1. Alison Brown on Finding Time for Her Own Album While Running a Record Label: 'Mama Eats Last'

    October 16, 2015 6:35 PM EDT "The Song of the Banjo" arrived last week. Alison Brown is the only queen of the IBMA who’s also an MBA. To put it in non-acronym terms: Brown just picked up a distinguished achievement award for a lifetime of banjo virtuosity at the International Bluegrass Music Association awards…

  2. Indigo Girls Toast to 'Happy Days' on Holiday Album

    October 07, 2010 5:15 PM EDT The Indigo Girls' upcoming holiday album, "Holly Happy Days," is the rarest of entries in the duo's catalog. "We just both had a desire to do it at the same time, which doesn't always happen with us," Emily Saliers tells Billboard.com. The 12-track set, due…

  3. TV

    September 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Sept. 26-Oct. 2, 2005. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, SEPT, 26 "Today," NBC Featured artists: Josh Groban, Tracy Chapman. "Live With Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured artist: Boz Scaggs (also scheduled: Denise Richards,…

  4. Prine, Miller Top Americana Awards

    September 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Veteran roots music artists Buddy Miller and John Prine took the top honors at the Americana Music Association's fourth annual Americana Honors & Awards, held Sept. 9 at Nashville's Ryman Auditori Veteran roots music artists Buddy Miller and John Prine took the top honors at the…

  5. Earle, Gauthier, Merritt Lead Americana Nominees

    June 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Steve Earle, Mary Gauthier and Tift Merritt are the top nominees for the fourth annual Americana Honors & Awards, each receiving three nods from voting members of the Americana Music Association. Steve Earle, Mary Gauthier and Tift Merritt are the top nominees for the fourth annual…

  6. CD/DVD Salutes Bluegrass Fest's 30th

    April 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT As the Telluride Bluegrass Festival pulls into its 32nd year, Rounder Records is commemorating the annual event's 30th anniversary with separate CD and DVD releases. As the Telluride Bluegrass Festival pulls into its 32nd year, Rounder Records is commemorating the annual event's…

  7. Lonely Runs Both Ways

    December 11, 2004 12:00 AM EST In her first studio date in three years, multi-Grammy Award honoree Alison Krauss stays true to her bluegrass roots as well as her commitment to sharing the spotlight with her superb picking and twang In her first studio date in three years, multi-Grammy Award honoree Alison Krauss stays true…

  8. Krauss + Union Station A Hit 'Both Ways'

    December 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Thanks to a big year full of awards show wins and major TV exposure for Alison Krauss + Union Station, Rounder Records is understandably upbeat about the commercial prospects for "Lonely Runs Both Ways," the act's first studio…

  9. Krauss 'Runs Both Ways' On New Album

    October 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Alison Krauss and Union Station will strike while the iron is still hot with the Nov. 23 release of their next Rounder album, "Lonely Runs Both Ways." Krauss has reached a new peak in visibility this Alison Krauss and Union Station will strike while the iron is still hot with the…

  10. AFIM's 2003 Indie Awards

    March 19, 2003 12:00 AM EST The Assn. For Independent Music handed out its 2003 Indie Awards March 18 at a luncheon during its convention at the Orlando (Fla.) World Center Marriott. The AFIM confab was held in conjunction with The Assn. For Independent Music handed out its 2003 Indie Awards March 18 at a luncheon…

  11. Best of the Vanguard Years

    February 09, 2002 12:00 AM EST Culled from banjo virtuoso/investment banker/label entrepreneur Alison Brown's four Vanguard releases (1990-96), Best of the Vanguard Years is an intriguing portrait of a confident yet still-evolving Culled from banjo virtuoso/investment banker/label entrepreneur Alison Brown's four…

  12. Vincent Cleans Up At Bluegrass Awards

    October 05, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Rhonda Vincent claimed a chunk of what was supposed to be the year of "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" for herself last night (Oct. 4), winning three awards including entertainer of the year at the annual Rhonda Vincent claimed a chunk of what was supposed to be the year of "O…

  13. 'O Brother' Leads Bluegrass Awards Nominations

    August 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Dan Tyminski -- a member of Alison Krauss' band Union Station who did the singing for George Clooney in the film "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" -- leads the list of nominees for this year's Internationa Dan Tyminski -- a member of Alison Krauss' band Union Station who…

  14. Bela Fleck Working On Classical Set

    January 04, 2001 12:00 AM EST Although January is considered a month off for the hard touring Bela Fleck & the Flecktones, the group's leader is spending time working on his debut album for Sony Classical. The set, which Fleck Although January is considered a month off for the hard touring Bela Fleck & the…