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Bill Monroe Bluegrass Hall of Fame Announces Miss Dixie and Tom T. Hall as 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees

Bill Monroe Bluegrass Hall of Fame Announces Miss Dixie and Tom T. Hall as 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees

The Bill Monroe Bluegrass Hall of Fame is pleased to announce Miss Dixie and Tom T. Hall as their 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees. The award ceremony will be Saturday, September 22, in Bean Blossom, Indiana at the 44th Annual Hall of Fame and Uncle […]

2018 Bean Blossom Line-Up Includes Ricky Skaggs, Asleep at the Wheel & More!

2018 Bean Blossom Line-Up Includes Ricky Skaggs, Asleep at the Wheel & More!

The Bill Monroe Music Park is proud to announce details for the 52nd Annual Bill Monroe Memorial Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival taking place June 9-16, 2018. This year’s incredible line-up will feature performances by Ricky Skaggs, Asleep at the Wheel and numerous Bean Blossom favorites […]

Journal Review – Bean Blossom is synonym for Bluegrass in Indiana

Journal Review – Bean Blossom is synonym for Bluegrass in Indiana

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It’s just a notch in the road to motorists heading south from Indy on State Road 135 en route to the art colony at Nashville or Brown County State Park.

But to folks who know bluegrass, it’s Mecca — home to the nation’s oldest, continuously running bluegrass festival launched in 1967 by the legendary singer and mandolin-picker Bill Monroe. (Woodstock, a one-time three-day rock ‘n roll concert, came two years later.)

READ THE ENTIRE ARTICLE AT JOURNAL REVIEW

INDY STAR:  How bluegrass music blossomed in Brown County

INDY STAR: How bluegrass music blossomed in Brown County

Read the entire article at IndyStar EXCERPT: Bean Blossom in northern Brown County is home to one of the most important institutions in bluegrass music — the Bill Monroe Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival. Every June, about 20,000 fans of the oldest continuously operating bluegrass festival […]

Bean Blossom Blues Festival Aug 24-26, 2017

Bean Blossom Blues Festival Aug 24-26, 2017

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