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  1. Chance encounter leads local man to stage time with legendary musicianRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette

    Bluegrass icon Dr. Ralph Stanley welcomed the Kings Mountain man to his band for a show at the Don Gibson Theatre in Shelby on April 11. HERE'S HOW IT HAPPENED: Spence, 35, was picking with some friends at Shelby Music Center that day, just like any other Saturday afternoon. He said Stanley's fiddle player walked in and listened to the music.

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  2. Jeff Austin Band takes 'jamgrass' sound to Fall River May 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SouthCoastToday.com

    The second I hear that ol' mountain twang - whether in a Ralph Stanley classic, a Neil Young B-side or anything in between - my soul does a little dance. I instinctively turn the volume up.

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  3. Lauren Daley a " Spotlight Fall River: Jeff Austin Band brings 'jamgrass' sound to Fall River on May 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The second I hear that ol' mountain twang - whether in a Ralph Stanley classic, a Neil Young B-side or anything in between - my soul does a little dance. I instinctively turn the volume up.

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  4. Lil John's gig revives old memories for musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Burlington Times News

    ... and Collie collaborated on the first single, "Coal Mining Man," which features a cameo from the legendary Dr. Ralph Stanley. "Don has been friends with Dr. Ralph Stanley since he was a little kid," Smith said. "Don and his dad went to Stanley's ...

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  5. Catching up with The Gibson BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Excuse me for a minute while I put the cart way in front of the horse, but after listening to the Gibson Brothers pay tribute on their latest CD to a long list of brother acts that preceded them in bluegrass and country music - Carter and Ralph Stanley, Bobby and Sonny Osborne, Jim and Jesse McReynolds, Ira and Charlie Louvin, the Blue Sky Boys and others - it occurred to me that Eric and Leigh Gibson have earned the right to be mentioned in the same breath with them. In fact, if it all ended tomorrow and there were no more songs, no more CDs, no more shows, the body of work created by two upstate New York farm boys and a handful of friends would one day merit them a spot in IBMA's Hall of Fame.

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  6. Lincoln Theatre "Song of the Mountains" ReorganizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Cybergrass

    ... organization, owns the Song of the Mountains program, which has featured such performers as Doc Watson, Dr. Ralph Stanley, J.D. Crowe, and Doyle Lawson during its ten years of production. Genres have included bluegrass, old time, Americana, and ...

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  7. Steve Martin, Steep Canyon Rangers Join Huck Finn Jubilee LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Cybergrass

    ... across local, regional, and national Grammy nominated and award-winning bands, includes: Thursday, June 11 Dr. Ralph Stanley with family & friends featuring Nathan Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys will be joining the campground Friday, June 12 ...

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  8. "Song of the Mountains" Says Goodbye to Host Tim WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Cybergrass

    ... "Song of the Mountains" has featured many popular regional and national artists, including Tom T. Hall, Dr. Ralph Stanley, Jimmy Fortune, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage, Kathy Mattea and more. White was also credited with attracting sponsors. It is not ... 15 comments

  9. Toronto's Jayme Stone adds clawhammer banjo to eclectic soundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Globe and Mail

    ... of course, made a point of listening closely to such masters of the instrument as the Seegers (Pete and Mike), Ralph Stanley, Butch Robins and Earl Scruggs. "That was my initial 'in,' " he recalled in a telephone interview the other day en route to ...

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  10. Nathan Stanley Hits the Road in Support of Latest AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Cybergrass

    Award-winning Bluegrass singer/songwriter and television personality, Nathan Stanley is hitting the road with the Clinch Mountain Boys to bring their signature mountain sound to audiences across North America. He will be bringing some very special guests at select shows, including his Grandfather, the legendary Dr. Ralph Stanley, plus Country chart-topper T. Graham Brown and Grand Ole Opry regular Bobby Osborne.

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  11. Mars to welcome bluegrass legend Dr. Ralph StanleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Effingham Herald

    When legends come to mind there is one star that shines above them all that is none other than the country and bluegrass icon Dr. Ralph Stanley. For over six decades Ralph Stanley has become one of the most influential artists of all time.

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  12. With Niall at the heart of bluegrass country: updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    ... party on the first night for Niall's new album Working on love , and on Wednesday there's an excursion to the Ralph Stanley Museum at Clintwood, VA, and the Birthplace of Country Music Museum at Bristol, TN. On Thursday 1 Oct. the party moves to ...

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  13. Will T. Scott stopping in Bell Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... performer with a career spanning over 30 years, performing with everyone from John Fogerty and Alan Jackson to Ralph Stanley and J.D. Crowe. The tour kicked off in Ashland on April 27 and winds up in Hazard on April 29. A full itinerary is posted ...

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  14. Ralph Stanley on The Late ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Among the many luminaries trouping to New York to pay tribute to David Letterman as he prepares to retire from television is Dr. Ralph Stanley, who is scheduled to appear on The Late Show, Thursday, April 30. "I'm very honored that I was asked to appear on one of Letterman's last shows. I've watched his program down through the years and I've enjoyed his work.

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  15. Stagecoach brings country to Coachella siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... The themes: Nine-year-old Stagecoach has featured various genres of country music since the Eagles and Ralph Stanley played there in 2008. But the blues-based component took on greater emphasis with performers such as ZZ Top, Gregg Allman, Eric ...

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  16. Eric Church, Amy Grant and...Richard Nixon? Nashville's Famous Venues and First PerformersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... Inn. Although the performance space tends to host relatively obscure artists, it has also welcomed genre icon Ralph Stanley and popular player Gillian Welch over the years. A sextet of relative unknowns-Red Smith, Bird Lee Smith, Jim Bornstein, Bob ...

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  17. Band of Ruhks video coming soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Fresh off the success of their debut album , Band of Ruhks is putting the finishing touches on a music video for the first single, Coal Mining Man . Bassist and vocalist Ronnie Bowman tells us that they have already shot footage of Ralph Stanley, who kicks off the song on the album, and spent this past Monday shooting performance segments at Nashville's Northstar Studios.

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  18. Bluegrass legend Ralph Stanley, grandson at Juanita'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Arkansas Online

    After having been a bluegrass legend as well as a family patriarch, Ralph Stanley, 88, is still leading the charge, and right by his side is his 22-year-old grandson, Nathan Stanley, who is as dedicated to keeping bluegrass alive as his beloved 'Papaw.'

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  19. Folk Soul Revival at Historic Carter Family Fold SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Cybergrass

    ... adults, $1 for children 6 to11, under age 6 free. Folk Soul has shared the stage with Jesse McReynolds, Dr. Ralph Stanley, Goose Creek Symphony, and many others. The Blue Plum Festival, Floydfest, and Rhythm and and Roots are some of the festivals ...

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  20. Old Settler's Music Festival PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Austin Chronicle

    "I'm not as snobby as what some people refer to as 'grassholes' those who can't stand anything outside of Ralph Stanley or Bill Monroe."

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