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Live review: 20th annual Folks Festival @ Planet Bluegrass Ranch

A smart mix of young blood (like Jenny Lewis, pictured above) and legends such as Richard Thompson and John Prine ushered the 20th annual Folks Festival into its first three-day sellout year. Photo by Candace Horgan, denverpost.com/reverb.

Live review: 20th annual Folks Festival @ Planet Bluegrass Ranch



Telluride Bluegrass Festival @ Telluride Town Park

[photopress:the_duhks.jpg,full,pp_image] The Duhks perform at the 35th annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival. Photos by Reverb contributor Nathan Rist. Telluride’s 35th annual Bluegrass Festival (technically the “Bluegrass and Country Music Festival”) took place Thursday through Sunday last week at Telluride Town Park, uniting a host of folk, rock, country and roots performers like Ricky Skaggs and Bruce Hornsby, Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova (a.k.a. The Swell Season), Ryan Adams & the Cardinals, Yonder Mountain String Band and many others. The festival is renowned for its gorgeous mountain […]