Virginia Bluegrass Music

Bluegrass, as a distinct musical form, developed from elements of old-time music and traditional music of the Appalachian region of the United States. The Appalachian region was where many English and Ulster-Scots immigrants settled, bringing with them the musical traditions of their homelands.

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Galax, Virginia is the gateway to the Blue Ridge Mountains. The City is rich with tradition, shopping, recreation and scenic beauty. A visit to Galax, Virginia offers everything from quaint downtown shops to hiking and Old Time Bluegrass Music festivals.Galax, Virginia is home to the largest Old Time Bluegrass Fiddler's Convention.


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Featuring local and regional artists, events, venues, and related stories of interest. Americana Rhythm will bring together the richly talented local music community and provide a vehicle from which a broader audience of fans will be able to access that community, and appreciate it's talent. The Shenandoah Valley Magazine for music.

We now publish and distribute over 7,500 copies (6,000 print and over 1,500 digital) bi-monthly throughout the Shenandoah Valley, Central Virginia, the Blue Ridge area, The Virginia Highlands, Piedmont, and the WV Panhandle. We feature Americana (Bluegrass, Mountain, String, Folk, Old Time, Roots and Blues) music events, venues, musicians, and music culture. Our readers are avid music fans. They play music, and attend festivals, venue events, coffee houses, and house concerts; they purchase instruments, strings, audio equipment, and related accessories; they are lovers of this regional music community, and loyal patrons. Printed six times a year, we reach the people who are your potential customers.

Our mission is simple: promote the culture of Americana music, it's fans, it's musicians, it's venues, and it's history. If you're passionate about your love for Americana, Bluegrass, Roots, Blues, Old-Time, Mountain, String based music - you gotta check us out! Get your digital copy here, or get on the mailing list with a subscription. Central Virginia and the Blue Ridge Mountain Music Magazine - Old Time Music Magazine - Bluegrass Music Magazine - Outdoor Concerts Blue Ridge Mountains - Live Music Venues Shenandaoh Valley - Outdoor Concerts Virginia Magazine - Virginia Music Magazine


Virginia Music Business Forum is looking to grow to be a source for local VA musicians, VA music and Live Music Venues in Virginia. Our local music venue directory which include clubs, coffee shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues, as well as music stores... you name it! If local music events happen there, we will list only the BEST here. - VA Music Business Networking Forum

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VA Music Business Networking wants to provide a means for music venues and music business professionals and executives to network and collaborate on ways of helping the music industry in Virginia and beyond.

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