Yonder Mountain String Band re-release “Elevation” For 20th anniversary

Yonder Mountain String Band have issued a re-release of “Elevation,” their highly-regarded 1999 debut.

Wick’s Picks: Feb. 26-March 4

Take a look at “WicksPicks for February 26 through March 5, featuring bluegrass stalwarts Yonder Mountain String Band, The Infamous Stringdusters and more!

Northwest String Summit preview: July 14-16, 2016

For the past 14 years, bluegrass fans from the pacific northwest and beyond have trekked and traversed the rocky west coast terrain for the Northwest String Summit, hosted by newgrass pioneers Yonder Mountain String Band. The festival is held at Horning’s Hideout in North Plains, Oregon — a hidden paradise, scattered with flocks of peacocks (of all creatures), making for one of the most unique and intimate festival experiences in the region.

Old Salt Union celebrates EP release in front of capacity crowd in Lexington

Fresh off the release of their new EP ‘Cut & Run’, Belleville, Illinois’ Old Salt Union helped christen the new Willie’s Locally Known in Lexington, now located on Southland Drive on the old Show Me’s lot. They were joined by Nashville duo Sally and George; Houston’s Whiskey Shivers and Lexington’s own The Wooks.

Fruition rocks Springfest with new album on the horizon

While at Suwannee Springfest, I got the opportunity to sit down with Kellen Asebroek (rhythm guitar, piano, vox) and Jay Cobb Anderson (lead guitar, harmonica, vox) of Portland folk-rockers Fruition to discuss their humble beginnings, Red Rocks, new album, and much more.