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The Gibson Brothers Team Up with Norman Adams for 10 Festivals

The Gibson BrothersNashville, TN -- The world of bluegrass music has lost more than a double handful of its emblematic festivals in the past year, but with decades of family-friendly events from Florida to Virginia under his belt, one event producer is still going strong. Norman Adams has produced over 200 events during 43 years as a bluegrass festival promoter, including one stretch where he presented Bill Monroe, the Father of Bluegrass, for 25 years in a row—and today, he's still giving a platform to the top acts in bluegrass on a regular basis, averaging 10 festivals a year. By our count, he is the top employer in Bluegrass.

Blythe Bluegrass Music Festival Kicks Off 2016 Festival Season

Blythe Bluegrass FestivalOnce again, the third week of January, January 15-17, the Colorado River Fairgrounds in Blythe, California comes alive with the sounds of bluegrass music. Blythe's Bluegrass event is typically the first major Bluegrass Festival of the season and one of the biggest Bluegrass events in the U.S.A.

Experience Blistered Fingers Bluegrass Festival June 17-21

Blistered FingersGet Calluses, Get Blistered at the 44th Blistered Fingers Family Bluegrass Music Festival held June 17 through 20 at the Litchfield Fairgrounds in Litchfield, Maine. Some of the greatest Bluegrass music can be heard at one of the largest family musical events in New England. Blistered Fingers is a fast- moving traditional Bluegrass Band from the central Maine area that travels extensively around the northeast and eastern Canada.

New Gibson Brothers "Brotherhood" CD and Contest

 BrotherhoodComing February 24th will be the latest album from bluegrass music favorites, The Gibson Brothers. Their newest album, Brotherhood is accompanied with a Deering Banjo contest. To celebrate the upcoming release of The Gibson Brothers’ new album Brotherhood, Paste is partnering with Rounder Records and Deering Banjos to give away a custom banjo valued at $749.

Bluegrass Underground Announces PBS Taping Lineup

Steep Canyon RangersMcMinnville, TN -- The fourth season of PBS' Emmy-winning Bluegrass Underground series - the best looking and sounding music on television - will feature some of the biggest names in bluegrass, Americana, roots-rock and the cutting edges of acoustic music. But you don't have to wait for it to come to your TV. Expanded to four days, the marathon video shoot is scheduled for March 7-9, 2014, in the Volcano Room of Cumberland Caverns in McMinnville, Tenn., with tickets going on sale soon at www.bluegrassunderground.com.

International Bluegrass Awards Honor The Gibson Brothers and More

The Gibson BrothersReigning Entertainers of the Year, The Gibson Brothers, held onto their crown as they captured the coveted top award again. The Gibson Brothers went into the International Bluegrass Music Association's (IBMA) annual Awards Show with eight award nominations.The Gibson Brothers

Compass Records Artists Lead Bluegrass Awards Nominations

They Called It MusicNashville, TN -- Nominees for the 2013 International Bluegrass Music Awards were announced at the Loveless Barn in Nashville, where Compass Records bluegrass bands and their respective members received the most nominations out of any label with 22 total nominations. Reigning Entertainers of the Year The Gibson Brothers topped the list with a collective eight nominations, Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen received five total nominations and Claire Lynch and her band garnered four. A full list of nominations can be read here./em

The Gibson Brothers Lead International Bluegrass Music Awards Nominations

The Gibson BrothersNashville, TN -- Nominees for the 2013 International Bluegrass Music Awards were announced today at a press conference at Nashville’s Loveless Barn, with The Gibson Brothers leading the pack with eight nominations for the band and their individual members. They’re followed by Balsam Range with seven nominations, and The Boxcars, Alison Krauss & Union Station and Russell Moore & IIIrd Time Out with six nominations each. The full list of nominations is below.

Super Hot Bluegrass Nights at the Ryman Kicks Off in One Week

Bluegrass Nights at the Ryman 2012Nashville, TN -- Springer Mountain Farms has June and July at the world famous Ryman Auditorium packed with Thursday night bluegrass as they once again present Bluegrass Nights at the Ryman. This annual fare of bluegrass music is just the thing to make summers hotter than ever. This year, the lineup if fully loaded with some of the finest in the genre. Every Thursday night at 7:30 pm from June 20 through July 25, the best of bluegrass music hits the stage where it all began.

Boston Bluegrass Union Presents The Gibson Brothers Jan 12

The Gibson BrothersThe Boston Bluegrass Union’s 38th concert season kicks off on Saturday, January 12th with a performance by longtime BBU favorites and reigning International Bluegrass Music Association Entertainers of the Year the Gibson Brothers at the National Heritage Museum in Lexington, MA.

2013 Strawberry Park Bluegrass Festival Lineup Announced

23rd International Bluegrass Music Awards and Honors

The Gibson BrothersThe Gibson Brothers took home the “Entertainer of the Year” Award at the 23rd annual International Bluegrass Music Awards Thursday night, September 27, 2012 at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium. Brothers Eric and Leigh Gibson, along with their band (Mike Barber, Clayton Campbell and Joe Walsh) also picked up an award for “Gospel Recorded Performance of the Year” for “Singing As We Rise.”

Gibson Brothers Capture 23rd IBMA Entertainers of the Year Bluegrass Award

The Gibson BrothersThe 23rd International Bluegrass Music Award were held the evening of Thursday, September 27th. The Gibson Brothers took home the honors of the coveted Entertainer of the Year. The night was webcast on LiveStream via the International Bluegrass Music Association's (IBMA) Bluegrass Nation website./a

Smokin' Hot June and July with Bluegrass Nights at the Ryman

Bluegrass Nights at the Ryman 2012Nashville, TN -- The Ryman Auditorium, the Mother Church Of Country Music and the home of the Grand Ole Opry from 1943 to 1974, is sacred to the history of country and bluegrass music. The 2012 series features outstanding bluegrass music by Vince Gill, Chris Thile & Michael Daves, The Boxcars, The Gibson Brothers, Steep Canyon Rangers, The Roys, Rhonda Vincent, Dailey & Vincent, Ricky Skaggs and more.

Historic Jonesborough Bluegrass Series Presents The Gibson Brothers

The Gibson BrothersJonesborough, TN -- The Historic Jonesborough Bluegrass Music Series will present an award-winning hot-band when they bring The Gibson Brothers to the concert series on May 19th. Joining The Gibson Brothers will be Mark Newton's Stillhouse Band and Blue Edition. Produced by Mountain Music Entertainment and nestled in Tennessee's oldest town, the Historic Jonesborough Bluegrass Series was recently awarded the NETTA Pinnacle Award.

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