Bluegrass greats Sam Bush, left, and Del McCoury perform at Wide Open Bluegrass in Raleigh in 2016.
Bluegrass greats Sam Bush, left, and Del McCoury perform at Wide Open Bluegrass in Raleigh in 2016. Scott Sharpe ssharpe@newsobserver.com
Bluegrass greats Sam Bush, left, and Del McCoury perform at Wide Open Bluegrass in Raleigh in 2016. Scott Sharpe ssharpe@newsobserver.com
On the Beat

On the Beat

Musings about all things related to music and culture of the popular variety

IBMA's new leader takes over, as World of Bluegrass looms

April 29, 2015 02:00 AM

On The Beat

David Menconi
News & Observer music critic David Menconi's random (and we do mean random) musings about all things related to music and culture of the popular variety.