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President Kevin Slick says he's got a surprise for you....
Join CBMS for the Round UP and Awards Ceremony Sunday, during Mid-winter
Why do birds sing in the A.M.?
Jan Peterson talks about sound and why birds sing in the morning.
Doris Gray interviews graphic designer Bone Doggie for Pow'r Pickin'
Bluegrass Community Shows Up
Travis Lawson talks about the upcoming "We Got Your Back, Brian" fundraiser, taking place Sunday, November 5.
Brian Jung suffered a spinal cord injury last summer and is receiving a lot of help from his musical friends.
Veta Gumber talks radio
See what's happening on the airwaves
Follow the Fox
! Our newest CBMS band
We will post a classic video each month, well, because we can (in this electronic format).
Sell your beats online at ReverbNation.com
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Pickin' in the Grand Valley
Veta Gumber talks about what's going on in her neck of the woods
We've got your back, Brian!
Travis Lawson talk about the awesome community of bluegrass musicians that make up the Colorado music scene.
On the Northern Beat
Jan Peterson is obsesses with the science of sound. Read his article about rhyme and earworms.....
Buckner Scholarship Application deadline nears
Apply for the Buck Buckner scholarship for next year's RockyGrass Academy
Here is a list of upcoming concerts, festivals and other happenings in Colorado
Are you a member band of CBMS? Make sure you look up CBMS bands for booking your next gig.
CBMS Band Schedule
Check out the gigs booked by our Colorado Bluegrass music Society bands through ReverbNation
CBMS Business Members
We have members representing venues, music lessons, marketers, etc. Please consider using CBMS members for the services you require
Meet the writers at Pow'r Pickin'
We have a lot of talented writers sharing their perspectives in the pages of the magazine. If you would like to write for Pow'r Pickin', please contact
Meet this Year's Directors
Each year at MidWinter's Bluegrass Festival, CBMS holds its annual meeting and elects the volunteer board of directors
Past Issues of Pow'r Pickin'
We have two years worth of our monthly Pow'r Pickin' magazine online for you
FOR SALE by owner
1994 Rich & Taylor banjo - JD Crowe Signature model
Banjo is currently on consignment - See or inquire at
Larry’s Guitar Shop, 508 5th Ave, Longmont, CO
Photos and contact info can be found at:
Pow'r Pickin' is the official publication of the Colorado Bluegrass Music Society •November 2017 •
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