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Synonyms for bluegrass

an area in central Kentucky noted for it bluegrass and thoroughbred horses

a type of country music played at a rapid tempo on banjos and guitars

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Chris Hanscom, founder, says, "What we're doing with World Bluegrass Day is creating a 'Bluegrass without Borders' initiative to bring the world a little closer through music."
In the 1900s near Lexington, Kentucky, bluegrass was grown not only for livestock pastures but also for commercial seed sales.
Bluegrass' operations in Georgia and South Carolina complement Martin Marietta's existing southeastern footprint.
Bluegrass Water and Bluegrass Southern collectively offer more than 10m bbls of capacity in the PRB and Wamsutter basins that currently serve PRB operators under longterm kae-or-pay and/or acreage dedication contracts.
Influenced by artists such as The Stanley Brothers, Norman Blake and Steve Earle, the band instil both the old and the modern into their music and on their latest album, Queen City Jubilee, The Slocans' showcase their unique blend of bluegrass, oldtime and folk with deep song-writing, lightning fast instrumentals and sawdust-thick vocals.
There's an enthusiastic appreciation of their fiddle-founded Nordgrass sound - a mix of Nordic folk and bluegrass. Possibly the most exciting, uplifting, gut-wrenching & hiptwitching band in the Northern Hemisphere.
A resident of GreenFields of Geneva retirement community for five years, Dearing is a retired high school chemistry teacher and a self-professed bluegrass aficionado.
A press release said, 'The cash transaction is subject to Bluegrass Bancorp shareholder approval and regulatory approval and is expected to close during the second quarter of 2018.
I've loved bluegrass music since a summer night in 2004, when a friend took me to a backwater roadhouse in Western New Jersey to dance among a throng of hippies to the music of Railroad Earth.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-August 14, 2017-Interop Technologies enhances wireless emergency alerts to Bluegrass Cellular
Martin Marietta anticipates a fourth quarter closing on Bluegrass Materials Co., billed as the largest privately held aggregates producer in the U.S., with 23 active sites across Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, South Carolina and Tennessee.
Complete with an exhaustive discography and a colorful narrative, this addition to the University of Illinois Press's Music in American Life series will delight any fan of the Stanleys, and prove useful to any researcher interested in the band's musical activities and significance to bluegrass music.
An AppDirect platform is powering cloud service commerce for Bluegrass Cellular, a telecommunications company based in Kentucky, the company said.
Musicians will perform "The Bluegrass Cantata." It will feature tenor soloist Brendan Tuohy, bass soloist Ian Timmons, a chorus, a Baroque chamber orchestra and a bluegrass band.
- US-based medical technology company Bluegrass Vascular Technologies has received CE Mark approval and is launching limited commercial sale of its Surfacer Inside-Out Access Catheter System, the company said.