Here are some very cool sites that I have recently been linked with:
www.worldwidebluegrass.com - an internet radio station that features bluegrass bands and artists
Countrystarsonline.com - website devoted to promoting country music's major and independent artists
www.musictogousa.com - online radio playing the music of independent country artists
Demosinger.com - Nashville based on-line service for studio singers
Rick Ryan Musician referral list - a Nashville based, internet musician referral list
LA Sessions - An internet based referral service for session musicians all over the world
The Country Startpage - when you're searching for the best country sties on the web
Rising Star Promotions - I perform as fiddler/vocalist in the Legends band which backs many of the star impersonators
Christmasreviews.com - Carol Swanson reviews my Christmas CD, "Ring The Bells Of Christmas"
Real Good Records - an independent group, representing independent artists of all music categories
iBluegrass magazine - this magazine lists many of the current bluegrass bands and festivals, also features articles on CD reviews, interviews, etc..
CDbaby.com - promotes CDs of independent artists
IndieRhythm.com - promotes CDs of independent artists
Mike Gross and his swingin west radio show
Here are some links to venues where the Heartstrings bluegrass band performs on a regular basis:
The Station Inn - a very high profile venue for bluegrass music
Gibson Bluegrass Showcase - another great place in Nashville to see and hear live bluegrass.
Here are some links to sites of fellow artists, friends, mentors and writers.
Lonnie Spiker - great singer/songwriter and favorite co-writing buddy.
Becky Buller - another bluegrass co-writing friend, and fiddle gal.
Lisa Aschemann - another awesome songwriting friend, and co-writer
Scott Partridge - bluegrass/country artist, songwriter and friend
Sierra Hull - young mandolin prodigy and rising bluegrass star
Christina Tabuchi Stoff - star of the Branson, Tabuchi Theater and rising country artist
Leo Stoff - rising Nashville country artist
Musician's Union, Local 257 AFM, Nashville, TN
Dave Peterson and 1946 - This band has the look and sound of the 1946 era of bluegrass music
Larry Cordle and Lonesome Standard Time - Larry's a great bluegrass artist and very successful writer, backed by some of bluegrass's finest.
The Murphy Method - instructional methods on bluegrass banjo, fiddle and mandolin, taught by Murphy Henry, along with Casey Henry and brother, Chris Henry.
The Two Stringers - young new sister and brother bluegrass band, Casey and Chris Henry.
Bluegrass Unlimited - the ultimate bluegrass music magazine
I.B.M.A. - International Bluegrass Music Association
Joe Cline and his Kilocyle Kowboys
Shelly Bush - friend and country artist
Lila McCann - Great Young Artist on Warner Bros. Records
Buddy Spicher and The Nashville Swing Band
Michael Herring - coordinator of the Nashville Music Conference for independent artists, head of Real Good Records, musician and songwriter.
Donna Frost - singer/songwriter
Billy Keeble - Texas western swing artist
Keith Norris Fan
NSAI - An organization for Songwriters
Guitar player Dan Schafer, The Bender Guy.
Johnny Counterfit. He'll tickle your funny bone