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  1. Halloween Bluegrass Songs by No Grass LimitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Cybergrass

    ... stage with The Lonesome River Band, Del McCoury, Sierra Hull, Jim Van Cleve, Alison Krauss, Michael Cleveland, Ralph Stanley, Claire Lynch, Josh Williams, Chris Jones and The Night Drivers, The Nashville Bluegrass Band, Mountain Heart, Special ...


  2. Ralph Stanley Inducted As Fellow Of American Academy Of Arts And SciencesRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | WENN Blog

    Country music legend Ralph Stanley has been honoured for his career achievements with an induction into the prestigious American Academy of Arts and Sciences in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The 87-year-old Country Music Hall of Fame member added another accolade to his name on Saturday when he was formally inducted as a fellow of the prestigious honorary society that recognises achievement in the natural sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities.


  3. Second Story Garage: The Larry Keel ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Colorado Daily

    ... on bass and Will Lee on banjo. Lee is the son of Ricky Lee, the guitarist from the band led by the legendary Ralph Stanley. The Larry Keel Experience flew into Denver International Airport from Lexington, Va., and drove straight to the Garage. Then ...


  4. American Academy of Arts & Sciences to Honor Dr. Ralph StanleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Cybergrass

    Trailblazing musician Dr. Ralph Stanley has been elected a fellow in the humanities and arts category of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in a class that also includes actor and director Al Pacino, novelists John Irving and Annie Proulx, Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Jules Feiffer, former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich and oceanographer and discoverer of the Titanic, Robert Ballard, among others. Dr. Stanley will be honored in a ceremony taking place Saturday, October 11, 2014.


  5. Ralph Stanley sings as much for those now gone as for those still hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Nashville Scene

    Ralph Stanley tried to retire last year, but it didn't take. Indeed, even when he first broke the news in the spring of 2013, it was accompanied by the announcement of an extended farewell tour that was to last until this December, and it was only weeks after that tour began that Stanley confessed that he'd changed his mind.


  6. Nathan Stanley Wins 'Bluegrass Album of the Year' Dove AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Cybergrass

    And the winner is...Nathan Stanley!!! Last night at the prestigious Gospel Music Association's annual Dove awards, Nathan Stanley was awarded "Bluegrass Album of the Year" for his 2014 release Every Mile. Every Mile, produced by Terry Thompson, features collaborations with Vince Gill on "Hand in Hand with Jesus," a duet with his legendary grandfather Dr. Ralph Stanley, along with Sonya Isaacs Yeary & Becky Isaacs Bowman, Jeff & Sheri Easter, T. Graham Brown & Judy Marshall, Jeff Bates, Wes Hampton, and Adam Crabb.


  7. Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers' Release "Another Day From Life"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Cybergrass

    ... father Marvin Davis has also written hits for 40 years, including "Bootleg John," which was made popular by Ralph Stanley in the 1970s. "It's actually a hillbilly wedding song," says Joe Mullins, "but it says nothing about shotguns, sisters or ...


  8. Hardly Strictly Bluegrass: 12 top picks for the festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Inside Bay Area

    JOHN DAVISSON/ASSOCIATED PRESS ARCHIVES San Francisco singer-songwriter-guitarist Thao Nguyen and her band the Get Down Stay Down bring their distinct Americana sound to Hardly Strictly Bluegrass on Friday. It starts with returning longtime favorites -- Emmylou Harris, Ralph Stanley, Steve Earle and Robert Earl Keen -- and then just goes crazy good.


  9. The Oly Mountain Boys Concept Box Set Album ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Cybergrass

    ... bluegrass and they sing a lot of the songs written by Bill Monroe and the other pioneers of bluegrass: Ralph Stanley, Don Reno, Jimmy Martin, Earl Scruggs. They wanted to draw on the history of the place they're from the way they did when they wrote ...


  10. Outer Banks Bluegrass Festival 2014: Balsam Range to performRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... or collaborated with the likes of Porter Wagner, Sam Bush, Merle Haggard, Doyle Lawson, Ricky Skaggs and Ralph Stanley, among many others. Balsam Range currently holds the title for the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) Album of the ...


  11. Eddie Adcock receives the 2014 Steve Martin prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... with the Gentlemen from 1957 until 1970, showcasing his mix of a roll style that took much from the playing of Ralph Stanley, with elements of Don Reno's guitaristic approach, and his own modified Travis or Atkins fingerpicking style for banjo. ...


  12. Ralph Stanley to open Center Stage LIVE! seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Legendary bluegrass artist Ralph Stanley & the Clinch Mountain Boys will open the 2014-2015 Center Stage LIVE! performing arts season on Sept. 19 at The Center for Rural Development in Somerset.


  13. WCC monthly Bluegrass and Old-Time Jamboree approachingRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | Southwest Times

    ... out of the hymnal or a song from their own pen, their music is alive. The trio has shared the stage with Ralph Stanley, Taj Mahal, Ricky Skaggs, and the Carolina Chocolate Drops. Rich in Tradition will perform from 7-8 p.m. and the South Carolina ...


  14. Finding your zone without fisticuffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... Trucker's Home on interstate 55 in Illinois." "Barry" - banjo: "I usually hold my banjo and do an imitation of Ralph Stanley imitating Regis Philbin. I'm pretty bad at imitations, so it doesn't sound like much anyway, but it seems to put my mind at ...


  15. Bluegrass legend coming to StrandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Capital Weekly

    Tickets are on sale now for Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys, in Farewell Tour concert at the Strand Theatre Thursday, Oct. 23, at 7:30 p.m. Ralph Stanley, considered the patriarch of traditional and bluegrass music, has performed continually since 1946 and has recorded more than 170 albums.


  16. The Evening Blues - 8-29-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... and a friendly, peaceful, supportive place for people to interact. Evening folks! I'm off tonight checking out Ralph Stanley and a bunch of other bluegrass groups. Please enjoy the photos! The election is over, it's a new year and it's time to work ...


  17. Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival Salem County FairgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... world, along with many talented regional and local artists. This year's outstanding artist roster includes Dr. Ralph Stanley, Rhonda Vincent, Suzy Bogguss, the Lonesome River Band and more. Founded in 1972, the Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival is ...


  18. Queen of Bluegrass Rhonda Vincent will mix it up at 43rd Delaware Valley Bluegrass FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... with this genre has proven successful for the festival in the past. The festival features bluegrass pioneer Ralph Stanley - perfect for those looking for that traditional sound - and Suzy Boggus, a country star whose "heart is really into tradtional ...


  19. Dr. Ralph Stanley Signs With Vector ManagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Cybergrass

    Nashville, TN -- Musical titan Dr. Ralph Stanley has signed to Vector Management for career management, joining a roster that includes some of the most iconic musicians, chefs and public figures in the world.


  20. Ralph Stanley coming home to Delaware-born bluegrass festRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | The News Journal

    Ralph Stanley coming home to Delaware-born bluegrass fest The bluegrass hero will perform Friday night at the Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival, which runs through Sunday.