bluegrass music


Erick Anderson

A chance meeting with an icon started Ricky Skaggs on the road to becoming the keeper of the bluegrass flame Read more


People from all over the state, all over the country and even all over the world were in Owensboro when the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum held its grand opening Oct. 18-20. Read more



Adam Paris

The revamped Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum pays homage to the music’s past and celebrates its future Read more


The McLain Family Band celebrates a half-century of taking traditional bluegrass music to the world Read more


In this installment of “24 Hours in …” our writer visits Owensboro and gives you the scoop on what to do, where to eat, what to see and where to stay. Read more

24 Hours

Renowned mandolinist and former Murray resident Chris Thile takes the helm of A Prairie Home Companion Read more


The Kentucky band’s sound can be a little hard to pin down because it’s roots music, old-time music, a touch of bluegrass and a whole lot of original. Read more