Bluegrass on the radio

Doug Drown
Mon Nov 7 13:47:06 EST 2005

Bluegrass is a uniquely Southern term, but Cape Breton fiddle music comes
close to it as a musical genre, and the last time I was there (late '90s) it
was ubiquitous on the radio.  Nova Scotia has a rich culture of country
music with a Gaelic flair.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Garrett Wollman" <>
To: "Dan Strassberg" <>
Cc: <>
Sent: Monday, November 07, 2005 12:35 PM
Subject: Bluegrass on the radio

> <<On Mon, 7 Nov 2005 12:19:31 -0500, "Dan Strassberg"
<> said:
> > Is WPAQ still on AM (740, IIRC) in Mt Airy NC?
> You betcha.  (Oops.  I don't think they're into bluegrass all that
> much in Minnesota.  What's the appropriate Southernism?)
> Scott and I were there a few years ago and forwent the opportunity to
> stop by and visit.  While we were parked next to the studios, someone
> else drove up and it turned out to be one of the local old-timers
> showing up to play some live music on air.
> -GAWollman

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