The First Ladies of Bluegrass, Becky Buller, Molly Tuttle, Missy Raines, Sierra Hull, and Alison Brown, joined by special guest Rhiannon Giddens, perform "Up Above My Head" at Wide Open Bluegrass in Raleigh, NC Friday night, Sept. 28,9, 2018.
The First Ladies of Bluegrass, Becky Buller, Molly Tuttle, Missy Raines, Sierra Hull, and Alison Brown with special guest Rhiannon Giddens perform 'At the Purchaser's Option' at Wide Open Bluegrass in Raleigh, NC Sept. 29, 2018 in Raleigh, NC.
World of Bluegrass, the International Bluegrass Music Association’s annual festival, just wrapped up in NC for the sixth year. The IBMA will be back, having extended its deal with Raleigh for another three years.
The schedule of concerts and conference events at Wide Open Bluegrass and the International Bluegrass Music Association conference in downtown Raleigh Friday and Saturday. That includes Red Hat Amphitheater shows.
Bluegrass greats including Becky Buller, Sierra Hull, Molly Tuttle, Tim O'Brien, Alison Brown, Missy Raines and more jam backstage following rehearsals for the IBMA Awards show Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Raleigh, NC.
Chris Thile, radio star and MacArthur fellow as well as leader of bands Nickel Creek and Punch Brothers, talks about his love of bluegrass music and the bluegrass community after receiving an IBMA Distinguished Achievement Award on Sept. 27, 2018.