Bluegrass by the Bay

Bluegrass by the Bay (BBB) is the bi-monthly publication of the Northern California Bluegrass Society. BBB provides reviews and articles about shows, venues, recordings, artists, and upcoming bluegrass events. NCBS provides issues of BBB to NCBS members each month and makes it available at society-sponsored events. To receive the BBB, join NCBS. NCBS members who have registered on the website can find back issues online in the Members Area.

Submissions

Your contributions to the BBB are welcomed. The deadline is the 10th of the month for the next month’s issue.

Digital

Text must be either ASCII text or Microsoft Word documents.
Artwork can be *.tiff, *.jpeg, *.gif, or *.pdf format.

Digital submissions are accepted by (email) bluegrassbythebay (at) gmail (dot) com.

Paper

We accept manuscript, original photos and camera-ready artwork.

Mail paper submissions to:
Bluegrass By the Bay c/o NCBS
PO Box 390846
Mountain View, CA 94039-0846

Advertising

Advertising in Bluegrass by the Bay is a great way to reach the members of the local bluegrass scene. The deadline for placing ad is the 15th of the month preceding the desired publication date. Our rates are:

Size Rate
Full Page $100
Half Page $60
Quarter Page $30
Business Card $20

To pay with PayPal, fill out this form:

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(enter month & year, for example June 2009,
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To pay by check, use the same address as for submissions (see above).

News

NCBS Board Of Directors Candidate Statements Due June 1

bglogoThe annual election for the Northern California Bluegrass Society Board Of Directors will be held at the Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival at Bolado Park in Tres Pinos on Saturday, August 10, 2013, 10:00am-5:00pm and by mail.

Candidate Statements are due to (Nancie Barker) nanciebar (at) msn (dot) com, co-editor of Bluegrass By The Bay magazine, by June 1, 2013, for publication in the July-August issue.

Statements are limited to 100 words and submission of a picture is optional. Information: (408) 782-5044.

Bluegrass By The Bay Magazine Current Issue Now On This Website

The November/December issue of Bluegrass By The Bay magazine is now available in the members-only section of this website for Northern California Bluegrass Society Members who have chosen the PDF version of the publication. The printed/mailed issue will be out shortly.

NCBS Annual Elections Coming Up — Candidate Statements Due May 4

bglogoThe annual election for the Northern California Bluegrass Society Board Of Directors will be held at the Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival at Bolado Park in Tres Pinos on Saturday, August 11, 2012, 10:00am-5:00pm and by mail.

Candidate Statements are due to (Nancie Barker) nanciebar (at) msn (dot) com, co-editor of Bluegrass By The Bay magazine, by May 4, 2012, for publication in the July-August issue.

Statements are limited to 100 words and submission of a picture is optional. Information: (408) 782-5044.

Bluegrass By The Bay Returns To Publication This Month

The Northern California Bluegrass Society magazine Bluegrass By The Bay will return later this month after a short hiatus. It will be sent to NCBS Members in either printed/mailed or PDF/electronic delivery formats. The new BBB editors are Brenda Hough and Nancie Barker.

Summer BBB Now Online

The summer issue of our quarterly newsletter, Bluegrass By The Bay, is now online in our Members Area. If you’re not an NCBS member, join us to get the newsletter either online in PDF format or by mail.