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2015 IBMA Award Nominees Announced!

Nominees for the 2015 International Bluegrass Music Awards were announced today at a press conference in Nashville, Tennessee, with Balsam Range, Hot Rize, The Del McCoury Band, The Earls of Leicester, and The Gibson Brothers nominated for the prestigious Entertainer of the Year award.

The Gibson Brothers to Host IBMA Awards Show!

"Eric and I are honored and excited to be hosting the IBMA awards this fall,” said Leigh Gibson, who will host along with his brother Eric. “When we got the call asking for our participation it bowled us over. I was filled with a warm sense of pride and accomplishment quickly followed by fear. What will I wear? Should I grow out my bangs? Will they expect Eric to talk?..."

Paul J. Schiminger named Executive Director for the IBMA

The International Bluegrass Music Association’s Board of Directors announced that Paul J. Schiminger has been selected as the organization’s Executive Director. Schiminger’s expected start date is June 1

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