Gina Clowes Comes to Mountain Home

Arden, NC. July 7, 2017 - Dynamic and stylish banjo player Gina Clowes joins the Mountain Home artist roster and plans her first solo release, True Colors. Distilled in the hot bed of pickers of central Virginia, Clowes performed with several regional...

Chris Jones and the Night Drivers to release Made To Move

Gallivanting 'grassers weave tales of wander The World --- The troubadour. The minstrel. The wandering musician peddling tunes from town to town, sharing tales old and new. It is the age-old story of the touring musician, and it is very much the story of Chris Jones...

Kristin Scott Benson’s New Release – Stringworks

Award-winning banjo player shares a new musical snapshot, available JULY 22, 2016 from Mountain Home Music Company Nashville, TENN --- Stringworks is the newest release from Kristin Scott Benson, four-time winner of the IBMA Instrumental Performer of the Year Award...

Grascals’ Danny Roberts Receives Special Honor

Grascals’ Danny Roberts Receives Special Honor Bill Conger | July 5, 2016 | No Comments The Grascals’ mandolin ace Danny Roberts has traveled the world enjoying a wealth of musical experiences in bluegrass, but this 4th of July weekend he soaked in a couple of moments...

Kristy Cox set to release new album

Nashville, TENN) --- Multi-award winning artist and Australian native, Kristy Cox proves that powerful and meaningful music is truly a part of her with every note of every song. Part of Me, Kristy's second release for Pisgah Ridge Records, (an imprint of the...

The Boxcars Set to Release New Album

(NASHVILLE, TENN) --- Both familiar and new, Familiar With The Ground is the intense latest release from The Boxcars. Every time The Boxcars open their cases, a clinic on how to play Bluegrass music ensues. The two-time IBMA Bluegrass Instrumental Band of the Year has...

Lonesome River Band is Bridging the Tradition

Lonesome River Band had been established for nearly a decade when the band released its landmark album, Carrying the Tradition, in 1991. The critically acclaimed project ushered in a new era for Bluegrass by acknowledging tradition while introducing new elements that...

Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver Honored with Grammy® Nomination

(NASHVILLE, TENN) - Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver has been honored with a GRAMMY® nomination for Best Bluegrass Album in the 58th GRAMMY® Awards. In Session (Mountain Home Music Company) debuted top 10 in Billboard in January 2015 and has had multiple songs on multiple...

Highly Anticipated Album from The Grascals Available for Pre-Order Now

NASHVILLE, TN. --- The highly-anticipated new album from The Grascals, And Then There's This..., is now available for pre-order on iTunes at http://smarturl.it/3f2jun. And Then There's This... is set for release from Mountain Home Music Company on January 8, 2016, but...

New Music From the Truly Gifted John Bowman

Nashville, TN - John Bowman has a gift; he knows how to craft the beautiful. He grew and developed through playing and singing with the best: Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver, Alison Krauss and Union Station, The Isaacs, and The Boxcars. He earned a Grammy nomination with...

IBMA Emerging Artist of the Year to Release Runaway Train October 2nd

(NASHVILLE, TN) - Flatt Lonesome is set to release Runaway Train on Oct. 2nd. It is the third studio album from the bluegrass powerhouse, named IBMA Emerging Artist of the Year in 2014. From the time of its debut, Flatt Lonesome has displayed all of the common...

Chris Jones and the Night Drivers Set Release Date for New Album

Run Away Tonight, 8/21/2015 Mountain Home Music Company (NASHVILLE, TN) - Part of the musical depth of Chris Jones & The Night Drivers’ new Mountain Home release Run Away Tonight is due to the longevity not just of the group, but of this lineup. Chris Jones founded...

Billboard Top 10 Debut for Darin & Brooke Aldridge

Latest Album Snapshots is Available Now (Nashville, TN) - In spite of the worst snow and ice storm the southern states have seen in decades, Darin and Brooke Aldridge have debuted at No. 8 on the Billboard Bluegrass Albums Chart with their sixth new release,...

Snapshots from Darin and Brooke Aldridge

(Nashville, Tenn.) - Mountain Home Music recording artists, Darin and Brooke Aldridge, announce the February 17 release of their new album, Snapshots. Snapshots, captures moments in time with the kind of intimacy that has become the hallmark of The Darin & Brooke...

Darin And Brooke Aldridge: Snapshots

Every bluegrass artist must struggle to reconcile looking forward with looking back—and when they get it right, well, that’s when the magic happens. Because then, not only is tradition honored, it’s kept alive. So it is with Darin & Brooke Aldridge. And while...

New Music From The Snyder Family Band

Traditional music is always changing like a mighty river fed by water from many sources. The change is constant and fed by innovation. Often stirring up the waters are young players like Samantha and Zeb of The Snyder Family Band. The startlingly gifted siblings...

Bluegrass Master Doyle Lawson’s Class is In Session

Mountain Home Music Company Sets Release Date for Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver’s latest album, January 20, 2015 Nashville, TN --- Bluegrass Hall of Fame member Doyle Lawson is well known for high standards in every aspect of his musical career. For exquisite precision...

Adam Steffey Wins IBMA Mandolin Player of the Year Award

Arden, NC (October 7, 2014): Mandolin master Adam Steffey has been awarded Mandolin Player of the Year for the eleventh time. The award was handed out at the 25th Annual International Bluegrass Music Association Awards, held on October 2nd at the Memorial Auditorium...

Adam Steffey Wins IBMA Mandolin Player of the Year Award

Arden, NC (October 7, 2014): Mandolin master Adam Steffey has been awarded Mandolin Player of the Year for the eleventh time. The award was handed out at the 25th Annual International Bluegrass Music Association Awards, held on October 2nd at the Memorial Auditorium...

Chris Jones & The Night Drivers Join Mountain Home Music Company

RALEIGH, NC (October 1, 2014) --- Mountain Home Music Company has signed a long-term exclusive recording agreement with Chris Jones & the Night Drivers. The band will head into the studio soon to work on an anticipated second-quarter 2015 release. "We've been very...

Tim Surrett of Balsam Range is Honored with IBMA Momentum Award

Nashville, TN --- At a luncheon in Raleigh, N.C., as part of the annual World of Bluegrass event, the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) announced the winners of the Momentum Awards, a number of special honors to recognize excellence and achievement in a...

IBMA Entertainer Of The Year Nominee Balsam Range Tops The Charts

IBMA Entertainer of the Year Nominee, Balsam Range remains firmly at the top of the Bluegrass charts with "Moon Over Memphis." “Moon Over Memphis” is the Number One Bluegrass song on the charts again this week, marking two straight months for the upbeat and contagious...

Crowe, Lawson and Williams: Standing Tall and Tough

Three Bluegrass Hall of Fame legends have done it again! Banjo master J.D. Crowe, multi-award winning trailblazer Doyle Lawson, and Bluegrass Gospel legend Paul Williams have joined forces for a second time to produce and deliver an amazingly powerful selection of...

Crowe, Lawson and Williams: Standing Tall And Tough

Nashville, TN --- Banjo-master J.D. Crowe, multi-award winning trailblazer Doyle Lawson, and Bluegrass Gospel legend Paul Williams have joined forces for a second time to produce and deliver an amazingly powerful selection of songs on their latest collaboration,...

Flatpicking Phenoms The Snyder Family Band Sign with Mountain Home

ARDEN, NC (August 7, 2014): The Snyder Family Band has signed a multi-year recording contract with major Bluegrass label Mountain Home Music Company in anticipation of their 2015 release. This sensational family trio, made up of Zeb, Samantha, and Bud Snyder, is known...

Flatt Lonesome: Too

The sophomore release from last year’s IBMA Emerging Artist of the Year nominee Flatt Lonesome shows a talented, tight, and more mature group of fantastic young musicians. From the driving kick-off song “So Far,” to the lonesome ballad “Make it Through the Day,” to...

Open Carefully, Message Inside

Bluegrass legend Doyle Lawson returns to an all-Gospel release with his talented line up of young players and singers. Since forming his own band thirty-five years ago, this will make the thirty-sixth CD Lawson has released. Open Carefully, Message Inside is his...

John Bowman Has Come To Worship Him

There is a sweetness and purity of a single vocal and guitar together. John Bowman’s voice reflects true worship in his new all-acoustic solo release Worship Him. Bowman, who is recognized in the traditional Gospel world first as a member of the legendary Bluegrass...

Balsam Range: Five

Balsam Range’s Five shows one of the best bands in Bluegrass at the top of their game. The band's 2010 release Trains I Missed brought in a #1 hit and Bluegrass Song of the Year award for its title track. Papertown (2012) built on that momentum with five consecutive...

The Boxcars With JD Crowe

Greetings from Mountain Home! It's festival time again, folks! Here is a backstage video of the fantastic group The Boxcars picking "Blue Ridge Cabin Home" with the legendary J.D. Crowe. We even see a cameo of our buddies The Grascals!...

Grascals Mandolin Master Danny Roberts Unleashes Nighthawk

Grascals mandolin master Danny Roberts is no stranger to hard work and well-deserved accolades. He has won several awards both on his own and as a member of the Grammy®-nominated Grascals. Even with this recognition, Roberts is not one to rest on his laurels. His...

Danny Roberts’ New Album Nighthawk to be released May 20th

Nashville, TN --- May 20th marks the release of Nighthawk, the new album from Danny Roberts. A founding member of the multi-award-winning and three-time Gammy®- nominated group The Grascals, Roberts has won several awards in his own right. He is a four-time winner of...

Legendary Easter Brothers And Family Honored In Nashville

Legendary Easter Brothers and Family Honored in Nashville Historic Event Honors Life and Career of Iconic Music Family Nashville, TN – It was a history-making moment when The Easter Brothers were joined onstage by family members Jeff and Sheri Easter in a special...

Lonesome River Band Signs With Mountain Home

ARDEN, NC (April 3, 2014): Carrying the tradition into 2014, Bluegrass powerhouse The Lonesome River Band has just signed an exclusive recording agreement with North Carolina-based label Mountain Home Music Company. The band’s multi-award-winning banjo player Sammy...

The Easter Brothers Do It All Over Again

Bluegrass and Country Gospel legends The Easter Brothers return with their first release in over a decade. After more than 60 years in music, the iconic Easter Brothers are better than ever and now introduce I’d Do It All Over Again on Pisgah Ridge Records. Russell,...

Introducing Kristy Cox

Kristy Cox, Australian Bluegrass star, is shining new light in America with her debut US release Living for the Moment. With multiple Australian Country Music awards to her credit, including the 2013 Australian Independent Artist of the Year, Kristy Cox has found a...

Introducing Flatt Lonesome!

Are there any new fields left to plow using the traditional tools of bluegrass music? With Flatt Lonesome, the answer comes back a resounding yes! Flatt Lonesome, the band, was born to make music. With tightly knit sibling harmonies, stellar musicianship and fantastic...

Boxcars Grammy® Nomination!

Mountain Home Music Company congratulates the award winning Bluegrass group The Boxcars on their recent Grammy® Nomination for their 2013 album It's Just a Road. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9WbwDNFNjE "To say I am surprised about our nomination would be an...

John Cowan Talks Time Machine

"There has been a lot of talk lately about real artists having to spend 10,000 hours to hone their craft before ever setting foot on stage. Okay, then, count NewTown for about 50,000 hours and count yourself lucky if you have this recording in your hands or in your...

The Boxcars React To Grammy® Nomination

The Boxcars React to Grammy® Nomination IT’S JUST A ROAD: Grammy® Contender for Best Bluegrass Album Nashville, TN --- The reigning IBMA Instrumental Group of the Year adds yet another honor to its growing list of accolades. The Boxcars (www.theboxcars.com) have...

No Depression reviews Darin & Brooke Aldridge

Check out this review in No Depression by Jim Moulton: "Darin and Brooke Aldridge have put out a CD in my opinion that is refreshing. To quote Jim Lauderdale, he says 'Darin and Brooke bring tradition to today and today to tradition.' This couple sings so well...

Darin & Brooke Aldridge Are Flying

Flying combines tradition and innovation, bringing together the best of both worlds with undeniably strong musicianship and vocals alongside edgy melodies and song selection meant for a new and wider audience. Reaching out past their roots for a new sound that builds...

Balsam Range Celebrates Record #1s

Balsam Range and the Mountain Home Music Company celebrated a record five months at the top of the Bluegrass Unlimited Album Chart for the band’s most recent album, Papertown. The album stayed at the top of the Bluegrass industry’s longest published chart from...

Papertown From Balsam Range on YouTube!

See the new video from the album that stayed at #1 Bluegrass Unlimited album slot for 5 months in a row this year, Papertown! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qLsS1haRbyM

Kristy Cox Signs With Pisgah Ridge Records

Arden, NC --- Multi-award-winning Australian Bluegrass artist Kristy Cox plants new roots in Nashville and prepares to record her next album for Pisgah Ridge, an imprint of Mountain Home Music. Kristy has been performing in the U.S., Europe and her Australian homeland...

New From the Award-Winning Boxcars: It’s Just A Road

From the first mandolin chop, banjo roll or lead vocal of the first verse, you know who you are hearing. It’s the heirs to the Bluegrass throne…The Boxcars! It’s Just a Road is the new release from the current International Bluegrass Music Association’s Instrumental...

Newtown Signs With Pisgah Ridge

Arden, NC (April 9, 2013) - Lexington, Kentucky based group NewTown just signed a contract to release their next album on Pisgah Ridge Records. This dynamic group is known for their tasteful balance of traditional and progressive styles. The group consists of fiddler...

Doyle Lawson – Roads Well Traveled

“‘Roads Well Traveled’ is a musical journey of stories told in melody about the realities of life. I always look for good stories and melodies and I feel that I hit my mark in the ten songs and one instrumental presented here. Give it a listen...I hope you'll agree.”...

Adam Steffey’s New Primitive Releases Today, Video Sneak Peek

An essential, authentic expression of American roots music, mandolin master Adam Steffey’s New Primitive (Organic Records 6/18/13) is a transformative blend of two unique folk identities. Inspired by his Bluegrass expertise, Steffey combines synchronistic Old Time...

Congratulations to The Grascals, Grammy® Nominees!

Nashville, TN --- It was while performing with other songwriters at a Nashville benefit for Operation Troop Aid that Jamie Johnson, a founding member of The Grascals, learned that the band has been nominated in the 55th annual Grammy® Awards. “I stepped off the stage...

Darin and Brooke, Live and Well

Nothing beats live Bluegrass. Just ask any fan; hearing this music live will result in a lifetime love affair with it. It is the reason Bluegrass festivals have stood the test of time. It has an electricity and excitement that can be hard to capture, like lightning in...

Pisgah Ridge Lands Flatt Lonesome

Arden, NC - October 29, 2012 - Flatt Lonesome has signed a long-term recording contract with Pisgah Ridge Records (an imprint of Mountain Home Music Company). The group recently finished recording their debut album at Crossroads Studios for a first-quarter 2013...

Doyle Lawson: Tribute To A Legend

With rare photos and videos, Mountain Home Music Company pays tribute to the legendary Bluegrass artist Doyle Lawson in the year of his IBMA Hall of Fame induction. Thank you, Doyle . . . you are an inspiration to all of us....

What Is The Future Of Gospel Bluegrass?

What is so great about family bands? They always seem to have a natural chemistry and the ability to fit together just right. Bluegrass has a tradition of great family groups, from the Carter Family to Cherryholmes. In this tradition, where great music is the norm,...

Balsam Range Welcomes You To Papertown

It’s been a wide river to cross for Balsam Range. Last year’s Bluegrass Song of the Year winners have tasted success, faced a potential demise, started a community from their fan base and created groundbreaking ways to get their music out. Now they top it all by...