I first tasted country style biscuits when Vernon took me down to meet his family in Maryland. His mom, Beth, made the BEST! She didn’t measure either; she’d take a handful of this and a pinch of that… Continue reading
One of our Appalachian Grass gigs took us down to Dundalk, MD to play at the Sandpiper Inn, a local hotspot for bluegrass. At that time, band personnel included Vernon, me, my brother Andy on bass, Dwight McCall on… Continue reading
Appalachian Opry Memories from
Famous Old Time Music Company Wapakoneta, OH
Thinking back over my years with Vernon and Famous Old Time Music Company, one of the things I have enjoyed most was hosting the Appalachian Opry at the… Continue reading
Vernon has always been serious about his bluegrass music. While still a kid, Vernon went to work for Nick Trifelous, a family friend, helping Nick strip cars for junk. Vernon scrounged up an old car radio and… Continue reading
As an undergraduate, I majored in clinical psychology. I planned to become a therapist and help people work out their problems and live better, happier lives. Laudable goal, huh?
In pursuit of that end, I signed up to… Continue reading
Vernon McIntyre, Junior
The Grand Opening Celebration started out with a jam session in the backroom.
When that room got too packed to move, jammers repaired to the front porch and kept picking.
Making the most of… Continue reading
Owned by Vernon McIntyre, local bluegrass legend, Famous Old Time Music Company is hosting a Grand Opening celebration August 31, 2019. Located at 1196 Ross Millville Rd, the new store specializes in all things bluegrass: new and vintage instruments, accessories,… Continue reading
Concert for a Cause
I met John of John Brown Flooring as a result of a waterline break at the house last February. The water completely destroyed our newly installed laminate flooring and our Cincinnati Insurance Company agent suggested we… Continue reading
Join us at the Possum Saloon May 18, 2019 for an evening of bluegrass; 23903 Stateline Rd., Bright, Indiana 47025. Showtime is 8pm and admission is free. The freshly renovated Possum Saloon features weekly entertainment and first class wings, hoagies… Continue reading