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Evenings with Guitar George: June 14, 2021

Ok, hear me out.  What if I told you that a bluegrass ensemble and two rappers decided to get together and form a band?  Wait–it gets better.  What if I told you that this unlikely combination actually worked, and that

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Evenings with Guitar George: April 10, 2021

This 2008 performance by The Steeldrivers features passionate vocals by then-member Chris Stapleton, and some wicked fiddling by Tammy Rogers. Also recommended: Long Way Down.

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Evenings with Guitar George: March 12, 2021

Bluegrass prodigy Billy Strings was born William Apostol in central Michigan in 1992. Impressed by William’s guitar playing skills at an early age, his aunt nicknamed him Billy Strings, and the name stuck. Here’s the thing about Billy: he plays

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