World of Bluegrass – Again

I thought you might like to see the article Barry Mazor wrote about the IBMA World of Bluegrass, the trade show, convention, awards show, and Fanfest Papa and I recently attended. You really have to be there to understand how special the whole event is.  This explains it to people who don’t understand, I guess.


The future is important.  Dr. Evertt Lilly and the Songcatchers feature a third generation, his daughter, Ashley. Skip the talk if you like, but listen to the entire tune, please. This is Ashley’s first stage performance.


I just finished posting Papa’s pictures from our time at IBMA in Nashville. There were more than 700! I split them into several galleries, so you can look only a what you are interested in. Here’s my favorite: This cute little girl came along, pulling the bass on a cart. The stool was attached somehow, …

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Six Years Old

OK, we saw this, it’s true, this kid did really play that way.

Dear Monica

I know you probably already checked today, to see if my I peeled my self out of bed a wrote something, and the answer is no.  But I wanted to let you know: The Dan Band is as good as you could possibly imagine.  Better.  Better than that.  In case you see Jeff, Adam was …

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