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Berklee Roots Roadshow Live Tonight at the Kennedy Center!!

The Berklee Roots Roadshow (many of whom will showcase at Grey Fox 2012) will be performing live at the Kennedy Center, and on the web at the URL below, at 6:00 Eastern time tonight. The show will also be archived in this location for later viewing. http://bit.ly/bLYYS9
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Gordon Lightfoot inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame

On June 14th, Gordon Lightfoot’s forty-year legacy of beautiful songwriting and performing will be further enhanced when he will be inducted into the Songwriters Hall Of Fame in New York City in the performer category alongside Bob Seger, Don Schlitz, Harvey Schmidt, Tom Jones and Jim Steinman at the organization’s 43rd Annual Induction and Awards Dinner. The star-studded event will be held at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. Performing songwriter Gordon Lightfoot will be honored for his role in defining the folk-pop sound of the 1960s and 1970s. He is the author and voice of many timeless
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Dr. Banjo’s Jam Camp Returns to Grey Fox

Pete Wernick (aka Dr. Banjo) and Grey Fox merrily announce the return of Pete’s famous Jam Camp to Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival in Oak Hill, NY this coming summer. The four day came will be in session Monday–Thursday, July 16–19, 2012 at the Oak Hill Fire Hall, directly across from the entrance to Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival. Closet pickers, Pete’s Jam Camp at Grey Fox is for you! You’ll be jamming the first morning and you’ll be oh-so-much-more-in shape for all the great jams at Grey Fox. Pete and his dynamite staff offer user-friendly instruction in all bluegrass instruments! Find
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Grey Fox 2011 Schedule On Line Now

The schedule for the 4-day multi-stage Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival is now online and ready for download, sharing, etc. Main Stage has never been better. Workshops are stellar. Dance Stage hotter than a pistol. And Family Stage full of fun. Go to homepage and enjoy! There are a few camping tickets left, but they’re going quickly. Hope you join us. http://www.greyfoxbluegrass.com/ws/pages/home.php
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Mollie O’Brien Tonight on WCUW.org

Catch Mollie O’Brien and a show all about the Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival on WCUW’s “In the Tradition” with radio host, Jeff Boudreau (thanks, Jeff!) Where: WCUW, 91.3fm and streaming at wcuw.org Time: 5:0o-8:00PM Tuesday, June 28th TONIGHT! Mollie O’Brien, her husband Rich Moore, Grammy-winning brother Tim O’Brien and their collective sons and daughters are performing at Grey Fox on Friday, July 15—one of only 4 shows that “O’Brien, Party of Seven” will be doing this festival season! Catch them while you can. A partial list of Jeff’s upcoming shows and interviews include: June 28 ~ Interview with Mollie O’Brien
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Grey Fox Kids Academy Tunes Now on Web

The tunes for the 2011 Grey Fox Bluegrass Academy for Kids are ready for download! The academy’s artistic director, master fiddler and renown instructor, Brian Wicklund, has picked three fine tunes for the students to learn and perform this year during Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival in Oak Hill, NY. The tunes are: Bill Monroe’s “Goodbye Old Pal” (complete with yodeling!) in honor of the Father of Bluegrass Musics’ 100th birthday; and the traditional “Rock the Cradle, Joe” and “Hole in the Ground.” To download the tunes, click on the following link: http://www.fiddlepal.com/workshops.html and then click on “Grey Fox Tunes 2011.”
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Like Grey Fox Bluegrass Fesival on Facebook!

Like Grey Fox on Facebook and be eligible to win a full festival ticket to Grey Fox 2011 with an amazing all-star lineup!! Four days; five stages; hands-on workshops; dancing; mouth-watering foods; top of the line music and craft vendors; camping; loads of jamming and huge fun! http://www.facebook.com/greyfoxbluegrass?v=app_7146470109
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Dixie Bee-Liners in Northeast This Weekend

The Dixie Bee-Liners are gearing up, packing up and heading north for their 2011 Nor’easter Tour. As always, they’ve got something new happening. The band has some new band members and—they are promoting trying to get George Shuffler inducted into the Bluegrass Hall of Fame! The Dixie Bee-Liners will be playing the Stanley Brother’s arrangement of “Will You Miss Me” at every show this year until George Shuffler is inducted into the Bluegrass Hall of Fame. As Buddy Woodward explains, “He deserves it, it’s way past time & to paraphrase Flatt & Scruggs, let’s give him his flowers while he’s
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Grey Fox Announces Initial Lineup 1/1/11

Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival is pleased to announce preliminary lineup: Sam Bush Band; Del McCoury Band; The SteelDrivers; The O’Brien Family Band (Tim O, Mollie O, Rich Moore, etc.); Peter Rowan Bluegrass Band; Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper; The Claire Lynch Band; Boxcars; Red Stick Ramblers; Rockin’ Acoustic Circus; The Hillbenders and host band, Dry Branch Fire Squad. More bands tba. Grey Fox (2009 IBMA Event of the Year) takes place July 14-17 on the Walsh Farm in Oak Hill, NY. Tickets now on sale. Recession buster (1/1-1/31) just $135. Get tickets now!
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