Tuesday, December 24 2013
In bluegrass circles, 2013 was a year that welcomed the rise of talented upstarts, the return to form of masters, and collaborations among the best in the business.
Tuesday, January 29 2013
PopMatters proudly premieres the latest album by soulful neo-bluegrass band, the SteelDrivers, Hammer Down.
Tuesday, December 14 2010
All in all, it was a banner year for bluegrass. With so many of the genre's most exciting bands in action in 2010, bluegrass fans were offered quite a smorgasboard.
Thursday, December 18 2008
The year's best bluegrass music is chock full of harmonies that recall classic dueting brothers, tight-knit family pickin', and even bluegrass for people who don't like bluegrass.
Monday, February 4 2013
The SteelDrivers come across more like bears in the woods that you don’t want to cross than bugs or beetles. Being natural doesn’t always mean being sweet and harmless.
Monday, January 14 2008
Nashville session veterans drop the schmaltz and dig up their Ozark roots with a rough 'n' ready set of bluegrass originals.
Wednesday, July 18 2012
Nashville's Steeldrivers create virtuostic songs focused on Southern life past and present.