Carolina Blue is pleased to announce the exclusive video premiere of I Hear Bluegrass Calling Me on The Bluegrass Situation. The video, co-produced with Corey Johnson, pays a visual homage to many of the band’s music heroes, and is available today. “I Hear Bluegrass Calling Me” is the title track of the band’s latest album on Pinecastle Records.

Carolina Blue is nominated for three International Bluegrass Music Associtation (IBMA) awards including Album of the Year, New Artist of the Year, and Instrumental Recording of the Year for “Fried Taters and Onions,” a tune written by their banjo player, James McDowell. These are the first IBMA nominations for Carolina Blue who formed in 2007 by Timmy Jones(mandolin) and Bobby Powell (guitar). The band also includes Reese Combs (bass) and 2018 IBMA Momentum Award winner Aynsley Porchak(fiddle). For more information on Carolina Blue, visit

Watch “I Hear Bluegrass Calling Me”