High Cowboy Sounds – Underground

High Cowboy Sounds – Underground

This weekend, Saturday, July 15th Bluegrass Underground is excited to host the legendary Jesse McReynolds. As much as we love hearing legends perform underground we equally love to experience new artists in the cave. We are excited to bring Farmer and Adele to the...
Jesse McReynolds, American Revolutionary

Jesse McReynolds, American Revolutionary

Jesse McReynolds, American Revolutionary Legendary mandolinist coming July 15 Happy July everybody! We’re really in it now, summer’s in full bloom, the tomatoes are ripe, the lightning bugs and mosquitoes are out full force. July 4 always seems to be the opening blast...
Get High at 333 Below – Two Tenors

Get High at 333 Below – Two Tenors

I don’t mean that kind of “high”. The Cave is a non-smoking, non-vaping cave. I mean “high” as in “High Lonesome Sound.” We know the song by Peter Rowan, and though he wrote another famous tune about a different kind of high,...
The Low Down before the Hoe Down

The Low Down before the Hoe Down

The Glade City Rounders formed out of a love of old recordings of traditional southern string band, blues, and jug band music. Their music is strongly influenced by musicians from the state of Tennessee and the Tennessee River Valley region. This love of traditional...
Revving up for the Revelers

Revving up for the Revelers

This Saturday the underworld will be filled with the sounds & dancing of Louisiana as we welcome the the Grammy-nominated Revelers. The music they’re making in Lafayette has been called the “future of cajun music”.  We recently chatted with...
June Blooms Underground

June Blooms Underground

June Blooms – Underground June’s just about here. Time for summer vacations, weddings, and music festivals. Forget about Christmas, for bluegrass fans this is the most wonderful time of the year, when all the bands come out to play in open fields...

Magic and Mavericks, Hippies and Honky Tonkers

BGU Season VII Taping: Magic and Mavericks, Hippies and Honky Tonkers We have emerged from the cave, squinting, following our three-day BGU marathon taping, and we didn’t see our shadows, so spring is on the way. While it’s a little early for a Fall 2017 TV preview,...

Road Trip Playlist – PBS 2017

Whether or not you’re lucky enough to join us this weekend for the Season VII taping of Bluegrass Underground for PBS indulge in some great music.  If you’re headed to the cave, crank up the volume and get primed for an amazing musical experience...
PBS Season VII & Peter Rowan Approaching!

PBS Season VII & Peter Rowan Approaching!

BGU VII and Amazing Australians It’s been pretty quiet in The Volcano Room since The Del McCoury Band, Jeff Austin and the Traveling McCourys ushered in the new year. Our first regular Bluegrass Underground of 2017 featured fiddle master Michael Cleveland...