bluegrass music

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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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[USA], June 26 (ANI): American bluegrass musician Jeff Austin, who co-founded the Yonder Mountain String Band, passed away on Monday, just days after cancelling a series of tour dates due to an unspecified "medical emergency."
Asheville also seems to be a musical incubator for young, upand-coming artists like Angel Olsen and bluegrass musician Lillian Chase.
Veteran bluegrass musician Ricky Skaggs, 64, got an extended showcase, playing with Paisley and Urban, while Brooks, a country staple for 30 years, debuted an acoustic ballad, "Stronger Than Me," dedicated to his wife, Trisha Yearwood.
One unique aspect is the ability to take in a symphony at one of the universities one night, hit a jazz club the next, and then hear a bluegrass musician.
Tim O'Brien, the American country and bluegrass musician, is on stage on February 6 followed, on February 13, by The Other Half, an intriguing collaboration between crime writer Mark Billingham and Americana duo My Darling Clementine.
The folk and bluegrass musician is nicely introduced and the supporting research sources and short biography at the end of the book encourage the reader to learn more.
Attendance at live shows played an important part in Staman's growth as a bluegrass musician. When he was 15-16 years old, he would meet a group of older, collegiate bluegrass aficionados (including banjo player Peter Wernick) on Canal Street, and they would drive out to venues in the hinterlands of New Jersey and Pennsylvania that regularly presented major bluegrass acts.
A multimedia artist and bluegrass musician living in upstate New York, he has a special knack for making airbrush renderings of celebrities--his Richard Simmons portrait is particularly awesome.
Bluegrass musician Alison Krauss, blues singer Eric Bibb, multi-instrumentalist Sarah Jarosz and Gaelic singer Kathleen MacInnes are among the performers.
Banjo teacher and bluegrass musician Stu Williams praised the event for spreading the word about the American country music which incorporates elements of jazz and has roots in Welsh, English, Scottish and Irish.
* "Blessed Bluegrass": Jon Kalish profiles Orthodox bluegrass musician Jerry Wicentowski, whose observance prevents him from weekend gigs, but not from virtuosic guitar work.