Peter Rowan Archive

  • On this winter solstice, Planet Bluegrass is proud to announce the preliminary lineup for the 44th Annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival – held the weekend nearest the summer […]

    The Preliminary Lineup For The 44th Annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival Is Here

    On this winter solstice, Planet Bluegrass is proud to announce the preliminary lineup for the 44th Annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival – held the weekend nearest the summer […]

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  • It was a great afternoon for some Cheese on the Rocks.  The golden summer sun slanted down from the west with no hint of rain, and a cool breeze swept over the storied amphitheater.  The whole of Red Rocks had a backyard barbeque vibe; someone even brought potato salad.  Adding to the BBQ vibe, Colorado’s own bluegrass masters Hot Rize came out with SCI for what they dubbed “Hot Cheese Rizing.”

    The String Cheese Incident – Sunday, July 17 – Red Rocks Amphitheatre

    It was a great afternoon for some Cheese on the Rocks. The golden summer sun slanted down from the west with no hint of rain, and a cool breeze swept over the storied amphitheater. The whole of Red Rocks had a backyard barbeque vibe; someone even brought potato salad. Adding to the BBQ vibe, Colorado’s own bluegrass masters Hot Rize came out with SCI for what they dubbed “Hot Cheese Rizing.”

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  • The fourth annual Winter Wondergrass Festival enraptured the small town of Avon, CO during a beautiful, bluebird weekend. In years’ past, snow, ice and freezing temperatures made the festival a struggle, but never impeded its reception. The combination of the near-perfect weather and stellar lineup made this year one of WWG’s best years yet.

    Winter WonderGrass – February 19th-21st – Nottingham Park, Avon

    The fourth annual Winter Wondergrass Festival enraptured the small town of Avon, CO during a beautiful, bluebird weekend. In years’ past, snow, ice and freezing temperatures made the festival a struggle, but never impeded its reception. The combination of the near-perfect weather and stellar lineup made this year one of WWG’s best years yet.

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  • WINTERWONDERGRASS AND BREW FESTIVAL Friday-Sunday, February 19th-21st Nottingham Park, Avon, Colorado Tickets: Earl Snowbird 3 Day Pass $129|VIP $249 Purchase Here Music, Brews and Mountains […]

    Initial Lineup Announce For 4th Annual WinterWonderGrass and Brew Festival

    WINTERWONDERGRASS AND BREW FESTIVAL Friday-Sunday, February 19th-21st Nottingham Park, Avon, Colorado Tickets: Earl Snowbird 3 Day Pass $129|VIP $249 Purchase Here Music, Brews and Mountains […]

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  • Set to the beautiful backdrop of the Colorado River, YarmonyGrass is one of Colorado’s preeminent Bluegrass festivals. But it’s not just Bluegrass. Yarmony is three days of River, Music, Camping, Yoga, and Workshops with The Travelin McCourys feat. Bill Nershi, Peter Rowan, Head For The Hills, The Congress, The Drunken Hearts and many more!

    PICK OF THE WEEK: Yarmony Grass – Rancho Del Rio – Thursday-Sunday, August 13th-16th

    Set to the beautiful backdrop of the Colorado River, YarmonyGrass is one of Colorado’s preeminent Bluegrass festivals. But it’s not just Bluegrass. Yarmony is three days of River, Music, Camping, Yoga, and Workshops with The Travelin McCourys feat. Bill Nershi, Peter Rowan, Head For The Hills, The Congress, The Drunken Hearts and many more!

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  • While the staple bands of the Telluride Bluegrass Festival provide the base and foundation for the event each year, and truly help to cultivate the experience and sound of the festival, it’s often the random variety of debut bands whose appearances are peppered in that truly add that unique spice to the festival and leave such unforgettable impressions.

    Telluride Bluegrass Festival – June 18th-21st – Telluride Town Park

    While the staple bands of the Telluride Bluegrass Festival provide the base and foundation for the event each year, and truly help to cultivate the experience and sound of the festival, it’s often the random variety of debut bands whose appearances are peppered in that truly add that unique spice to the festival and leave such unforgettable impressions.

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  • TELLURIDE BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL Thursday – Sunday, June 18th-21st Town Park, Telluride CO Tickets: Single Day $70 (Thurs and Sun Only) 4 Day Passes Sold Out […]

    Telluride Bluegrass Festival Finalizes 2015 Lineup

    TELLURIDE BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL Thursday – Sunday, June 18th-21st Town Park, Telluride CO Tickets: Single Day $70 (Thurs and Sun Only) 4 Day Passes Sold Out […]

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  • The Premier UllrGrass music and beer festival will be held in the Rocky Mountain foothills of Golden, CO this weekend. It will be a magical weekend when the Norse God of snow comes to this little western town to raise his drinking horn to craft beer, great Bluegrass and a crowd that knows how to have fun in winter. Featuring Peter Rowan, Head For The Hills and many more!

    PICK OF THE WEEK: UllrGrass Music Festival – Golden, CO – Friday, January 30th – Sunday February 1st

    The Premier UllrGrass music and beer festival will be held in the Rocky Mountain foothills of Golden, CO this weekend. It will be a magical weekend when the Norse God of snow comes to this little western town to raise his drinking horn to craft beer, great Bluegrass and a crowd that knows how to have fun in winter. Featuring Peter Rowan, Head For The Hills and many more!

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  • Telluride Bluegrass. Once you’ve been there, whether it’s for a day, a week, or forty consecutive years, it becomes part of you. It's the smiles on the faces of the performers as they look out from the stage over the most beautiful landscape their songs and melodies have ever echoed across.  It is the meticulous, almost anal-retentive, organization of the event that somehow translates to a vibe conducive to dancing and singing and a passionately laid-back attitude from some of the most fervent music lovers anywhere.

    Telluride Bluegrass Festival – June 19th-22nd – Telluride, CO

    Telluride Bluegrass. Once you’ve been there, whether it’s for a day, a week, or forty consecutive years, it becomes part of you. It's the smiles on the faces of the performers as they look out from the stage over the most beautiful landscape their songs and melodies have ever echoed across. It is the meticulous, almost anal-retentive, organization of the event that somehow translates to a vibe conducive to dancing and singing and a passionately laid-back attitude from some of the most fervent music lovers anywhere.

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  • In celebration of the 40th Anniversary of The Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Planet Bluegrass has assembled THE comprehensive book on the history of America's premier Bluegrass festival.  Telluride Bluegrass Festival: 40 Years of Festivation will be officially released June 19th at the 41st Annual festival and, judging by the sneak peak we got, the book is unparalleled in its beauty, attention to detail, and the sheer volume of information on this legendary event that it contains.

    Telluride Bluegrass Festival: 40 Years of Festivation

    In celebration of the 40th Anniversary of The Telluride Bluegrass Festival, Planet Bluegrass has assembled THE comprehensive book on the history of America's premier Bluegrass festival. Telluride Bluegrass Festival: 40 Years of Festivation will be officially released June 19th at the 41st Annual festival and, judging by the sneak peak we got, the book is unparalleled in its beauty, attention to detail, and the sheer volume of information on this legendary event that it contains.

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