Category Archives: Music

The gang loves to travel to hear good music – share info here on upcoming concerts of interest

Brrrrrlefest

Teeth chattering and bones chilled, I finally made my first appearance at Merlefest.  No I did not perform unless you count the spectacle I made of myself trying to learn to flatdance (note to self – bring clogging shoes next … Continue reading

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Girls Rock NC

A week or so ago, my niece spent a weekend with me while she attended the Girls Rock NC band camp.  At this camp, the girls form a band, learn to play an instrument, write a song, design their costume … Continue reading

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Mighty Fine Pickin’ in Shelby

Driving on I-40/85 heading to Shelby through pounding rains and hydroplaning vehicles bouncing off guardrails, it was hard to believe that the grand opening events for the Earl Scruggs Center that we hoped to attend would not be washed away.  Upon … Continue reading

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Where’s Sunny?

I have been trying to make the most of winter in spite of the unpredictable weather.  A couple of weekends ago, I made it to Marion, Virginia to catch a taping of Song of the Mountains at the fabulously restored … Continue reading

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Chambergrass

For the second weekend in a row, we were entertained by the Chambergrass duo while we savored a cool fall Saturday.  In fact last Saturday was downright chilly and was also the first time I had ever seen someone play … Continue reading

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