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  1. Bean Blossom 2015 - Day 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... and his unique style of "Swampgrass" began their two-day stint at Bean Blossom. For those not familiar, if Ralph Stanley and Merle Haggard lived next door to the Duck Dynasty gang, Swampgrass would be the style of music that would have emerged. ...

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  2. McCabe's tapes to be housed at UNC Chapel HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... Folklife Collection for archival and preservation. Among the performances on these tapes are sets from Ralph Stanley, Bill Monroe, Doc & Merle Watson, Mike Seeger, Jean Ritchie, Merle Travis and many others. Steve Weiss, curator of SFC, says that ...

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  3. Bluegrass at The Liberty ShowcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... shows already booked for this year. For a Grand Opening on July 18, Dewey and Leslie have hired the boss man, Ralph Stanley with all his Clinch Mountain Boys who will perform two shows at 4:00 and 8:00 p.m. There will be a formal ribbon cutting at ...

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  4. Adams County Banjo on Radio VelvetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... show will be the five string banjo and its progenitors in bluegrass music like Earl Scruggs, Don Reno and Ralph Stanley, up to and including today's top players like Ron Stewart, Joe Mullins, Rob McCoury, and (hopefully) Tom Adams. Vocal and ...

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  5. A legend comes to Burlington: Bluegrass great Dr. Ralph Stanley plans DeweyFest showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Burlington Times News

    "Ralph Stanley has fans of all genres of music - from rock and heavy metal to bluegrass and country," said Nathan Stanley, his grandson and a member of the Clinch Mountain Boys. "People of all walks of life love Ralph Stanley."

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  6. The Banjo Song from Jussi SyrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... Banjo Signal from Don Reno, Black Jack for J.D. Crowe, Whoa Mule for Raymond Fairchild, and Fling Ding for Ralph Stanley. Tauri's Keith tuners also get a workout on this one. Jussi even includes an admonition to those who might be tempted to "water ...

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  7. A legend comes to Burlington: Bluegrass great Dr. Ralph Stanley plans DeweyFest showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Burlington Times News

    Legendary Led Zeppelin rocker Robert Plant is among Dr. Ralph Stanley's many fans. "Ralph Stanley has fans of all genres of music - from rock and heavy metal to bluegrass and country," said Nathan Stanley, his grandson and a member of the Clinch Mountain Boys.

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  8. Bean Blossom 2015 - Day 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... sing any song from the Quicksilver catalog and nail it, no easy feat. The evening was wrapped up with Ralph Stanley II, joined by Dr. Ralph Stanley. Ralph II has really grown into his own as performer, and his band delivered the classic Stanley ...

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  9. The Green Grass Hooley Boys: gigs on 4 July weekendRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    Thanks to a valued correspondent for this press release: New bluegrass band The Green Grass Hooley Boys play their first weekend of bluegrass on 4 and 5 July in the following venues . The band play a huge array of bluegrass from the likes of Doc Watson, Bill Monroe, Dr Ralph Stanley, Flatt & Scruggs, to name just a few.

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  10. One-man play centers on life of Carter StanleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Coalfield.com

    ... Stanley" will begin at 7 p.m. Ticket cost is $10. Stanley, with his brother, famed Appalachian performer Ralph Stanley, fronted a bluegrass-styled band from 1946 until his untimely passing at the age of 41 in 1966, notes a press release about the ...

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  11. OntarioONTARIO: Greensky Bluegrass picks some rockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... has started to change its musical direction as well, inviting not only traditional bluegrass artists such as Ralph Stanley, but also featuring performers that border on jam, including Sunday night headliners Leftover Salmon.. Yes, Greensky Bluegrass ...

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  12. Nathan Stanley to Southern Belle BookingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... God as the source of his talents, he has truly been blessed Carrying on the Legacy of his grandfather, Dr. Ralph Stanley, he has made a name for himself while staying true to his iconic heritage. Having Nathan Stanley perform at your event would be ...

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

    May 29, 2015 | 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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  14. Jeff Austin Band takes 'jamgrass' sound to Fall River May 28Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | 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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  15. Lauren Daley a " Spotlight Fall River: Jeff Austin Band brings 'jamgrass' sound to Fall River on May 28Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | 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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  16. Lil John's gig revives old memories for musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | 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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  17. Catching up with The Gibson BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | 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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  18. Lincoln Theatre "Song of the Mountains" ReorganizationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | 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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  19. Steve Martin, Steep Canyon Rangers Join Huck Finn Jubilee LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | 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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  20. "Song of the Mountains" Says Goodbye to Host Tim WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | 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 ... 24 comments