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bluegrass music:

see country and western musiccountry and western music,
American popular music form originating in the Southeast (country music) and the Southwest and West (western music). The two regional styles coalesced in the 1920s when recorded material became available in rural areas, and they were further
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Jones tells Nightlife he first was driven to bluegrass music when he was a child, noting that it had a certain kind of pull.
I've loved bluegrass music since a summer night in 2004, when a friend took me to a backwater roadhouse in Western New Jersey to dance among a throng of hippies to the music of Railroad Earth.
Similar to other bluegrass music legends--Bill Monroe on mandolin and Earl Scruggs on banjo--Krauss is too loud and showy on her instrument as a youngster.
Balsam Range, formed in 2007, has become one of the genre's most award-winning acts in recent years, garnering 11 International Bluegrass Music Association Awards on the heels of six critically-acclaimed albums.
Last year the International Bluegrass Music Association singled out the band's Melody Walker for their prestigious Momentum Award as one of the genre's outstanding Female Vocalists of 2016.
Trained as a teen in classical violin, she took up bluegrass music when she was in her 20s, quickly becoming embedded in the Bay Area scene.
Life Is A Story is a bluegrass music album of up-tempo songs with lyrics that engage the listener.
There is also the Pulse Roadshow, teenage acoustic guitarist Ryan Noble, Rainey Street Band playing bluegrass music, Brighouse Scottish country dancers, Brighouse Star Twirlers, Diamond gymnastics plus performances from Stagecoach Theatre Company and a cheerleading display.
Bolt from Blues DUNMORE East may not appear to be a hotbed for bluegrass music but it's been pulling thousands of visitors to its annual festival.
She spoke with some of the bluegrass musicians, pitching the idea for a bluegrass music festival in Chicken.
Come check out Blackstone Valley Bluegrass to hear some great bluegrass music, smooth harmonies, fast but tasteful pickin', and most importantly, to have a great time.