Monday, April 03, 2006

BLUEGRASS: Round-up of a few noteworthy items!

From The Bluegrass Blog ...
Audio snippets of Claire Lynch's new CD
Bluegrass, Claire Lynch, Rounder Records[The BGB] mentioned last week that Claire Lynch's CD, New Day, was due for release on Rounder on March 28.

also mentioned at that time that no audio samples were yet available online. They are now up on the Rounder web site, with a snippet from each of the 12 tracks ...

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Clear Channel gives Bluegrass a try ...
Bluegrass, WCTR-AMClear Channel Radio, often cynically portrayed by critics as embodying all that is wrong with corporate radio consolidation, has flipped a property in WV from Gospel to a Bluegrass / Americana format, effective March 30. The station is WCTR-AM, serving the Huntington, WV and Ashland, KY markets, who are now presenting themselves as 1420 AMericana - Home of Today's New Grass. This marks the first time that a major radio group has chosen this sort of format for an over-the-air station.

Too contemporary for me but I'll listen to see when they run the good stuff and tune in then.

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