Blue Caboose at Red Barn Radio Wednesday, May 14, 2014 Red Barn Radio showcases Old Time and Bluegrass musicians, both from our Commonwealth and neighboring states where Kentucky music has settled and flourished. In weekly conversation and performance with our talented guests, Red Barn Radio enlivens and archives Kentucky’s musical heritage, and brings to the […]

Roy Schneider Duo at Red Barn Radio Wednesday, May 7, 2014 Red Barn Radio showcases Old Time and Bluegrass musicians, both from our Commonwealth and neighboring states where Kentucky music has settled and flourished. In weekly conversation and performance with our talented guests, Red Barn Radio enlivens and archives Kentucky’s musical heritage, and brings to […]

Jim Smoak at Red Barn Radio Wednesday, April 30, 2014 Red Barn Radio showcases Old Time and Bluegrass musicians, both from our Commonwealth and neighboring states where Kentucky music has settled and flourished. In weekly conversation and performance with our talented guests, Red Barn Radio enlivens and archives Kentucky’s musical heritage, and brings to the […]

Marv Ashby at Red Barn Radio Wednesday, April 23, 2014 Red Barn Radio showcases Old Time and Bluegrass musicians, both from our Commonwealth and neighboring states where Kentucky music has settled and flourished. In weekly conversation and performance with our talented guests, Red Barn Radio enlivens and archives Kentucky’s musical heritage, and brings to the […]

LaMay & Reese at Red Barn Radio Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Red Barn Radio showcases Old Time and Bluegrass musicians, both from our Commonwealth and neighboring states where Kentucky music has settled and flourished. In weekly conversation and performance with our talented guests, Red Barn Radio enlivens and archives Kentucky’s musical heritage, and brings to […]

IIIrd Tyme Out, Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper, The Seldom Scene, The Grascals, The Gibson Brothers, The 23 String Band, Claire Lynch, Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers, Mountain Heart, Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen, The Barefoot Movement, The Moron Brothers, Dry Branch Fire Squad, and many many more! June 12-15, 2014 Started by Bob and […]

The Rail Splitters are an old time string band with deep roots in the musical traditions of Virginia, North Carolina, and Kentucky. Adrian Powell, a native of Crimora, VA, has won contests at fiddler’s conventions all over the Southeast from Hillbilly Days at Pikeville, KY to The Old Time Fiddler’s Convention at Galax, VA. His […]

Appalachia in the Bluegrass Traditional Music Concert Series at the Gallery of the John Jacob Niles Center for American Music at the Lucille C. Little Fine Arts Library, University of Kentucky in Lexington Rich and the Po’ Folks dates to the spring of 2006 when a group of friends got together with a common goal….to […]

Appalachia in the Bluegrass Traditional Music Concert Series at the Gallery of the John Jacob Niles Center for American Music at the Lucille C. Little Fine Arts Library, University of Kentucky in Lexington The Red State Ramblers and The Horse Head Fiddle Ensemble the Art College of the University of Inner Mongolia The music of […]

Appalachia in the Bluegrass Traditional Music Concert Series at the Gallery of the John Jacob Niles Center for American Music at the Lucille C. Little Fine Arts Library, University of Kentucky in Lexington Jimmy McCown grew up in a musical family on Pond Creek in Pike County, KY In the late 1940s the area was […]

Appalachia in the Bluegrass Traditional Music Concert Series at the Gallery of the John Jacob Niles Center for American Music at the Lucille C. Little Fine Arts Library, University of Kentucky in Lexington A master of the drop-thumb and two-finger banjo style, Lee “Boy” Sexton has lived his whole life near his birthplace in Letcher […]

Red Barn Radio Welcomes Driving Rain For A Tribute Concert to Driving Rain founder, Jim Willoughby Celebrate His Memory with Bluegrass Music Driving Rain Formed in early 2002, its current lineup produces a hard-driving sound based on the traditions of Bill Monroe, Reno & Smiley, Flatt and Scruggs, Larry Sparks, Ralph Stanley and Charlie Waller. […]

Me & Martha are quite busy. With a few like-minded folks they have established The Shenandoah Valley Mountain Music Makers Association, and have finished a new CD and new gospel songbook. Songs to Lift the Spirit follows-up their already successful Music Makers Guide which has over 100 common songs from the bluegrass/old-time/folk tradition, a CD […]