Friday, 5 October 2007

IBMA Awards Show LIVE

Our friends from The Bluegrass Blog report that they will be carrying the 2007 International Bluegrass Music Awards Show live from backstage the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee tonight (October 5, 2007 - 03.30 am continental European time).

Update 4 (last one): The IBMA website now features the full listing of all 2007 awards recipients and a press release.

Update 3: And if you didn't believe us, here's a photo of Richard Hawkins on stage at the Grand Ole Opry (third photo in the second row; with our good friend Greg Cahill) - don't they look awesome?

Update 2: You can now find the full Awards Show coverage by The Bluegrass Blog here.

Update: The Awards Show is over: congratulations to the winners! One award was presented by the 2006/2007 #1 European Bluegrass Band, Mideando from Italy, and another by our very own Richard Hawkins, EBMA Board member, editor of this blog and the Bluegrass Ireland Blog.