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Report from SEBA’s Membership Chairman

We’re off to the best start ever. Author: Tony Salazar (Jan 20, 2008) Greetings Fellow Bluegrass Enthusiasts: First: thanks to all members who have renewed for 2008. We’re off to the best start ever, and welcome all new members to the SouthEastern Bluegrass Association. We’re glad you joined! To better serve our membership, we’ve added … Read more

Bobby Hicks Joins SEBA!

Welcome to SEBA, Bobby Hicks! Author: SEBA Board of Directors (Jan 17, 2008) For over 50 years, Bobby Hicks has set the standard for fiddlers everywhere through a variety of styles, and SEBA is extremely proud to welcome this multi-Grammy winning fiddling legend, with deep (all the way back to Bill Monroe) bluegrass roots, into the SEBA … Read more

SEBA’s 23rd with 26 Bands in Blairsville, GA and it’s FREE!

This year’s 23rd SEBA Anniversary Celebration in Blairsville GA is going to be a true bluegrass blowout, with more than two dozen of the best bands from around north Georgia and surrounding areas slated to entertain. Author: Kevin O’Connell (Aug 22, 2007) This year’s 23rd SEBA Anniversary Celebration in Blairsville GA is going to be … Read more

SEBA Congratulates 2006 IBMA Award Winners

The 17th Annual International Bluegrass Music Awards were announced on Thursday, September 28, 2006, at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville Author: SEBA Board of Directors (Oct 3, 2006) Entertainer of the Year: The Grascals Vocal Group of the Year: Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver Instrumental Group of the Year: Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder … Read more

2005 IBMA AWARD WINNERS

Published courtesy of IBMA Author: SEBA Board of Directors (Oct 28, 2005) ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR CherryholmesVOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR Doyle Lawson & QuicksilverINSTRUMENTAL GROUP OF THE YEAR Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky ThunderFEMALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR Rhonda Vincent MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR Larry Sparks ALBUM OF THE YEAR 40 by Larry Sparks, … Read more

2005 Pioneer Days at Clinton Nature Preserve

Annual Douglas County Bluegrass Concert Saturday Night (Oct 15-16, 2005) Author: SEBA Board of Directors (Oct 11, 2005) The Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County is pleased to present Pioneer Days at Clinton Nature Preserve on Saturday, October 15th, from 10 a..m. until 5 p.m., and Sunday, October 16th, 1 until 5 p.m. Celebrating the … Read more

SEBA’s 21st Anniversary Celebration!

September 17, 2005 at the Hollonville Opry Author: Mike Soucie (Jul 15, 2005) Mark your calendars now for SEBA’s 21st Anniversary Celebration to be held on Saturday, September 17, 2005 at the Hollonville Opry located in Hollonville, Georgia. There will be bands playing from 11 AM until 11 PM and great food will be available. … Read more

SPBGMA’s 2005 Award Winners

The Society For The Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America (SPBGMA) was held February 3-6 in Nashville, TN. Read the list of award winners. Author: Bluegrass Music Profiles (Feb 9, 2005) SPBGMA 2005 AWARD WINNERS The Society For The Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America (SPBGMA) was held February 3-6 in Nashville, TN. The following … Read more

2004 SUMMER JAMS AT HISTORIC JONESBORO, GA

SEBA and Historical Jonesboro will offer Jonesboro Jammin?, third Saturday jams, in July, August, and September. Author: Jack Masters (Jul 5, 2004) The Southeastern Bluegrass Association and Historical Jonesboro will offer Jonesboro Jammin?, third Saturday jams, a series of bluegrass and old-time music jam sessions at the gazebo on the corner of King and N. … Read more

Newsletter Volunteers Needed

Here is a chance for you to get involved in SEBA in an important way. Author: Mike Soucie (Feb 29, 2004) Mike Warga, our SEBA newsletter editor, is retiring after more than 10 years of great work. We are looking for people to help out with the newsletter.We need people to look for stories, write … Read more

Carter Stanley’s Daughter Records Tribute To Him

Read about Jeanie Stanley’s tribute to her legendary father

Author: J. Stanley (Feb 23, 2004)

Carter Stanley’s daughter, Jeanie has recently finished recording a tribute album honoring her father, the late Carter Stanley. It is entitled, “Baby Girl (A Tribute To My Father – Carter Stanley). Backing her musically on the project is her famous uncle, Dr. Ralph Stanley, and his awesome band, The Clinch Mountain Boys. Harmony vocalists include Ralph Stanley (courtesy of DMZ/Columbia Records), Ralph Stanley II, John Rigsby, Joe Isaacs and Stacy York. Joe Isaacs, long-time family friend and founder of the great Isaac Family, produced the project, considering it an honor.

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