Dick Estel's Bluegrass Links
Links to web sites for bluegrass artists, promoters, associations, venues, etc. This is by no means a comprehensive list; rather it reflects mostly artists I have seen plus a few icons, and festivals I've attended or other west coast festivals.

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Artists          Festivals          Other          Where to Buy CDs


AJ Lee

AJ Lee & Blue Summit

Alhambra Valley Band

The Alkali Flats

Alicia Nugent

Amber Cross

Anderson Family

Angelica Grim

Annie Staninec

Audie Blaylock and Redline

Baloney Creek

Barefoot Nellies

Bean Creek

Belle Monroe & Her Brewglass Boys

Bill Bryson

Bill Evans

Bluegrass Brethren

Bluegrass Brothers

Bluegrass Cardinals

Bluegrass Etc.

Bluegrass Patriots

Bluegrass Redliners

Blue Highway

The Blue J's

Blue Moon Rising

Border Radio

Bound to Ride (Phil Cornish)

Bost Family Tradition

The Brombies

The Brothers Barton

Burning Heart

Cache Valley Drifters

California Pearly Blue

Canyon Johnson

Carrie Hassler & Hard Rain

Cedar Hill

Central Valley Boys

The Chapmans


Chris Hillman

Chris Jones

Chris Stuart & Backcountry

Circle R Boys

Cliff Wagner & the Old #7

Cody Shuler & Pine Mountain Railroad

Copper River

Country Current (Navy Band)

Courthouse Ramblers

The Creak

Crying Uncle

Cuesta Ridge

Dalton Mountain Gang

Dan Crary

The Dang-Its

Dan Crary

Dan Paisley

Dark Hollow

Darrell Webb Band

Del McCoury Band

Del Williams Band

Dim Lights

Don Rigsby

Doodoo Wah

Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver

Dry Branch Fire Squad

Echo Mountain

Eric Uglam

Evie Ladin Band

Foghorn Stringband


Fox Family (3 Fox Drive)

Frank Solivan and Dirty Kitchen

Frank Wakefield

Front Country

The Get Down Boys

Gibson Brothers

Goat Hill Girls

Gold Coast

Gold Heart




Grass Less Traveled


Grateful Dudes

Have More Fun Stringband

The Hay Dudes

Herb Pedersen

High Plains Tradition

Highway 65

Hit & Run Bluegrass

Honeysuckle Possums

Honi Deaton & Dream

The Hossettes

Houston Jones

Ivan Rosenberg


J.D. Crowe & the New South

James King

Jeanette Williams Band

JEDD Brothers

Jeff Scroggins & Colorado

Jimmy Chickenpants

Joe Craven

John Reischman

John Reischman and the Jaybirds

Jug Tucker

Junior Sisk & Rambler's Choice

Karl Shiflett & Big Country Show

Kathy Kallick Band

Kenny & Amanda Smith Band

Keystone Station

The Krüger Brothers

Lampkins Family

Larry Sparks & Lonesome Ramblers

Larry Stephenson Band

Laurel Canyon Ramblers

Laurie Lewis & the Right Hands

LeRoy Mack

Little Black Train

Littlest Birds

Loafer's Glory

Lonely Heartstring Band

Lonesome River Band

Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road

Lost & Found

Lost Highway

Luke Abbott

Lynn Morris Band

Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper

The Mighty Crows

Mission Blue

Missy Raines &  the New Hip

Molsky's Mountain Drifters

Monroe Crossing

Mossy Creek

Mountain Heart

The Naked Bootleggers

Nashville Bluegrass Band

Natural Drift

Nell Robinson

Mark Newton & Steve Thomas


New Found Road

New Grass Revival

North Country Blue

Nothin' Fancy

Notorious Shank Brothers


Oak Grove

Old Time Fiddle & Banjo Show


One Button Suit

Open Road

Pacific Drive

David Parmlee

Peter Rowan

Phil Salazar & the Kin Folk


Pleasant Valley Boys

Poor Valley Band

Ragged But Right

Ralph Stanley

Rarely Herd

Rebekah Long Band

Red Dog Ash

Rhonda Vincent & the Rage

Rita Hosking

Rock Ridge

Rocky Neck Bluegrass

Roland White Band

Ron Spears

Ronnie Reno & Reno Tradition

The Roustabouts

Salt Martians

Salty Suites

Savannah Blu

Sawmill Road

Scott Gates & Salty Suites

Sherry Austin Band

Sidesaddle & Company


Slocan Ramblers

SLO County Stumblers

Snap Jackson & the Knock on Wood Players

The Sonoran Dogs

Sons of Jefferson

Southern Rail

Special Consensus

Stairwell Sisters

Steep Canyon Rangers

Steep Ravine

Steve Spurgin

Still Searchin'

Sweetwater String Band

Sycamore Bend

Tail Draggers

IIIrd Tyme Out

Them Boys

Thomas Porter & Copper River

Tony Trischka

Town Mountain

Travers Chandler & Avery County

Tuttles & AJ Lee

Uncle Ephus

Virtual Strangers

Wayne Taylor & Apaloosa

Whiskey Chimp

Wicklow Atwater & the Fallen Flame



Wildwood Valley Boys

Wimberly Bluegrass Band

Windy Hill

Witcher Brothers

Ynana Rose Band

Where to Buy CDs by these and other artists

Bluegrass on the Beach

Bluegrass in the Spring (Calico CA)

Colorado River Bluegrass Festival

Fox Family Bluegrass Festival

Good Old Fashioned Festival

Grass Valley Father's Day Festival

High Sierra Music Festival

Huck Finn Jubilee

Parkfield Festival

Strawberry Music Festivals




Bill Monroe

Bill Monroe Wikipedia

The Bluegrass Bus Museum

Bluegrass Connection

Bluegrass Festival Guide

Bluegrass Lyrics

Bluegrass Music Society of the Central Coast

Bluegrass Unlimited Magazine

Bluegrass Music on Amazon

Bluegrass Videos

California Bluegrass Association

Carter Family

Dick's Bluegrass Trips

Dick's Bluegrass T-Shirt Photos

Dick's Bluegrass Odyssey

Flatt & Scruggs

Fresno Folklore Society

Hanford Fox Theater

International Bluegrass Music Association

Kids on Bluegrass


Lyrics & Song History

Northern California Bluegrass Society

Ralph Stanley

Reno & Smiley


San Diego North County Bluegrass & Folk Club

San Diego Bluegrass Society

Skaggs Family Records

Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music

Southern Nevada Bluegrass Assn

Southwest Bluegrass Association


Updated February 22, 2024