Bryan Releases Six New Performances with Mike Marshall!

Mon, 04/02/2012 - 12:33pm
Written by Lisa

Bryan releases six new exclusive performances with Mike Marshall! Watch them jam on guitar and mandolin here.

Mike Releases Six New Performances with Bryan Sutton!

Mon, 04/02/2012 - 12:20pm
Written by Lisa

Mike releases six new exclusive performances with Bryan Sutton! Watch them jam on mandolin and guitar at the links here: "Watson's Blues" Version 1"Watson's Blues" Version 2"Ragtime Annie""Jerusalem Ridge""Cherokee Shuffle""Tennessee Waltz"

Tony Releases Three New Banjo Lessons!

Mon, 04/02/2012 - 11:40am
Written by Lisa

Tony releases three new basic, intermediate, and advanced banjo lessons! Watch them here.

Bryan Releases Over 50 New Guitar Lessons!

Fri, 03/30/2012 - 11:51am
Written by Lisa

Bryan releases over 50 new basic, intermediate, and advanced guitar lessons! Click here for the list!

Our Teachers Remember Earl

Thu, 03/29/2012 - 4:15pm
Written by Lisa


Tony, Mike, Darol, Bryan, Missy & Andy share how Earl Scruggs changed their music. Read the complete tribute on


Tony Trischka's Tributes to Earl Scruggs

Thu, 03/29/2012 - 11:24am
Written by Lisa


To hear Tony Trischka's tributes to legendary father of bluegrass banjo Earl Scruggs, tune in to NPR's On Point and All Things Considered as well as Al Jazeera News Hour from Washington, D.C. tonight at 7 p.m. EST.

ArtistWorks Student Survey 2012: We Need Your Help!

Fri, 03/23/2012 - 12:24pm
Written by Lisa

[[wysiwyg_imageupload:33:]]We're always working to make the service better here at the Academy of Bluegrass.  We're offering a $25 visa gift card to the first 50 people that complete our 10 minute survey.  So what are you waiting for? 


Mike Marshall featured on Mandolin Cafe: Vintage Mandolins

Mon, 03/19/2012 - 9:47am
Written by Lisa


[[wysiwyg_imageupload:23:height=80,width=120]]Thinking about buying a vintage mandolin to jumpstart your Video Exchanges? Mike Marshall shared which mandolin inspires him the most on

Can you guess which model Mike prefers?


What do Shakespeare and bluegrass have in common?

Thu, 03/15/2012 - 10:54am
Written by Lisa


This summer, Tony Trischka and Steve Martin will interpret Shakespeare's "As You Like It" as they like it: on the banjo.