Nashville 2016 BMA Band Lineup

Aug. 03, 2015

Johnny and Jeanette Williams

Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers

The Bluegrass Brothers

Mountain Faith


Marty Raybon & Full Circle

The Farm Hands

Steve Gulley and New Pinnacle

Feller & Hill

Trinity River


Michael Cleveland and Flamekepper

Little Roy & Lizzy

Moron Brothers

Danny Paisley & Southern Grass

Band of Ruhks

Special Consensus

Punches Family

Lindsey Family- 2015 IBC Winners

Jimmy Fortune

Joe Isaacs & Isaacs Family

Rhonda Vincent & The Rage


More Bands to be added

Jefferson City Midwest 2016 BMA Band Lineup

January 8-9, 2016

Aug. 03, 2015

Trinity River Band

The Moron Brothers

Rhonda Vincent & The Rage – Friday and Saturday

Collins Brothers

The Farm Hands – 2 shows Saturday

Punches Family


Bruce Punches- MC


Friday 10pm Atrium Jam session with Rhonda Vincent and the Rage

Saturday 7pm Awards Show hosted by Rhonda Vincent and The Rage


Check website for Final Lineup

SPBGMA's Preservation

Hall of Greats Inductees 2015:

Tim Graves

May 29, 2015

"Tim didn't just hear the SOUND of the dobro, he heard the CALL of it. Early on, Tim knew that he had found more than just an instrument of self expression. He had found a partner.  For Tim Graves, the resophonic guitar is his brush to paint on life's canvas, his skeleton key to the world's door, and his constant companion on the journey of life. Now, 40 years later, the journey has brought him here." — Read More



View Past Inductees

2015 SPBGMA Festival Guide Revision

March 29, 2015

Lonesome River Band Page 14 of the 2015 Festival Guide contact information should read:

Laura Mainer
P.O. Box 5346
Johnson City, TN  37602



International Band Registration Agreement Download Form

June 25, 2014


Sheraton Exhibitors Diagram Download Form

June 24, 2013


McGavock's Ballroom Exhibitors Form Download Form

June 24, 2013


Bluegrass Band Competition General Rules & Regulations Download


SPBGMA's Definitions and By-Laws Download

Oct 04, 2011



Nov 15, 2012


International Association of Judges Bluegrass Band Competition Score Sheet Download

Nov 01, 2013

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