NO GRASS LIMIT LATEST NEWS

No Grass Limit is honored to win 7 of 13 nominations for the 41st Annual SPBGMA Bluegrass Music Awards Mid-West Convention Jefferson City, MO.

Bluegrass Songwriter of the Year - Sandi Millar

Bluegrass Album of the Year -“Originals” – No Grass Limit – Universe Unlimited

Guitar Performer of the Year - Clint Birtzer

Mandolin Performer of the Year - Chuck Millar

Banjo Performer of the Year - Mike Hedding

Bluegrass Band of the Year (Contemporary) - No Grass Limit

Vocal Group of the Year - No Grass Limit

No Grass Limit gets nominated for 13 awards for the 41st Annual SPBGMA Bluegrass Music Awards Mid-West Convention Jefferson City, MO.

Bluegrass Songwriter of the Year - Sandi Millar

Bluegrass Album of the Year -“Originals” – No Grass Limit – Universe Unlimited

Guitar Performer of the Year - Clint Birtzer

Mandolin Performer of the Year - Chuck Millar

Banjo Performer of the Year - Mike Hedding

Fiddle Performer of the Year - Chuck Millar

Female Vocalist of the Year (Contemporary) - Sandi Millar

Male Vocalist of the Year (Contemporary) - Chuck Millar

Male Vocalist of the Year (Traditional) - Clint Birtzer

Bluegrass Band of the Year (Contemporary) - No Grass Limit

Vocal Group of the Year - No Grass Limit

Instrumental Group of the Year - No Grass Limit

Entertainer of the Year - Chuck Millar

The MN Bluegrass Association was also nominated

 Bluegrass Promoter of the Year - Minnesota Bluegrass & Old Time Association (Jed Malishke)

No Grass Limit releases new all original album recorded in Nashville with Grammy Award Winner Randy Kohrs!!!  

http://www.nograsslimit.com/store.html 

Chuck and Sandi Millar host songwriters workshop for MBOTMA Winter Weekend

http://www.minnesotabluegrass.org/winter-bluegrass-weekend.html 

NGL plays Lake Festival and hosts workshops

http://www.lakesbluegrassfestival.com/ 

NGL plays MBOTMA Weekend

http://minnesotabluegrass.org/index.php?contentID=640

Grass Seed 2 for MBOTMA - Chuck Millar from No Grass Limit

http://minnesotabluegrass.org/index.php?contentID=643

This year the Grass Seeds faculty will be local favorites, The High 48‘s plus young fiddler, Catie Jo Pidel. Everyone loved them so much last year, we asked them back. Catie Jo will return as an additional fiddle teacher. Multi instrumentalist Chuck Millar from No Grass Limit will be teaching GS2. The energy and enthusiasm of these two is incredible and infectious, they are perfect for this group. Instruction is offered on fiddle, guitar, banjo, mandolin, bass and dobro in both groups.

No Grass Limit plays Moose Lake Kids Program sponsored by: MBOTMA (Minnesota Bluegrass and Old Time Music Association

http://minnesotabluegrass.org/index.php?contentID=561

No Grass Limit plays Moose Lake Concert sponsored by: MBOTMA (Minnesota Bluegrass and Old Time Music Association

http://minnesotabluegrass.org/index.php?contentID=561

No Grass Limit plays Bemidji Concert sponsored by: MBOTMA (Minnesota Bluegrass and Old Time Music Association

http://minnesotabluegrass.org/index.php?contentID=561

No Grass Limit plays the Historic Ironwood Theatre, Ironwood Michigan

http://www.ironwoodtheatre.net/

No Grass Limit plays the Queen of the Mississippi - 5 shows

http://usarivercruises.com/2011-southern-and-midwest-specials-including-mississippi-river/?kw=queen%20of%20the%20mississippi&gclid=CM-NxaDI7bMCFYVFMgodYyAAmg

No Grass Limit interviewed on Sirius Satellite Radio with Chris Jones from Chris Jones and The Nightdrivers http://www.siriusxm.com/ http://chrisjonesmusic.com/blog/chris-jones-the-nightdrivers

Earl Park, IN - Chuck and Sandi from No Grass Limit

http://www.earlparkfestival.com/Events/Bluegrass.html 

Lakes Bluegrass Festival

http://lakesbluegrassfestival.com/

Chuck Millar from No Grass Limit helps teach 4 workshops

Jam Camp MBOTMA - Chuck Millar from No Grass Limit

http://minnesotabluegrass.org/index.php?contentID=809

BLUEGRASS JAM CAMP WITH CHRIS JONES & THE NIGHTDRIVERS

Tue-Thur August 7th through 9th, Just prior to the MBOTMA Festival

Chris Jones & The Nightdrivers will be the bluegrass faculty for the 2012 pre-festival bluegrass jamcamp at the Minnesota Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Festival at El Rancho Mañana near Richmond MN. Chris Jones (guitar), Ned Luberecki (banjo), Mark Stoffel (mandolin), and Jon Weisberger (bass) will host this three-day bluegrass instructional camp for intermediate to advanced players. Chuck Millar from No Grass Limit will join them as fiddle instructor. This is a great way to start a great festival weekend, and will include individual instrument instruction plus group playing and harmony singing dynamics. Camp begins on Tuesday August 7th (6PM) through Thursday August 9th, 2012. $95 registration fee before July 15th, $120 after that date. Pre-registration is advised as class size is limited to 12 students per instructor. For questions or to register call 800-635-3037 or email to info@minnesotabluegrass.org.

NGL plays MBOTMA festival

http://minnesotabluegrass.org/index.php?contentID=804

The Minnesota Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Festival,

at El Rancho Mañana Campground near Cold Spring MN.

Friday 11:40am

Mandolin (Bluegrass) Workshops. Level A on Friday at 2:00 PM with Chuck Millar (No Grass Limit) and on Saturday at 4:00 PM with Brian Wicklund (The Barley Jacks). Level B on Friday at 2:00 PM with Chris Jones and on Saturday at 4:00 PM with Bruce Bernhart (The Fishheads).http://minnesotabluegrass.org/index.php?contentID=806

Banjo (Bluegrass) Workshops. Level A on Friday at 1:00 PM with Ned Luberecki (The Nightdrivers) and on Friday at 6:00 PM with Anthony Ihrig (Almost Acoustic Ensemble). Level B on Friday at 1:00 PM with Brian Ford (The Fishheads) and on Friday at 6:00 PM with Graham Sones (No Grass Limit).http://minnesotabluegrass.org/index.php?contentID=806

NGL plays Legends and Logging Festival

http://www.parkrapids.com/events/legendsloggingfestival.htm

No Grass Limit is a new and up and coming bluegrass band with over 100 years of musical experience. With original tunes of tales, life lessons, and love, No Grass Limit truly sets themselves apart from any bluegrass band. And, for all you traditional bluegrassers out there, fear not, they will definitely play the songs you know and love.

Park Rapids, MN

Saturday 11:00am - 1:00PM

NGL plays MBOTMA festival

http://minnesotabluegrass.org/index.php?contentID=804

The Minnesota Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Festival,

at El Rancho Mañana Campground near Cold Spring MN.

Saturday 6:50

Chuck and Sandi from NGL plays Corndays, Long Lake, MN with The Frets

http://www.corndays.com/schedule.html

Chuck and Sandi from NGL plays Tour De Tonka, Long Lake, MN

http://www.minnetonka.k12.mn.us/tourdetonka/Pages/default.aspx

NGL plays Wine in the Woods, Manitowish Waters, WI

http://67.20.89.125/calendar-of-events/icalrepeat.detail/2012/07/13/928/-/YjIzNGQ0MDJiNjMwZmNlYjM1YzQ4YTIxZjgwODBjMjM=.html

Enjoy wine, dinner featuring famous barbeque from the Lazy Ace, and a concert by Chuck & Sandi, a soulful and entertaining duet based in Minnesota.  Wine in the Woods is one of the Center’s premier fundraising events! The evening features fine wines from Trig's Cellar 70 plus hors d'ouevres by The Wine Barn.  Cork raffles for exquisite vintage wines and prizes and spin the Party Wheel for special surprises!

NGL play 7 shows in 10 days in Manitowish Waters, WI

Friday - Wine in the Woods music 6:00 - 8:00 PM http://67.20.89.125/calendar-of-events/icalrepeat.detail/2012/07/13/928/-/YjIzNGQ0MDJiNjMwZmNlYjM1YzQ4YTIxZjgwODBjMjM=.html

Saturday 8:00 - 10:00 PM- The Pea Patch http://www.thepeapatch.com/

Thursday 6:00 - 8:00 - The Blue Bayou http://www.bluebayouinn.com/

Friday 4:00 - 7:00 - Greer’s Pier http://www.greerspier.com/

Friday 8:00 - 10:00 The Pea Patch http://www.thepeapatch.com/

Saturday 8:00 - 12:00 Private Party

Sunday 4:00 - 6:00 Music in the Park http://www.manitowishwaters.org/component/mtree/attractions/music-in-the-park.html

Chuck and Sandi from NGL play with The Frets, Music in the Park, WI

http://www.manitowishwaters.org/component/mtree/attractions/music-in-the-park.html

NGL plays Mcnally Smith College with Monroe Crossing

http://www.mcnallysmith.edu/

NGL hosts Jam at River Falls Roots and Music Festival

http://www.riverfallsbluegrass.com/

NGL plays MBOTMA Winter Weekend

http://minnesotabluegrass.org/index.php?contentID=640

Grass Seed 2 for MBOTMA - Chuck Millar

http://minnesotabluegrass.org/index.php?contentID=643

This year the Grass Seeds faculty will be local favorites, The High 48‘s plus young fiddler, Catie Jo Pidel. Everyone loved them so much last year, we asked them back. Catie Jo will return as an additional fiddle teacher. Multi instrumentalists Ryan Kimm and Chuck Millar will be teaching GS2. The energy and enthusiasm of these two is incredible and infectious, they are perfect for this group. Instruction is offered on fiddle, guitar, banjo, mandolin, bass and dobro in both groups.