At the IBMA World of Bluegrass, Jim Lauderdale and I were able to sit down and talk about his amazing career. It is easy to see why people want to buy his music. Listen on to see why I Had to Ask!
I had a toe tapping time talking with April Verch about her Canadian Fiddle Championships, and what it is like to be a touring musician. Listen on to see why I Had to Ask.
I talk with bluegrass poet, and IBMA award nominee Donna Ulisse about the book she wrote. I also talked to her about her inspiirations and her advice for young musicians. Listen on to see why I Had To Ask.
I talk with Mike Compton a skilled musician about playing with the Father of Bluegrass, Bill Monroe. Mike Compton also played on the “O Brother Where Art Thou” track. Listen on to see why I Had to Ask.
If you have ever been on a bluegrass cruise, you may have seen them. If you want your dog back, the Spinney Brothers can relate. Listen on to see why I Had to Ask!
I talk with Logan Brill a musician who has been featured on the T.V show Couples Therapy. We discuss her MerleFest and Opry debut, her goals for her future as well as advice for young musicians. Listen on to see why I Had to Ask!
My sister Victoria and I talk with Carolyn Routh from the bluegrass band Nu-Blu about her band, young musicians, and her favorite musical gig she played. Carolyn shares about her personal struggle and teaches a valuable lesson on I Had to Ask!
The Blueridge Music Trail is a driving route that immerses families in the rich music heritage of the Blueridge Mountains. I talk with one of the people from the trail, Mrs.Laura Boosinger about the trail, and goals for the future of it. Listen on to see why I Had to Ask.
Doc Watson? Richie Havens? George Jones? These are somethings I Had To Ask Sam Bush at MerleFest 2013.