NRV Jamboree 4/29/17

Over the next few weeks on the Jamboree I'll be featuring music from previous years of the Henry Reed Memorial Fiddlers Convention. I started off with some of the bluegrass competition winners from the 2014 festival.

This year's festival is June 9-10.

Bluegrass Bands
1st place - Bear Spring Connection - Della Mae & Listen to the Rain
2nd place - Bad Ridge - John Henry Blues & If You're Thinkin You Want a Stranger
3rd place - Pilot Mountain Grass - Love is Like a Flower & Durham's Reel

Bluegrass Individuals
1st place - Fiddle: Rebekah Campbell - Lee Highway Blues
1st place - Banjo: Timmy Mills - Earl's Breakdown
1st place - Guitar: Jason Roberston - Goodbye Liza Jane
1st place - Mandolin: Jason Robertson - Unknown tune
1st place - Bass: Jamie Stacey - Clinch Mountain Backstep

Bluegrass Individuals
2nd place - Fiddle: Ben Silcox - Maiden's Prayer
2nd place - Banjo: Mike Mullins - Blackjack
2nd place - Guitar: Josh Raines - Blackberry Blossom
2nd place - Mandolin: Honey Brassfield - Salt Creek

Bluegrass Individuals
3rd place - Fiddle: Honey Brassfield - Cluck Ol Hen
3rd place - Banjo: Lane Roberston - Shuckin the Corn
3rd place - Guitar: Brandon Hilton - Salt Creek
3rd place - Mandolin: Matt Stacey - Sugarfoot Rag
4th place - Fiddle: Lane Robertson - Golden Slippers
4th place - Banjo: Corey Wood - Earl's Breakdown
4th place - Guitar: Ronnie Toney - Across the Big Sandy
4th place - Mandolin: Jake Maynard - Monroe's Farewell

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

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