Archive for May, 2009

High Land Jam

8th Annual High Land Jam

August 27 – 29, 2010
Elkins, WV

Jambands, very loud rock & roll.

Highland Bluegrass Festival

Highland Bluegrass Festival

July 23 – 25, 2010
Elkins, WV

Bluegrass& Newgrass bands, folk duos, old-time players galore.
No ticket fee.  Just pay to camp and enjoy two days of music and contests.

Blue Grass Festival

Title: Blue Grass Festival
Location: Timberline Resort, Davis, WV
Link out: Click here
Description: Enjoy three days of blue grass music while bands compete in a battle of the banks culminating in the awarding of first and seond place prizes Saturday, June 27th. Sunday morning the bands will present blue grass gospel until noon June 28th.
Start Date: 2009-06-26
End Date: 2009-06-28

US Navy Bluegrass Band

Title: US Navy Bluegrass Band
Location: Princeton, WV
Link out: Click here
Description: Chuck Mathena Center, Princeton. Time: 3:00 pm. Admission: Free with ticket. Tickets: (304) 487-5045.
Start Time: 15:00
Date: 2009-06-14

Pickin in the Panhandle

Pickin in the Panhandle

September 10 – 12, 2010
Martinsburg, WV
Back Creek Valley

Pickin’ in the Panhandle, the WV State BBQ & Bluegrass Festival celebrates the best of barbecue, bluegrass and family fun.
Heritage artists demonstrate and sell fine, handmade crafts and other activities.
KCBS & Backyard BBQ Contests.  Flat Pickin, Banjo, Fiddle and Bluegrass Band contests.

Pickin in Parsons Bluegrass Festival

Pickin in Parsons Bluegrass Festival

August 4 – 8, 2010
Parsons, WV

Wednesday, August 4th

6:00 pm Pot Luck Pickin’ Party

Thursday, August 5th

11:00am Heather Berry & Tony
12:00pm The Moron Brothers
1:00pm Danny Paisley & Southern Grass
2:00pm Leroy Troy
3:00pm IIIrd Tyme Out
4:00pm Heather Berry & Tony
5:00pm Dinner Break
6:00pm The Moron Brothers
7:00pm Danny Paisley & Southern Grass
8:00pm Leroy Troy
9:00pm IIIrd Tyme Out

Friday, August 6th

11:00am Tim Graves & Cherokee
12:00pm Tony Holt & Wildwood Valley Boys
1:00pm Hillbilly Gypsies
2:00pm The Bluegrass Brothers
3:00pm The James King Band
4:00pm Tim Graves & Cherokee
5:00pm Dinner Break
6:00pm Tony Holt & Wildwood Valley Boys
7:00pm Hillbilly Gypsies
8:00pm The Bluegrass Brothers
9:00pm The James King Band

Saturday, August 7th

11:00am Hillbilly Gypsies
12:00pm Karl Shiflett & Big Country Show
1:00pm Blue Moon Rising
2:00pm Dave Evans & River Bend
3:00pm Nothin’ Fancy
4:00pm Hillbilly Gypsies
5:00pm Dinner
6:00pm Karl Shiflett & Big Country Show
7:00pm Blue Moon Rising
8:00pm Dave Evans & River Bend
9:00pm Nothin’ Fancy

Sunday, August 8th

9:00 am Hillbilly Bluegrass Cruise

Alpine Lake Bluegrass Festival

5th Annual Bluegrass Festival on the Lake

July 17, 2010
Terra Alta, WV

Details to be announced

The Hillbilly Gypsies

The Hillbilly Gypsies – Bluegrass

Saturday – December 11, 2011
Christmas Celebration Fundraiser
Arvonia Firehall
Arvonia, VA

Friday – December 31, 2010
New Years Eve Celebration
Dante’s Bar
Frostburg, MD

Mainstage Series Pianafiddle

Title: Mainstage Series Pianafiddle
Location: Lewisburg, WV
Link out: Click here
Description: PIANAFIDDLE draws from genres as diverse as bluegrass, classical, ragtime, klezmer, and jazz. Beginning with a familiar tune, concert violinist and fiddle player Adam DeGraff and ragtime pianist Lynn Wright blur stylistic lines and meld genres
Start Time: 19:30
Date: 2009-08-21

Carnegie Hall Rythm & Blues Weekend

Title: Carnegie Hall Rythm & Blues Weekend
Location: Lewisburg, WV
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Description: Carnegie Hall’s second annual jazz and blues weekend featuring Jimmy Thackery and The Drivers, Catherine Russell, Eddie Shaw and the Wolf Gang, Nat Reese and Blues Unlimited, and The Backtimers. The weekend begins Thursday evening with the outdoor Ivy Terrace concert featuring The Backtimers
Start Date: 2009-06-26
End Date: 2009-06-27

Wheeling Symphony

Title: Wheeling Symphony
Location: Wheeling, WV
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Description: André Raphel Smith, Conductor
Capitol Theatre, Wheeling, WV
Beethoven: The Consecration of the House Overture
Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rocco Theme
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Stravinsky: Firebird Suite

Start Time: 20:00
Date: 2009-10-09

Wheeling Symphony Masterworks II

Title: Wheeling Symphony Masterworks II
Location: Wheeling, WV
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Description: André Raphel Smith, Conductor
Capitol Theatre, Wheeling, WV

Berlioz: Three pieces from The Damnation of Faust
Schubert: Symphony No. 8 \”Unfinished\”
Schumann: Piano Concert in a minor
Ravel: La Valse

Start Time: 20:00
Date: 2009-11-06

Wheeling Symphony Pops I

Title: Wheeling Symphony Pops I
Location: Wheeling, WV
Link out: Click here
Description: Capitol Theatre with world-renowned,
bluegrass master musician and Wheeling native Tim O’Brien
Start Time: 20:00
Date: 2009-09-25

FestivALL

FestivALL

June 18-27, 2010
Charleston, WV

 

For 10 days West Virginia’s capital city will be given over to scores of concerts, exhibitions, and performances in music, art, dance and theater.
At times mall stages will dot Capitol Street along with Art Fair tents and larger stages will sprout at Haddad Riverfront Park, Davis Park and Capitol Market.
Nationally and internationally known celebrities, as well as many outstanding local and regional artists and performers are all part of FestivALL.

Appalachian Music & Arts Festival

 Tamarack-Appalachian Music & Arts Festival

June 5 2010 12pm – 8pm
Beckley, WV

This outdoor, all-day Music & Arts Festival features widely popular and award-winning artists including:
Tood Burge, Billy Matheny, Psaltrio, Option 22, The Weedhawks, Rust Kings, Blackwater Mojo and The Poor Taters.

Augusta Festival

Augusta Festival

August 13 – 15, 2010
Elkins, WV

Celebration of traditional dance, crafts, and music and is attended by thousands

BluesFest

 BluesFest

August 13 – 15, 2010 
Wheeling, WV
 Heritage Port Amphitheater

Details to be announced

Appalachian String Band Music Festival

Appalachian String Band Music Festival

August 4 – 8, 2010
Clifftop, WV

A five day mountaintop gathering of musicians and friends with contests, concerts, workshops, square dances, camping and a hymn-sing.
West Virginia masters are presented to an audience of more than 3000 musicians and string band music lovers from around the world.

All Good Music Festival

Title: All Good Music Festival
Location: Masontown, WV
Link out: Click here
Description: 4 days of music, art & camping – see website for list of bands etc…
Start Date: 2009-07-09
End Date: 2009-07-12

CultureFest

Title: CultureFest
Location: Pipestem, WV
Link out: Click here
Description: three days of world class music and dance performances, workshops, kids activities, fine WV camping and much more.
Start Date: 2009-09-10
End Date: 2009-09-13

Sunshine Family Band

Sunshine Family Band 
Jam Band

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Elkhenge Music Festival

Event: Elkhenge Music Festival
Location: Beverly, WV
Rich Mountain Battlefield
Link out: Click here
Description: All proceeds from Elkhenge will be shared between the Rich Mt Battlefield Association to preserve the Civil War site and the Highlands Trail Foundation
Start Date: 2009-09-18
End Date: 2009-09-19

Schedule

Friday, September 18th:

Sam Lamont –  WV Blues Society Acoustic Solo Artist of the Year –  6pm
The Sweetback Sisters  – (modern day honky-tonk from Brooklyn, NY)  – 7pm
The Greens – Morgantown-based rock trio –  8pm
Juggling Suns –  (New Jersey’s top jamband) – 10pm

Saturday, September 19th:

Inaugural open-mike session - Noon
The Ginsangers – (smooth, sultry mountain soul sounds) - 2pm
Lackawanna Longnecks – (Old-time string band music from Pittsburgh) - 4pm
Appalachian Jazz Project - (Cool jazz from Elkins’ own) – 6pm
Juggling Suns - (Another set from New Jersey’s top jamband) – 8pm
Concluding Elkhenge will be Young Funk Sung – driving funk - 11pm

The Greens

The Greens 
Rock / Alternative / Acoustic

Oct 1 2010 10:00pm
Six Pence
Parkersburg, WV 

The Ginsangers

The Ginsangers - Americana

Sat., Oct. 23, 6:30 pm
Black Bear Burrito
132 Pleasant St., Morgantown, WV

Fri, Dec. 3, 7:00 pm
El Gran Sabor
413 Kerens Ave., Elkins, WV

Sat., Dec. 11, 7:30 pm
Taylor Books
226 Capitol St., Charleston, WV

Davisson Brothers Band

Davisson Brothers Band

DBB


Saturday, January 15 10:00 pm
Rhythm & Brews
245 Cheat Road, Morgantown, WV

Sunday, January 16 5:00 pm
SLOPE SIDE SHINDIG
Seven Springs Mountain Resort @ Foggy Goggle: 777 Waterwheel Drive, Champion, PA

Wednesday, January 19 7:00 pm
SLOPE SIDE SHINDIG presented by BUD LIGHT
WISP SKI RESORT @ Wispers Bar: 296 Marsh Hill Road, McHenry, MD (MAP)

Friday, January 21 10:00 pm
Lil’ Moe’s
23 North Main Street, Philippi, WV

Saturday, January 22 8:00 pm
The Meadows Racetrack & Casino
Silks Lounge: 210 Racetrack Road, Washington, PA

Tuesday, January 25 7:15 pm
William-Morris Endeavor Showcase
Nashville, TN

Thursday, January 27 9:00 pm
SLOPE SIDE SHINDIG
Black Bear Tavern: 102 Fort Drive, McHenry, MD

Friday, January 28 10:00 pm
J.C. Maxey’s Bar & Grill
107 Tolley Drive, Bridgeport, WV

Saturday, January 29 10:00 pm
Goal Rush
Route 18, Worthington, WV

Wednesday, February 2 7:00 pm
SLOPE SIDE SHINDIG presented by BUD LIGHT
WISP SKI RESORT @ Wispers Bar: 296 Marsh Hill Road, McHenry MD

Friday, February 11 10:00 pm
Owen Schmitt Birthday Bash
Fairplain Yacht Club: 3984 Cedar Yacht Club, Ripley, WV
with Owen Schmitt

Saturday, February 12 8:00 pm
Owen Schmitt Birthday Bash
Morgantown Event Center: 3 Waterfront Place, Morgantown, WV
with Owen Schmitt

Sunday, February 20 5:00 pm
SLOPE SIDE SHINDIG
Seven Springs Mountain Resort @ Foggy Goggle
Champion, PA (MAP)