October 15, 2016

Joe Mullins & the Radio Ramblers added to 2017 lineup

Organizers are pleased to announce that Joe Mullins & the Radio Ramblers have been added to the festivals 2017 lineup.

Winner of the IBMA "Gospel Recorded Performance of the Year" award in 2016 for their hot song, "All Dressed Up," Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers are among bluegrass music's top acts.

October 10, 2016

The Special Consensus returns in 2017

One of our favorite groups, and a great bunch of guys, will be back on stage in New Richmond in 2017.

Special C won an IBMA award this year, with their song "Fireball" winning in the Instrumental Recorded Performance of the Year category. It was their 3rd IBMA. "Fireball" was recorded on the band's latest CD, "Long I Ride).

They were also nominated for a Grammy for "Best Bluegrass Album"award in 2012 for their CD "Scratch Gravel Road."

September 15, 2016

Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road to appear for the first time

Raleigh (North Carolina) native, Lorraine Jordan and her band Carolina Road will be making their first appearance in New Richmond at our 15th edition.

One of bluegrass music's most popular acts, Carolina Road's latest CD, "Country Grass" features several classic country hits performed bluegrass style and country and bluegrass music legends such as Lee Greenwood, John Anderson, John Conlee T.G. Sheppard, the Kentucky Headhunters and others, joined the band on the album.

September 5, 2016

Ray Legere & Acoustic Horizon

Ray Legere & Acoustic Horizon have become a mainstay at the New Richmond Bluegrass Festival, and for good reason.

Known internationally for his instrumental skills, Ray is one of Canada's best musicians and he surrounds himself with some of the most talented pickers in the Maritimes, including Gaspé native, Frank Doody.