Mar 7, 2014 — A staple of the bluegrass scene, McCoury first appeared on Mountain Stage in 1989, already two decades into his musical career. He and his band return for the eighth time to play old and new hits.
Dec 20, 2013 — With poetic lyrics, an admirable musical skill set and passionate showmanship, Jennings has built a loyal following throughout the Upper Midwest and beyond. Hear the Minnesota musician perform songs from his latest album, Always Been, live on stage in West Virginia.
Dec 19, 2013 — Fulks' catalog contains traditional country weepers, college rock reminiscent of The Replacements and an entire album of Michael Jackson covers. He describes his latest album, Gone Away Backwards, as a "meditative, bluegrass-inflected song cycle." Hear the singer and guitarist perform songs from the record live on stage in West Virginia.
Dec 18, 2013 — The Australian bluegrass band kicks off a high-energy set with "Make It Out West," which the group says was inspired by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. Hear The Greencards perform new songs, as well as material from 2011's fan-funded release, The Brick Album.
Dec 17, 2013 — The son of the late, beloved Malian singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ali Farka Touré, Vieux has become a massively prominent performer in his own right. Watch the guitarist perform songs with his band, live on stage in West Virginia.
Dec 16, 2013 — Based in North Carolina, the band has a solid foundation in traditional bluegrass and old-time music, while constantly folding in influences from country, pop and folk. Hear the boundary-pushing group perform songs from its new album, Tell the Ones I Love.
Dec 13, 2013 — The band that represents East Tennessee State University's Bluegrass, Old-Time and Country Music Studies program performs material from the era of roots music's infancy. Hear the group perform historic tunes live on stage in Johnson City.
Dec 12, 2013 — Chris Luedecke isn't actually old, but his music clearly draws from his remarkable ear for music and melodies of years gone by. Hear the multi-instrumentalist perform songs from his latest album, Tender Is the Night, live in Tennessee.
Dec 11, 2013 — The five virtuoso musicians came together to form an unconventional string band with influences from the worlds of pop, rock and spoken word. Hear the group perform songs from its latest album, Roll Me, Tumble Me, recorded live in Tennessee.
Dec 10, 2013 — Widely regarded as one of the most exciting performers in roots music, Jarosz continues to embrace her bluegrass background while incorporating influences from pop, folk and indie rock. Hear the 22-year-old multi-instrumentalist perform songs from her latest record, Build Me Up From Bones.