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Lakes Bluegrass Festival band receives Grammy nomination


Special Consensus, three-time performer at the Lakes Bluegrass Festival (LBF) in Pine River, recently was nominated for a Grammy Award for its album “Scratch Gravel Road.” The 55th Grammy Award show is scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 10. Special Consensus played in Pine River in 2005, 2008 and 2012.

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