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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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  • As the Winter Solstice approaches, Planet Bluegrass is proud to announce the preliminary single-day lineup for the 42nd Annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival (June 18-21, 2015).  […]

    Telluride Bluegrass Lineup Includes Ry Cooder, Kacey Musgraves, John Butler Trio

    As the Winter Solstice approaches, Planet Bluegrass is proud to announce the preliminary single-day lineup for the 42nd Annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival (June 18-21, 2015).  […]

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  • If you love Rocky Mountain Bluegrass as much as we do, you've surely happened upon the skilled sounds of Trout Steak Revival. The quintet is making waves in our little pond with their elaborate harmonies, which are backed by strong instrumentation and impressive song writing abilities. While the group hails out of Denver, their music was inspired by what lies just beyond our city in the "misty high country" where they say the music was born. They started as an informal Bluegrass Jam group and have made huge leaps in years since.

    20 Questions with Trout Steak Revival

    If you love Rocky Mountain Bluegrass as much as we do, you've surely happened upon the skilled sounds of Trout Steak Revival. The quintet is making waves in our little pond with their elaborate harmonies, which are backed by strong instrumentation and impressive song writing abilities. While the group hails out of Denver, their music was inspired by what lies just beyond our city in the "misty high country" where they say the music was born. They started as an informal Bluegrass Jam group and have made huge leaps in years since.

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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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  • Telluride Bluegrass and RockyGrass have revealed their preliminary line-ups.  As you’ve probably heard, 2013 ticket sales have already set some astounding records with all 4-day passes for Telluride […]

    Telluride Bluegrass & RockyGrass Announce Preliminary Line-Ups

    Telluride Bluegrass and RockyGrass have revealed their preliminary line-ups.  As you’ve probably heard, 2013 ticket sales have already set some astounding records with all 4-day passes for Telluride […]

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  • The exceptionally talented folk singer/songwriter Josh Ritter will be making two Colorado stops next week - a stop at historic Chautauqua Auditorium next Monday night and the recently saved Mishawaka on Wednesday.  Ritter’s shows are always special due to his ability to convey timeless poetic narratives with warm genuine vocals and a smile.  We had the pleasure to speak with Josh recently about a handful of topics and were left more excited for the show and a new album.

    Josh Ritter Talks Music, Running, and Aphex Twin

    The exceptionally talented folk singer/songwriter Josh Ritter will be making two Colorado stops next week - a stop at historic Chautauqua Auditorium next Monday night and the recently saved Mishawaka on Wednesday. Ritter’s shows are always special due to his ability to convey timeless poetic narratives with warm genuine vocals and a smile. We had the pleasure to speak with Josh recently about a handful of topics and were left more excited for the show and a new album.

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  • Planet Bluegrass is excited to announce the main stage schedule for the 40th Annual RockyGrass Festival… Friday, July 27, 2012 9:00am — Gates Open 10:00 – […]

    Planet Bluegrass Posts Final RockyGrass Schedule

    Planet Bluegrass is excited to announce the main stage schedule for the 40th Annual RockyGrass Festival… Friday, July 27, 2012 9:00am — Gates Open 10:00 – […]

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  • Listen Up Denver! got to sit down with Cline as the band was in the midst of their spring tour.  He had just crawled out of his bunk on a tour bus in southern Alabama and was sipping coffee as he stared out the window at the band’s crew playing football outside. For the most part, Cline is a regular guy, with regular problems and bills to pay just like the rest of us. The difference is, he pays those bills by playing guitar in Wilco.

    Wilco’s Nels Cline Talks “The Art of Almost” and The Band’s Two Night Run At Red Rocks

    Listen Up Denver! got to sit down with Cline as the band was in the midst of their spring tour. He had just crawled out of his bunk on a tour bus in southern Alabama and was sipping coffee as he stared out the window at the band’s crew playing football outside. For the most part, Cline is a regular guy, with regular problems and bills to pay just like the rest of us. The difference is, he pays those bills by playing guitar in Wilco.

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  •  The Ogden Theatre was home to a Bluegrass bonanza on Saturday night, and everyone was getting down! The combination of the Travelin' McCourys and Keller Williams brought out lovers of all types of Bluegrass, and the musicians brought out the best in each other. String Cheese Incident fans, Bluegrass traditionalists, dready hill people, good ol' boys, and Festivarians all danced the night away as a stage full of well-loved musicians whipped together a perfect set list for a fun loving Colorado crowd.

    The Travelin’ McCourys and Keller Williams – April 14th – The Ogden

    The Ogden Theatre was home to a Bluegrass bonanza on Saturday night, and everyone was getting down! The combination of the Travelin' McCourys and Keller Williams brought out lovers of all types of Bluegrass, and the musicians brought out the best in each other. String Cheese Incident fans, Bluegrass traditionalists, dready hill people, good ol' boys, and Festivarians all danced the night away as a stage full of well-loved musicians whipped together a perfect set list for a fun loving Colorado crowd.

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  • Photo by Benko Photographics The sun may set and the temperature may drop, but the music doesn’t stop at Telluride Bluegrass… NightGrass is the late-night […]

    Telluride Bluegrass Announces NightGrass Schedule

    Photo by Benko Photographics The sun may set and the temperature may drop, but the music doesn’t stop at Telluride Bluegrass… NightGrass is the late-night […]

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