Sep 12, 2013 — Sometimes it only takes one song to get you hooked. After hearing his cousin sing, Phil Randazzo bought his first guitar, learned to play, and eventually put together a band... so he, too, could play the same bluegrass song that cousin Bobby did so many years ago.
Randazzo's love of bluegrass music has blossomed into a yearly festival at the family winery in the Thousand Islands. Andy Flynn takes us there on his latest stop along New York's Bluegrass Trail. Go to full article
Aug 15, 2013 — It was classic North meets South with New York's Gibson Brothers and Virginia's James King, They jined forces at this year's Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival. But was it coincidence or fate that brought them together? That's a questrion Andy Flynn explores in the newest installment of New York's Bluegrass Trail. Go to full article
Jul 25, 2013 — Adirondack writer Andy Flynn is best known for his Adirondack Attic series on NCPR, but he's also a banjo player and bluegrass fan. He's currently working on a book about The Gibson Brothers Bluegrass Band, who grew up north of the Adirondacks in Ellenburg Depot, NY.
For the debut episode of this new series, Andy recently followed the Gibson Brothers to the Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival in Oak Hill, NY, and returned with renewed interest in his own musical roots. Go to full article