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.
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.
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.
IBMA Guitar Player of the Year Molly Tuttle and her band play in the California Bluegrass Association suite Friday night, Sept. 30, 2017 after playing two shows earlier in the day at Wide Open Bluegrass.
The Glorifying Vines Sisters got on a plane for the first time in August to travel to a festival performance in Lugano, Switzerland with the Music Maker Relief Foundation. The gospel group will be performing at Wide Open Bluegrass Friday night.
John DeLuca and his wife Sandy, who are both visually impaired, had guides with them while attending Wide Open Bluegrass in downtown Raleigh Friday, Sept. 29 2017. PineCone, the organization that produces Wide Open Bluegrass in conjunction with th