Post Tagged with: "Merlefest"

News obit: Bluegrass musician and music super-fan Lloyd Johnson dies

News obit: Bluegrass musician and music super-fan Lloyd Johnson dies

A crowdfunding campaign has been established to create the Lloyd Johnson Memorial Scholarship.

by July 1, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Merlefest on the Road features rising stars Thursday at Isis Music Hall

Merlefest on the Road features rising stars Thursday at Isis Music Hall

Merlefest will celebrate its 30th anniversary in April. This show will offer a great preview of the talent at the event.

by February 26, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Merlefest hits the road with concert series featuring Tellico, Zoe and Cloyd, High Plains Jamboree

Merlefest hits the road with concert series featuring Tellico, Zoe and Cloyd, High Plains Jamboree

Merlefest on the Road kicks off Thursday at The Isis Music Hall in West Asheville.

Initial Merlefest 2013 line-up announced: Charlie Daniels Band, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, more

Initial Merlefest 2013 line-up announced: Charlie Daniels Band, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, more

Merlefest 2013 promises to be a big year despite being the first year without the presence of the legendary Doc Watson.

by November 8, 2012 2 comments Asheville Music

Goodbye, Doc. Enjoy those uncloudy days

Here are a few photos I shot of Doc Watson over the years of attending Merlefest. The Saturday morning show Doc did every year at the festival was always the best, in my mind. More intimate. More of a feeling of Doc taking you to church with his music. The beauty of his music on those mornings made me cry.[Read More…]

by May 30, 2012 3 comments Asheville Music

Dehlia Low, one of Asheville’s best bluegrass bands, announces touring break

From Dehlia Low’s page on fb: We’re writing to let you know that as 2011 was our busiest touring season so far, we’ve decided to slow down a bit. With that in mind, we’re going to take a touring hiatus at least through most of 2012. A few of us- excitedly- will be welcoming new editions into our families this[Read More…]

by February 15, 2012 0 comments Asheville Music

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