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I spent 4 days in the 'horse capital of the world,' where the barns look more like estates and billionaires convene for the world's largest horse sale. Here's what life looks like in Kentucky's second-biggest city.
Lexington, Kentucky, is known as the "horse capital of the world." The region is home to about 450 horse farms as well as Keeneland, the world's largest thoroughbred auction house. Lexington is also known for its bourbon and has its very own trendy "Distiller…
"We call them farms, but I tell people to think of them more as estates or ranches because they're just massive," Mary Quinn Ramer, president of VisitLex, or the Lexington Convention and Visitors Bureau, told me. Riley Kirn of Bluegrass Sotheby's Internati… [+435 chars]
Katie Warren
2019-09-22 13:32:00




Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter, RIP
Robert Hunter, who penned the lyrics to the majority of the Grateful Dead's songs, died last night at age 78. Hunter first met Jerry Garcia in 1961 and went on to write such classics as Ripple, Dark Star, To Lay Me Down, Fire on the Mountain, Truckin', Touch …
Robert Hunter, who penned the lyrics to the majority of the Grateful Dead's songs, died last night at age 78. Hunter first met Jerry Garcia in 1961 and went on to write the words to such classics as Ripple, Dark Star, To Lay Me Down, Fire on the Mountain, Tru… [+2179 chars]
David Pescovitz
2019-09-24 21:49:07




How to Learn to Play Electric Guitar
The electric guitar is one of the most commonly played instruments in rock music today. Electric guitars feature in almost every rock genre, from pop to punk to death metal. If you’re looking to play guitar but don’t have any musical experience, it may seem a…
FEATURED ARTICLE This article was co-authored by Ron Bautista. Ronald Bautista is a professional guitarist and guitar teacher at More Music & Los Gatos School of Music in California. He has over 30 years of playing experience and over 15 years of teachin… [+428 chars]

2019-10-02 08:00:00




Democrats in South's governor races hit hurdle: Impeachment
On Thursday, as President Donald Trump mused about a possible "spy" in the White House, Democrats alleged a "cover-up" and Washington fired up the gears of impeachment, the Democratic candidate for governor in Kentucky, Andy Beshear, was politely shaking hand…
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) On Thursday, as President Donald Trump mused about a possible "spy" in the White House, Democrats alleged a "cover-up" and Washington fired up the gears of impeachment, the Democratic candidate for governor in Kentucky, Andy Beshear, was p… [+5800 chars]
BRUCE SCHREINER, MELINDA DESLATTE and EMILY WAGSTER PETTUS
2019-09-28 13:20:56




See Steep Canyon Rangers and Boyz II Men Blend Bluegrass, Soul on ‘Be Still Moses’
Live performance was captured onstage in Nashville
In August, Steep Canyon Rangers released a studio collaboration with Boyz II Men that blended their bluegrass musicianship with the harmonies of the Philadelphia soul stalwarts. “Be Still Moses” received its live debut when the two groups shared the stage in … [+1022 chars]
Joseph Hudak
2019-10-10 16:16:46




Christmas season off to a rocky start as Dollywood sued over Charlie Brown song copyright
If you’re looking for an unusually festive place to celebrate Christmas this year, may we suggest Pigeon Forge, Tennessee? The fabled home of Dollywood, named for country legend Dolly Parton, offers holiday celebrations at the Titanic museum, a Christmas In T…
If youre looking for an unusually festive place to celebrate Christmas this year, may we suggest Pigeon Forge, Tennessee? The fabled home of Dollywood, named for country legend Dolly Parton, offers holiday celebrations at the Titanic museum, a Christmas In Th… [+1231 chars]
Gwen Ihnat on News, shared by Gwen Ihnat to The A.V. Club
2019-10-11 17:44:00




Steve Martin's Bluegrass Award Faces Uncertain Future
One morning last week in Boston, Victor Furtado woke up to a mailman’s knock. He was handed a little unmarked package. “I opened it up...
One morning last week in Boston, Victor Furtado woke up to a mailman’s knock. He was handed a little unmarked package. “I opened it up here in my apartment and kind of looked at it for a second, hoping somebody would wake me up. I was shocked, completely blo… [+2860 chars]
Associated Press
2019-09-18 01:03:01




Rachel Laven’s Feminist Folk
Over the Summer, I saw Rachel Laven perform a set at a small venue in Colorado. I hadn’t heard her name before, and was just excited for an evening of live music. I had no clue that I was in store for one of the most amazing live shows I’d seen in a long whil…
Over the Summer, I saw Rachel Laven perform a set at a small venue in Colorado. I hadnt heard her name before, and was just excited for an evening of live music. I had no clue that I was in store for one of the most amazing live shows Id seen in a long while.… [+11299 chars]
Linne Halpern
2019-10-09 16:00:25




Grateful Dead Lyricist Robert Hunter Dead at 78
The poet and lyricist penned Dead classics including “Box of Rain,” “Ripple,” “Touch of Grey,” “Dark Star,” and more
Robert Hunter, the songwriter behind many beloved Grateful Dead classics, has died Rolling Stone and The New York Times report. A cause of death has not been revealed. He was 78 years old. In a statement to RS and The Times, Robert Hunters family said: It is… [+2002 chars]
Quinn Moreland
2019-09-24 18:49:59




Check Out The Tasty Culinary Lineup At San Francisco’s Biggest And Best Music Fest
You certainly won't go hungry at this awesome, three-day event that features world-class musicians and all sorts of imaginative food options.
Now in its 19th year, Hardly Strictly Bluegrass is an epic experience. Three days of incredible performances on multiple stages Oct. 4-6 in Golden Gate Park, all free! No, really! No charge to get in and enjoy world-class musicians.Hardly Strictly Bluegrass i… [+6899 chars]
Leslie Kelly, Contributor, Leslie Kelly, Contributor https://www.forbes.com/sites/lesliekelly/
2019-09-24 23:40:42




Kentucky GOP governor makes last-minute campaign shakeup
Michael Antonopoulos, a GOP strategist, has taken over operational control of Bevin’s campaign.
Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin. | Bill Pugliano/Getty Images Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has shaken up his reelection campaign weeks ahead of the November vote, a potentially ominous sign for the Republican incumbent. Michael Antonopoulos, a GOP strategist who has w… [+2109 chars]
aisenstadt@politico.com (Alex Isenstadt)
2019-09-24 20:21:51




36 Hours in Boone, N.C. (and Environs)
A lively Appalachian college town, a genteel resort spot and stops along the Blue Ridge Parkway offer a colorful fall weekend of music, crafts, beer and majestic views.
Asheville, N. C. with its lively arts district, locavore food movement and over-the-top, Gilded Age mansion attracts hordes of leaf peepers as soon as the temperatures start to drop. But a two-hour drive up the spine of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the less-visi… [+2159 chars]
Paige McClanahan
2019-10-03 09:00:22




‘Country Music’ Review: Ken Burns’ Epic, Essential Look at an American Artform
A 16-hour, eight-episode look at the evolution of a music that went from "hillbilly" to honkytonk to hit parade covers a massive amount of ground
Country Music,Ken Burns’ PBS docuseries on a musical journey that spans from hollers to honkytonks to hit parades, is a whole lotta things. It’s long, which is a given when you consider the authorship — clocking in at a shade over 16 hours, this eight-episode… [+5704 chars]
David Fear
2019-09-14 16:17:25




Flashback: See Carlene Carter Join Dave Edmunds for Breezy ‘Baby Ride Easy’
Duet appeared on Carter's 1980 album 'Musical Shapes'
Carlene Carter, whose family legacy was explored at length in Ken Burns’ Country Music, turns 64 on Thursday. The granddaughter of Mother Maybelle Carter, and daughter of June Carter Cash and singer Carl Smith, Carter made her recording debut in 1974 with “Fr… [+1935 chars]
Joseph Hudak
2019-09-26 18:16:35




Bluegrass Clog Dancing
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cs2j8f7H2WY&feature=youtu.be Не знаю почему у меня именно от этого видео волосы на загривке шевелятся. И лица, лица в кадре. 1965 Написал AY на strangedance.d3.ru / комментировать

https://strangedance.d3.ru
2019-09-22 11:20:08




10 Songs That Say Something About North Carolina
The state is home to many musical worlds, as well as virtues that have inspired the likes of Doc and Merle Watson, Carolina Chocolate Drops, James Taylor and rapper Petey Pablo.
James Taylor. Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images There's a reason the mixtape (or CD, or playlist, or .zip file) holds such sentimental power. A good mix can feel like a letter from a best friend, with each track carefully aligned with one's personal tastes. B… [+5353 chars]
Allison Hussey
2019-09-18 11:00:04




Home Values Are Heating Up in Kentucky
At a time of low mortgage rates, see if homes in the Bluegrass State are a good deal.
Home Values Are Heating Up in Kentucky Thanks to low mortgage rates, it's an excellent time to buy or sell a home across the U.S. But what about in Kentucky? Is the state's housing market too pricey for buyers? Not-so-great if you've got a home you want to … [+2904 chars]
Doug Whiteman
2019-10-14 02:18:05




Ken Burns’ ‘Country Music’: 10 Things We Learned From Week 2
From the friendship between Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan to Garth Brooks' early gig at the Bluebird Café
By the second half of the 20th century, country music was big business. Radio, records, television and movies all played a part in its popularity, but its artists and its songs were still at the forefront, even as profits soared or slumped. The second half of… [+8110 chars]
Jon Freeman
2019-09-22 21:20:42




Steve Martin’s bluegrass award faces an uncertain future
NEW YORK (AP) — There was good news and bad news for Victor Furtado last week. The 19-year-old Virginia-bred musician had won the Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo and Bluegrass, which comes with a $50,000 prize and a sculpture. But he may be the las…
NEW YORK (AP) One morning last week in Boston, Victor Furtado woke up to a mailman’s knock. He was handed a little unmarked package. “I opened it up here in my apartment and kind of looked at it for a second, hoping somebody would wake me up. I was shocked, … [+2913 chars]
Mark Kennedy
2019-09-17 14:09:06




Photo Epic: Chasing Rainbows - EWS Trophy of Nations 2019
The Bluegrass Trophy of Nations, powered by SRAM, marked a new chapter in the story of the Enduro World Series. ( Photos: 47, Comments: 1 )
For the first time in the history of the sport, UCI jerseys and medals were on offer. Their prestige was reflected in the intensity of the racing on display on Finale Ligures iconic trails. As riders worked together in teams of three with their fellow country… [+2113 chars]

2019-09-29 07:00:00
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