Just before the annual International Bluegrass Music Association Conference was due to kick off two weeks ago, Grammy and IBMA award-winners The Infamous Stringdusters snuck in a big announcement that bluegrass fans worldwide were delighted to see; there’s a new Dusters record on the horizon. To be released on February 18th on Americana Vibes via Regime Music Group, Toward the Fray is the band’s first studio album of all original material since 2019’s Rise Sun.
As a very busy International Bluegrass Music Association week in Raleigh, North Carolina, wraps up, Grammy and IBMA award-winners The Infamous Stringdusters continue to make their unmistakable mark on modern bluegrass and Americana music. In addition to the whole band hosting this year’s IMBA Awards, band member Jeremy Garret won for Instrumental Recording of the Year for his part in a Jon Weisberger-produced super-group performance of Earl Scruggs’ classic, “Ground Speed.”
A Universe Within takes a turn away from Andy’s traditional bluegrass sound, and moves into the ambient and New Age realm; creating a space to reflect, and to feel things in a more quiet, peaceful way. The album is an offering to lead into a calm, relaxing space.
Andy Hall, dobro and vocalist for the GRAMMY-award winning bluegrass band the Infamous Stringdusters, has released the second single from his forthcoming album A Universe Within. "A Moment Away" is available everywhere music can be streamed, available exclusively via Americana Vibes. A Universe Within is due out September 24, 2021, the follow-up to his last solo effort, 12 Bluegrass Classics for Resophonic Guitar.
After a year of bouncing around the room and off the walls, Rival Entertainment is pleased to invite fans back to Candler Park for two days of music, food, and art, September 10 and 11, 2021. A homecoming of sorts, this will mark the thirteenth edition of this neighborhood festival which will play host to a diverse collection of genres.
GRAMMY®-award winning bluegrass quintet, The Infamous Stringdusters, are pleased to announce that two albums, each released on Americana Vibes, have charted in the top 10 bluegrass albums on Billboard this week - Undercover at #2 and A Tribute to Bill Monroe at #8. This marks the first time the band has had a pair of albums in the top 10 on one chart.