I was thrilled when Bluegrass Today decided to publish several of my rather poorly constructed snaps, taken at Blueberry Bluegrass 2019. Here is the link: https://bluegrasstoday.com/photos-from-the-2019-blueberry-bluegrass-festival/ Thanks to BT for helping spread the word about this great festival in Alberta.
Earlier this month, Bluegrass Today featured a story that received-in my opinion-very little attention. I was flabbergasted. After taking several deep breaths, and giving it a good week to digest, I responded over at Fervor Coulee Bluegrass. [Inserted here] October 17, 2016 I know about three things. One, I will never not tear up listening to “Me… Continue reading The IBMA and Hazel Dickens
“Having a Coffee with…” is a regular feature n the Bluegrass Today site. Quite some time ago, I was asked to participate and the piece has now been posted. May be of interest. Likely not. I am honoured to have been asked. http://bluegrasstoday.com/having-a-coffee-with-donald-teplyske/ Thanks for visiting Fervor Coulee. Donald @FervorCoulee
I have just posted, over at Fervor Coulee Bluegrass, an update on my reflections on Bluegrass Today’s Weekly Airplay chart. http://www.countrystandardtime.com/blog/FervorCouleeBluegrass/entry.asp?xid=824 will get you there. So far the chart has been a wild ride for Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice’s “A Far Cry from Lester & Earl.” Thanks for visiting Fervor Coulee. Donald
Bluegrass charts have long- at least in my mind- been a bit of a joke. I loved Bluegrass Now but its chart had some serious issues- a two-year old album could suddenly find itself at number three in a one-month reappearance. One of the magazine’s final 2007 editions had Nickel Creek’s 2000 Sugar Hill debut disc at #2… Continue reading The Latest Bluegrass Chart