Tag: Bluegrass Music

History, News

The Legacy of Tom T. Hall

In the world of country music, there is no other person better known for his knack of telling a story through song like Tom T. Hall.  On Friday, we lost the legendary singer-songwriter, storyteller, musician, mentor, and for many, a friend.  If there is one thing about Tom T. Hall

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Ricky Skaggs reveals new Kentucky Thunder band members

Ricky Skaggs has added new Kentucky Thunder band members to its roster of first-rate musicians with Mike Rogers performing tenor vocals and playing rhythm guitar and Billy Contreras on fiddle. This comes as Paul Brewster retires from the band and Mike Barnett recovers from a brain aneurysm sustained in 2020. Rogers is a vocalist and a multi-instrumentalist, which includes playing drums,

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News, Reviews

Gary Brewer hits top of the bluegrass charts

After turning countless heads in 2020 with the critically-acclaimed 40th Anniversary Celebration album, Gary Brewer & The Kentucky Ramblers have even more reason to celebrate as the project jumps to No. 1 this week on the Billboard Bluegrass Albums chart. The achievement marks the first time in his illustrious career that Brewer has topped

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