IBMA 2012 Instrumental Group of the Year The Boxcars among performances
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
On the next edition of Jubilee, recorded live at the 2012 International Bluegrass Music Association Fan Fest in Nashville, three acts take the stage: IBMA 2012 Instrumental Group of the Year The Boxcars, rising star Skip Cherryholmes and his band, and first-generation family group The Chapmans. The program premieres Tuesday, June 25 at 8/7 pm on KET and Saturday, June 29 at 11/10 pm on KET2.
The Boxcars is a quintet made up of members who have been part of well-known bluegrass groups, such as Alison Krauss & Union Station, J.D. Crowe & The New South, Blue Moon Rising and others. The group is the IBMA 2012 Instrumental Group of the Year, and in 2011, the band was named the IBMA Instrumental Group of the Year and Emerging Artist of the Year.
The Skip Cherryholmes Quintet is a bluegrass band out of Raleigh, N.C., that is led by Cherryholmes, a five-time Grammy nominee and the 2005 IBMA Entertainer of the Year.
Based out of Ozark, Mo., members of The Chapmans perform a mix of Americana, bluegrass and acoustic country music that appeals to audiences of all ages. In 2002, the family band won the IBMA Emerging Artist of the Year award.
After airing, each episode is available to watch online.