DelFest 2018 Adds Greensky Bluegrass, David Grisman’s Dawg Trio, Infamous Stringdusters, & More

first_imgAfter announcing its initial lineup in mid-December, DelFest has just announced a number of additions to its 2018 lineup. Additions to DelFest 2018, which will take place from May 24th through 27th at Cumberland, Maryland’s Allegany County Fairgrounds, include Greensky Bluegrass, The Dawg Trio with David Grisman, Danny Barnes, & Sam Grisman, Richard Thompson, The Infamous Stringdusters, Mandolin Orange, The California Honeydrops, Horseshoes & Hand Grenades, The New Orleans Suspects, Grass Is Dead, and more.These artists join a bill with The Del McCoury Band, The Travelin’ McCourys, The Bluegrass Congress (featuring The Del McCoury Band, David Grisman, Ricky Skaggs, Sam Bush, Bela Fleck, Jerry Douglas, Bryan Sutton, and Stuart Duncan), Old Crow Medicine Show, Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, Sam Bush, The Jerry Douglas Band, The Wood Brothers, Fruition, and others.You can take a look at the fully updated lineup below, and head over to the event’s website for more information and ticketing.last_img read more

Four proposals to change Senior Hurling Championship structure

first_imgTipperary GAA delegates travel to Croke Park tomorrow for Special Congress, where proposed changes to the Senior Hurling Championship structure will be debated.The Ard Comhairle’s motion would see a round robin system in both Munster and Leinster – with the top two teams contesting the Provincial Finals.The winners go into the All Ireland semi final, with the runners up and third place teams qualifying for the Quarter Finals. Photo © Tipp FM Cork are proposing to retain the provincial championships in their current format, but following the Round 1 qualifier, the last 8 teams in the All Ireland series participate in a round robin – similar to the football championship.Dublin’s proposal is similar to the status quo – they wish to amend the current All Ireland qualifier series to allow the four winners from the Round Robin to progress to the All Ireland Quarter Finals where they’ll meet the four provincial finalists.County Board Secretary Tim Floyd explains Tipperary’s proposal…last_img read more