R.I.P. Earl Scruggs, Banjo Legend and Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Regular

Earl Scruggs, the North Carolina-born banjo legend who was a regular at…

    Wed Mar 28th, 2012 4:50pm By Ian S. Port

Live Review, 2/19/12: Warren Hellman Public Celebration Brings Emmylou Harris, Old Crow Medicine Show and More to Ocean Beach

Warren Hellman Public Celebration February 19, 2012 Ocean Beach Better than: Watching…

    Mon Feb 20th, 2012 9:06am By Sam Prestianni

Warren Hellman Tribute Concert Planned for Feb. 19 at Ocean Beach

Some weeks ago, we told you about a concert planned to honor…

    Tue Feb 14th, 2012 10:21am By Ian S. Port

Warren Hellman Tribute Concert Will Feature Emmylou Harris, Steve Earle, Buddy Miller, Gillian Welch, and More

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass founder Warren Hellman passed away at the end of…

    Tue Jan 24th, 2012 3:30am By Ian S. Port

R.I.P. Warren Hellman, Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Founder and Eccentric Banjo Player

Warren Hellman, the billionaire banjo-picker and eccentric who founded the free Hardly…

    Mon Dec 19th, 2011 12:24pm By Ian S. Port

Warren Hellman, Founder of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival, Dies

The indelible Warren Hellman, founder of the popular Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival…

    Mon Dec 19th, 2011 8:25am By Erin Sherbert

Sizzle & Fizzle: Highs and Lows from the Last Week in S.F. Music

Sizzle Hardly Strictly Bluegrass made another case for itself as the king…

    Wed Oct 5th, 2011 4:00am By SF Weekly Staff

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass: Merle Haggard Rocks! (Slideshow)

I'm not one for festivals of any sort — or any event…

    Mon Oct 3rd, 2011 10:00am By Erin Sherbert

Suzanne Took Us Down

The last time we saw the all-male a capella Leonard Cohen choir,…

    Wed Sep 28th, 2011 4:00am By Hiya Swanhuyser

R.I.P. Hazel Dickens, American Legend, Feminist Folk Singer, and Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Fixture

Hazel Dickens, a bluegrass singer who played every Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival…

    Fri Apr 22nd, 2011 1:09pm By Ian S. Port