Author Archives: Chris Oliver

The Dirty Side of Bluegrass Music

I came across this recently while reading a poison control blog… don’t ask. Anyway, it’s a pretty well done song that could use a few breaks, otherwise, enjoy!  

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IBMA Leadership Bluegrass Class of 2014 Announced

NASHVILLE, TN. The International Bluegrass Music Association is proud to announce the Leadership Bluegrass class of 2014. Leadership Bluegrass is an intensive, three-day program… Continue reading

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100 Riffs – History of Rock and Roll

Here’s Alex Chadwick up at Chicago Music Exchange running through 100 guitar riffs from back then to just now. Great job Alex.  

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The Tree Man IS the Agriest Guitar Player in the World

I just had to share this for those of you who have been learning a piece that you just can’t get…  beware… there is some not so nice language throughout the video.  

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Shorty’s Strickly Bluegrass Festival 2013

Hey, nearly forgot to mention. Shorty’s Strickly Bluegrass Festival is this weekend. February 28 – March 3rd in East Peoria, Illinois. A good lineup of bands including this year’s grammy nominated (and should have won it) Special Consensus. This is … Continue reading

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