| Nov 1, 2012
| 7:06 AM
For years, Jessy Daumen has been adding fiddle, mandolin and harmonies to the recordings and performances of an array of Orlando acts, ranging from whimsical children's shows to local listening rooms to a Citrus Bowl stage at last year's Orlando Calling...
| Sep 9, 2012
People work through their grief after losing a loved one in different ways. Marjorie "Margie" McDonald of Hagerstown chose to create a memorial album of her husband Mike's music as her way of dealing with devastating loss.
"A Life Remembered with Mike...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 3:07 PM
Pickin’ in the Panhandle
Pickin’ in the Panhandle features a variety of musical performers and two barbecue competitions. Today and Sunday. Lazy A Campground, 317 Kathy’s Lane, Hedgesville, W.Va. $25, one-day pass; $60, weekend pass;...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 5:49 PM
Thirty-two bluegrass bands performing on three stages, 76 barbecuers competing for a state title, food concessions and a beer garden add up to a weekend of music, the aroma of wafting grilled meat and Pickin’ in the Panhandle.
| May 30, 2012
| 6:58 AM
DEEP GAP, N.C -- Doc Watson, the bluegrass music legend from Appalachia who was renowned for his flatpicking and fingerstyle technique on the acoustic guitar, died Tuesday at a hospital in North Carolina, according to Mary Katherine Aldin of Folklore...
| May 29, 2012
| 7:35 PM
Doc Watson, the bluegrass music legend from Appalachia who was renowned for his flatpicking and fingerstyle technique on the acoustic guitar, died Tuesday at a hospital in North Carolina, according to Mary Katherine Aldin of Folklore Productions, which...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 1:40 PM
There have been numerous open house events at the C Street Gallery, Venus Theatre Play Shack and other venues along C Street since the area was designated Laurel's official Arts District last year.
In addition, members of the Laurel Arts District...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 6:28 PM
"Well, hello friends and neighbors. How do you do. It's Dr. Pepper time."
The Java Brothers were on stage at the Floyd Country Store last Saturday night, but it wasn't hard to imagine a broadcast 70 years earlier in the studios of WDBJ radio.
| Jul 11, 2012
| 2:53 PM
Starting Thursday, the Just Mom and Me reading and craft series gets under way at Valley Mall.
The event includes stories, songs, crafts and other activities.
Story time will be held in the Macy’s Court area from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. each...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 6:52 AM
I wanted to share a couple songs I found, this past year, to be quite influential on my life. I must point out that while none of these songs were actually released in 2011, with good music, I really believe in timelessness.
First up is the song that...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 1:20 PM
The Friedens Lutheran Church, which is more than 200 years old, is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the church building and burning the mortgage for the newest part of the building, the Community Ministry Center Sunday.
The mortgage burning will...