GrassRoots Music Tour 2019 – Itinerary Announced
Nov08

GrassRoots Music Tour 2019 – Itinerary Announced

Read about the itinerary of our GrassRoots Music Tour 2019 This slideshow requires JavaScript.   By Rob Dickens         Announcing The GrassRoots Music Tour!! A music journey showcasing the best live music and heritage attractions – Americana, blues, alt. country, folk, traditional, bluegrass 9  to 30 September 2019 incl.   REGISTER YOUR INTEREST NOW —  TO GET FIRST OFFER — LIMITED PLACES AVAILABLE     ALL BOOKINGS, TRAVEL...

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USA Music Tour – September 2019
Oct18

USA Music Tour – September 2019

Read our plans for our USA music tour for September 2019     When Will The 2019 Kick-Off? Early September 2019   How Long Will It Go For?  Two to three weeks (itinerary being worked on)   What Will It Cover? The Americana Music Festival and Conference, Nashville Tennessee The Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion festival, Bristol Virginia/Tennessee Other features to be announced soon   How Many Places Will Be Available? This will be a...

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Roots n Blues n BBQ 2018
Oct02

Roots n Blues n BBQ 2018

Read our take on Columbia MO’s Roots n Blues n BBQ festival 2018     Columbia Missouri 28-30 September 2018 TriFest Music Tour Images – Jim Jacob Words – Rob Dickens   For background to Roots n Blues n BBQ read our article.   Day One This is a shorter introduction day.  From 5 to around 11 pm, a good way to get into the site and the groove.  Two stages are pumping out at the festival site in the middle of the...

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Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion 2018
Sep25

Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion 2018

Read our coverage of Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion 2018   Bristol VA/TN – 21 to 23 September 2018 – TriFest Music Tour Rob Dickens – words Jim Jacob – images   Here I am in Bristol back for the fourth time and my second Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion. Bristol is officially recognised as The Birthplace of Country Music.  For it was here in 1927 where Ralph Peer, with the most advanced equipment of the day,...

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Radio Bristol
Sep23

Radio Bristol

Read about our catch up with Kris Truelson of Radio Bristol VA/TN   Bristol VA/TN 21 September 2018 TriFest Music Tour Words – Rob Dickens Pictures – Jim Jacob   Today we met with Kris Truelson, Producer and Announcer with Radio Bristol (and front man with local old-time group Bill and the Belles). Radio Bristol, a branch of the Birthplace of Country Music (BCM), is a nonprofit network of community radio channels providing...

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Echo Mountain Recording Studios
Sep20

Echo Mountain Recording Studios

Read about our visit to Echo Mountain Studios Asheville NC Asheville TN – TriFest Music Tour     Words – Rob Dickens Images – Jim Jacob   Back Drop In 2003, Steve Wilmans moved to the mountains of West North Carolina to build his dream studio. He found the perfect place in an old church on the edge of downtown Asheville.  The Church which was fitted out into a state of the art recording studio while keeping a sense of previous purpose...

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