Kentucky Opry http://wkms.org en Bluegrass Grammy Nominee James King Plays Draffenville http://wkms.org/post/bluegrass-grammy-nominee-james-king-plays-draffenville <p>This year's Grammy nominations for Best Bluegrass Album include "Three Chords and the Truth" along with projects by The Boxcars, Dailey &amp; Vincent, Della Mae, and Del McCoury Band.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Writing for the CD release of "Three Chords and the Truth," Randy Pitts recalls hearing James King for the first time in 1992 in </span>Owensboro<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and describes him as a "stocky ex-Marine whose voice bowled me over." Kate speaks with King:</span></p><p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 17:20:47 +0000 Kate Lochte 38082 at http://wkms.org Bluegrass Grammy Nominee James King Plays Draffenville Bluegrass Benefit for Tony Williams http://wkms.org/post/bluegrass-benefit-tony-williams <p>There’s a Bluegrass Benefit Friday night, November 1. &nbsp;A life-threatening infection put Jackson Purchase Friends of Bluegrass’s Tony Williams in Vanderbilt hospital for a month and a half. &nbsp;Tony’s home and better now. &nbsp; His award-winning guitarist and vocalist son Josh Williams dropped in on Music from the Front Porch with Mark Welch last Saturday to talk about the benefit.</p><p> Thu, 01 Nov 2012 22:25:17 +0000 Mark Welch 23999 at http://wkms.org Bluegrass Benefit for Tony Williams