awesome and then some.

Meadowgreen Park There's the music hall and festival grounds ran by the Kentucky Friends Of Bluegrass.

Mountain Arts Center or THE MAC check out this wonderful venue in Prestonsburg Kentucky.

Mountaineer Opry House Started hosting bluegrass events since 1971, check out this historic venue in Milton, WV.

Musicians Against Childhood Cancer Nothing else needs to be said, please visit the website.

New Beginnings Bluegrass Festival An outstanding festival in Chillicothe Ohio.

Pennyroyal Opera House A wonderful venue in Fairview Ohio.

Poppy Mountain Bluegrass Festival You must join us on the 3rd week of September in Morehead, Ky. .

The Historic Sipp Theatre Paintsville, Ky is home to a landmark in bluegrass music that's still making bluegrass history!

Redbud Festival A Family style bluegrass festival in Saxapahaw North Carolina.

River Of Music Party (ROMP) Oh, they still have great music in Owensboro, to help the International Bluegrass Music Museum.

The Rudy Fest A presentation by the boys and girls of Bobcat Alley.

Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Florida, and they know good bluegrass there.

Spring Creek Bluegrass Club of Spring Creek Texas The have lots of good shows and an annual festival.


DJs/RADIO SHOWS


MikeyP
See what MikeyP is up to at WGOH in Grayson, KY.

D28+5 Ohio University Public Radio. D28+5 Sundays 1pm-5pm with rotating DJ's. Good Stuff!

Into The Blue Check out this great radio program.

JBM Sound Just Bluegrass Music. A great site.

Terrys Bluegrass Corner  WAWK 1140 AM A Kentucky boy doin' the DJ thing in Indiana, check it out!

Woodsongs Old-Time Radio Hour Check out what the folk folks are up to these days.


MUSIC ORGANIZATIONS

Bill Monroe Foundation Check out The Old Home Place, etc.

Bluegrass Anonymous Check out what's happening in the Louisville Bluegrass community.

Bluegrass Universe We love all types of bluegrass from the old-time mountain music to the the modern sounds of New Grass.

Connecticut Bluegrass Association A wonderful web site with shows, radio program guide and much more.

BLUEGRASS HAWAII Bluegrass & Traditional Music Society  You got that right grass skirts, beautiful beaches and lovely banjos!  

IBMA International Bluegrass Music Association  Join US today. Tell them THE BO-MAN sent you!

IBMM International Bluegrass Music Museum Love your bluegrass music? This is a must see, must support organization.

  Check the site out.

Northern Indiana Bluegrass Association Information on bluegrass music in a 200 mile radius of Fort Wayne, Indiana

Southern Wisconsin Bluegrass Music Association Loaded with great information!

Tennessee Old Time Fiddlers Championships They'll be sawin' the strangs in Clarksville, don't miss the last train.

Waskasoobluegrass Society A bluegrass club type thingy in Central Alberta (that's in Canada in case the hillbillies were wondering).


MAGAZINES/PUBLICATIONS
(PRINT & ELECTRONIC, WRITERS, PHOTOGRAPHERS)

BGRASS-L A discussion list on bluegrass music but you better have the time. I love it!

Bizargrass News  "The Humorous Newspaper For Bluegrass Pickers" check out the NEWS.. Sense of humor required. 

Bluegrass Connection A very cool place on the net! Bands, schedules, order tapes, shows, etc.

The Bluegrass Guide Let us help guide you to all your favorite bluegrass events!

Bluegrass Photos Guess what they do here?

Bluegrass Story Book Learn about others in bluegrass, both fans and artists and submit your story. Now that's cool!

Bluegrass Unlimited The monthly magazine that I refer to as the Bluegrass Bible.

Buckeye Bluegrass The place where Ohio bluegrass music fans can find information.

The Original Internet Bluegrass Music Magazine

Be sure to check out this fine site!

Web Magazine For Bluegrass & Swing Fiddle The title says it all.  Loaded with neat pictures!


MUSIC BUSINESS/AGENTS

Buddy Lee Attractions They've been booking acts to the stars for a long time.

Class Act Entertainment Exactly as the name describes!

The Independent Musicians Marketplace The Independent Artist is the lifeblood of music today.

The Indie Contact Bible " a promotional resource for Independent musicians and songwriters".

Mountain Music Promotions Let me provide you with the bluegrass entertainment you want.

The Music Motel Americana Music, including bluegrass, folk, alt-country & blues, with
CDs, instruments, accessories, festival and artist information.

Nerd World: Bluegrass-Music Bluegrass links!

WRIGHT FOR YOU Word Services A wonderful writer, and should you need a writer Caroline is right for you.


FANS PAGES

Allen's Guide To Internet Bluegrass Broadcast If you don't understand click THIS!

Big Daddy's Homepage A bluegrass fan in the mountains of eastern Kentucky.

The Bluegrass Doctor He's a huge fan of the Rarely Herd, the most entertaining band performing today!

Bluegrass Music In Kentucky Some links to a fan's favorite sites.

Bud & Janice Merritt Hang out with some fellow bluegrassers!

The Unofficial Flatt and Scruggs Tribute Homepage A fans page.

Wooville On The Web Check out the gang in the pines at the Festival Of The Bluegrass (formerly from Hippie Hill).
Wooville Travel Log See many new and interesting places and faces!


INSTRUMENTS/GEAR

AcuTab Tab of the banjo stars! Shelor, Vestal, Baucom, Crowe and more!

Alan Dalton Banjo: Author / Arranger - "Old And In The Way Banjo Songbook". Now ain't that cool? 

Very cool studio/rack gear. Including monitors, compressors, eq's and digital recorders.

Banjo Lessons! Let Ross Nickerson teach ya how to pick the banjar.

Bass Players Only Well almost.

Black Forest Guitars A guitar shop where you can still find quality and old world craftsmanship.

COBALTBP Cobalt Banjo Picks, No more scraping sounds!

Carwile String Studio Grand National Fiddle Champions Daniel & Amy Carwile offers private fiddle, mandolin and guitar lessons and performers.

Cotten Acoustic Guitars If you're not a pickin' Cotten, your not a Cotten Picker. Full luither service too.

Custom Inlay Do you need beautiful inlay on your mandolin? Fiddle? Guitar? Gun? Pool cue?

DBX Compressors/limiters that are second to none and many other studio/live rig "toys"

Deering Banjos They make some really great QUALITY instruments for all levels: Beginners to professional.

ezFolk.com Instructional site for banjo, folk guitar, and ukulele. It contains tab and tutorials and links!

First Quality Musical Supplies They have EVERYTHING! Another fine Kentucky bluegrass'n business.

The Web Site, your online source for acoustic amplification products. The only way to go!

Fostex Studio gear. Excellent products!

grassware Original T-shirt designs, and mighty fine ones too!

  The best darn mixers (and other stuff) known to man! Great prices!

Martin The guitar of Bluegrass! Still the greatest of all time in my book!

Nashville Guitar Company Marty Lanham will build you a guitar of restore your old one, just check this one out!

Ozark Mountain Music Buy, sell and trade fine acoustic instruments.

Plaza Music Productions Bow Rehairing and Repairs for violin, viola, cello and bass.

Shure BrothersThe makers of the SM-57 and SM-58 microphones!

Stewart-MacDonald's Parts, books & videos to build or repair instruments and a whole lot more!

SSI Link Icon A huge pro-audio retailer site, thousands of products, reviews, catalogs, sound samples,
 MIDI, software and more!  Now, let me tell you about Sweetwater Sound. Great prices and service. They do
 not sell you what you don't need. They've earned my respect and saved me money. Thanks Sweetwater!!

Dr. Thomastik Spirocores The best upright bass strings available!


CD/TAPE VENDORS

County Sales If it's Bluegrass Music they want, this is the place to shop!

CD Now Check out the music.

The Music Shed The best in bluegrass and acoustic music.

Ernest Tubb Record Shop Founded by the legendary Ernest Tubb and been filling fans needs for over 54 years.


 NO WHERE ELSE TO PUT THEM

Elmer's Aquarium Got fish? Check out this AWESOME web site!

CrossRoads String Quartet A Jazz Quartet (yep, that's 4 people) that stay on the move.

Bob Dylan He plays a Stanley song nearly every show, Flatt & Scruggs recorded his songs. The God-Father of Bluegrass?

Goose Creek Symphony All Gooseheads go here! Welcome to the Hillbilly Nation! Honk.

Rob McNurlin and the Beatnik Cowboys Stop in to see what the Cowboys has been up to.


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