Tuesday, 11 August 2015


Here's the good news: the EBMA's printed magazine BLUEGRASS EUROPE #96 is in the mail to EBMA members. Featuring Switzerland's "Bluegrass Family Festival" and its 19th edition, we also checked out, how a 2nd generation bluegrasser sees the scene. Meet musicians, find out, what the new leadership of EBMA has up for you, check out which events you missed and what's still awaiting us. And feel free to share your thoughts with us!

BE#96 - summer issue of
EBMA's printed magazine
Content of BE#96: Editorial | EBMA NEWS | 19th Bluegrass Family Festival (CH) | Tom Bodenmann | Introducing Tom’s Wildgrass | BluegrassDuinen - News Europe | Bluegrass News USA | Over Jordan | EWOB | List of Festivals/Workshops/Camps | Review Gulpener Bluegrass Festival | Preview Dunmore East BG Festival | Film: Banjo Romantica | Livio Guardi | CD Reviews | EBMA’s European Bluegrass Guide | Radio Formats with bluegrass | Deconstructing Bluegrass | EBMA Team | IBMA WOB

The deadline for #97 (autumn 2015) is 20th September 2015 and will focus on reviewing some of the larger European bluegrass music festivals, news from IBMA WOB and Awards Show, a preview on the winter season, and more... If you would like to contribute with your personal report, a CD or book review, a great photo, or if you want your product or event advertised please feel free to contact us at editor.

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We wish all our readers a pleasant rest of the remaining festival season - great things are going on this weekend in many countries in Europe and worldwide!!!

Angelika Torrie