July 5, 2017
Unexpected roots track from Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, we list off a few of the albums we’re looking most forward to hearing in the second half of 2017, and we bring you a handful of our favorite roots musicians tearing it up under the age of 25.
June 26, 2017
New music from Ani DiFranco, an exclusive live performance from Front Country, and The Secret Sisters provide us with a lesson in survival.
June 20, 2017
The best of the BGS Roots Superjam from this year’s Bonnaroo music & arts festival. Exclusive live music and collaborations you won’t hear anywhere else from Greensky Bluegrass, Mandolin Orange, Martina McBride, Bluegrass legend Bobby Osbourne, Aaron Lee Tasjan, Gaby Mareno, a houseband led by Bryan Sutton, plus many more, and all of it lovingly overseen by our co-founder Ed Helms.
June 5, 2017
This week we’ve got an exclusive live performance from Keb Mo, we explore the music art and culture of two criminally overlooked cities here in the US - Olympia Washington to the West and Harrisonburg Virginia to the East - and we bring you more music from artists that’ll be taking part of our annual Bluegrass Situation Roots Superjam at the Bonnaroo music & arts festival happening next weekend!
May 30, 2017
A roots tribute to Chris Cornell, exclusive live performance from Aaron Lee Tasjan, and details about the annual Bluegrass Situation Roots Superjam at the Bonnaroo music & arts festival.
May 22, 2017
A mixtape of artists that hail from Alabama including Hank Williams and Drive By Truckers, live music from Rose Cousins, and an Unexpected Roots track is unearthed from Dan Fogelberg.
May 15, 2017
New music from the Old 97's featuring Brandi Carlile, Sam Outlaw enjoys some bottomless mimosas, and Lindi Ortega covers Townes Van Zandt. Presented by The Bluegrass Situation with BGS host Chris Jacobs.
May 8, 2017
New music from Trombone Shorty, an exclusive live performance from Rodney Crowell, and we celebrate the birthday of Willie Nelson, who just turned 84 years young.
April 17, 2017
Music from Alabama Shakes, back to back songs from Rickie Lee Jones, and an unexpected roots track from The Grateful Dead. Presented by The Bluegrass Situation with BGS host Chris Jacobs.
April 11, 2017
Music from Marty Stuart, BGS's Artist of the Month for April, and an exploration of Latinx Americana music including Gaby Moreno and Hurray for the Riff Raff. Presented by The Bluegrass Situation with BGS Host Chris Jacobs.