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Two IMA Nominations for Free Dirt Artists!

Two IMA Nominations for Free Dirt Artists!

Happy days! Our artists have been nominated in two categories by the Independent Music Awards...

"Best Bluegrass Album" // Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves - "s/t"


"Best Alt Country Album" // Jake La Botz - "They're Coming for Me"


Free Dirt Artists Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge Receive Grammy Nomination

Free Dirt Artists Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge Receive Grammy Nomination

Free Dirt Records artists Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge received a Grammy nomination in the category of Best Contemporary Instrumental Album for Mount Royal during Tuesday’s announcement by the Recording Academy. This is the label’s first Grammy nomination. The 60th Annual Grammy Awards will take place in New York City’s Madison Square Garden on Jan 28 and be broadcast live on CBS.

Mount Royal, the second full-length album from virtuosic guitar duo Julian Lage & Chris Eldridge, is a testament to the visceral power of incredible musicianship and true creative collaboration. Produced by Gabe Witcher (one of Eldridge’s fellow...