Lonesome River Band - Old Lonesome, Welcome Back - Video
The Rivertown Bluegrass Society of Conway, SC, county seat of Horry County, offers many of the sorts of events and design for their monthly meetings that represent good local practice. They showcase local and regional bands with the occasional national band, cooperate well with other bluegrass associations in the region, provide plenty of jamming, and create a welcoming environment. The Grand Strand, from Georgetown SC across the North Carolina border to Calabash comprises a length of over sixty miles and a permanent population in excess of 100,000 along with, perhaps millions of touring visitors. The region has a long history of bluegrass music and hosts two major indoor festivals. While there's significant competition for the entertainment dollar, Rivertown, located in Conway, offers a strong program which will continue to attract bluegrass fans for strong musical performances and opportunities to jam. Check out one of their monthly meetings if you're in the area.