acoustic · banjo · bluegrass · bouzouki · country · dobro · male singer · old-time · singer-songwriter

Cahalen Morrison and Eli West: The Holy Coming of the Storm (MP3)

Here’s another sweet new record that has come to Fiddlefreak by way of Devon at Hearth Music. The Holy Coming of the Storm from Cahalen Morrison and Eli West hit the streets on January 30 and has been stuck in my CD player ever since. Their new old-time bluegrass songs strike just the right balance… Continue reading Cahalen Morrison and Eli West: The Holy Coming of the Storm (MP3)

acoustic · banjo · dobro · fiddle · male singer · old-time · traditional · viola

Luke Abbott: Take Me Home (MP3)

Santa Cruz, California is the home of barefoot hemp-wearing earth-mamas, world-famous surf breaks, and mossy redwood forests of epic proportions. Down on Pacific Street you see everything from bass-thumping Chicano low riders to panhandler addicts with cats riding on their shoulders. And of course the Umbrella Man who walks the street wearing all pink and… Continue reading Luke Abbott: Take Me Home (MP3)

bluegrass · old-time

Old Time vs. Bluegrass

Note from Fiddlefreak: This post has been here for over 5 years, and it consistently garners more hits than anything else here on It appears that Peter has updated his original post during this time, making it even better, and more funny. So remember, this is humor, people… not Gospel.  Peter Feldmann is a… Continue reading Old Time vs. Bluegrass

acoustic · banjo · dobro · male singer · old-time

Old Crow: Tennessee Pusher

This is a killer deal, and time is of the essence, so I’ll make this a short post. Between now and Monday you can purchase and download the new record from Old Crow Medicine Show for just FIVE BUCKS. Tennessee Pusher hits stores on Sept. 23rd but you can pre-order it now at the Old… Continue reading Old Crow: Tennessee Pusher