Podcasts

54: Bluegrass Unlimited Podcast with Vickie Vaughn

This week’s podcast features bass player and singer Vickie Vaughn.  Our November 2021 issue features an article about Jeremy Stephens of the band High Fidelity and Vickie is a member of that band.  Additionally, Vickie is also a member of the band Della Mae.  We will talk with Vickie about her work with both of those bands and other musical happenings in her life.  

53: Bluegrass Unlimited Podcast with Ranger Doug

This week’s podcast features Ranger Doug of Riders in the Sky.  Although Doug is well know for his Western style music these days, he has a long history in bluegrass when he was known as Douglas B. Green and was one of Bill Monroe’s Bluegrass Boys.  Additionally, he is a noted bluegrass music historian and wrote many articles for Bluegrass Unlimited Magazine back in our early days.  During this podcast, we will first focus on Doug’s bluegrass past and then talk a bit about his work with Riders in the Sky and the Time Jumpers.

51: Bluegrass Unlimited Podcast with Kristin Scott Benson

This week’s podcast features five-time banjo player of the year, and a long-time member of the Grascals, Kristin Scott Benson. We will talk about her family’s long history in music, her career in bluegrass, her online banjo lessons, the Grascals newest CD, a new project she has been working on with her husband Wayne Benson,  and her new book project with Bill Evans.