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Watch Billy Strings Perform “Dust In A Baggie” At The Grand Ole Opry

In March, up-and-coming guitar prodigy Billy Strings made his debut at Nashville, TN’s historic Country music radio program, The Grand Ole Opry. The evening also saw brief performances by Alison Krauss, Old Crow Medicine Show, Brandon Lay, Smithfield, Gary Mule Deer, Jesse McReynolds and more. by SAM BERENSON View the full article

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Why Guitarist Billy Strings Is the Bluegrass Star You Don’t Want to Miss

26-year-old phenom is testing age-old boundaries with head-thrashing live shows. Watching guitarist Billy Strings onstage is akin to observing a hummingbird in its natural state. Strings’ fingers zoom up and down the fretboard of his acoustic in an intricate and calculated frenzy. The scene may appear haphazard at first, but he’s in complete control, determinedly […]

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Billy Strings Bourbon and Beyond Interview

Although Billy is no Rock ‘n Roller or Metalhead, seeing him live might make you think he might have missed his calling.  He is a legit guitarist who displays the style, speed, and bravado of any lead guitarist in a major rock or metal band, but instead, he harnesses that talent and infuses it into […]

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Billy Strings and His Father’s Martin D-93

Preston Thompson Guitars sat down with guitarist, songwriter, and Thompson Guitars endorser Billy Strings in 2017 in Bend, Oregon, while Billy and his band were in town for a show. Billy told the story of his father having to make the decision to sell his prized Martin D-93 guitar in order to pay for his family’s […]

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‘Billy Strings’ brings progressive bluegrass to Opera House

Billy Strings, the stage name for William Apostol, returns with his band to the Opera House Friday, Sept. 28, in a performance that mixes high-octane bluegrass with bits of acoustic psychedelia and other sounds that push the boundaries of tradition. by Bill Livick Unified Newspaper Group View the full article

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Billy Strings Adds 2018 Late Winter Tour Dates

Today, Billy Strings has added dates to his upcoming winter tour. The young guitar prodigy taking the bluegrass world by storm will kick things off on December 13th in Martinsville, Virginia, followed up with shows in Baltimore and Philadelphia on the 14th and 15th, respectively. From there, Billy Strings heads up to Stratton, Virginia, on December 16th […]

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Bluegrass phenom Billy Strings stays humble as star continues to rise

A lot has been written about Michigan-bred bluegrass guitarist Billy Strings, aka William Apostol, especially since his rise to national prominence and all that touring — crissscrossing the country with his eye-popping musicianship and top-drawer bandmates. But one thing that doesn’t always come across in print and radio interviews is the down-to-earth humility and gratitude […]

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