Tag: bluegrass

Lime Kiln Theater

Summer concert series at Lime Kiln Theater brings Tim O’Brien to stage

Lime Kiln Theater’s summer concert series resumes on Saturday, July 23, with a performance from Tim O’Brien at the Lexington outdoor venue.

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Bluegrass Night at the Wayne on playbill for Saturday

The Wayne Theatre and some of the area’s finest bluegrass musicians will roll out the welcome mat this holiday season.

Video: Tim Kaine can play some mean harmonica

AFP editor Chris Graham got video of then-Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine taking a couple of minutes out of a walking tour of Downtown Staunton in 2009 for a bluegrass jam.

Bluegrass for the long haul

A recent article in Kentucky’s leading paper, The Lexington Herald Leader, discusses the down-fall of coal in the Bluegrass State.

Martin Brothers, Aspen Run bring bluegrass to Court Square Theater

Court Square Theater’s CommonWealth One Federal Credit Union Music Series continues on Feb. 20 with The Martin Brothers and Aspen Run, a bluegrass ensemble from Maryland.

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Kick up your heels during State Fair bluegrass weekend

It’s nearly time to get those toes a-tappin’ during the State Fair of Virginia’s bluegrass weekend. The weekend of Sept. 26 and 27 will feature a special salute to bluegrass music.


35th anniversary of Music in the Mountains Bluegrass Festival

The 35th annual Music in the Mountains Bluegrass Festival will take place at Summersville Music Park, Summersville, W.Va., on June 24, 25, 26 & 27. The four day event begins Wednesday, June 24th at 11:00 a.m. and goes until 10:00 p.m. nightly.


Seventh annual Bison Bluegrass Festival

Information on the seventh annual Bison Bluegrass Festival at Buffalo Gap High School on Sunday, March 8.

Bill Yates and The Country Gentlemen Tribute Band at Court Square Theater

Bluegrass fans will immediately recognize the name Bill Yates for his many years as a member of Country Gentlemen. Bill played bass and sang harmony through many lineup changes, staying with Charlie Waller for 20+ years, starting in 1969.

Live entertainment lineup for Snowshoe Mountain

Snowshoe Mountain, recently ranked top ten lodging & après ski resort by SKI Magazine, today announces its schedule for the 2015 winter entertainment season.


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