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...

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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...

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Let’s Talk Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion
Aug29

Let’s Talk Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion

Read our interview on Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion 2018     Interview with Charlene Tipton Baker Marketing Specialist, Communications Birthplace of Country Music   By Rob Dickens RD: The Birthplace of Country Music, Inc. is the parent non-profit with three main arms – the Birthplace of Country Music Museum, Radio Bristol and the annual Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion.  Firstly, for visitors to the Reunion in September,...

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Last Weeks To Join Total Tennessee Tour!!
May06

Last Weeks To Join Total Tennessee Tour!!

last weeks to join the total tennessee tour American Music South Join The Total Tennessee Tour and Blue Ridge Mountain Appalachian Tour Last Weeks To Claim a Place –Three Spots Left– This slideshow requires JavaScript.   Nashville Tennessee Welcome Dinner Full Registration at Americana Music Festival Seat at the Americana Honors and Awards Show Other Attractions – Music City Roots, Country Music Hall of Fame,...

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Asheville NC to Bristol VA/TN
Sep17

Asheville NC to Bristol VA/TN

Read of my music travels from Asheville NC to Bristol VA/TN 12 September 2016 Bristol VA/TN So, two nights in West Asheville.  Not much going on there it seems. But that, dear reader, is not why I am here.  Nor am I here because of the Rodeway Inn, (which looks good in the light of Extended Stay America, but in no other way).  It all served a purpose, though, a bed during a busy time between two festivals – Black Mountain and...

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