WHAT YOU MAY FIND HERE

RANTS, RAVINGS and RUMINATIONS along with
RAUCOUS RIBALDRY and RAMBLING REFLECTIONS

Saturday, August 1, 2020

A Little Saturday Nite Bluegrass Div (See if you can pick out all the references subsection)

Donna Ulisse released When I Go All Bluegrass On You last February. It's certainly has enough references to performers, groups and songs to hold your interest. Have fun pickin" (sorry, bad pun) 'em out.


Donna Ulisse - Vocal, guitar, Cody Kilby -  guitar, Greg “Papaw” Davis - banjo, Josh Swift -  reso-guitar, Mason Nolen -  mandolin, Evan Winsor - upright bass, Stephen Burwell -  fiddle, and Nathan Fawcett - snare drum. 

Monday, July 27, 2020

Geography Div (Fake News subsection)

Freedom of the press is pretty important, eh ? We're really going to need strong reporting over the next four months.


Saturday, July 25, 2020

A Little Saturday Nite Bluegrass Div ( More Furriners subsection)

I find it amazing just how well accepted Bluegrass music has become in foreign lands. 
Here's Abalone from the Czech Republic doing Separate Ways.


Josef Plecitý (upright bass), Lukáš Mayer (banjo) and Darek Houška (dobro), Matthew Whitten (Guitar) 
and Miloš Andrt (Mandolin).

Saturday, July 18, 2020

A LIttle Saturday Nite Bluegrass Div (Curves subsection)

There's been lots of talk lately about curves - mostly about "flattening" them. The Grascals sing about a different kind of curve on Straighten the Curves from their latest album.


The Grascals: Danny Roberts - Mandolin, Chris Davis - Guitar, Terry Smith - Bass,  Adam
Haynes - Fiddle, John Bryan - Guitar and Kristen Scott Benson - Banjo.

Monday, July 13, 2020

Geography Div (Travel subsection)

I realize we aren't traveling as much as we once did. However it's a bit interesting to consider how far you could get in one day (from New York City) ... then and now.


Saturday, July 11, 2020

A Little Saturday Nite Bluegrass Div (Happy Birthday Mom subsection)

Today is my Mom's 98th Birthday.  
It's hard to find a Bluegrass song where Mother isn't on the "other side." 
Sugarland does a great job on appreciating her.
 
HAPPY BIRTHDAY MOM .... Here's to many more
Love ...... Bear


Sugarland: Jennifer Nettles - lead vocals and Kristian Bush - vocals, guitar, mandolin,
Annie Clements - Bass, Scott Patton - Guitar, Thad Beaty - Guitar, Brandon Bush - keyboards and
Travis Mcnabb - Drums

Monday, July 6, 2020

Geography Div (Dang me subsection)

Use Of The Word "Dang" Across The Continental US


and as an added bonus feature for your entertainment .......

Saturday, July 4, 2020

A Little Saturday Nite Bluegrass Div ( July 4th subsection)

Another 4th of July sale weekend.
John McEuen and friends doing Sousa's Stars and Stripes Forever.


Sorry, no information on the band.