David Grisman

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2013

    Yonder Mountain String Band: Bluegrass for People That Don't Like Bluegrass

    "I don't feel at all that we have made it in the bluegrass world. We exist on the fringe at best," Yonder Mountain String Band bassist Ben Kaufmann lamented back in 2003. "The bluegrass music we are writing is different than the other bluegrass music that is out there. I think it is going to take pe ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 1, 2010
  • Calendar

    February 25, 2010

    Steel Train

    Emo with balls

  • Music

    September 13, 2007

    John Jorgenson

    Keep your hands on the guitar while the clarinet is in motion

  • Music

    June 22, 2006

    Steel Train

    Emo with balls

  • Music

    August 22, 2002

    The Grass Is Greener

    While stretching the boundaries of old-timey bluegrass, Yonder Mountain String Band has reached a peak

  • Film

    November 22, 2001

    Jerry Meander

    Grateful Dawg isn't quite alive enough to be Dead

  • Music

    September 13, 2001

    Sax Relief

    Gumbo rewrites the tax code with the latest batch of jazz, blues and heritage releases

  • Music

    June 29, 2000

    Fourth Coming

    Gumbo celebrates Independence Day and Satchmo's birth with the latest in jazz, blues and heritage

  • Music

    May 18, 2000

    Smooth Operators

    Haikus and lows abound in this month's jazz and heritage releases

  • Music

    March 2, 2000

    Pompousness and Circumstance

    Gumbo gets smug as he samples some Coltrane, gets blue with Big Bill, does Duke with the Doc and feels some local Native American muse

  • Music

    January 20, 2000

    Brand New Year

    Having averted a millennial apocalypse, it's time to catch up on the latest in heritage in roots music

  • Music

    December 9, 1999

    Sonic Stew

    The first of our monthly roundups of the latest jazz, blues, country, folk and roots releases

  • Music

    November 20, 1997

    Mighty Casey

    Phoenix guitar legend Al Casey has spent four decades standing in the shadows of stardom

  • Calendar

    February 6, 1997
  • Calendar

    February 1, 1996