NRV Jamboree 6/27/15

The Jamboree featured the bluegrass band and bluegrass individual competition winners from the 13th Annual Henry Reed Memorial Fiddlers Convention on June 13. We originally broadcast these live on-site from the festival.

Bluegrass Band
1st Place: Blue Connection - Roll On Buddy & Doing My Time
2nd Place: Blue Rock'n Grass - The Very Heart You Stole Away & Rain Please Go Away

Bluegrass Individual
1st Place Banjo: Lane Robertson - Shuckin the Corn
1st Place Guitar: Brandon Hilton - Bluff City
1st Place Mandolin: Rick Hall - Whiskey Before Breakfast
1st Place Bass: J.W. Meade - Blackberry Blossom
2nd Place Banjo: Nessie Hunt - Knee Deep in Bluegrass
2nd Place Guitar: Rick Hall - Down Yonder
2nd Place Mandolin: Paul Boone - Blackberry Blossom
2nd Place Bass: Ron Truman - Foggy Mountain Special

3rd Place Banjo: Mike Crawford - Hot Burrrito Breakdown
3rd Place Guitar: Jon Benfield - Under the Double Eagle
3rd Place Mandolin: Addison Dobbs - Sarah Armstrong's Song
4th Place Banjo: Jacob Right - Pike County Breakdown
4th Place Guitar: Sam Albert - Wildwood Flower
5th Place Banjo: Kenny Hamblin - Clinch Mountain Backstep

1st Place Folk Song: Jina Gillis-Rosencrans - Southern Girl's Reply
2nd Place Folk Song: Tom Rosencrans - Stagger Lee
3rd Place Folk Song: Fred Benfield - Waiting for a Train
4th Place Folk Song: Lieselotte Heil - Dear Companion
5th Place Folk Song: Lon Reid - When the Mountains Cry

The WNRV New River Valley Jamboree is our local live music show that airs each Saturday from 3-4 PM. Listen to great live music by tuning in at AM 990, our live stream, or PemTel channel 2.

Some of the previous NRV Jamboree shows (as well as our Mountain Music Show) are available for free download in our Archives/Podcast section. Check out the YouTube videos for the Jamboree shows!

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