Shad Cobb headed 333′ Underground

Shad Cobb is the fiddler with the all-star Helen Highwater Stringband (Missy Raines, David Grier and Mike Compton are the other members), coming to Bluegrass Underground on May 21 with The Ransom Notes. Shad has a long history in Nashville playing shows and recording sessions with folks like Willie Nelson, Dierks Bentley, The Osborne Brothers […]

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David Grier: Highwater Underground

May 22, The Helen Highwater Stringband makes its Bluegrass Underground debut. The all-star band features four of the absolutely best musicians in traditional and progressive bluegrass and acoustic music – David Grier, guitar; Mike Compton, mandolin, Shad Cobb, fiddle, and Missy Raines, upright bass. Recently, David Grier, whose honors include three International Bluegrass Music Association […]

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BGU VI – It’s a Wrap!

It started with the crystalline sounds of Sierra Hull’s clear-toned mandolin and the haunting new songs from her new Weighted Mind solo album and ended three days later with the sweaty, funky, literally gritty sounds of St. Paul & the Broken Bones, vocal dynamo Paul Janeway abandoning any pretense of being “TV appropriate,” getting down […]

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