Listing of bluegrass, country, and old-time music schedules,
jam sessions, websites, and other music related information for
the acoustic musician. Greater Kansas City, Missouri area.
What's Happening Now!
Feb 18 - Missy Raines Bass Player workshop – Bradford & Franzke Fret Shop, KCMO
Feb 17-18 - KBA Winterfest in Wichita with the Boxcars, Lost & Found, Lonesome Road, Breaking Glass, Hootin’ Annies, Jed Zepplin, Treblemakers Winterfest Link
Feb 19 – Bruce Molsky Mountain Drifters, Carnegie Building, Lawrence, Ks
Feb 24-25 - BMAI Bluegrass Festival and Fiddle Contest (with prize $$$) in Des Moines with Blue Mafia, the Baker Family, Lori King, West Connection, Riverbottom Ramblers. Iowa Bluegrass Association
Feb 28 – Sam Bush at Knuckleheads, KCMO
Mar 9-11 Mountain View, AR Bluegrass Festival - Special Consensus, David Parmley, Lonesome Ridge…
Mar 10 - Steve Kauffman guitar workshop - Bradford & Franzke Fret Shop, KCMO
Mar 24 – Rural Roots & Chris Jones – Avenue HQ, Jeff City
Mar 25 - BMAI festival with Bluegrass Blondies in Bloomfield
Apr 1 - Rhonda Vincent & the Rage in Knoxville, IA
Apr 15 - Bluegrass Benefit Show for Uncle Howard – Cannon Dam Opry house, hwy 19 in Perry, Mo. The location, sound, and performances are donated including Rhonda Vincent & the Rage, Clay Hess Band, Bluegrass Martins, Rural Roots, Pou Annua, Blue Steel Rail, Missouri River Band
Apr 28 – Special Consensus & Bluegrass Martins – Avenue HQ, Jeff City
Listing of weekly, monthly, and yearly recurring jam sessions open to the public.
Most bluegrass sessions are acoustic-only please, with country western sessions
having some electric instruments. All are very friendly with mixed levels of
experience and styles.
Bluegrass Events, Festivals, Country Opries, Music Shows, and Bands showcasing some of the best
talent in the greater Kansas City area. And all year long, you can always find bluegrass
venues every weekend around Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, and Arkansas.
Listing of publicly available audio files, tablatures, sheet music, song lists with keys,
and artists songs, from around the web. Most content is old-time, traditional tunes that
span generations and continents. And music stores that specialize in stringed instruments.