bluegrass

Bill Monroe Statue Unveiled at Ryman Auditorium [VIDEO]
There's a reason Ryman Auditorium in Nashville is referred to as "Mother Church". She's seen it all and she's 125 years old this year. As part of the Ryman's big anniversary two statues of country and bluegrass legends, "Little" Jimmy Dickens a…
Natalie Merchant Sings “Owensboro” [VIDEO]
It's no secret all of us contributors for WBKR are always looking for something to blog about. I search for stories with "Owensboro" either in the story or in the title. I've searched on YouTube several times and one video that always pops up is "Natalie Merchant…
“Powerful: Bill Monroe Remembered” to Premiere Tonight on KET
- by Chris Langdon, International Bluegrass Museum Promotions Director
June is a very busy month for bluegrass music in Owensboro. Down at the International Bluegrass Music Museum we are working hard to make ROMP amazing. We are putting together a party to celebrate not only where bluegrass music has…