The International Bluegrass Music Museum
Sep10

The International Bluegrass Music Museum

We visit the International Bluegrass Music Museum in Owenboro Kentucky 7 September 2016 Owensboro Kentucky I was staying at Central City as it was the base for two important musical discoveries – one today and one tomorrow. Today’s highlight was a visit to Owensboro, fifty minutes due north, across The Green River.  Owensboro is on the impressive Ohio River and has a population of around 60,000.  The River is unofficially...

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Wide Open Bluegrass Day # 2
Sep29

Wide Open Bluegrass Day # 2

Read about our second day at Wide Open Bluegrass 2013 As we hit the hay at around 3.30 this morning after the Aussie Rules Grand Final concluded (Go Hawks!), the day started very slowly. We missed the hotel breakfast so we ambled to the Daily Plant Cafe and there we sort of planned our last day in Raleigh and the multiple choices on offer at the Wide Open Bluegrass Festival 2013. A walk to the Red Hat Amphitheatre was the first...

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