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  1. Larry Sparks - 50 years of bluegrass musicRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... played with them in the fall of 1964. When Carter Stanley passed away on December 1, 1966, Larry Sparks became Ralph Stanley's lead vocalist and guitar player. While with Ralph Stanley, Larry Sparks recorded the original versions of modern bluegrass ...


  2. NewTown Signs with Moonstruck ManagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Cybergrass

    NewTown has inked a new business relationship with Moonstruck Management, the booking and management firm that handles stellar bluegrass acts including Dr. Ralph Stanley, Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out and Lonesome River Band. The dynamic NewTown band from Lexington, KY is led by gifted fiddler and singer, Kati Penn-Williams and husband, Jr. Williams.


  3. Pray For Rain - Blue MafiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... to old classics. A couple of others, I'm Lonesome Without You , and All I Ever Loved Was You - both from the Ralph Stanley canon - get a sincere reading, as does the J.D. Crowe classic, Born To Be With You, and Goble and Drumm's I'd Like To Be A ...


  4. A gift from the birthday boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    Thanks to Bluegrass Today for a reminder that today is the 88th birthday of Dr Ralph Stanley . A good occasion, perhaps, to order a copy of Dr Ralph's own story Man of constant sorrow: my life and times , and/or Gary B. Reid 's The music of the Stanley Brothers .


  5. Ralph Stanley is 88 years youngRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Bluegrass Blog

    Today is a special day in bluegrass music, the 88th birthday of the great Ralph Stanley . And with 68 years of touring behind him, what will he be doing to celebrate? Ralph will be taking his Clinch Mountain Boys to Nashville for two nights on the Grand Ole Opry this weekend.


  6. beatlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    ... interrupted by rapper ODB, who upstaged her with a rant about his clothes. Today's Birthdays: Country singer Ralph Stanley is 88. CBS newsman Bob Schieffer is 78. Actress Diane Baker is 77. Actress Karen Grassle ("Little House on the Prairie") is ...


  7. Virginia Legislature recognizes Bill JenkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... of Fame, alongside artists like Wayne Newton, Bruce Hornsby, Pearl Bailey, Mac Wiseman, the Carter Family, Ralph Stanley, the Statler Brothers, Jim & Jesse, Ernest Stoneman, and Patsy Cline. and heritage of the Commonwealth by playing traditional ...


  8. Band to Watch: Wood & WireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Austin Monthly

    ... Fill in the blank: Wood & Wire sounds like "John Hartford, Del McCoury Band, Bela Fleck, Tony Rice, Dr. Ralph Stanley and Jimmy Martin" Why should people come see a live performance? "Our live show chemistry is one of our strong suits. Consistent, ...


  9. Band of the Week: The Hawk OwlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | New Jersey Herald

    ... bought me a banjo when I was 10 and I picked it up within a few months, along with a ton of Earl Scruggs, Ralph Stanley and Don Reno tapes and records. Mandolin came at about 11 when my Mom bought me one from an old antique store. I was already ...


  10. Music For The Mountain Bluegrass: Music For The Mountain Bluegrass - Show #38 - 2-19-15, Segment 1Read the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... Time (break) ROBERT EARL KEEN - Footprints In The Snow - Happy Prisoner: The Bluegrass Sessions - Dualtone (Ralph Stanley ID for Music for the Mountain) RALPH STANLEY & RALPH STANLEY II - Are You Waiting Just For Me - Side By Side - Rebel DANIEL ...


  11. Huck Finn Jubilee Bluegrass Music Festival Tickets on Sale February 17Read the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | PRWeb

    ... 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 in the campground. Friday, June 12 - 9am to 11pm ...


  12. Hot Tickets: R. Kelly, Florida Georgia Line, Huck Finn Jubilee passes going on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... celebration of bluegrass is back in Ontario Thursday, June 11-Sunday, June 14, with performances from Dr. Ralph Stanley, Del McCoury, Steep Canyon Rangers, Greensky Bluegrass and more. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 17 at huckfinn.com . ...


  13. Jim LauderdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | River Front Times

    ... rock & roll circles but retaining his dignified, twangy charms regardless of the medium. His output with Dr. Ralph Stanley has won him two Grammy awards, and in the past few years Lauderdale has sung and written alongside such talents as Elvis ...


  14. Dixie Hall RememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... with whom she lived for six years. During that period she befriended bluegrass artists the Goins Brothers, Ralph Stanley, Bill Clifton, Bill Monroe, Stringbean and his wife, Estelle, and country music stars Patsy Cline and Dottie West, as well as ...


  15. Uncle Dave Days has $1.2 million economic impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Murfreesboro Post

    With the sounds of Slim Chance's old-time music still hanging in the air, Uncle Dave Macon Days organizers announced leadership changes for the July 10-12 festival and a lineup with legendary Ralph Stanley with word that it brings $1.2 million annually to local coffers. Stanley, considered a godfather of bluegrass and the festival's Heritage Award winner this year, and The Steel Drivers, the Trailblazer Award winner, will play full sets along with Russell Moore and IIIrd Tyme Out, the Hogslop String Band and Larry Cordle, who will perform on Sunday evening, representing a change in the tradition of ending the festival with the Gospel Showcase on Sunday.


  16. McCabe's Guitar ShopRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | LA Weekly

    Wander through the gee-tars and other stringed things in this one-of-a-kind li'l shrine to live music. The music store opened in 1958 and has been hosting concerts in its back room since the late 1960s, featuring such stellar performers as Lucinda Williams, Sun Ra, They Might Be Giants, Gil Scott-Heron, Ralph Stanley, Linda Ronstadt, Neil Innes, Les Paul, Hubert Selby, Jackie DeShannon, Ali Farka Toure, Tom Waits, Linda & Richard Thompson, Alex Chilton and Emmylou Harris, among many others.


  17. Fiddle Me This: Tiverton Rocks Out to Bluegrass and Murder BalladsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... . Eriksen is known for creating a hardcore Americana sound and has recorded with artists including Jack White, Ralph Stanley, Elvis Costello and more. Tickets are $15 in advance and $18 at the door. Those who attend can bring their own beer and food.


  18. Rambling Rooks are now Band of RuhksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... Collie called Coal Minin' Man . The song starts out with an a cappella rendering of the melody by the great Ralph Stanley, and Ronnie was stoked about that. We're working on a music video for that song, and instead of trying to get him to mouth the ...


  19. Band of Ruhks to Release Debut Self-Titled Album This MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Cybergrass

    Originating from a successful Lonesome River Band reunion in 2010, the band's self-titled, self-produced debut album is scheduled for release on March 17 through 101 Ranch Records. The album's lead single, "Coal Minin' Man," features bluegrass legend Dr. Ralph Stanley.


  20. Ricky Skaggs, Kentucky Thunder to headline bluegrass concert in FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | WMBF

    ... at the Florence Civic Center Box Office, Ticketmaster.com , or by phone at (800) 745-3000. In addition, Dr. Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys, bluegrass/gospel family group The Whites, the youthful new grass group The Barefoot Movement, and ...