Bluegrass Underground

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Bluegrass Underground
Genre Music[1]
Created by Todd Mayo
Directed by James Yockey
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 5
No. of episodes 36
Executive producer(s) Todd Mayo/Todd Jarrell
Producer(s) Todd Jarrell/Todd Mayo
Cinematography TNDV
Editor(s) Todd Jarrell
Running time 30 minutes
Production company(s) Todd Squared, LLC
Original network PBS
Original release 2011 – present
External links

Bluegrass Underground is a monthly musical event hosted in Cumberland Caverns since 2008. In 2011, it became a nationally syndicated television show airing on PBS.[1] The program also airs weekly on the AM radio station WSM.[2]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Bluegrass Underground season two was awarded four Emmys (Mid-South) for Best Entertainment Program, Best Director/Program, Excellence in Audio, and Excellence in Lighting Design. That season's series was also Emmy-nominated for Best Photography/Program and Technical Achievement.[citation needed]

Bluegrass Underground Season One won the Emmy (Mid-South) for Lighting Design and in addition was nominated for EMMYs in the categories of Best Arts Program, Excellence in Audio, Best Photography/Program, and Technical Achievement. Bluegrass Underground Season One also was awarded by Cine Golden Eagle Award for professional non-fiction in spring 2012.[3] It received a Telly Silver Award that same year.[4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "PBS Arts Gallery." PBS. [1] Accessed 28/12/2012.
  2. ^ "Bluegrass Underground." WSM Online. Gaylord Entertainment, 2012. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-01-19. Retrieved 2012-12-29.  Accessed 29/12/2012.
  3. ^ "Spring 2012 CINE Golden Eagle Award Recipients." CINE Golden Eagle Award Recipients. [2][permanent dead link] Accessed 29/12/2012.
  4. ^ "Film/Video Silver Winners." Telly Awards. The Telly Awards, 2012. [3] Accessed 29/12/12.