Tag: Bluegrass

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This fifth album from Lancaster, Pennsylvania’s Stray Birds is aptly titled Magic Fire – it  has that certain something...

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Something to sink my teeth into, rich with acoustic guitars, mandolins, violins and shiver-inducing harmonies.  Although The...

Music, Video Premieres

Popdose Video Premiere: Kevin Sekhani, “Carol Ann”

Popdose is pleased to present Kevin Sekhani’s video for “Carol Ann”, from his 2015 knockout album, Day Is Done.  A...

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ALBUM REVIEW: Kevin Sekhani, “Day Ain’t Done”

This is one fine piece of pure American music – a mixture of country, bluegrass, zydeco with some damned masterful playing and catchy...

Album Reviews

ALBUM REVIEW: Great Spirit, ‘Front Porch to Frontier’

With a name like Great Spirit, it’s almost possible to hear this unique NoCal band’s sound even before you hit...


Spin Cycle: The Avett Brothers, The Carpenter

    In the realm of swaying, stomping, harmonic pop-folk, The Avett Brothers stand only in the shadow of Mumford & Sons,...

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Trampled by Turtles, “Stars and Satellites”

Rob Smith reviews the new Trampled by Turtles album, "Stars and Satellites."...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Sarah Jarosz, “Follow Me Down”

Sarah Jarosz avoids the sophomore slump — mostly — on her latest release, Follow Me Down....


Mellowmas, Music

The Ninth Day of Mellowmas: Growlymas

Chances are, we'll never hear Tom Waits doing an album of bluegrass carols -- but if that day never comes, here's the next best thing....


Future Retro, Music

Future Retro: Blue Dolly

A TENNESSEE GODDESS Dolly Rebecca Parton has had one of the most enduring and multi-faceted careers in music history. She is beloved for...


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Dw. Dunphy On… Cover Songs — Why and Why Not

Some people are just flat-out smart-asses. It’s not necessarily a bad thing to be at times, mind you, but a good smart-ass pulls it...