Happy 100th Birthday To Bill Monroe, Born September 13, 1911
The Northern California Bluegrass Society joins the rest of the known bluegrass world in celebrating the 100th Birthday of Bill Monroe, The Father of Bluegrass Music, on September 13, 2011. There are celebrations aplenty. Here are two of note:
Bill Monroe Birthday Tribute with Laurie Lewis & Friends (Tom Rozum, Kathy Kallick, Butch Waller, Chad Manning, Patrick Sauber, Henry Warde, Molly Tuttle, Keith Little, David Thom, Luke Abbott, and more). September 13 & 14, Freight & Salvage, Berkeley.
Bill Monroe 100th Birthday Celebration with All Active Members of the Bluegrass Hall of Fame (Ralph Stanley, Earl Scruggs, J. D. Crowe, Curly Seckler, Bobby Osborne, Everett Lilly, Jesse McReynolds, The Lewis Family, Rodney Dillard, Melvin Goins, Paul Williams, Bill Clifton, Tom Gray, Eddie Adcock, plus other performers). September 12-14, International Bluegrass Music Museum, Owensboro, KY.