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Buffalo Bluegrass notes August 2020

Well, it’s been a heck of a spring and summer so far.Virtually every Bluegrass festival and music festival since March has been canceled. Countless gigs have been postponed and we went into quarantine. But...

Bluegrass Roundup May 2020

By Mark Panfil Hello friends of bluegrass and live music in general in the Buffalo area. Well, it’s been a month since I last wrote for the JAM. Now as I write this, I...

Bluegrass Roundup April 2020

Well, I have to say I didn’t see this coming. Probably most of us didn’t. I had all kinds of exciting bluegrass shows coming to Buffalo in April 2020. Well, not any more. So...

Dixieland Night

So, Mark takes the fifth string off his five string banjo once a month to play traditional jazz, mostly Dixieland. It’s a change of pace and a lot of fun. Come check it out...

Local Bluegrass Memories

ATTENTION: New Photos just added! in Dec of 2018! A brief history of Bluegrass Music in Western New York By Mark Panfil and Rick Falkowski (and many of you) Chapter 1- 1950’s to 1983...

Learn more about the Bluegrass Music Foundation

The Foundation For Bluegrass Music donates money to exciting programs all over the US and internationally to encourage young people to play bluegrass music. Click the video below to hear about it. The website...